St Lucia home hits the market for first time in 25 years

first_imgThe floorplan of 12 Fifth Ave, St Lucia The home has polished wooden floors.When the Reeds moved in to the 12 Fifth Avenue home they were the youngest on the street.“The neighbours were mostly original owners who would tell us about the history like the dirt road that had once been the street,” he said. “It has been gradually taken up by younger families and we feel like a link to the past, present and future.”More from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 2019Polished wooden floors flow throughout the three-bedroom home, with two bedrooms running down the right side of the home, and an open-plan living and dining area to the left. The master bedroom looks out on the poolTowards the back of the home is the master suite, which looks out toward the pool.Mr Reed said he and his wife spend most of their time relaxing outdoors.“About eight months of every year we spend outside on the veranda by the pool,” he said.“It’s just magic.” One of the bedrooms was used by the Reeds as a study.Mr Reed said in the early years they were taken aback by the ferocity of Queensland summer storms.“We didn’t understand the intensity of the rain in Queensland and you would get vertical rivers here,” he said.“We’ve put in four more downpipes to collect water into the tanks.”The Reeds said they were downsizing and looking forward to a sea change. The home at 12 Fifth Ave, St Lucia, is for sale.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 3:17Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -3:17 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels576p576p480p480p256p256p228p228pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenMichelle Hele’s May market wrap03:17KEN and Robyn Reed are leaving their beloved St Lucia home after a quarter of a century.They moved there from Canberra to work for the Department of Primary Industries, now known as the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, and chose the home because it was close by.“We opened up the inside of the house to make it sort of open plan, changed the entrance and added a kitchen, bathroom and bedroom at the back.”last_img read more

Sports today: Buhler wins Wellington tennis quad; WHS volleyball splits in Winfield; sports schedules…

first_imgFootball Friday! All games 7 p.m.Wellington at Goddard.Udall at A&A at Argonia.Belle Plaine at Cheney.Central/Burden at Caldwell.Conway Springs Bluestem.Sunrise Academy at Oxford.South Haven at Norwich. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow – The Wellington varsity tennis team placed third in the varsity quadrangular tournament held at Sellers Park, Tuesday. Conway Springs placed second. Also, the Wellington High School volleyball team split in Winfield Tuesday. Plus sports schedules….Buhler won the Wellington tennis quad with 25 points. Conway Springs had 18, Wellington 13 and Goddard Eisenhower 4.Both Wellington doubles teams went 2-1 and finished second losing in tiebreakers against the first place teams.In No. 1 singles, Dietra Sober placed third going 1-2 for the day. Noelle Wright, at No. 2 singles, got sick and had to injury default one of her matches.There was no stopping Conway Spring’s Heather Koester, who finished first going 3-0 for the day in No. 1 singles. She never lost a set, sweeping all three of her opponents 8-0. Kalie Jones placed second in No. 2 singles, winning two of three.The individual scores for Wellington and Conway Springs are as follows: No. 1 singles: Wellington – Dietra Sober lost to Koester, CS, 8-0; defeated Williams, Goddard Ike 8-4; lost to Badgett, Buhler 8-4.C. Springs – Koester defeated Sober 8-0, defeated Badgett 8-0, defeated Williams 8-4. No. 2 singles: Wellington – Noelle Wright lost to Kalie Jones, CS, 8-5; lost to Terry, GI, 8-4; lost to Nini Nguyen, Buhler by injury default.C. Springs – Jones defeated Wright 8-5; lost to Nguyen 8-6; defeated Terry 8-6.No. 1 doubles: Wellington – Kelsey Whaley-Peyton Adams defeated Pauly-Finstad, CS 8-5; defeated Dohmeier-Watson, GI 8-0; lost to Nachtiger-Steffen, Buhler 8-7 (7-3).C. Springs – Brittany Pauly – Kiana Finstad lost to Whaley-Adams 8-5, lost to Nachtiger-Steffan 8-3, defeated Dohmeier-Watson, GI 8-3.No. 2 doubles: Wellington – Maggie Fink – Madi Adams defeated Tiffany Wilson – Ashley O’Neal, CS 8-2; lost to Kendrick-Wiehl, Buhler 8-7(7-4); and defeated Stutzman-Daugherty, GI 8-3.C. Springs – Tiffany Wilson – Ashley O’Neal lost to Fink-Adams 8-2, lost to Kendrick-Wiehl, Buhler 8-0; and defeated Stutzman-Daugherty, GI 8-3.•••••WHS volleyball team split…The Wellington volleyball girls split at Winfield in a triangular on Tuesday.They started out with Rosé Hill.  After a slow start the girls got it together and played a much better match the second game.  They were defeated by the Rockets 25-10, 25-15.The Crusaders bounced back with fire and fight against Winfield.  The Crusaders defeated Winfield 25-15 and 25-8.“They played very scrappy and picked up a lot of balls,” said Cherity Elder, Wellington head girls volleyball coach. “ Abby Goodrum got to some volleyballs that seemed nearly impossible to get to.  They continue with their .500 record and are now 4-4 on the season!”•••••Area sports schedule…center_img Thursday, Sept. 5Wellington Middle SchoolFootball – Mulvane, home: 7th – 5 p.m., 8th – 6:30 p.m.Volleyball – Mulvane, home: 7th – 5 p.m., 8th – 6 p.m.Girls tennis – Goddard Eisenhower, home, 3 p.m.last_img read more

Watford goalkeeper joins Kilmarnock on season-long loan

first_imgBachmann, a former Austria youth international, is yet to play for the Hornets since joining a year ago but has previously had spells on loan at Wrexham, Ross County and Bury.He is the fourth player brought in by manager Steve Clarke this summer, following Stuart Findlay, Mikael Ndjoli and Ross Millen through the door.“It’s a bit of a change, and I’m looking forward to starting playing,” Bachmann told the club’s official website.“It’s a bit of a difference but it looks nice and green around here and I’m sure I will settle quickly. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade targets targets LATEST Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January IN DEMAND LATEST TRANSFER NEWS moving on We are delighted to announce the signing of @DBachmann1 on a season-long loan deal from @WatfordFC✍️ #WeAreKillie— Kilmarnock FC (@OfficialKillie) August 8, 2018“I just need to get used to the Scottish accent!“It’s very different for me, but it’s quite funny and I’m getting used to it.“I’ve enjoyed the first couple of training sessions and I’m looking forward to the rest of the season.“The biggest part is to play and help the team do well and finish as high as we can this season.” RANKED Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ center_img Bachmann is yet to play for Watford 1 The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti REVEALED Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Kilmarnock have secured the signing of goalkeeper Daniel Bachmann on a season-long loan.The 24-year-old has joined for the entire 2018-19 season from Watford and will compete with Jamie MacDonald for the number-one spot. LIVING THE DREAM Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summerlast_img read more