It could be a mob of kangaroos or a tedium of golfers that you spy from the back deck of 127 Brookwater Drive.Darren and Leanne Goode first saw this Dwyer Quality Home on a canal estate while they were living on Bribie Island.Deciding to move to the mainland for work, they rented in Springfield Lakes while they built an almost identical house at 127 Brookwater Drive, overlooking the 18th Fairway of the Brookwater Golf and Country Club. Renovated three years ago the kitchen includes a giant island bench.“We totally refurbished the kitchen and opened it up by putting a window in looking out on to the pool. >>>FOLLOW THE COURIER-MAIL REAL ESTATE TEAM ON FACEBOOK<<< The renovated ensuite has been fully tiled and complements the adjoining dressing room. “The house has worked brilliantly for our family,” he said.“It’s one of the largest blocks in Brookwater.” If you want to view this property, contact the agent for an inspection. It is on the market for offers over $1.1m. SEE WHAT ELSE IS FOR SALE IN BROOKWATER This 10m x 4m saltwater pool is visible from the kitchen and living areas.“We replaced the cupboards and brought in an island bench that is one great big piece of quartz.“It took five of us to carry it in.”The most recent work this year has been to fully renovate the ensuite off the master bedroom. The four bedrooms upstairs include the master bedroom with views of the pool, gardens and Fairway.More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020Upstairs is the master suite with ensuite, walk-in wardrobe and a balcony that has since been enclosed.“It was a timber deck that was open and we just found like any outside area that it gets dirty and we weren’t really using it, so we closed that in and made it into a sun room or retreat,” he said.The floors are a mixture of New Guinea oak wood, tiles, and carpets, while a sunken lounge is centrally located in the main void of the house. The kitchen was renovated three years ago, and the family have put lighting and landscaping around the 10m x 4m saltwater pool. One of the largest blocks in the Brookwater community, 127 Brookwater Drive looks over the 18th Fairway of the Brookwater Golf and Country Club.THE morning rituals of kangaroos and early bird golfers can be studied from the backyard of this large 1100sq m block which is being brought to market for the first time since it was built 12 years ago. The Goode’s have raised three boys at Brookwater, with each having their own bedroom that opens on to a living area with a separate bathroom and toilet.
The Sports Minister Hon Mahama Ayariga, on the authority of the president John Mahama, has appointed an 11 member committee with 6 ambassadors to serve as Ghana’s bid committee to ensure the nation wins the right to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.The Committee and ambassadors’ work will end after CAF announces the host of the AFCON 2017 in January 2015. The Committee members are; Ernest Thompson, the Chairman, who also doubles as the Director of SNNIT, Abedi Pele, the vice Chairman, Fred Crentsil – GFA Vice President, Randy Abbey, Herbert Mensah (Football Administrator and businessman), Dr. Nyaho Nyaho Tamakloe, Lepowura MND Jawula, Nana Sam Brew Butler (All former GFA Chairmen), Alex Mould (CEO of GNPC), Rex Danquah, the secretary, who also doubles as a Consultant and Sports Expert and Alhaji Abdulai Yakubu, the Chief Director of the Ministry of Youth and Sports).The Ambassadors are ex-Black Stars players Stephen Appiah, Tony Yeboah Tony Baffoe, Ibrahim Sunday, Abdul Razak and former WBC Featherweight champion, Azumah Nelson.