First DOG FREE to enjoy Coochie with you up to a max of three just clean up prior to leaving (there is a small additional clean fee for chemicals and 2 or 3 dogs are $10 each/night). There is a secure fenced area for your favourite pet who also has off leash access to main beach.
Standard booking is up to 5 beds. Bookings are available for an additional cost per person per night to a total of 9 people. There are 2 Queen beds, Bunk consisting of Double and single + one fold out sofa bed.
Easy walk to Coochie Resort if you are attending a wedding or want to eat out.
Recent reno to wet areas now offers you two toilets and two wash areas with access directly from new outside shower through laundry, great for family coordination and coming back from beach. Rest of house has comfortable lived in feel that still needs a bit of a paint and kitchen cabinets doors not perfect. Most guests feel at home like we do when we visit and it can be locked up for a while so if a stray cob web freaks you out don't book. We do get a cleaner to do another quick pass prior to entry and pest treatment always up to date.
The 600 m2 block next door is part of the property offering so feel free to play cricket etc.
Coochiemudlo Island (Coochie) is waiting to entertain you with it's 4km of white sandy beaches uniquely positioned North, South and East and all within walking distance from this pet friendly holiday home. Check the wind direction and pick a beach for the day – awesome!
Casual entry via the wheelchair friendly ramp to screened veranda with BBQ, ceiling fan and views across lawn and concrete street to the forest. Your split system air conditioned getaway stay offers: 3 x bedrooms (built-ins), large kitchen and dining area, spacious lounge opening onto veranda, separate toilet, shower and bathroom and ceiling fans .
This holiday home is fully furnished with those little 'extras' to make your stay more comfortable and only 1 street back from the main beach, shop and jetty. Just bring your favourite toys, rods, linen (pillows/doonas), towels and golf clubs and enjoy a weekend break or a family holiday.
Low traffic concreted road at front - great for kids on scooters and plenty of space to park a boat if you bring one. BBQ is s/steel hood on secured deck with fan overhead.
You and your pooches will love the outdoor shower to wash sand off.
Hard to believe that all this is less than 40km drive from Brisbane or Gold Coast and a smooth 8 min ferry ride from Victoria Point. Ferry leaving the modern terminal every 30mins starting from 5:15am weekdays and 6:30am on weekends and runs until 11:00pm each night. Adult fare $10 return. Check last photo for timetable.
The vehicle barge costs $60 return bookings are essential so do it early to secure your prefered time through Amity Trader during office hours of 8am-4pm.
The barge will also take walk on fares if you have a trolley of stuff it is easier. Easier if you have a trolley with esky.
Holiday Home Feature List:
In one hour you can leave Brisbane or Gold Coast unpack and be on the beach!
Only 40km South East from Brisbane linked by bus to new bus terminal synchronised to ferry timetable.
Coochie Beach House fitout:
* 200m from barge drop off on main beach
* 200m from ferry terminal
* Washing Machine
* Clothes Dryer
* Vacuum Cleaner
* Hair Dryer
* Gas Oven and Grill
* Hooded 4 burner BBQ
* Air Fryer
* Coffee perculator for ground coffee
* Nescafe Dolce coffee pod machine (bring your own pods)
* 2 x Fridge/Freezers
* 2 x reverse cycle split air conditioners
* 2 x floor standing reverse cycle A/C units
* CD/DVD/VHS Player and selection of music and movies
* Xbox with heaps of games
* 42 inch plasma TV
* Wheelchair Access
* Secure Pet Enclosure
No linen provided just bed mattress protector and pillows. It is common practice on Coochie in order to keep Cleaning and Laundry prices down. Bring all your favourite sheets and bedding to to fit the following sizes:
Sleeps: 9 people in 4 rooms
Bedroom 1: 1 x queen bed
Bedroom 2: Bunk with double base and single above
Bedroom 3: 1 x queen bed
Lounge: 1 x sofa bed
There is no 'real' convenience shop so bring what you need. Curlew Cafe has essential but at premium price.
Bring ground coffee beans for dripolator or Nescafe Dolce Gusto coffee pods for other machine.
Guests have access to whole house and the paddock next to it. Neighbours might drive through intermittently but will be discrete.
No access to a locked 4 drawer cabinet in lounge room.
No access the three sheds.
No access to boat at back.
Coochie info to make your choice to visit a must...
Coochie is very small, you may walk from north to south in around 15 minutes and you can walk around the entire island in around an hour experiencing all the types of Queensland sea side terrain and vegetation. Sandy beach, rocky oyster point, mangroves, paper bark forest and Red Rock cliff.
Island Activities for Hire:
* Aqua Bikes * Canoes * Tinnies and rods for fishing * BBQ Boats for parties * Scooters or 2-6 man bikes to explore the island * 9 hole Golf Course * Tennis Courts * Croquet * Bowls
* Kiosk for Take Aways * Convenience Store for newspaper and bait * Cafes * Licensed Restaurants * Many Public BBQ's * SLSC in season/weekends * Nature walks * Historical trail and sites