Meet Bet and Keith: Bet’s B&B Studio

Twenty five years ago Bet’s B&B Studio was not even a dream. In fact, it didn’t exist. In its place stood a ramshackle two-storey barn, a 100 year old raw timber structure that housed a horse-drawn carriage. Above it was a hayloft. Sometime, probably in the 1930s, the horse and cart had gone and the…

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Meet Marg: Bellingen Riverside Cottages

Looking to head away to a peaceful retreat for the weekend? A wedding or large function? Or do you have a big family plus a dog but never quite able to find the space to accommodate the bustling lot? Meet Marg, the owner and manager of Bellingen Riverside Cottages! Marg is originally from Dorrigo and…

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Meet Amanda: Wombat Ridge House and Cabin

Have you ever considered quitting your job and moving far, far away to the quiet confines of the Australian bush?  Meet Amanda, from Wombat Ridge House and Cabin, she’s done just that! A lifetime ago (I guess we can say that in this situation), Amanda went to law school and did fabulously well, and had…

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Meet Rosemary and Russell: Turkey’s Nest

Russell and I liked the idea of working towards an ‘active retirement’, escaping the city to run a small accommodation business. Meet Rosemary and Russell, the owners of the 15 acre property ‘Turkey’s Nest’! Turkey’s Nest is situated in the rain forest at Mount Glorious, 45 mins from Brisbane and is surrounded by the D’Aguilar…

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Meet Anne and Tony: Hastings Cove Holiday Apartments

Meet Anne and Tony, the on site managers of ‘Hastings Cove Holiday Apartments’, located on the beautiful Tweed Coast of NSW! Before becoming the on site managers of ‘Hastings Cove’, Anne and Tony were wanting to move to the area but were unsure of where to settle or what to do! This was until a…

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