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either history nor fantasy is very kind to us the stories of several stepmums. Not everyone has the stepmothers. From fairytales to famous families, same approach, but I was reassured to read that many of we are tormenting or neglectful, vicious and us share a basic principle and that it seems to have held jealous, manipulating and murdering: the “step” in our us all together, even in varied configurations: that the mother title seems to be a step taken in the direction of children’s needs come first. And if you’re not able to deal danger, and certainly well away from love. with that, then don’t be a stepmum. The truth is, of course, a lot more banal than That sounds a bit rough, doesn’t it? Everyone any of that. But if we’re talking steps, let me tell who finds themselves in the position of being in you something: it’s certainly not one that any loco parentis will have their own approach to we rarely woman should take lightly. the role, but separation and divorce are now stop to For many years now, I have had the so commonplace we rarely stop to consider consider great blessing of being stepmum to three the pain – in some cases even the permanent the pain exceptional young people and our evolving pain – of the loss of the original family and relationship as a family has been the making the sorrow and longing that can be so well of me. I guess I have been lucky. Of course I have hidden in children. It seems hard to imagine that heard the horror tales of the bratty kids who can make a well-functioning blended family can ever be created your life hell, but mine have never been anything other without mindful acknowledgement by the new couple than lovely. Even when they’ve been pains in the arse. of this loss; an acknowledgement that loss is a reality for They are good people, a true reflection of how well they even the happiest child of divorce. have been raised by their mother and father. You hear some inspiring stories and also some I’ve been reflecting on what role I have played in their disappointing tales in this game: of women who appear lives as I read a new book on this topic. Stepmother Love more in need of parenting themselves than of being up calls the job “the toughest gig in the world”, and features to the gravely important task of co-parenting young

people. Women who try to chase their bloke’s first children out of his life; who give their own children preferential treatment, who compete and complain if their new partner attempts to maintain a full life with their children after divorce. I am well aware that it’s not all as simple as that, and some stepmother’s lives can be made hell by other elements, but here’s the bad news: they’re kids, you’re an adult. You have to act like it. So that’s all that the women have to do – easy, isn’t it! But what about the blokes? I came across some startling figures from the Bureau of Statistics: the 2011 census figures show that 50 per cent of children with a natural parent living elsewhere did not spend a single night in an entire year with that missing parent. I’m going to make a wild leap here and say that most of those absent parents are men, so clearly these poor kids know of no horror stepmum. But the increasing numbers of those of us who are partners in parenting also demonstrate a desire for many men to re-partner in hope, keep their children close and muddle through and make it work. You know how much I like greeting-card wisdom, so here’s how I think we do it: there’s very little that can’t be fixed with love. \

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W hen Australian Indigenous Fashion Week makes its debut in Sydney this week, it will be the first event of its kind – with a familiar face flying the flag. Samantha Harris, just the second indigenous model to grace the cover of Australian Vogue since it launched here in 1959 (Elaine George was first in 1993), has been involved in the festival’s model search and 18 finalists have been selected to take part in the historic event. The so-called fashion week, which actually runs for just two days, is an active step to steer indigenous culture into the mainstream. It will be the first time indigenous designers, models and traditional artists will be under one roof showcasing their talents through runway and trade shows – some strictly for media and buyers, others for consumers. The arrival of a dedicated indigenous fashion event raises the inevitable question of why it has taken so long for such a showcase to evolve in Australia, but also why indigenous fashion needs its own separate event on top of the abundance of fashion festivals that already dot our calendar. What is not in question, however, is the organisers’ aim to tap into the national psyche and shift the mindset of those of us more likely to associate indigenous design with the kind you find in galleries, rather than wearable fashion. AIFW founder Krystal Perkins, who also runs an indigenous event company called All The Perks, says the time is right to showcase indigenous design and art. “Around 18 months ago we noticed there was no platform that existed on a national basis to highlight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander fashion and design,” she says. “Our art is world renowned but what is not so renowned is that a lot of what is made by indigenous artists can also be worn. “The whole point of this fashion week is to encourage indigenous economic development.” Perkins is not the only one to have noticed the lack of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander representation in the Australian fashion industry. In January, British journalist Anita Sethi wrote an opinion piece

published in The Age drawing attention to the shortage of indigenous models at fashion events and on our beauty pages. She’s right – take a look at the 36 editions of Vogue in Australia between 2010 and 2013 and you’ll find only one cover featuring an indigenous face (Harris in June 2010). Sethi applauds the arrival of AIFW and says the fashion industry’s failure to “use people of a representative range of skin colours to reflect, rather than disguise, the world’s ethnic make-up”, is what drove her away from reading magazines. She hopes AIFW’s indigenous model search will encourage agencies to sign more indigenous models. Harris, whose role as a fashion ambassador for David Jones, as well as campaigns for the likes of Country Road and Ellery, has made her one of our best-known indigenous faces, has played a key role in selecting the 18 model search finalists who will walk the runway at AIFW. “This festival puts indigenous faces in the mainstream,” says Harris, who herself has provided inspiration for young Aboriginal women hoping to try their luck in the competitive industry. “When I told my mum it was going ahead she told me this would never have happened in her time. This is history in the making.” Harris says, while indigenous models are a minority, that shouldn’t stop them from trying to crack the market. “AIFW will improve confidence in these emerging models while at the same time showing the country and the world that Aboriginal people aren’t just amazing artists, they can be models and designers and a whole lot more.” One indigenous model already starting to make waves is our cover girl, Charlee Fraser, whose mother hails from the Awabakal people of the mid-north coast of NSW. The tall brunette, who is working as a mentor with the 18 AIFW model search finalists, grew up in Newcastle and was discovered in her home town by a local photographer Rob Eyre in 2012. She says, while friends and family had always commented on her striking beauty and told her she should consider modelling, she had never seriously considered it as a career. Still, just a week after meeting Eyre, she was signed to EMG Models agency, and was soon on her way to New York for editorial meetings, client introductions and to build her portfolio. In Australia, Fraser has modelled for Marcs, appeared on the David Jones autumn/winter 2014 runway, and in Kevin Murphy campaigns and Black Magazine editorial shoots in print and online.

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“I didn’t really want to do modelling, it wasn’t a first choice for me,” says Fraser, who left beauty school to focus on her new career. “Now I love it so much it feels like it’s my calling. I never thought I’d be able to combine my heritage with my career. It’s a real privilege to be able to mix the two with AIFW.” One of the aspiring models Fraser will work with at AIFW is Grace Atkinson from Shepparton, whose parents have roots in the Bangerang tribe. One of seven siblings, the 24 year old says modelling has always appealed to her. “I entered the competition via my cousin, who told me about it,” she says. “I didn’t think I would get chosen, but it was amazing to get that phone call and my family is really happy for me.” Atkinson is the sole Victorian among the 18 finalists, who were chosen by a team of industry insiders, including representatives from Chic Management and AIFW ambassadors Harris and NRL star Greg Inglis. FRM Model Management scout Stephen Bucknall, who makes a decent dollar from signing models to his ethnic division (he represents the popular Sudanese/Melbourne model Ajak Deng, who is doing well in New York with big names including Givenchy and Marc Jacobs), believes there is a bright future for girls such as Atkinson and Fraser. “The ethnic division of my business is one of my biggest money earners,” Bucknell says. “There is definitely a push for indigenous Australians and this is probably happening more so since Samantha Harris. “Samantha was the one who brought it into the spotlight and I feel there will be more to follow. Black and Asian girls are also part of Australia’s culture and identity. There’s an increase for women in this business who look different all the time,” he says. Of course, the models are just part of the story at AIFW. Fashion commentator and blogger Patty Huntington says the event’s niche focus and the team of indigenous specialists working on the program mark it as groundbreaking. “It’s the beginning of a new dialogue and it’s a fantastic initiative,” she says. Huntington says there are many indigenous designers who have previously taken part in fashion festivals in Australia, including Kuwaii, Desert Design and Roopa Pemmaraju – an Indian designer who collaborates with Aboriginal artists on her prints. Among those showing at AIFW is Mia Brennan, an indigenous designer from the northern NSW coast, and she is thrilled to be taking part. Her label, Mimi Designs, will showcase a trans-seasonal collection on the catwalk – with textures and colours synonymous with her landscape. Think salty greens, mushroom beige and aqua shades, a smattering of flowing silhouettes and breezy patterns. “AIFW is a massive platform and it actually shows 60,000 years of our culture and how diverse it is,” says Brennan. “It’s a unique and amazing celebration for designers involved.” Nadine Von Cohen from The Photo Diner says the indigenous contribution to the Australian fashion landscape has long been overlooked or ignored. But while, she says, an event showcasing the work and talent of indigenous people is a great way to garner publicity and support for indigenous designers, she hopes it will eventually become part of one of the already established fashion weeks, to maximise exposure to a broad local and international media and buying audience. Janice Breen Burns, a former fashion editor at The Age who now runs her blog Vox Frock, applauds the idea of making room for a cultural minority, but she says AIFW will stand or fall on the quality of what’s on show. “Something like this will give fashion and those who follow it a better sense of indigenous culture, that it is not just a source of inspiration, it is embedded in something richer and more important than a set of ideas,” Breen Burns says. “That said, it has to be a quality-controlled event with collections and models at the top of their game in order to be taken seriously.” \ jrocca@theweeklyreview.com.au


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here’s something about New York that’s got Kara Liu hooked. Week 2013, where her collection was selected as part of the National The Shanghai-born designer spent three months in Manhattan Graduate Showcase Runway. last year for an internship with Alexander Wang before “It was an incredible experience to assist the designers and work returning to Australia to launch her own label. alongside the best pattern-makers in New York,” she says. “I had the opportunity to see how the company operates, as well as get Drawn to the Big Apple’s energy and charisma, and inspired by first-hand knowledge of the New York garment industry. Assisting the refined elegance of the fashion set, Liu translated the city’s best backstage at a major show was an experience like no other,” she says features for her commercial debut collection. of helping on the ready-to-wear fall and resort collections. “I grew up in Shanghai and I love big cities,” Liu says. “But New For her own collection, Liu keenly follows simple design aesthetics. York has always been special because I feel connected to the people.” She plots this season’s message on reminders of New York; from the Liu speaks highly of New York’s buzzing streets of fashion lovers. grey winter skies to concrete skyscrapers and flashing neon lights. “New Yorkers are many things – they are elegant, refined but also She’s big on box pleats, organza and geometrical shapes, pinning bold and daring,” she says. her fashion forecast on all that is a tad unusual. “They are quite romantic, but also very realistic, A capsule collection by Liu is also available in Glue stores hardworking and efficient. They get things done. They nationally – this sub range is a result of her winning the always wear the classics but wear them creatively. The “new york 1% Glue fashion design competition last year. clothes always complement the wearer, never overtaking has always “Titled [SLEEP. WORK. PLAY.], it is an exploration into him or her, and these things align perfectly with my own been special” the simple joys of domestic life, inspired by the familiar design philosophy.” and the sensation of comfort of home,” Liu says. Liu’s choice of fabrics reflects this wintry New York “The collection combines my edited, minimal design influence. There’s plenty of luxurious wool and alpaca aesthetics with Glue’s relaxed, fun-loving lifestyle. It has been textures in her collection, but she calls on heavy structured silks such a fun collaboration and a great experience for me to be to soften the silhouette. The RMIT fashion graduate works from a immersed in the commercial end of the industry.” city studio and splits her time between Melbourne and Shanghai. The driven designer has also collaborated with Australian footwear Liu says she would have become a surgeon if she had followed the label Belmore Bootmakers to complement her capsule collection. footsteps of her parents. “I went on a school trip to Melbourne in “We share modern, refined, minimal aesthetics, which is reflected grade 6 from Newcastle and absolutely loved it,” says the designer in the collaboration range,” Liu says. whose mother was then doing her PhD in Newcastle. “It is a very beautifully edited range that promotes design and “My mum then made the decision for us to move to Melbourne longevity. All the shoes are made by skilled craftsmen in Belmore’s when I was 14. We love the lifestyle and mum felt that Australia was NSW factory and available in their stores now.” \ an environment that suited me better than Shanghai.” jrocca@theweeklyreview.com.au Working as an intern at Alexander Wang in New York was a fashion highlight for Liu, although her time there was cut short » karaliu.com so she could return to Melbourne for L’Oréal Melbourne Fashion

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those aged 6-19. Riders must have a Cycling Australia licence. For information contact Andrew on 0425 785 009 or Ed on 0408 259 866. Email racing@bbn.org.au ■ Starts this Saturday; 1.45-4pm. $5 per session or $80 for season. Siemens Factory, 885 Mountain Highway, Bayswater. www.bbn.org.au

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Cummins Garden As part of Australia’s Open Garden Scheme, the Cummins Habitat and Productive Gardens will be open this weekend. The 1011-square-metre garden has native plants, watering is done by hand only and the owners have focused on biodiversity for the past 20 years. The garden

Blackburn Junior Development Cycling Series The Blackburn Cycling Club and Siemens Australia present the Blackburn junior development cycling program. The 20 racing sessions and skills training will suit riders who are new to road racing. The season is open to

COMMUNITY Botanical Art Share your plant and art skills with your neighbours in this free art group. Join the group if you like to draw and want to learn more about plants in your area. It welcomes everyone from beginners to professionals and provides a chance to learn from each other. Art materials supplied, but bring your own if you have favourites. Book on 9433 3316 or register online. ■ April 12, May 10, June 14; 1-3pm

Photos From The footpath Melbourne artists Catherine Bell, Glenn Sloggett and Ian Tippett are known for their street photography. The New Photography from the Footpath exhibition celebrates candid images in public spaces. ■ Until June 8 Monash Gallery of Art, 860 Ferntree Gully Road, Wheelers Hill. www.mga.org.au

Rocky Mountain Journey Musician Col Perkins will perform with the Wild Life Band as they reinvent John Denver’s music in Rocky Mountain Journey. Perkins has performed Denver’s songs across Australia for more than a decade. This Rocky Mountain Journey will feature popular Denver songs and new tunes from his 24th and final album, All Aboard. Call 9262 6555 to book. ■ April 11 at 8pm, $34-$38 Whitehorse Centre, 397 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading www.whitehorsecentre.com.au \ COMPILED BY BIANCA VILLAROSA

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it would give the service folk all the details, including your name, the registration and the odometer reading, allowing them to greet you and start tut-tutting if you’ve missed services. The technology even has the capacity to tell them if you drive the car gently or hard, or if it has suffered any unusual events – from an accident to overheating when the radiator was gummed up by an encounter with a cloud of locusts in the Mallee. If this sounds too good to be true, two things: first, it’s already being used by a Mercedes-Benz dealership in Manhattan and you can bet the industry, and Mercedes-Benz itself, is monitoring the results closely. Second, there’s an ulterior motive. If your car is getting on, you may just find the person who settles down beside you in the waiting room happens to have a full history of your car and an instant trade-in valuation on something new. Hey, why not come and have a quick look while you’re waiting? Hassle? Sure, but I know plenty of car owners who would regard it as a small price to pay for having all the stress taken out of the servicing process. \ reasdown@theweeklyreview.com.au

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Titchkosky and Russel Koskela are a husband and wife team who co-founded Koskela, a Sydney furniture and homewares design company, in 2000. Titchkosky says the hoodie was a response to her own experience working with a team of 15 in a 400-square-metre open-plan office above the Koskela showroom in Rosebery, in Sydney. The design team moved from Surry Hills two years ago to occupy the building, which has a rich history. “It’s a beautiful old building that was used by Rosella as their Sydney canning plant. It was coming up to 100 years old and had been vacant for two years,” she says. “It still had all its original timber-framed windows. We were lucky enough to find it before the developers got hold of it and made it look new again.” Like all of Koskela’s products, the hoodie is Australian-made. “We were pretty keen to work with local manufacturers so people could feel that they knew products were ethically made, supporting local industry,” she says. The hoodie was launched just in time to enter IDEA and has met with wide interest, including from the Sydney University library.

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Designed for a client in a wheelchair, House Maher is a marriage of beauty and practicality. What struck the judges most about Tribe Studio’s design was “the sensitivity with which she approached the project”, IDEA jury moderator Gillian Serisier says. Special features

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The bespoke four-bedroom, three-bathroom house, in Sydney’s Willoughby on the lower north shore, has a lift to the first floor. The floor plan allows enough space for a wheelchair to turn around comfortably, while over-scaled doorways, outward-swinging doors and door handle heights allow easy access to rooms, the garden and swimming pool. The kitchen bench has a hydraulic lift and is designed to help owner Emma to cook. Cupboards with push-button access help compensate for the lack of strength in her arms. “We worked really closely with Emma. She was amazing at instructing us on her needs and how the design might reflect them. We also worked with her physio and occupational therapist,” says architect Hannah Tribe, who founded Sydney’s Tribe Studio. “Emma (who was an interiors writer) is very interested in interior design. She has a beautiful aesthetic, gorgeous taste, and commissioning a beautiful piece of architecture was something that she always wanted to do.” The aesthetic

The raw beauty of this house begins at the façade. It was built from recycled bricks from the site’s original house. The effect is a façade with texture, warmth and a sense of history. “We wanted to get that patina of age by using an old material. They are bog-standard terracotta bricks; we tried not to clean them very well, so you get a warm pinky hue and a chunky texture… We just love recycled brick,” Tribe says. House Maher is also notable for its whimsical quality. “The house has a childlike appearance, with two eyes and a mouth, like a cartoon house or the first house a child draws. It’s a cheeky take on the suburban form,” Tribe says. But perhaps most beautiful is the “soft washed-out light” captured by the design. “There’s some kind of emotional feeling to walking in the house because of this soft and very warm light,” Tribe says. » www.tribestudio.com.au APRIL 9, 2014 \ The weekly review 23


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ittle Valley Road is not exactly little. It is wide and, being a cul-de-sac, it is a quiet conduit to the “acre holdings” on both sides. With most houses well set back from the road, this part of Templestowe presents as rolling plains with creature comforts. Noticeably, no house here seems to be aspiring to be an overgrown mansion. The day might yet come, but for now it is a quiet road that is so happy with its own image. A circular, bitumen driveway leads to the bluestone verandah of No.14. On either side of this driveway, low bluestone walls edge the flower beds. The verandah, with high, gabled roof and bluestone floor, doubles as a carport that can easily accommodate two cars, while a lock-up garage provides covered parking for two more cars. From the verandah, twin doors usher a short, tiled entry with a formal lounge room to its left and a study to its right. The formal lounge, which has floor-to-ceiling windows with views to the front garden, is part of an open plan-space that includes the formal dining room, which has views to the back garden. These two rooms, the kitchen/family/meals area and study make up the main living wing in the house. The colours in this wing are whites, off-whites and light grey, making this a calming area with not a jarring note. The kitchen provides a contrasting tone with speckled Caesarstone benchtops and splashback. A Blanco hob and Neff wall oven serve the working heart of the kitchen. Viewed from the kitchen window and sliding doors in the family/meals area, the flowering vines climbing on the pergola give this space a touch of green and an indoor-outdoor perspective. A large laundry is next to the kitchen but accessed only via the passageway. A corner door in the family/meals area leads to the bedroom wing, which has a hallway running east-west. Three bedrooms, one with an en suite and walk-in wardrobe, open to this hallway. The main bedroom, at the far end of the hall, has lots of light thanks to two large windows and a glass sliding door that leads to a generous balcony overlooking the trees and greenery. There is a walk-in wardrobe and an en suite that has dual vanities and separate shower. A retreat with a door to a storeroom is another feature at this end of the house. From the retreat, stairs lead down to a lower ground level comprising a large (7.1 metres x 7.2 metres) games room and wet bar. Exposed brick walls contrast with the white ceiling, and the bar at one end of the room is sure to be a popular gathering place. The games room opens to the brick-tiled surrounds of a large in-ground pool and spa. From this level it is possible to appreciate how well the rolling aspect of this block of land has been used. The north-south tennis court takes up less than a third of the back garden, which slopes down to a treed area sheltering two huge water tanks. This house is changing hands for the first time in 25 years. The roof was re-tiled and re-pointed about five years ago. Primary schools, including Templestowe Park Primary and Templestowe Heights Primary, are less than two kilometres away, while Templestowe College and Doncaster Secondary College are within three kilometres. Big and small shopping areas are also not far by bus or car. This is a place with a strong sense of country and great links to essential amenities. \ SIEW-CHING GOH property@theweeklyreview.com.au

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Townshend Homes built this house in 1978. It is typically 1970s in appearance, with its sloping roofline and solid brick structure. It’s also on a deceptively large block that has wrap-around courtyard gardens with meandering pathways, mature trees and a water tank. The house was later extended according to the vendor’s own design. The main family room was given a big bay window to take in the garden, a modern kitchen with clever storage ideas and an island bench that becomes a built-in kitchen table. There are three bedrooms, one with a walk-in wardrobe and en suite. The two bathrooms have Italian tiles and tapware and have been well looked after. An L-shaped living room has exposed brick walls and plenty of windows. The house, which has a lock-up double garage, is minutes from Forest Hill Chase, Kmart and the tram. Blackburn Lake and the parks that run along Gardiners Creek are also close by. \ LEXI COTTEE

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This two-storey brick house has views to die for from its sloping, 860-square-metre block. The porcelain-tiled entry looks over the formal living and dining room to the hills of Warrandyte through expansive windows. Here a balcony with a glass balustrade has doors from the casual dining area, providing an indoor-outdoor entertainment area. This complements an elevated deck next to the kitchen. Weatherproof blinds protect the north-facing deck. The kitchen has a wide, stainless-steel Blanco oven, waste disposal InSinkErator unit and built-in pantry. Formal rooms have silk drapes, and coffee-coloured blinds are used in other rooms. The elevated block provides storage under the house as well as a double garage and rumpus room. There are four bedrooms, main with en suite and walk-in wardrobe. A big pine tree stands outside the entry and smaller pines create several pathways to this family home. \ SUE HEWITT

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Mitcham \ 30 FELLOWS STREET You can spot a builder’s own home in the finer details. This house was renovated in 2011, when it was transformed from a nondescript weatherboard into an impressive double-storey residence. Rather than gutting the original house, the owners kept the fireplace and leadlight windows in the formal lounge room and matched the hardwood floors so seamlessly it’s hard to tell where old becomes new. All the window frames in the extension are Edwardian-style casement windows salvaged from old properties. A traditional Edwardian colour palette has been applied to the exterior, but inside the walls have been coated with tasteful blues, soft, mossy greens and rich burgundies. There’s a study near the entrance that’s perfectly suited for use as a home office. The kitchen has stainless-steel appliances, burgundy splashback tiles and a breakfast bar that separates it from the meals area. Double doors lead to decking that looks over the lawn, sandpit and more decking below. At the back of the block is the double garage and huge workshop. There are four bedrooms upstairs, all generous in size and with built-in wardrobes and air-conditioning. The main bedroom is bigger again and has a walk-in wardrobe and en suite with a spa bath and shower. \ LEXI COTTEE

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24 Combarton Street, Box Hill ................................................................. Price: $800,000 + ................................................................. Auction Saturday April 12 at 1pm ................................................................. OFI Thur 5-5.30pm; Sat 12.30-1pm .................................................................

133 Landscape Drive, Doncaster East ................................................................. Price: $690,000 - $750,000 ................................................................. Auction Saturday April 26 at 1pm ................................................................. OFI Thur 3.30-4pm; Sat 12.30-1pm .................................................................

48 Gedye Street, Doncaster East ................................................................. Price: $700,000 + ................................................................. Auction Saturday May 3 at 2pm ................................................................. OFI Thur 5.30-6pm; Sat 2-2.30pm .................................................................

6 Oliver Avenue, Blackburn ................................................................. Price: $870,000 - $950,000 ................................................................. Auction Saturday April 12 at 1pm ................................................................. OFI Thur 11-11.30am; Sat from 12.30pm .................................................................

This house has a streamlined kitchen that is the perfect accompaniment to an openplan family room and meals area, leading out to a very enticing outdoor area.

Give your kids a childhood they'll never forget with the purchase of this outstanding split-level family house in the ever-popular Milgate Estate.

With a versatile design, quality features and a big block (approx 896sqm), this immaculate single-level house is ready to enjoy in a popular neighbourhood.

Perfectly positioned near Blackburn Lake, enjoy zoned living/entertaining, granite kitchen, deck, polished floors, heating/ cooling and a double carport.

Let's eat lunch @ Dumpling King, 572 Station Street Let's eat dinner @ SUT & Wine, 970 Whitehorse Road Let's drink coffee @ Platform 3, Shop 48, 1 Main Street

Let's eat lunch @ The Pancake Parlour, 550 Doncaster Rd Let's eat dinner @ Brunelli Restaurant, 87 High St Let's drink coffee @ Grainstore Bakery, 260 Blackburn Rd

Let's eat lunch @ Brunelli Bar & Restaurant Café, 87 High Street Let's eat dinner @ Tender Trap, 2/266 Blackburn Road Let's drink coffee @ Coffee Hit, 619 Doncaster Road

Let's eat lunch @ Station House, 108-110 South Parade Let's eat dinner @ Blackburn Hotel, 111 Whitehorse Road Let's drink coffee @ Nuts about Coffee, 80 South Parade

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VERMONT \ 75 GLENBURNIE ROAD This suburban property on a 2407-square-metre block is set in bushland; neighbouring properties are concealed by smart landscaping, including mature eucalypts in the backyard. The original dark-green weatherboard house has decorative cornices, ceiling panels, dados and a fireplace. A bullnose wraparound verandah shades the front rooms, while a rear, brick-paved verandah provides an outdoor entertainment area. The formal dining and living areas and a casual open-plan modern kitchen, meals and family area look over a poolside terrace. The kitchen has a walk-in pantry, black granite benchtops and white cabinetry that complement its black-and-white floor tiles and black St George appliances. Two bedrooms, the main with an en suite, are in the front section, while a brick extension takes in two more bedrooms and a bathroom. A sunken white spa is set in glossy black tiles with a huge window looking out to a green oasis around the pool. Many windows have timber, diamond-shaped features above box panels, while leadlight windows and doors, both external and internal, filter coloured light throughout. Native birds serenade you at home, but this property is close to shopping centres, Rangeview Primary School, Vermont Secondary College, trains and Eastlink. \ SUE HEWITT

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2/151 Springfield Road, Blackburn North ................................................................. Price: POA ................................................................. Auction Saturday April 26 at 11am ................................................................. OFI Thur 5-5.30pm; Sat 11-11.30am .................................................................

34 Middleborough Road, Burwood East ................................................................. Price: $570,000 + ................................................................. Auction Saturday April 26 at 11am ................................................................. OFI Thur 11-11.30am; Sat 10-10.30am .................................................................

3 Sarah Crescent, Templestowe ................................................................. Price: POA ................................................................. Expressions of Interest ................................................................. OFI By appointment .................................................................

14 Panorama Court, Bulleen ................................................................. Price: $800,000 - $880,000 ................................................................. Auction Saturday April 12 at 10am ................................................................. OFI Thur 10-10.30am; Sat 9.30-10am .................................................................

One of the first things you'll do the moment you move into this peaceful unit is part with your car keys and embrace the carfree lifestyle that awaits.

Currently leased at $1750pcm, this ideal family house poses a good investment or development opportunity (STCA). It has ample living areas and a lock-up garage.

Luxuriously appointed throughout, this entertainer's residence has a fluid floor plan, outstanding resort-style living and lavish entertainment spaces.

At the end of a tranquil cul-de-sac, this inviting house over two spacious levels has a wide variety of flexible living zones while also revelling in a fabulous location.

Let's eat lunch @ Middleground Café, 3 Springfield Rd Let's eat dinner @ De Fazio's, 155 Whitehorse Rd Let's drink coffee @ Cottage Cafe, Shop 4 66 Springfield Rd

Let's eat lunch @ Sketches Café, 273 Burwood Hwy Let's eat dinner @ Red Gum Wood Fired Pizza & Pasta, 431 Highbury Rd Let's drink coffee @ Cheryl's Corner, 3/2-8 Burwood Hwy

Let's eat lunch @ Templestowe Living Room, 19 Anderson St Let's eat dinner @ Senses Restaurant & Bar, 124 James St Let's drink coffee @ Café Vue at Heide, 7 Templestowe Rd

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Warrandyte 20 St Muir drive a Grand entertainer Nestling discretely into its nature-inspired level acre (approx.) allotment in a prestigious Warrandyte locale, this large and versatile entertainer is ready for you to open your next chapter of lifelong family memories. In total, three ground-floor living zones plus an upstairs retreat are on hand to deliver a family lifestyle of exceptional proportions. And if a passion for entertaining runs deep in the family, you have the opportunity to do so on a grand scale thanks to a fully enclosed outdoor entertaining area with built-in BBQ.

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Doncaster east 133 Landscape Drive the Perfect Landscape For raising the Kids Give your kids a childhood they’ll never forget with the purchase of this outstanding split-level family home, located in popular Milgate Estate. Hallmarked by its segregated living spaces, fantastic outdoor entertaining and stunning views towards the Dandenong Ranges, choosing a home to raise the kids doesn’t get any easier! Conveniently located within moments of exclusive parkland, Milgate Primary School, bus services, The Pines Shopping Centre and the Eastern Freeway.

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Box Hill 945 Canterbury Road Here’s Your Chance To Enter Box Hill! Give your investment portfolio a shot in the arm or enter the market in an astute manner by securing this premium piece of real estate within moments of Box Hill Central. Defined by its blank canvas presentation, it’s a dream opportunity for the aspiring renovator keen to make the most of period features and polished timber flooring while introducing some modern touches. The two-bedroom, single-level layout enjoys abundant natural light and plenty of space, offering an L-shaped lounge and dining, well-appointed kitchen and large, grassed backyard.

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Doncaster east 16 Vivienne court a View of Grand Family Living Configured to capture breathtaking views from its elevated 860sqm (approx.) allotment and designed with practical everyday family living in mind, welcome to the home of your dreams in a sought-after court location. Quality fixtures and abundant space are hallmarks of this magnificent two-storey home, which caters for the grand entertainer while offering the functionality today’s modern family demands with its three living areas and zoned bedrooms.

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BlackBurn 26 Stanley Grove Beautiful Home in Prized location! This architecturally designed low-maintenance home offers a rare opportunity to acquire a property in a prized location within walking distance of Blackburn Shopping Centre, schools, buses and Blackburn Station. The floor plan offers a huge living-dining room with floor-to-ceiling windows looking out to the adjacent park and the leafy garden, furthermore the huge private rear deck and undercover alfresco area are perfect for entertaining!

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Doncaster east 1/75 renshaw street spacious, Low In Maintenance and Brilliantly Located! Under Instructions From State Trustees. If you are looking for a spacious home without the burden of high maintenance gardening, then this is the home for you. Space is a feature of this light and bright single-level property, defined by its two separate living areas, generous-sized bedrooms, own frontage and fantastic indoor-outdoor living. This appealing residence also instantly attracts with its convenient access to the Eastern Freeway, transportation and Westfield Shoppingtown.

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1197sqm (approx). destined For development Imagine what you could do with an amazing 1197sqm (approx.) allotment at your disposal: build the home of your dreams or a multi-unit development (STCA)!

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Box Hill NortH 93 Clyde Street A true Gem in A Desirable locale Set within moments of Box Hill Central, this three-bedroom house will arouse curiosity among young couples, the growing family, investors and downsizers alike.

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MitchaM 2/12 James avenue Line Your Pockets With income! Enter the housing market or add to your investment portfolio with this appealing two-bedroom residence, delighting with its outstanding access to Heatherdale train station, Eastlink and Ringwood’s vibrant hub and offering an immediate stream of income with a 12-month lease in place!

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Genuine Penthouse living - secure 2 car parks & storage, direct security coded passenger lift into the private penthouse foyer, 3 en suited bedrooms with WIR, powder room, glass walled study, designer Italian kitchen with stone tops & butler’s pantry, three spacious balconies/terraces (nearly 60m2 of them). Spectacular views of the City, King Lake ranges, Templestowe, the Dandenong’s & Doncaster.

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Doncaster east 48 Gedye Street stylish home, big block – what an opportunity! With its versatile design and quality features, this immaculate home on a wide block provides a ready-toenjoy lifestyle along with plenty of future development potential (STCA). Light-filled interior comprises four bedrooms and two bathrooms (one with spa), spacious lounge, open living/dining area and stone-bench kitchen with Bosch/Blanco appliances, family-sized laundry. Highlights include ducted heating and split-system a/c, alarm, plus a fabulous undercover entertaining deck and expansive backyard with double garage, double carport via side drive, gate to Boronia Grove Reserve. Close to local schools, Jacksons Court shops, public transport and easy freeway access.

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Doncaster east 22 ChurChill Street capture today, create tomorrow This 621sqm approx allotment offers outstanding potential for further development (STCA) Within walking distance to schools, transport and shops, this flat block with a wide frontage is destined for development. Interested parties will welcome the current homes central location, that offers an ultra convenient lifestyle. With endless possibilities, complemented by exceptional scope, this expansive space, presents a stellar opportunity for future rewards.

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Vermont 580-584 Canterbury road A sought-after lifestyle position Presenting 4 stunning, brand new 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartments, each finished to a very high standard, providing security, views and convenience literally at your doorstep! The carpeted living and dining room flows out to the covered north-facing balcony through oversized double-glazed doors, extending from the high gloss kitchen with soft-close drawers, stainless steel appliances and Caesar Stone benchtops. Both bedrooms have elegant fully-tiled bathrooms, complementing a separate powder room. Highlights: ducted heating and refrigerated cooling, ducted vacuum, TV points and aerial, LED downlights, separate laundry, skylights and the garage. Near Vermont Reserve, it’s a short commute to Mitcham station, Brentford Square and EastLink.

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Who pays for utilities in a rental property? If you’re moving into a rental property, you will need to arrange for the gas and electricity to be connected and the bills to be invoiced under your name. You can choose whichever service provider you prefer, so take the opportunity to shop around. Alternatively, if you’re not too fussed about who provides your energy, the leasing agent might be able to arrange for providers to contact you directly. If there are no meters to measure your electricity or gas usage, then the Landlord can either pay your cost or arrange to have meters installed. You are also responsible for paying for your water consumption, based on meter readings, and sewerage disposal if the property is located within the Melbourne metropolitan area. Your Landlord may agree to pay water charges, in which case it will need to be formally established in the lease agreement. If tank water is used, this may also affect the lease agreement.

Establishing and maintaining the infrastructure required to provide utility services is the responsibility of the Landlord and/or whichever company owns the connections. For example, your electricity provider may not own the wires that deliver power to your house. In this instance, faults with wires will need to be fixed by another company. In any case, your Property Manager will ensure any utility fault is remedied quickly, and emergencies (including sewerage blockages) will be dealt with immediately. The details of who pays for what should be in the lease agreement, so make sure you read it carefully and know exactly what your utility payment responsibilities will be

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BlackBurn South 8/6 Rosslyn stReet 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 2 car garage In ‘Wirribara Close’, effectively a quiet cul de sac, this single storey BV unit set in verdant gardens is located only minutes to Blackburn South shopping centre, bus on Canterbury and Blackburn Roads to Blackburn Village/ train with further easy access to Forest Hill Chase, K-Mart/tram making this the ideal first home, superb investment or fabulous retirement property. Comprising generous living/dining room, 3 bedrooms with BIRs - main with ensuite and WIR, further family bathroom/2 WCs, kitchen with built in meals and delightful familyroom with stunning hexagonal window treatment overlooking private gardens plus sought after double lock up garage.

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Lower Plenty 81 Rosehill Road Gloriously Spacious Contemporary Living A fabulous combination of refined casual and formal entertaining domains, impressively proportioned bedrooms and a stunning timber and stone entertainment precinct, complete with pool and summerhouse, reflect a commitment to first class quality in a home that that leaves nothing to be desired. Balancing elegance with efficiency and form with function, six bedrooms, four luxurious bathrooms and two expansive living rooms separated by a stone kitchen, that will delight the inner gourmet, deliver exceptional living in a prestigious pocket. Expressions Of Interest: Offers Close Tuesday 29th April at 6pm ( Unless Sold Prior)

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Moose Bar & Café offers a contemporary breakfast menu which is a favourite amongst South Yarra’s newest precinct. A simple lunch menu and bar licence allows Moose to provide our customers with a unique experience. At Moose Bar & Café we aim to provide quality meals at affordable prices. You will find a wide range of gourmet options on offer along with our simple menu that is sure to suit any type of meeting, function or party.

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Australian-owned MCM Studio manufactures and retails premium business wear for men and women, specialising in business shirts, ties and accessories. MCM is known for their high-quality imported fabrics, cutting-edge design and fit, and fine array of accessories to complement their beautifully coordinated handmade silk ties, cufflinks and accessories that are exclusively manufactured in Italy.

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You don’t have to trek to the city to enjoy expertly poured coffee, modern meals with personal service and chic interiors. Limelight brings the best of the café culture to Doncaster and surrounding suburbs. Open since 2010, Limelight caters to all patron dietary requirements, with gluten free variety of meals and tempting desserts. Function menus available for small or larger groups. Specials: Mon Parma night & Tues Burger night at $17 with soft drink. Book now for Mother’s Day.

Almara Cabinets is a family business established in 1995 with several years previous experience in the wardrobe industry. Almara’s core business is the manufacture and fitting of primarily wardrobes, however, they manufacture other products in the line of custom-built wall and entertainment units, desks, cabinets, laundry cupboards, shelving and garage storage. Have an experienced designer come to you, for a no obligation quote. They also deal direct with builders.

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