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- Land is 88.09 hectare
Historic Luxury Country Estate
The historic Yandina Station, established in 1853, is a luxury country estate and working cattle property with an area of 88.09 hectares or 218 acres. The homestead and associated buildings are located on an elevated knoll that overlooks the property and are surrounded by manicured gardens and lawns giving incredible views, open spaces and cool sea breezes. A superb rural and coastal sanctuary.
Yandina Station is operating as a function and event venue with full catering and liquor licenses. Building approvals are current for 25 cottages (3 have been built) and a common/conference room (not constructed).
A feature is its central Sunshine Coast location, allowing easy access for both interstate and international visitors. Sunshine Coast Airport is only 18 minutes’ drive away, while the Brisbane International Airport is 80 minutes away. For those travelling by helicopter, the farm has its own helipad. The central location allows the residents and guests to enjoy all the coast highlights. Coolum Beach is only a short 12 minutes’ drive away, Noosa an easy 25 minutes and Maroochydore CBD 22 minutes.
The property improvements are extensive-
The Coach House, is the reception area and meeting space and is often ones first introduction to the farm. The building incorporates an office and a large meeting room with its own kitchenette. Ideal for small seminars or meetings. The weathered timber verandah, the old-world artifacts, polished wooden floors, and rusted iron lined ceiling informs the visitor that they are about to witness something truly special – Yandina Station!
The beautiful 1870’s iconic Homestead, is the regions oldest residence. Take a trip back to yesteryear with this amazing home, crafted out of the finest Queensland timbers – the original white beech boards 12 inches wide are still in place as are the original hardwood walls and floors. The timbers of the house remain in their natural state – unpainted. As you wander past the historic homestead and around the cottage gardens, scents of jasmine and lavender greet you. Manicured lawns sprawl across 14 acres taking in the unique coastal views, cool sea breezes while enjoying the serene atmosphere of this rural sanctuary.
The Dairy Barn is the original dairy of Yandina Station, and has been transformed into a versatile all-weather venue, with a perfect blend of modern comforts and country appeal. The use of natural materials, old world artifacts, all-weather provisions and custom fit fairy lights complements the beautiful natural surrounds of the Sunshine Coast. Overlooking the large dam and across the farm to the backdrop of Mount Coolum, is truly spectacular.
The Garden Pavilion and Bar, is a new addition to the property. It has been designed and constructed to perfectly blend in with the style of the existing structures with the clever use of corrugated iron, timber cladding and the use of recycled bridge girders. This popular outdoor function area which complements the beautiful sub-tropical climate, is set in a manicured tranquil setting with a large timber deck giving beautiful views of Mount Ninderry.
Cottages – There are 3 luxury cottages set peacefully amongst Eucalypts and Moreton Bay Fig trees. They are located on the central knoll that allows each cottage to fan out over the property giving its own privacy and views. Each cottage boasts two-bedrooms with light-filled living spaces that open onto timber decks and features; reverse cycle air-conditioning, flat-screen TVs, fully equipped kitchens with modern appliances and sleeps up to 4 guests. A master plan shows the location of an additional 22 cottages.
The main residence, is both spacious and modern and is located to allow the owners to have privacy away from the main farm activities. There are three bedrooms with an ensuite for the main and a bedroom and sitting room upstairs. The large open living area with a fully equipped modern kitchen allows for spacious relaxed living. The new home addition which has just been completed, incorporates a double lock up garage, mudroom, laundry and spacious modern living room with its own kitchen and bar, ideal for entertaining.
Pastoral company – Yandina Station is a fine example of predominantly creek flats rising to a wooded central knoll. The property easily carries 100 breeders and progeny. Cattle graze on the lush flats with good shaded ridges over 6 large paddocks. Home of the Bando Brahman Stud. There is approx. 15 acres of magnificent standing virgin rainforest with walking and driving tracks. The property has outstanding water storage and is in a high rainfall area. The property comprises of two large dams, one is centrally located and the second is to the eastern side of the property. There is 60,000 gallons (270,000 litres) of tank water storage and an excellent bore that services the entire property. A 16m x 15.5m, 4 bay, high clearance shed has a concrete floor, power and is large enough to house all farm machinery.
A fully established irrigated orchard produces limes, lemons, apples, pears, passionfruit, kaffir lime, mangoes, bush lemons and mulberries.
The property has a valuable two road access from both North Arm Yandina Creek Road and Valdora Road. Council is in the process of bituminising North Arm Yandina Creek Road.
Recognised around the world as a world-class place to live, work, visit and play, the Sunshine Coast, is only one hour north of Brisbane and is renowned for its natural beauty and laid-back lifestyle. The Sunshine Coast is the preferred destination for internal migration throughout Australia. The current population of 330,000 is expected to increase to almost 440,000 people by 2030.
The Sunshine Coast has been selected as one of the three main venue destinations for the recently awarded 2032 Brisbane Olympic and Paralympic Games.
“In the 40 years I have been marketing and selling real estate on the Sunshine Coast, I have never seen or experienced such an outstanding property as Yandina Station. It truly is unique”. Greg Young – marketing agent.
The properties three main activities – functions, accommodation and cattle together with the existing building approvals, gives the new owners an exciting business opportunity or, just hold the property as one’s own private rural retreat. The choice is yours.
To be sold by Expressions of Interest.
Inspections by private viewing only. Contact the marketing agent, Greg Young – 0488 238 988
Definition- “STATION”- In Australia, a large land holding used for livestock production is known as a “Station” – this originally referred to the main residence and outbuildings of a pastoral property but now generally refers to the whole land holding. (Station is equivalent to the American ranch)