Home Exchange, Hospitality Exchange, Non-simultaneous Exchange, Long-term Exchange (1 month plus), Open to offers, Mid-term Exchange (2-4 weeks)
As well as the usual exchanges, we invite longer exchanges, in Australia or overseas
Built in 1940 for a local tailor and later the home of a Premier of the Tasmanian State Government.
Four large bedrooms, lounge, dining, sunroom, office and two bathrooms situated on two levels, with laundry and garage being a third level below. One bedroom is used as a hobby room.
All the conveniences that you need.
Those who find stairs difficult can use the large twin bedroom on the ground floor which has the lounge, kitchen and a bathroom.
Air conditioning, Dishwasher, DVD player, Garage, Garden, Internet access/Wifi, Microwave, Parking, Rental offered, Television, Use of bicycle, Washing machine
Sorry no pets
Sorry no children
Car swap by arrangement
Launceston is a thriving provincial city in northern Tasmania. One of the first settled towns in Australia. Many heritage civic buildings and many impressive homes from another era.
The city has a name for its restaurants.
Nearby are many vineyards, and so many places to explore.
AFL football in season - Tassie home of Hawthorn AFL
Our home is situated on a hillside just outside the CBD of Launceston. Great views.
Easy walk to Launceston's famed Cataract Gorge and the city centre.
Views across the city to the hills beyond.
Civic Park across the street.
Launceston is Tasmania's second oldest city and Australia's third oldest city, and has many fine period dwellings and commercial buildings.
The city is now known for its cafes and restaurants. The clean fresh air is there for your enjoyment.
The city is situated on the joining of the North and South Esk Rivers, which then for the Tamar Valley Estuary, which flows 50 kms to the sea.
The Tamar Valley features fine views and its hillsides are covered in Vineyards.
Leave town and you will find good roads to take you to Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake, Liffey Falls, Freychinet, Bay of Fires, Greens Beach, George Town, Low Head, small townships like Evandale, Ross, Campbell Town. and travel further south to Hobart.
The map marker is a general indicator of the local area only.
Alan & Maree are retired from full time work. Previously involved in accounting and taxation work. We spend as much time as possible travelling. We enjoy house exchanging as it allows us to concentrate on an area and get to know what it is like to live there, as well as the usual sightseeing.
We are retired from full time paid work.
Our house exchanging can be leisurely without numerous planned activities in a rural, mountain or seaside location, or within a more structured or busy environment - just ask us.
As well as house exchanging, we enjoy being on the road in our Fiat Ducato Motorhome - Alan now assembles motorhomes as a hobby.
We have five grandchildren, Eric 18, El 15, 8 year old twins, Tilly and Frankie, and baby Quinn.
We have exchanged within and outside Australia 56 times and all have been successful.