Have you ever wanted to escape it all, go where it’s peaceful and quite and not have to deal with people?
Or have you ever wanted to live on an island all of your own, but cant afford to buy a whole island?
This is the property for you! While you wont be buying a WHOLE island you will be buying a slice of one that is rarely visited and is so spacious you will basically have it to yourself.
With no permanent residents living on the island you can enjoy the peace and tranquillity, love the surrounding seas & the bountiful catches you can have on a regular occasion.
This property consists of 1406sqm in the Lookout section of Wedge Island and is close to the beautiful sandy beaches on the Northern edge of the Island
Wedge Island is an island in South Australian waters located within the island group known as the Gambier Islands near the entrance to Spencer Gulf. It is the largest of the Gambier Islands, covers an area of about 10 square kilometres and is partly privately owned.
There is a lighthouse at the south-eastern end, and highest point, of the island. There is an airstrip on the island as well as a jetty. The island is not permanently inhabited, but has buildings used for holiday accommodation and as a base for local and offshore recreational fishing. It is also a dive site.
Perfect for the bird & wildlife appreciates with the island boasting a variety of bird life & Southern hairy-nosed Wombats and the endangered Brush-tailed Bettong has been introduced to the island for the purpose of conserving the species.
The island has plenty of interesting history too – Named in 1802 by Matthew Flinders, the island was originally settled as a farm for breeding horses by the British Indian Army. Over the following 130 years, the Island was home to various agricultural activities, such as sheep and cattle grazing along with wheat cropping.
During World War II, Wedge Island was occupied by the Royal Australian Air Force as a radar station, and a bunker was constructed near the lighthouse located at the south-eastern end and highest point of the island.
This block of land brings with it shares in the homestead, which offers you the opportunity to stay in the homestead & use the equipment provided
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