Property Summary

Beds: 1 Baths: 1

Property Description

’87 Martha Lavinia Road’ offers an exceptional opportunity to purchase 500 acres of untouched natural beauty including 1.2 kilometres of pristine private ocean frontage on the stunning King Island, adjacent to one of the world’s top surf breaks. With its secluded and private setting, this property is a haven of tranquility, offering the ultimate escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Not only does this property provide the opportunity for complete privacy and seclusion, it also presents an opportunity for development as a spectacular eco-tourism destination (subject to council approval). As the only freehold land parcel on King Island’s Northern coastline with private beach frontage adjoining the world-renowned Marth Lavinia Beach, ’87 Martha Lavinia Road’ is a surfer’s nirvana. It is no wonder that it is visited regularly by keen surfers of all kinds including tour professionals between events while touring Australia during the World Surf League.

Development approval is already in place for a sophisticated, architect-designed 4-bedroom home capturing uninterrupted ocean views. The design has been sympathetically crafted to blend seamlessly with the environment, capturing both sunrise and sunset from its North Easterly aspect. The house site is perched on a ridge line, offering stunning views of the ocean and surrounding landscape. Additionally, there is a stylish off-grid tiny home already in place on the property that can accommodate 4-6 people comfortably providing the opportunity to enjoy this spectacular holding immediately. The home site is already cleared with tracks and roadways in place.

A nature lovers paradise – ’87 Martha Lavinia Road’ – is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, including platypus, fairy penguins, seals, short-tailed shearwater, wallabies, geese, swans, ducks, turkeys, peacocks, orange-bellied parrots, and the endemic King Island scrub tit and King Island Thornbill. Beach fishing the best to be found on the island according to locals, with salmon, snapper, and whiting in abundance. Crayfish and Abalone can also by found directly off the coastline. For those seeking further natural beauty, Penny’s Lagoon, a local institution and one of only three perched lakes in the world, is just a 3-minute drive from the property.

King Island is a treasure trove of attractions, boasting two world-class golf courses, including Cape Wickham Golf Course – ranked 2nd in Australia and 24th in the world, countless unspoiled beaches, renowned surf coasts, the infamous King Island Dairy and Cheese, coveted Kind Island Lobster, King Island Beef, resident artists, exhibitions, cafes, restaurants, festivals, forest walks, horse racing and more.

’87 Martha Lavinia’ is quite possibly the sea-change opportunity of a lifetime, providing a sweeping canvas to create an eco-friendly, self-sufficient oasis for the artist, nature lover, environmentalist, surf enthusiast or indeed anyone in search of the ultimate in seclusion and privacy.

Multiple flights from Melbourne and Tasmanian airports including both commercial and affordable private options are available daily, making it simple to enjoy a hybrid ‘remote’ or ‘in-office’ working model or to plan quick and easy weekend escapes.

For further information or to arrange a private inspection, please contact – Sue Gratton on 0407 599 559 or email