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Norths Boatshed
Fishermans Point

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Just the Bush, the River & You
 - $760.00 For Two Per Weekend -

NORTHS is situated right on the edge of the Hawkesbury River with large ceiling-to-floor bi-fold windows giving uninterrupted views of the Hawkesbury River. Recently renovated with every detail in place, creating a perfect location for two. The open-plan design includes a sunken spa that is perfectly placed to capture the river views.


This is a truly isolated destination. You will however meet the owners on arrival who will make sure you are completely comfortable & point you in the right direction for the walking trails. NORTHS is simply one of those places ideal for those wishing to escape the maddening crowd to relax in comfort & style – seclusion assured

 
WHAT TO BRING

• favourite CDs, DVDs, reading material

• hooks, bait, sinkers for fishing
• toiletries, personal belongings including walking shoes with good tread

• personal repellant , sunscreen, sunhat, sunglasses
food & beverage, there are no shops
 
WHAT IS THERE
• king  bed
• toiletries, personal and spray repellant, sunhats

• cappucino machine, coffee grinder

• coffee beans &  tea, sugar , coffee plunger

• bread maker & ingredients
• sea salt & pepper grinder
• glad wrap, foil, paper towel, serviettes
• gas BBQ, dishwasher
• TV, DVD, & CD player ( all TV stations )

• collection of CDs & DVDs

• air-conditioning & gas fire
• fishing rods

• fixed jetty  with ladder access

• mobile reception for Vodaphone; some Optus & poor Telstra reception

 
WHAT TO DO 

• simply relax , fish,  read, bake a loaf of bread

• take a walk to the ridge line & take in the spectacular views

•It is strongly advised not to dive or swim off the wharf, the water is tidal and fast moving at times with sharp oysters on the rocks.
• take a boat trip to lunch...see below
 
   
TRANSPORT

Just a reminder that ‘NORTHS BOATSHED’ is boat access only. There are absolutely no roads to the property, which does make getting there part of the adventure!

From SYDNEY  travel north along the Pacific Highway # 1  & F3 FREEWAY, crossing the Hawkesbury River & immediately take the Brooklyn exit. Come back over the river a second time, on the PACIFIC HIGHWAY #83 & turn directly left in to KANGAROO POINT for your scheduled transfer ...or second left onto Brooklyn Rd if hiring a self drive runabout....  Allow an hour by car from Sydney, and in peak periods add  30 minutes....& always plan to 30 mins early..the boat waits for no one!
  
Scheduled Boat Transfers
transfers be secured at time of booking your stay

$65.00pp each way

limited spaces per trip, so contact us direct to discuss & book in your seats...scheduled transfers need to be booked & paid for at time of booking accomodation

Parking at your pick up point – Kangaroo Point  is non restricted public parking

 
Own Boat up to 20' suitable. ..only by prior arrangement . We recommend the Mooney Mooney Public Ramp which is an excellent ramp or a smaller private ramp at Dolphin Marina, 1 Brooklyn Rd for launching trailer boats. A small fee applies. Call on  02 9985 7307. Some guests enjoy the longer & very scenic boat journey from Apple Tree Bay or Akuna Bay.
 
RESTAURANTS & CAFES

Berowra Waters Inn  9456 1027

Travel Approx. 15 km by Boat . Check with restaurant regarding parking own boat at jetty.  

Imperative to make sure the table booking & water taxi can coincide. Allow 3 hrs for 6 course; 2.5hrs for 4/5courses. Be sure to inform restaurant of the water taxi pick up time, so that taxi can run to schedule.  Taxi approx. $60pp  each way.  
Peats Bite  weekends only, advance bookings essential,  02 9985 9040 - closed July/Aug. A great place for a long relaxed lunch,  in one of the most beautiful & unique locations on the river. $130.00pp ( licensed ) Travel is by own boat

Spencer Village Store & Cafe serving legendary breakfasts, brunch & light lunch. Truly the 'Hub of the Universe'. Also supplying a good range of meat, some vegetables & just about everything else you may need. Licensed Bottle Shop as well. Kitchen closes around 2.30pm Phone 4377 1123. About 10km upriver by boat...travel by own boat 

Cottage Point is perfect when staying mid week, book on 9456 1008.  A stunning setting & excellent α la carte menu, Travel by own boat  

GENERAL NOTES

Before you arrive, the house is opened, ready for you to simply kick back & relax

You will be met at the wharf, therefore, we do require your estimated arrival time.

Children  not suited

Pets  not suited 

 

RATES 

valid for bookings confirmed  before  1 MARCH 2013
  total of one night deposit required to confirm booking

Weekends – Friday to Sunday (any 2 nights)

excluding 20 December to 10 January  & Long Weekends

2  adults- $760.00

additional  nights - $180.00 per night
Mid Week –  Monday   to  Thursday (any 2 nights)

excluding 20 December to 10 January  & Long Weekends

2 adults- $760.00

additional  nights - $180.00 per night
Long Weekends

POA

Xmas & January 

20 December  till  10 January 

POA
 
MORE IMAGES
if you would like to view more images of NORTHS BOATSHED simply  click on  "view photo gallery" above; also go to  Fishermans Point in "Location Information''  for views of the general area 
 
ENQUIRIES & BOOKINGS

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Mobile   0401 30 88 88

 
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