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LATITUDE 33
Bar Point

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Modern Waterfront  Weekender
Perfect For Two 
-But Can Sleep Four-

 
LATITUDE 33  is a classic river weekender that simply demands relaxation from it's guests. What makes this place especially unique is floor to ceiling folding glass doors that span the complete length of the front facade,  bringing the spectacular views & light right in to the lounge & bedrooms . The rear deck offers the perfect cool space when the heat is just too much!!!. Alternatively a  hammock  hangs on a private lower deck - yet another  perfect spot to relax & take in the  surrounds. The lounge & main bedroom both open onto the front verandah. Below the main level is a spacious day room /second bedroom  that is  reached via an external path. With floor to ceiling louvres this room captures  the afternoon breezes & beautiful river views .
The ridge opposite LATITUDE 33  is part of Marra Marra National Park  & is framed by spectacular river views in each  direction. The shared jetty has a pontoon suited to those with own boat or those wishing to hire a boat.
So come & experience the river in  LATITUDE 33 style
 
WHAT IS THERE
• master queen bedroom on main level w river views
• separate level day / queen bed w external entrance & private bathroom facilities in laundry area
• well equipped kitchen 
• PANTRY :- ground coffee &  tea, sugar , coffee plunger,sea salt & pepper grinder; olive oil & balsamic vinegar;  glad wrap, foil, paper towel, serviettes, tea light candles etc
• gas BBQ & outdoor alfresco additional dining table
• open plan dining / living with modern eco spirit flame fire heating
•WiFi,  I POD, CD & DVD player ( no TV ; weak  mobile reception )
• 2 fishing rods

• shared  jetty & pontoon

 
WHAT TO DO 
• simply relax , hang in the hammock, or on sun lounge, fish,  read
•  take a boat trip to lunch..see below
•  hire a runabout from Brooklyn travelling to Latitude 33 & explore
 • swim from the jetty at high tide
 
WHAT TO BRING

• favourite off line playlist, CDs, reading material

• hooks, bait, sinkers for fishing
• toiletries, personal belongings including swimming costume

• personal repellent , sunscreen, sunhat, sunglasses

• food & beverage, there are no shops

Just a reminder that ‘Latitude 33' is boat access only. There are absolutely no roads to the property, which does make getting there part of the adventure!

 

BOAT TRAVEL
Kangaroo Point, Brooklyn & Mooney Mooney are the most popular & closest mainland spots to park; the intercity sydney-central coast train stops in Brooklyn [ Hawkesbury River Station ]

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WATER TAXI - TINNIE PACKAGE 

no experience required

Price Guideline: - 2 or 3 Nights- $320 in TOTAL; additional nights $50

Parking & Water Taxi from Kangaroo Point Public Wharf, Brooklyn

Unrestricted parking along lower road at Kangaroo point

Option for pick up from train / Brooklyn Public Wharf POA

Arrive by Water Taxi with a Self Drive Tinnie waiting for you at LATITUDE 33  jetty

This option gives you flexible arival time, in that you can arrive after sunset

No experience or license required . Very easy to drive 

Includes taxi transfers, tinnie hire, tank of fuel, map, safety equipment, call out service if broken down

On arrival the Water Taxi driver will run through the boat operation with you 

Water taxi / hire boat packages have limited availability

Water Taxi travel time is approx. 15 mins

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SELF DRIVE TINNIE FROM BROOKLYN

no experience required

Off Street Parking & Boat Hire from Brooklyn Central

Arrive by Self Drive Tinnie/Runabout From Brooklyn

No experience required

Rate Guideline:-  $300 - 2 nights; ask about 3 nights for price of 2 

You receive a thorough briefing from the team at Brooklyn Central

There is private off street parking available [except in peak seasons, where there is unrestricted roadside parking

You can buy bait there also

Arrival at Brooklyn Central latest 1 hr before sunset

Parking, Unloading & Boat Briefing takes approx. 30 mins

You must be travelling in tinnie before sunset

Tinnie travel time from Brooklyn Central to LATITUDE 33  is approx. 30-40 mins

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WATER TAXI

Parking & Water Taxi from Kangaroo Point Public Wharf, Brooklyn

Unrestricted parking along lower road at Kangaroo point

Jetty To Jetty Water Taxi service, also after sunset

Mainland pick up is generally Kangaroo Point, Brooklyn

There is unlimited public parking on the lower level road at Kangaroo Point

Price Guideline $90 each way; late night surcharge generally applies after 7pm

Once at LATITUDE 33  you really do not need to go anywhere, as it is simply so lovely at the house

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OWN BOAT - Trailer Boats

Parking & Boat Launch from Mooney Mooney public boat ramp, next to M1 Freeway

Also Dolphin Marina, 1 Brooklyn Rd with off street parking for small fee

Note:- that on the new Moon low tide in summer months, there may be an hour either side of the low, with limited pontoon access due to the more extreme low tide

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HAVE BOAT LICENCE - but need a  boat

Brooklyn Central has a tinnie with a 30hp available for hire

BOAB Boat Hire have polycraft vessels with 50hp + that they can deliver to a boat ramp on the Hawkesbury ; & meet you there; this is cost effective for extended stays


RESTAURANTS & CAFES

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. $135.00pp ( licensed ) You will need to advance book in your boat transfers with the restaurant at the time of booking your table. You can also travel there by own boat or be picked up by the restaurant boat at a small fee

Spencer Village Store & Cafe serving legendary breakfasts, great burgers & 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.

EXPLORING w OWN BOAT - 50HP plus

places Cottage Point , Berowra Waters Inn, The Chefs Secret  plus others are great destinations w own boat 50hp plus; not suited to hire boat or water taxi; we will  email  additional restaurant / exploring info w booking

 

GENERAL NOTES
Latitude 33 is fully self contained & booked exclusively

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

Children  by prior arrangement, ideally 15 plus as second bedroom has a separate external entrance

Pets  by prior arrangement ; only suited to smaller non shedding pets 
Maximum 4 guests
 
RATES 
Rates vary depending on guest numbers, length of stay & time of year
Linen is laundered back on mainland due to rainwater limitations, so rates are byo sheets & towels etc [ w option to add on linen / towel package ] . Duvets with cotton covers, throws, pillows & mattress protectors provided
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DEALS
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3 Night Weekends
4 night Mid Week Specials
MON-MON or FRI-FRI 7 night stays
Just Conatct Us For A Quote 
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