THE COVE ON MILSON

Milsons Passage, New South Wales, Australia

up to 6 guests bedrooms.5 bath

THE COVE on Milson

  • Perfect for 2, but can sleep 6
  • Family  friendly
  • Waterside  Boatshed
  • Open Plan Living
  • Smart TV . WIFI
  • Pool Table
  • Outdoor undercover dining
  • Arrive by own boat, hire boat or water taxi

What to do

  • Just relax by the river
  • Swim on the high tide
  • Follow local bush track from the back gate
  • Indulge in a long lunch at Peats Bite 
  • Explore the Hawkesbury by self drive boat
  • Challenge friends to a game of  Pool
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THE COVE

Stunning Two Level Weekender . PRIVATE BOATSHED . Bush Trails  At Your Back Door. WATERFRONT w JETTY

Perfect For Two . Can Sleep Four or Six
Arrive By Boat . Absolute Waterfront . No Cars . No Roads

THE COVE is fully self contained & booked exclusively
and will be open and ready for you, to simply kick back relax & enjoy

From 1 July the master bedroom will have prime position on top level with water views &  private balcony facing to the river. The pool table  will be positioned under cover on front verandah al fresco – oz style!!

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DEALS
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JULY . AUG special complimentary third night

3 night weekends . Mon- Thur  special rates . Mon-Sun specials

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WHAT TO DO
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pick up local prawns & oysters from brooklyn for seafood at sunset
simply relax & read on the verandah
swim from the jetty at high tide
explore the river beaches by boat
siesta in private boatshed
explore the backyard local bush trail . perhaps take a picnic
catch a fish or two
head by boat – door to door boat service – to peats bite for a legendary long lunch
take your hire boat or own boat to spencer village for burgers & a beer

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OUT & ABOUT
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PEATS BITE RESTAURANT
•  legendary destination for a long relaxed lunch
•  one of the most beautiful & unique locations on the river
• family friendly
•  Fri – Sun  & some Thursdays  .  closed  july . aug
•  jetty to jetty transfer service available . or travel  by hire boat or own boat
SPENCER VILLAGE STORE & CAFÉ
•  serving breakfast  & lunch snacks .  enjoy bottle shop prices with lunch
•  try the burgers on the pier with a beer
•  open 6 days . closed tuesdays
•  travel by hireboat or own boat
EXPLORE
• Berowra Waters
• river beaches
• hidden creeks
• pristine bushland
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INDOOR . OUTDOOR . LOUNGE . LIVING
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• sofa,  lounge chairs, throws .
• indoor & outdoor dining
• ceiling fans . reverse aircon . indoor fire
• outdoor bbq
• smart TV . wifi
• pool table on upper level
• magazines . books . games .fishing rods
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KITCHEN . PANTRY
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• well equipped kitchen with all the basic cookware & utensils
• fridge, freezer,  dishwasher, gas cooktop, electric rotisserie oven
• walk in pantry . wine fridge
• coffee machine .coffee plunger. milk frother
• ground coffee . twinings tea bags. raw sugar
• sea salt. pepper grinder. australian olive oil . balsamic vinegar
• glad wrap. foil. paper towel .serviettes .
• all below sink items
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SLEEPING . BATHROOM
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• master king & ensuite on upper level
• 2 x queen bedrooms , bathroom & separate toilet on main level
• duvets with covers, mattress & pillow  protectors
• BYO sheets & towels etc OR add on option at additional cost

THE COVE

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WHAT TO BRING

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  • sheets &  towels [ unless other arrangements have been made – linen service available] We provide quilts with cotton / linen covers, cotton throws, pillow & mattress protectors
  • favourite off line play list . reading material
  • fishing equipment including hooks, bait, sinkers
  • toiletries, personal belongings including swimwear, & beach towels
  • personal repellant, sunscreen, sunhat, sunglasses
  • wood for fire optional :- coles petrol stations have easy to carry bags of wood at approx $11; 2 bags for 2 nights is suitable for a ambient fire …but there is reverse cycle heating system if needed
  • food & beverage – there are no shops. We recommend planning a menu & shop list to avoid bringing the kitchen sink!!!

 

We recommend you check the forecast & pack accordingly ……..

There are two areas on the mainland, to switch from road/rail to boat , to reach The Cove in Milsons Passage.
The Brooklyn / Mooney Mooney area is reached via the M1 Freeway exit as the  freeway crosses the Hawkesbury River. Travel time from Sydney is approx. one hour except in peak travel periods. Distance is approx 50km from harbour bridge. The Sydney to Central Coast trains have scheduled stops at Hawkesbury River Station in ‘downtown’ Brooklyn
The other location is Berowra Waters which is a picturesque hamlet with an old fashioned car ferry that connects the roads  on either side.
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Arrive By Boat . Absolute Waterfront . No Cars . No Roads
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•   boats  are  pre booked directly by you with operators
•  prices listed below are guidelines only
•  we will assist with additional info & contact details  once your stay is confirmed
•  also suited to own trailer boat up to 8m
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BROOKLYN CENTRAL BOAT HIRE
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•  easy to drive. absolutely no previous experience needed
•  personalised how to boat instructions given . boats are broad and stable
•  a great way to experience this magical part of the world.
•  fuel . basic map .safety gear . emergency call out . fishing licenses included
•  boat travel to THE COVE is about 20 mins depending on tide
•  we provide detailed directions and exploring suggestions
PRICE GUIDELINE  $270 for 2 nights; xtra nights $100; discounts may apply
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 WATER TAXI
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•  from kangaroo point OR brooklyn public wharf
•   unrestricted parking available near both jetties
•  taxi also travels after sunset
•  taxi travel time to THE COVE about 20min
PRICE GUIDELINE   $90 per trip for 2 guests ; additional guests POA
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WATER TAXI and HIRE BOAT PCKAGE
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•  the best of both worlds
•  hire boat PRE delivered to THE COVE jetty
•  you travel from mainland to COVE with water taxi
•  hire boat is easy to drive . no experience or licence required.
•  personalised ‘how to’  hire boat instructions given by taxi skipper on arrival at  jetty
•  we provide detailed exploring suggestions
•  25l tank of fuel . safety equipment . map .emergency call out included
PRICE GUIDELINE approx. $320 for 2 nights  . additional nights $50
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HAVE BOAT LICENSE …………  but need a boat
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•  Brooklyn Central has a runabout w a 30hp engine that is for hire.
•  Boab Boat Hire have a fleet w 50hp & above that they can deliver to Berowra Waters boat ramp, where you meet & commence your hire….this option is more cost effective on a longer stay
• Taxi – Tinny with 30hp  combo – travel by water taxi ; tinny awaits for you at The Cove
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OWN TRAILER BOAT up to 8m
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•  we recommend launching at Mooney Mooney boat ramp
•  boat travel w 60hp to THE COVE is  approx 10 min
•  we are happy to provide additional exploring . restaurant suggestions
•  to explore broken bay. cowan creek. refuge bay region travel  is approx 30min w 60hp
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THINGS TO NOTE
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CHILDREN –  welcome by prior arrangement
PETS  – not suited
HIRE BOATS – night time travel not permitted
FIREWOOD  –  we provide kindling, guests BYO easy carry bags of wood, OPTIONAL as reverse air con is main heat source. Wood available at most service stations & at Berowra Waters Marina if hiring a boat from there .
GARBAGE  – there is no garbage service on the river,   so guests  are requested to take their garbage back to the mainland bins as the locals do.
DEPARTURE – there is no cleaning fee so we do ask guests to leave THE COVE  neat & tidy as you found her
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RATES & BOOKING
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RATES – are tailored to offer the most competitive price for the season, length of stay and number of guests.
EMAIL US –  at info@hawkesburyriver.com for rate info
all rates are given in writing by email only, not text
please include:-
  • names of  all the properties of interest
  • dates
  • number of guests inc. children
  • if you have your own trailer boat or if we should send some boat options to you
  • any other relevant info such as number of rooms/beds required
BOOKING TERMS FOR PAYMENT – when booking direct w us, are that payment is ONLY by  direct bank to bank transfer, of the full amount at time of making a booking . We send payment  & bond details to you & you then have a 24 hour hold, allowing time to deposit funds & return agreement along w receipt of funds transfer. NOTE the  security bond is signed agreement with credit card details submitted as a $1000 security

CALL US – on 0401 308 888 or email info@hawkesburyriver.com if you have any questions . NOTE that we often have mobile reception issues if we are out & about in a shadow spot on the river.

THE COVE

If you plan to arrive by own trailer boat up to 7m with an engine capacity greater than 30hp, there are many more areas in the Hawkesbury River network for you to explore.

From Milsons Passage you can travel down stream to Dangar Island , Brooklyn, and into Cowan Waters  where Cottage Point, Bobbin Head , Refuge Bay & Jerusalem Bay are located

We wil provide additional information suited to you / your boat

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