Have you made up your mind to finally fulfil your dream of moving to the country? Let Elaine Mills Property Management provide you with all the information you need on local areas, so you know where to look for a rural house for sale.
We know that families moving to the country need a combination of the privacy and solitude that’s so much of the appeal of rural living, with access to local services, recreation and facilities. Here are some of the main attractions in Darwin rural area.
If you’re looking for houses for sale in Darwin rural areas, Humpty Doo is an ideal location for families. With a population of over 5,000 people and a position only 38 kilometres from Darwin’s central business district, it is the ideal commuting location with all the benefits of the countryside and proximity to Kakadu National Park.
The Humpty Doo Village Green is located in the middle of Humpty Doo, directly across from Taminmin College. Here, kids can enjoy the skate park and play equipment, or relax with a picnic.
Howard Springs is a growing town with new amenities being added all the time and the Howard Springs Nature Reserve is an idyllic place for families. There are shallow rock ponds for cooling off in beautiful surroundings, as well as a playground built into the trees, with a slide, flying foxes, and a tree house. There’s also toddler pool and a monsoon forest trek, so. Relax in the shaded picnic areas with views of a lovely spring-fed waterhole. Its varied ecosystems include monsoon forests and large woods, making it an important animal habitat.
Berry Springs hosts the world-renowned Territory Wildlife Park, which is situated on 400 hectares of natural bushland and showcases Northern Australia’s species in their native habitats.
Even more excitingly, Berry Springs Recreation Reserve is an excellent site for leisurely picnics, swimming, and walking, with two enormous spring-fed pools and a tiny waterfall surrounded by pandanus and monsoon rainforest. It features playgrounds, an oval, tennis and basketball courts, and plenty of open space.