While the spacious, modern, comfortable home is an outstanding feature of this property on Captain’s Gully – Sandon Road, Sandon, there is no question that a very real appeal of this place is the quintessential Australian beauty of the natural environment.
Of the 82 acres approximately two thirds contains the remnant of the glorious box iron bark forest that once covered vast parts of this landscape.
The current owners are passionate about the environment and have planted thousands of indigenous trees and shrubs, leaving the land better than what they found and providing an abundant habitat for vulnerable birds and wildlife.
Hawdon lies under ten minutes from Newstead. Nestled in a serene part of Central Victoria, Hawdon is secluded but not remote. Within twenty minutes you can be in the regional town of Castlemaine and it is only a fifty minute, no stress drive to either Bendigo or Ballarat.