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CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF LINKS PROPERTY

August 23, 2017

Community Real Estate Sales Services Social Media Surf Coast Torquay Uncategorized

The all-female team at LINKS Property are celebrating their commendable achievements to date for 2017. This year marks the ten year anniversary for the innovative and dynamic agency that continues to break records on the Surf Coast. We asked Lynne Hayden and Suzy Jones a few questions about real estate life and their real estate […]

Local creative Jacqui Macumber & Inkah Art.

July 3, 2017

Community Creative Design Homewares Interiors Real Estate Sales Support LOcal Surf Coast Torquay Uncategorized

When the team at LINKS were engaged to list the property at 43 Tubular Avenue, Torquay, they were thrilled to discover the owner was local creative Jacqui Macumber of Inkah Art. The home was a dream to photograph and present to market for sale. Every room was superbly styled and Macumber’s colourful artwork graced many […]

Paint It Pink With LINKS Property

June 8, 2017

Community Real Estate Sales Surf Coast

In support of Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) we are painting the Surf Coast Pink! For every home listed and SOLD from May 01 until July 31, we will donate $1000! (AUD) directly to BCNA. LINKS Property have been very happy BCNA supporters for many wonderful years. The homes participating in this years lively campaign […]

LINKS Happy Easter Colouring Competition

April 6, 2017

Activities Community Creative Design DIY Holidays Kids Surf Coast

To celebrate this delicious time of year on the Surf Coast, we are sharing the LINKS Property Happy Easter Colouring Competition with our awesome seaside community. Pick up a copy of today’s Surf Coast Times newspaper (April 6, 2017) to find the official colouring in page, specially created for us, by local artist, Natalie Martin. […]

Breaking The Glass Ceiling : Women Entrepreneurs Celebrating International Women’s Day.

March 8, 2017

Community Jan Juc Marketing Real Estate Sales Services Support LOcal Surf Coast Torquay

When opportunity knocks, it takes an intuitive and self-starting entrepreneur to seize the advantage and run with it. Back in 2007, LINKS property saw a market opening for a new type of real estate agency on the Surf Coast. With the rapid rise of new media and technology, Lynne Hayden’s vision was to market and […]

Happy Supporters Of Wild Women On Water 2017

February 28, 2017

Activities Community Health & Fitness Outdoor Activities Support LOcal Surf Coast Surfing Torquay

We are thrilled to announce that we, LINKS Property, are happily supporting the 2017 Wild Women on Water surfing event. The day, March 4, is a fantastic celebration of women’s longboard riding, friendships and surfing. To compliment the good times in the water, there will be beach yoga, massage, healthy food, coffee, music and a […]

Back To School

January 31, 2017

DIY Food and coffee Kids

  It’s back to school for the kids and time for us to get creative with their lunch boxes. Keeping the lunchbox healthy, tasty and interesting can be a daily challenge. After some serious searching for ourselves, we have gathered a selection of our favourite websites, chefs and bloggers who can help out with some […]

The Surf Coast & More Bright Women In Business

November 28, 2016

Community Creative Design Homewares Jan Juc Kids Shop Support LOcal Surf Coast Torquay

The Surf Coast is bursting with local talent and we like to shout out the bright women in business who are shining. Juggling both work and family life from their small office home office and passionately creating in coastal studios, these women are changing the face of our region with their thriving brands, products, services, […]

COFFEE! THE BEST IN TOWN

November 18, 2016

Community Food and coffee Jan Juc Support LOcal Surf Coast Torquay Uncategorized

We know that you can seek out a good cup of coffee, locally, on the Surf Coast. We are spoilt for choice with a gathering of fine cafes plus we can boast our very own roastery in town. The team at LINKS have listed a few of their favourite spots to visit for a sit-in […]

Kate Ewings is Presenting Homes For Sale

September 11, 2016

Creative Design Homewares Interiors Real Estate Services Surf Coast

If you have visited a LINKS Property open home and  been wowed by the contemporary interior styling, chances are it was the work of talented interior stylist, Kate Ewings from Presenting Homes For Sale. Kate is a space creator and passionate about all things interior. She will expertly sort, shine and style your listed property […]

Meet the LINKS Property team, Hello Suzy Jones.

August 4, 2016

Activities Adventure Community Health & Fitness Kids Outdoor Activities Surf Coast

LINKS Property sales agent Suzy Jones embraces life wholeheartedly and always with a big smile. As your LINKS sales agent she is passionate and eager to achieve the absolute best results for her clients. As a member of the Surf Coast community, she enjoys everything the region has to offer her and her gorgeous active […]

PAINTING THE TOWN PINK FOR BCNA

July 1, 2016

Community Real Estate Sales Surf Coast

The LINKS Property team will paint the Surf Coast pink from May 01 until July 31, 2016, in support of Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA). One thousand dollars (AUD) from every home sold and newly listed will be kindly donated by LINKS Property to the BCNA for three entire months. The homes participating in this […]

The Surf Coast & Bright Women In Business

May 9, 2016

Community Creative Design Health & Fitness Services Support LOcal Surf Coast

So many talented individulas have made the Surf Coast their home and established creative, thriving, businesses that excite us. Sharing their knowledge, skills and passion for the outdoors, health and well-being, events, arts and photography, we thought we would shout out five favourite businesses owned by bright women that you may not have discovered yet. […]

LINKS Property Marketing Prowess On SUNRISE Network 7

February 11, 2016

Buying Community Jan Juc Marketing Real Estate Sales Social Media Surf Coast Torquay

The LINKS Property sales team have shared their real estate marketing prowess on the 7 networks popular SUNRISE program. Hosted by the public personalities David Koch and Samantha Armytage, the local realtors were quizzed about their innovative approach to selling contemporary homes on the Victorian Surf Coast. Recent media coverage in the Geelong Advertiser newspaper […]

LINKS Property 2016 Surf Coast Salute

January 4, 2016

Community Jan Juc Support LOcal Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

Start nominating your local hero in the LINKS Property 2016 Surf Coast Salute. From January 1 until January 25 we ask you to nominate a local individual, whose daily acts of kindness, no matter how big or small, deserve acknowledgment and thanks! Leave a comment on the LINKS Property Facebook contest page telling us who […]

Shop local for stocking stuffer Christmas gifts.

December 20, 2015

Community Fashion Homewares Jan Juc Kids Retail Shop Surf Coast Torquay

Do you  always make a last minute dash for Christmas gifts to stuff that stocking? We are always seeking an extra surprise for the big day or unexpected guest. To help you out, we gathered a few of our favourite presents from local stores on the Surf Coast. There is something here to suit just […]

Christmas Inspiration For A Jolly Holiday

December 15, 2015

Activities Creative Design DIY Holidays Homewares Interiors

We love sprucing up the family home with our favourite Christmas decorations. Trimming the tree, lighting candles, scattering baubles, hanging fairy lights, stockings and ornaments. These festive decorations get our homes into the true holiday spirit. There are so many DIY Christmas tutorials and Pinterest boards to inspire your seasonal creativity. To help make your […]

Meet the LINKS Property team : Hello Lynne Hayden.

October 18, 2015

Activities Community Food and Wine Real Estate Support LOcal Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

As owner of and licensed Estate Agent for LINKS Property, Lynne Hayden lives and breathes contemporary Surf Coast property. Residing locally with her young family, Lynne is a champion of the region and all it has to offer. Lynne’s friends and team members shared a known fact. Lynne has a mad passion not just for […]

School Holiday Fun On The Surf Coast And A Little Bit Beyond!

September 28, 2015

Activities Adventure Creative Geelong Jan Juc Kids Outdoor Activities Torquay

With one week of Victorian school holidays to go, you may need a little help with some local activity ideas and adventures for the kids. We have listed a few of our favourite places to visit and things to do on the Surf Coast and some excursions that are very close by. For the creative […]

On Ya Dads! The best home grown gifts for him.

September 4, 2015

Retail Shop Support LOcal Surf Coast Torquay Uncategorized

Are you seeking a last minute gift for the world’s best Dad? Shop local on the Surf Coast and support the best of our great home grown brands. Shop JOCO takeaway cups, MODOM surf accessories, Hilbilby Fire Tonic and Bellroy wallets. Thriving local businesses all based here, in your town. Visit Willa and Me for […]

Well Spotted! How good is your local knowledge?

July 30, 2015

Jan Juc Social Media Surf Coast Torquay

Well Spotted! The LINKS Property sales team will spring up around the Surf Coast throughout the month of August. We are sharing a fun Surf Coast community competition via LINKS Property on Instagram. From August 1 until Aug 31, we will post a selection of Well Spotted! images. All you need to do is take […]

Rouse a home buyer with smell!

June 14, 2015

Buying Geelong Homewares Real Estate Retail Shop

When preparing your home for the next open inspection, consider how the property is experienced by smell, both pleasing and off-putting. Smell has a definite influence over the emotions we feel and is the sense most closely linked to memory. How we feel effects the way we respond to places we have visited and the […]

Think Pink : LINKS property supports BCNA

May 28, 2015

Buying Community Jan Juc Real Estate Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

The LINKS team will ‘think pink’ and enliven the Surf Coast from May 01 until July 31. We are campaigning in support of Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA). One thousand dollars (AUD) from every home sold and newly listed will be kindly donated, by us, to the BCNA. The homes participating in this lively campaign […]

Our Mother's Day gift guide. Hint hint !

May 7, 2015

Community Fashion Retail Shop Surf Coast Torquay

This Sunday, May 10th, is Mother’s Day. To make life a little easier for you, we have shopped local and shared some of our favourite gift ideas. Spoil Mum with a surprise found at any of our fantastic gift, fashion and home wares stores. Choose some tasty organic chocolate, delicious smelling soaps and hand creams, […]

Eat Local Month on the Surf Coast

April 9, 2015

Activities Community Food and Wine Outdoor Activities Surf Coast Torquay

Did you know that April is Eat Local Month. A month to explore, discover and share the delicious food and beverages of independent growers, restaurants, cafes and food artisans on the Surf Coast. Over the next few weeks the region will host a series of events and local foodie meetups including the Secret Supper Club, […]

The winners of the 2015 Surf Coast Salute are...

January 26, 2015

Activities Community Jan Juc Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

The Surf Coast Salute has come to a close for another year… Firstly, Happy Australia Day. We’re a little one-eyed and believe our Surf Coast is the best place to live, in Australia. That aside, we really do live in the lucky country, and we should all be grateful for that. The first Surf Coast […]

Winners: 2014 Christmas Light Competition

January 13, 2015

Activities Creative Jan Juc Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

I know you’ve all been waiting to see who the winners are from the Surf Coast Christmas lights competition. I know this because I’ve been contacted by some of the houses nominated to find out the results. Clearly the suspense has been killing them! The Links Property team were so thrilled with the number of […]

Let us help you achieve your health and fitness resolutions for 2015...

January 1, 2015

Activities Health & Fitness Surf Coast Torquay

With a list of new years resolutions complete, let us help you on your road to achieving those goals. There are so many options for health and fitness activities and classes on the Surf Coast. And we know because we covered many of them in a two part series in 2014: Part 1: Health and […]

This Friday: Visit the Special Christmas Sale at Living in The Laneway, Torquay

December 10, 2014

Activities Creative Homewares Retail Shop Surf Coast Torquay

If you haven’t noticed by now, the ladies at Links Property love homewares, in our industry it’s given really. One of our favourite places to shop for homewards, gifts, candles and artwork is a hidden little gem down a lane way off Gilbert Street. When we were told about the special Christmas Sale Event this […]

S & R Boutique, your one stop shop for redecorating, decorating or to spruce-up your home for sale...

October 22, 2014

Creative Fashion Homewares Kids Real Estate Retail Sales Shop Surf Coast Torquay

If it’s a new artwork you’re needing for that big empty wall in your home or storage options to keep things tidy during open for inspections… you’re going to need to stop in at S & R Gifts and Homewares in Gilbert Street, Torquay (and also in Barwon Heads). It’s prime real estate selling and […]

One month to go, Torquay Links Property continues to paint the town pink to support the fight against breast cancer

August 3, 2014

Buying Jan Juc Marketing Real Estate Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

With only one month remaining we will continue to donate $1000 from every house listed and sold in August, to the Breast Cancer Network Australia BCNA. “Many of us have a friend, aunt, mother or sister who has been affected by breast cancer. Being an all-female team the BCNA is the perfect organisation for us to […]

Part 1: Health and fitness options on the Surf Coast, you just need to know where to look...

June 17, 2014

Activities Health & Fitness Jan Juc Kids Outdoor Activities Services Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

Some might think that our beautiful regional coastal towns of Torquay and Jan Juc are limited for choice when it comes to health and fitness options. That is totally not the case. We actually have a fitness smorgasbord available (probably the wrong choice of word considering our focus today!). We are so spoiled for choice, […]

Feature Property: 26 Ballyliffen, Torquay House for Sale

May 16, 2014

Buying Outdoor Activities Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

Luxury living in quiet court location $789,000 5 Bedrooms    2 bathrooms    2 Carparks Architecturally designed and thoroughly modern this luxury residence combines urban sophistication with spacious efficiency, privacy and lake views in the exclusive Sands Estate. This immaculately presented and built home was built by a builder as his own home which explains […]

New House Listing: 39 Sands Blvd, Torquay, Australia

April 24, 2014

Buying Real Estate Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

The Ultimate Coastal Espace – Must Sell $899,000 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2 Car Spaces, 1 Swimming pool Set among a magnificent northern back drop of The Sands lake and sweeping golf course landscape is this large scale coastal home. The upstairs level comprises of a modern, open plan kitchen, main living area with polished floorboards and big […]

Hello Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach Australia 2014

April 14, 2014

Activities Adventure Jan Juc Outdoor Activities Surf Coast Surfing Torquay

The Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach begins this week on Wednesday April 16 to Sunday April 27, 2014.  It’s the final stop on the Australian leg of professional surfing’s elite tour and is one of the most prestigious. Bells Beach, Victoria in Australia is stop number three on the 2014 Samsung Galaxy ASP World Championship […]

The new Little Creatures Brewery. Geelong makes it onto the 'cool' radar!

March 14, 2014

Activities Adventure Creative Food and Wine Geelong Kids Outdoor Activities

Yes, Geelong suddenly got really Hip! I took a friend from Melbourne to the new Little Creatures Brewery in Geelong and their response was “Wow, you’d expect something really cool like this in Melbourne, not Geelong!” And she’s right, it’s quite awesome. Keep an eye on Geelong, it’s changing. Set in an old wool mill […]

Strict instructions to sell this property - 70 Sands Boulevard Torquay

March 12, 2014

Outdoor Activities Real Estate Sales The Sands Torquay Torquay

Strict Instructions to Sell – Mark Gleeson Design and Built $799,000 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, 2 car parks Outstanding contemporary house designed and built by award wining designer builder Mark Gleeson. Perched on the 16th green this home boasts 180 degree golf and lake views across two fairways and into the back of the Moonah […]

PART 2: Long weekend local activities... Bellarine Peninsula Blitz!

March 7, 2014

Adventure Bellarine Peninsular Creative Drysdale Fashion Food and Wine Homewares Kids Ocean Grove Outdoor Activities Shop Wallington

There is so much to explore on the Bellarine Peninsula… you really need to plan several trips which could involve anything from waterparks, mini golf, wineries, galleries, homewares, Bakeries, cafes, restaurants and fashion. Here’s a small selection (you could describe as ‘off the beaten track!’) to get you started…. Bellarine Peninsular  This is one of […]

PART 1: Long Weekend Local activities... Golden Plains peek-a-boo!

March 5, 2014

Activities Adventure Creative Food and Wine Golden Plains Homewares Inverleigh Kids Shop

As the long weekend approaches, we thought you’d like an injection of ideas for killing some time over the 3 days. For something different we are going to venture outside The Surf Coast region,  and take you to the neighbouring areas of The Golden Plains Shire (in Part 1) and The Bellarine Peninsular (in Part […]

Valentines Day is approaching, for an experience of a lifetime go local this year

January 31, 2014

Adventure Creative Food and Wine Jan Juc Outdoor Activities Shop Surf Coast Torquay

The countdown is on. There are 14 days until Valentine’s Day. This year it falls on a Friday. We figured you probably wouldn’t have given it any thought yet. That’s why we’ve come to the rescue with some local suggestions. Why not try one of these great options in and around the Surf Coast… Pamper […]

The Surf Coast Salute. And the winners are...

January 26, 2014

Jan Juc Real Estate Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

The Surf Coast Salute has now come to a close. Since the 10th January 2014 members of the Surf Coast community have been nominating others on the Surf Coast for the little things they have been doing, because it’s these actions that help shape the Surf Coast community. We want to encourage them to continue. We […]

NEW RENTAL PROPERTY: A Barwon Heads Luxury Seaside Entertainer

January 20, 2014

Bellarine Peninsular Outdoor Activities Real Estate Rental Shop

Our latest rental listing 6 Ibis Court, Barwon Heads available 1st April 2014, it’s hot to trot and you’ll be the envy of all of your friends. With 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and 2 car spots @ $700 pw it’s perfect for any family! This great home is available for permanent rent from 1st April […]

The Surf Coast Salute gains some exposure in the Times. Who have you nominated?

January 17, 2014

Activities Jan Juc Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

The Surf Coast Salute launched a week ago has received some great exposure in the Surf Coast Times this week…. If you haven’t nominated anyone yet, now is the time to do so. Here’s a great example of the type of nominations we’ve been receiving: Click HERE to go to our Facebook page where you […]

Announcing The Surf Coast Salute, have you nominated someone yet?

January 10, 2014

Activities Adventure Creative Food and Wine Homewares Jan Juc Outdoor Activities Real Estate Rental Retail Shop Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

CLICK HERE to nominate someone What’s the Surf Coast Salute? Links Property want to recognised those within our close-knit community that do good deeds for others, but rarely get recognised for their generosity. It may be something small, it does’t matter. The smaller the better… because these people probably do lots of small things for heaps […]

Become a Surfcoast Moto God, with the help of the only motorcycle experience right at the start of the Great Ocean Road......

January 4, 2014

Activities Adventure Bellarine Peninsular Creative Food and Wine Geelong Outdoor Activities Rental Shop Surf Coast Torquay

Welcome to Pearl Street Torquay Motogod! And what a welcome addition to Great Ocean Road and Torquay you are – the only motorcycle experience right at the start of the Great Ocean Road. The MOTO GOD was born to meet the needs of both local residents and visitors to the Surf Coast region of Victoria Australia. Providing […]

Links Property puts the E in Real Estate... we are very social in more ways than one!

December 9, 2013

Creative Marketing Real Estate Rental Sales Services Social Media Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

If you didn’t see our recent article in The Surf Coast Times… then you can read it below.  The Headline read “E-real estate gurus set to break free”. What might have been a surprise to you was how committed we are as a business to market Links Property and our house listings where people are spending […]

Ride the Wave...Heading out and getting home on the Surf Coast is now even easier

November 27, 2013

Food and Wine Jan Juc Services Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

I bet you’re looking forward to all your Christmas drinks, dinners and break-ups in your diary in the coming month? But then the reality hits about the choices you have to make about getting there and home… if alcohol is involved! Ride The Wave, Surf Coast shuttle has just changed all that! Ordinarily the options […]

Real Estate buying guide - a detailed checklist to use when you buy a house...

November 24, 2013

Buying Jan Juc Real Estate Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

It’s that crazy time of the year in real estate, and with a hot market at the moment people are madly trying to secure homes before someone else gets there first. Having said that, buying a home is one of the single biggest purchases within your life, so it’s not something you will rush into. […]

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me... something from S & R gifts?

November 15, 2013

Activities Fashion Homewares Kids Retail Shop Surf Coast Torquay

Ok, so I’m a little ahead of myself… maybe by a few weeks. But there’s nothing like being super organised. Guys, listen up! If you want to get your beloved something they will love for Christmas… go to S & R gifts. And while you’re there you can pick something up for the kids too! […]

SNEAK PREVIEW: Pop-in to the new pop-up shop at Torquay Central - EDEN, The Botanical Traders

October 26, 2013

Creative Homewares Retail Shop Surf Coast Torquay

Did you hear all that hammering going on at Torquay Central this week? The new pop-up shop EDEN, The Botanical Traders has been busy pulling together their interior before opening this Tuesday. You will love their array of stock from homewares, botanicals, curiosities to lifestyle and flowers. But don’t take our word for it… Rebecca […]

House for Sale: The Sands Torquay, Lakeside living with only one neighbour!

October 19, 2013

Outdoor Activities Real Estate Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

89 Sands Boulevard, Torquay Australia $949,000 4 Bedrooms   3 Bathrooms   3 Car spaces North East lakeside living and only one neighbour. Find yourself at ease with this lifestyle lakeside home discreetly positioned in The Sands Estate; one of only ten homes that is hugged by both the golf course and lake. Southern beach […]

Yes, High Tide has moved... around the corner in Torquay

October 17, 2013

Activities Fashion Food and Wine Outdoor Activities Retail Torquay

You’re not going mad… High Tide (on the park) has opened on Zeally Bay Road, over looking the park in Torquay. Whilst the original shop is still open in Gilbert Street until March next year, the new bright & spacious store is open for business now.    And what a perfect time of year to open with […]

There is a secret society of creative activities in Torquay, and it's time to get involved!

October 10, 2013

Activities Creative Jan Juc Kids Services Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

Have you noticed your friends ducking-off early with no explanation, or your other half making excuses to get out of the house for few hours (at the same time each week!!). They return with a macrame basket, or a notebook under their arm? Mysterious, huh? Before you hire a private investigator, just ask them if […]

Spring in Torquay, Jan Juc & the Surf Coast

October 8, 2013

Food and Wine Jan Juc Kids Outdoor Activities Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

I’m not going to waste your time describing how beautiful Torquay and Jan Juc can be in Spring, instead I’m going to show you… Everywhere I have been lately I find myself pulling out the camera to capture this stunning place where we live. From the flowers blooming, to Fishermans and Jan Juc beach, blossoms […]

The Sands Torquay: Property priced to Sell, 5 Shell Place

September 27, 2013

Real Estate Sales The Sands Torquay Torquay

      A Beach House Is For Life Not Just For Christmas! Priced to sell, this 3 bedroom 16square Mirvac terrace home boasts upstairs living and is positioned within walking distance to The Sands’ exclusive outdoor pool, ideal for families, or for holiday letting to the Melbourne masses. Upstairs is the open plan living, […]

Welcome your new Neighbour! Torquay Links Property knows Torquay, Jan Juc... and Real Estate!

September 5, 2013

Jan Juc Real Estate Rental Sales Surf Coast The Sands Torquay Torquay

If you haven’t heard the word on the street, then you must have been hiding under a rock, because we haven’t been shy about letting you all know… Links property is teeing off out of The Sands, Torquay and expanding into Torquay and Jan Juc.  And, we’ve been telling anyone who will listen…   We […]