Gold Coast unit embraces garden and water views

first_img29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point 29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point“We love the fact that whatever the weather is like, we’ve always got somewhere to sit on the balcony,” Ms Otago said.“We can use the balcony all year round.”Combined with the apartment’s white and cream palette, glass stacking doors, louvre windows and touches of wood and glass throughout, it has a natural and fresh style. Ms Otago and Ms Tinlin bought the property two and a half years ago after dreaming about living in the area for years. 29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point 29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point 29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise PointMANICURED gardens and water views surround this Paradise Point apartment.It is this prime position that owners Leonie Otago and Anne Tinlin love most about the property at 29201/2 Ephraim Island Parade.The property’s wraparound balcony embraces its surroundings, making it the perfect place to watch sunsets and sunrises or simply enjoy being in the great outdoors. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa17 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point 29201/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point“We’ve looked at Ephraim for many years and almost bought a couple of times before but we weren’t living in Queensland then,” Ms Otago said.While they loved the apartment, they said it was time to move on. “We’re people who move quiet a bit so it’s just time for another project for us,” Ms Otago said.last_img read more

S’Africa Shocks Falcons in AWCON Opener

first_imgSouth Africa stunned the defending champions of the Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON), the Super Falcons 1-0 in the opening game in Ghana.The decisive moment of the match came five minutes from the end when Kgatlana‚ came off the bench to drill a volley into the back of the Falcons’ net after being set up by Jermaine Seoposenwe.The Nigerian ladies were guilty of wasting so many begging chances to take the lead and they were made to pay dearly for their wastefulness five minutes to full time when a stunning volley beat Nigerian goalkeeper for the lone goal of the match. It was South Africa’s second win over Nigeria in the history of the AWCON and Falcons are now condemned to win their rest games of Group B if they need to progress.The South African team had similarly defeated Falcons in the edition held in Equatorial Guinea.The win is a massive boost for the Bayana Bayana team in the quest for a place among the top three teams that will represent the continent at next year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

Everton Sack Their Manager After Arsenal Thrashing

first_imgEverton have sacked their Dutch manager, Ronald Koeman, less than 24 hours after the Merseyside club were thrashed 5-2 at home in their English Premier League (EPL) clash.The new development was confirmed via a statement which said the club “would like to express their gratitude to Ronald for the service he has given to the club over the past 16 months”.The former Southampton and Valencia manager leaves the club in 18th position on the Premier League table after winning just two of the first nine league games of this season.Ronald Koeman becomes the third managerial casualty of the season after Frank De Boer (Crystal Palace) and Craig Shakespeare (Leicester City).Relatedlast_img read more

Ronaldo hits 701st goal as Juve pull clear in Serie A

first_imgThe 34-year-old hit his 701st after 19 minutes, with Pjanic adding a second eight minutes after the break following a blunder by Brazilian defender Danilo, who had earlier pulled Bologna level.The defending champions are now four points clear of second-placed Inter Milan, who travel to Sassuolo on Sunday.Atalanta stay third after throwing away a three-goal lead to draw 3-3 with Lazio, with fourth-placed Napoli closing the gap to just one point after Arkadiusz Milik’s double saw off Verona.“The road is the right one, but we need to work on some details. It was a good match blighted by three or four errors,” said Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri whose side host Lokomotiv Moscow in Champions League action on Tuesday.Bologna coach Sinisa Mihajlovic returned to the bench in Turin after his second course of chemotherapy as he battles cancer.And the visitors were given reason to hope of snatching a rare point against the Turin giants when Danilo responded to Ronaldo’s opener with a 29th-minute volley.But Pjanic sealed victory with his third goal in four games in the 54th minute amid chaos in front of the Bologna goal.Bologna keeper Lukasz Skorupski denied Ronaldo and in-form Gonzalo Higuain late before both the crossbar and Gianluigi Buffon frustrated Federico Santander’s push for a last-gasp equaliser for the visitors who slip to 12th place.Bologna’s Serbian coach Sinisa Mihajlovic is undergoing treatment for cancer © AFP / Marco Bertorello“We watched the Santander goal again, it was offside so VAR would have ruled it out,” said Sarri.“But I told the lads we mustn’t sit back on a lead, we should attack, otherwise we leave ourselves in these risky situations to the very end.”– Immobile punishes Atalanta –Serie A leading scorer Ciro Immobile’s late brace of penalties helped Lazio wipe out a three-goal deficit in a thrilling 3-3 draw with Atalanta.Atalanta, who travel to Manchester City in the Champions League on Tuesday, had led 3-0 with 21 minutes to go at the Stadio Olimpico.But Immobile scored from the spot on 69 minutes and less than 60 seconds later set up Joaquin Correa for the second, before capping the comeback two minutes into injury time with his ninth goal in eight league games this term.“With penalties, nobody can understand a thing nowadays,” blasted Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini.Polish forward Arkadiusz Milik celebrates after scoring his first goals for Napoli this season. © AFP / Carlo Hermann“Immobile went for a walk, felt someone touch him slightly and dived.“Even more, on the second penalty, Immobile put his foot in front of De Roon.”Colombian Luis Muriel scored a first-half double for the Bergamo side as compatriot and star striker Duvan Zapata was sidelined injured.Alejandro Gomez got the third eight minutes before the break in a rematch of last season’s Italian Cup final which the Romans won.But the visitors lost momentum after the hour mark.Immobile got one back from the spot after being brought down by Jose Luis Palomino and then combined with Correa for their second.Immobile earned a late penalty after a Marten de Roon foul, celebrating wildly after converting to grab a dramatic point before Lazio’s Europa League trip to Celtic next week.“I’m losing years of my life kicking penalties in the 90th minute,” said 29-year-old Immobile, after scoring his third league goal from the spot this season.Polish striker Milik scored in either half as Napoli got back to winning ways at the Stadio San Paolo, after a goalless draw at Torino before the international break, before their Champions League trip to Salzburg.“I started the season with fitness problems so I’m hungry now for goals,” said Milik, who also scored as Poland qualified for Euro 2020 during the week.Verona drop to 13th place.0Shares0000(Visited 9 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Cristiano Ronaldo and Miralem Pjanic celebrate scoring © AFP / Marco BERTORELLOMILAN, Italy, Oct 20 – Cristiano Ronaldo and Miralem Pjanic sealed a 2-1 win for Juventus over Bologna to consolidate top spot in Serie A on Saturday.Ronaldo was presented with a special jersey before kick-off to mark his 700th career goal scored playing for Portugal during the week.last_img read more