You don’t need to leave the property to enjoy many of the FREE activities Lazy River has to offer, including a private tennis court, fishing on your own private jetty, kayaking on the calm waters of the Murray River, or a game of croquet or boche. Or you can simply relax and unwind with a book and a glass of wine and enjoy the peaceful surroundings and abundant birdlife in the grounds or by the river.
Within Easy Reach
Pinjarra Golf Course
Pinjarra Golf course is right next door and has recently been totally revamped and is a wonderful 18 hole course with some of the most beautiful greens in WA and is very welcoming to visitors. We have some of the best golf courses in Australia within 40 minutes drive.
The Links, Kennedy Bay
Recently rated the #1 Golf Course in Western Australia and Australia’s #2 Public Access Course by both the 2007/2008 Golf Course Guide and the 2007 Golf Australia Magazine, The Links Kennedy Bay is a golf course that will challenge and delight golfers. As the name suggests, Kennedy Bay is a links style course situated amidst undulating sand dunes and natural bushland. It has a magnificent northerly vista over Wambro Sound and the expanse of the Indian Ocean. Links style courses originated in Scotland at St. Andrews, the birth place of golf as we know it. Links courses are characterised by an exposed coastal location, undulating greens, pot style bunkers and heath vegetation. This combination of terrain and coastal weather offers an irresistible challenge of skill to the most seasoned golfer. www.kennedybay.com.au
The Cut, Port Bouvard
In March 2008 The Cut was voted WA's No. 1 Golf Course by Australian Golf Digest Magazine and currently remains in the Top 10 for Australia. This is an outstanding result for such a young course. The Cut is set high in majestic ocean-front dunes with views along the coast from more than half of its 18 holes. Its exposure to the elements is offset by a large number of tee positions on each hole, which provide all the challenges and rewards of a true links experience to golfers of any ability. www.the-cut.com.au
Meadow Springs Golf Course
Above all else, Meadow Springs Golf and Country Club offers "golf as nature intended". Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jnr, the course presents a highly regarded test for players of all levels, but is also renowned for its playability. Situated near the coastal resort town of Mandurah, the Meadow Springs golf course promises a unique experience through open bushland. The course winds its way through undulating terrain, the layout dictated by the natural features of the land. Towering 200-year-old Tuart trees line generous fairways and subtly rolling greens that are equal to the best in Australia. www.msgcc.com.au
Designed by the renowned golf architect and player, Graham Marsh, Secret Harbour Golf Links reflects the style of the traditional Scottish courses such as Muirfield, Turnberry and St. Andrews. To all golfers who are used to tree lined parkland courses this will present a totally new and exciting challenge and one to be savoured. www.secretharbourgolflinks.com.au
Mandurah Fishing Charters
Emphasis at Mandurah Fishing Charters is on fun and fishing hard. Instruction is given to those not familiar with deep sea fishing. Gentle encouragement given to get satisfactory results. On board your Mandurah Fishing Charter boat there is a very good variety of fishing gear. Choose from quality overheads, light tackle and heavy duty.You can choose from braided and mono filament line, 10" Alvey reels on ugly sticks ...great for BIG fish, quality Penn side casters for more delicate fishing and we only use, quality bait. www.mandurahfishingcharters.com.au
High Calibre Charters
High Calibre Charters are Mandurah’s newest charter boat company, and are the ideal choice for Mandurah waters. High Calibre caters for fishing trips, corporate functions, and leisure trips, as well as party and dive cruises. High Calibre Charters are perfect for individuals, groups and families. High Calibre Charters team of experienced, and friendly crew with ensure you have a fantastic day. High Calibre have accumulated a wealth of experience, and combined it to create a business based on expertise and excellent service. Species you are likely to encounter on a High Calibre Fishing Charter are Pink Snapper, Red Snapper, Queen Snapper, Baldchin Groper, Harlequin Fish, and King George Whiting. www.fishingcharterbase.com
This is an ideal base for some excellent cycling in the area. These range from longer trips on very scenic country roads to some pretty riverside trails next to the property.
Walking and Trekking
There are some very scenic walks in the area. Right next to the property a beautiful river walk and for the more ambitious you can enjoy walking some of the famous Bibbulmun Track which runs from Kalamunda to Albany in the south, an amazing 1000 kms! The Bibbulmun Track runs through Dwellingup which is just 20 minutes away.