July 13, 2017
Peregian Springs (referred to by the locals as “the Springs”) is a suburb that has a lot to offer both owner occupiers and investors.
Young families make up two-thirds of the Springs households, In fact, RP Data notes the predominant age group in the Springs as 0 – 14 years!
There are 3 long-day daycare centres, two schools, the Aveo 'Peregian Springs Country Club’ retirement village and an Arcare Aged Care Facility.
The Springs boasts two highly-regarded schools; Peregian Springs State School where you'll find families specifcally move to the area to be in the school’s catchment area (this a huge driving factor for the Springs low vacancy rates); and St Andrews Anglican College. St Andrews is a private school, starting with Little Saints Daycare from 6 weeks of age right through to Year 12.
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Peregian Springs is a quiet and respectful neighbourhood where you’ll find well maintained homes, a public access golf course, small shopping village, sports field, streets safe enough to let the kids roam free and ride their bikes, lots of walk-ways and parks and playgrounds for the kids.
Due to the quality of the suburb we find the clients we assist with home loans in Peregian Springs (through purchasing or refinancing), that the properties consistently value as expected.
A section of the Springs is called ‘The Ridges’. The land owners in ‘The Ridges’ pay a body corporate fee which allows them access to the Rec Club located on the corner of The Avenue and Ridgeview Drive. The Rec Club boasts a 25m heated lap pool, kids lagoon pool, tennis courts, gym, BBQ areas, a business Centre and The Pool Café. The Pool Café is open to public and has a gorgeous outlook over the pool, serves Allpress Coffee and the $10 big brekky is famous.
Things to do in Peregian Springs
Peregian Springs has a small village nestled near the entrance off the Sunshine Coast Motorway, there is a Coles, Bottleshop, Newsagency, Japanese, Pizza, Mexican, Butcher, Bakery, Pharmacy, Jetts Fitness, Family Medical Centre & Dental.
Havana Night markets is a twilight market held every Saturday fortnight 4pm – 8pm in the carpark at the Rec Club.
The Peregian Springs golf club is now a public access course with the Par Bar open for a short time in the evenings where you’ll find a nice social buzz, and Purple Copper Restaurant for lunch and dinner.
St Andrews Anglican College School host a Fair Day in May and is so popular it attracts visitors from over the coast. The school also host Christmas carols held on the Sports Field with food stalls and entertainment – a great family occasion.
Ride your bike to the Duckpond on The Avenue. This is a path around the pond which is great for littlies learing to ride their bike.
There is a pedestrian bridge from Peregian Springs over the Sunshine Coast motorway which links to the Springs to the beautiful Peregian Sunshine Coast coastline, only few short kilometres away. Nestled between the coastline and the Springs is Emu Mountain, it’s a short 10 minute walk to the top and gives 360 degree views of Peregian Springs, Coolum Beach, Mount Coolum, Peregian Beach and views as far north as Sunshine Beach and south as Point Cartwright.
On a Saturday morning you are a quick 15 minute drive out to the Eumundi Markets – arguably one of the best markets in the country. For beach action Peregian Beach is 5 minutes drive (5km away) or for slightly sheltered beaches that are better for the littlies Noosa main beach is a 15 minute drive or Coolum beach a 7 minute drive.
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If you are looking for a home loan in Peregian Springs, or neighbouring suburbs Peregian Beach, Marcus Beach, Castaways Beach, Sunrise Beach, Sunshine Beach, Coolum Beach, Yaroomba call us we are the local home loan experts with local knowledge of the property market and the lenders that will finance you into this great pocket of the coast.
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Yours in finance!
Larissa Barton & Gordon MacVicar, Mortgage Choice Peregian Beach