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About Wyelangta and Josephine

About Wyelangta and Josephine

Wyelangta is on top of the Otway Ridge which runs from Beech Forest, west to Lavers Hill. It is a relatively remote area 40 mins from townships of Colac to the north, Apollo Bay to the east and Port Campbell to the west. Ten minutes west is the small township of Lavers Hill, with Beech …

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How do I get to Josephine?

How do I get to Josephine?

In google maps, search for Josephine Holiday House at Wyelangta. Or follow these directions below. From Melbourne 1. Head south-west on the Princes Hwy. When on the Geelong Bypass, follow signs to Colac. 2. Pass through Winchelsea , continue to Colac. 3. In central Colac, turn left onto C155 to Gellibrand / Lavers Hill. 4. …

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How do I check-in?

How do I check-in?

We welcome you to Josephine from 3pm on the day of your check-in. We have a key safe located in the carport, on the wall to the right of the hot water system. The PIN will be shared with you via the secure Airbnb messaging a couple of days prior to your check in date. We will …

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What’s in the house?

What’s in the house?

Bedrooms & Bedding 1 x Master Bedroom:  1 x Queen bed and ensuite. 2 x Guest bedrooms: 1 Queen bed in each room, plus a trundle in each for young children or teenagers. Each bed has a doona and there are additional blankets. Towels, sheets and pillow cases are supplied.  Heating & Cooling There is …

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What is there to see in the Otways and how do I get around?

What is there to see in the Otways and how do I get around?

To get to and from Josephine, and to explore the Otways, you will need a car. The road from Colac to the north, Apollo Bay to the east and Port Campbell to the west are all good, reliable country roads. We do recommend taking extra care when the weather turns. On this page we share …

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Any safety considerations or fragile items?

Any safety considerations or fragile items?

Like most of Australia, snakes are around. Although we have only seen one in more than ten years. We try to keep the grass cut short throughout the year, but on occasions in Spring (if we have a stretch of wet weather), some grass can get a little long. To be safe, just don’t go …

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What about garbage?

What about garbage?

There is no garbage pickup service at Wyelangta.  We do not have outside bins as we do not wish to attract pests such as foxes. All garbage and recyclables must be kept inside the house.  There are bins beneath the kitchen sink and also several white bins are in the laundry for temporary storage of recyclables and …

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How does the hydronic heating work?

How does the hydronic heating work?

We have taken a lot of care to ensure that you won’t be cold! Hydronic heating panels exist in all rooms and bathrooms. Upon your arrival, if it is cold, use the reverse cycle unit in the living room to quickly warm up the house. Immediately make your way to the Master Bedroom to turn …

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Can I access the internet and streaming services?

Can I access the internet and streaming services?

We have installed the Starlink satellite internet for oustanding internet coverage. Fast download speeds (~140Mbps) and upload speeds (~20MBps) enable you to work or be entertained. How to connect to WiFi Wi-Fi network name: JosephineOrbi Wi-Fi password: Josephine4735 We have also installed Chromecast on the television in the living room, connected to the JosephineOrbi network. …

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What do we do when we leave?

What do we do when we leave?

Please enjoy our property until midday on the day of departure. 1. Please follow this check list when departing. 2. Turn heating system to “Frost protection” mode.  (See heating section) 3. Take away garbage and recyclables. 4. Clear out fridge and take all food home. 5. Put all blinds in the “UP” position to avoid dust …

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