If you’ve been searching far and wide for a new home but nothing is in your budget, we have the ideal solution for you. How about entering the Mater Lotteries Prize Home Draw 290? If you are the lucky first prize winner, you will become the owner of an incredible 4-bedroom home sprawling across 3-storeys. This wonderful property is in Maroochydore where it feels like a holiday destination year-round.

The features include a massive outdoor swimming pool located next to an outdoor kitchen. There’s even a pizza oven for handmade pizzas! There is plenty of outdoor space for all your entertaining needs with outdoor couches and table. This could be your brand new Sunshine Coast haven.

Even better, this home is situated on the lakeside next to Sunshine Cove. The scenic lake views can be taken in from the outdoor areas and many rooms across the 3 storeys of the house. Enjoy lakeside living with a lake literally on your doorstep.

The Sunshine Coast is well-known for the amazing beaches that make it a popular tourist destination. Enjoy your own little slice of paradise here, away from the crowds. There is plenty to do in the area though!

Living in Maroochydore

Maroochydore has plenty of fine dining options as well as more casual cafes. Take a Sunday stroll through the streets or catch up over drinks on a Saturday night.

Maroochydore is famous for its lovely beaches in the area. Get into the water and onto a surfboard or simply go for a swim. The kids will love building sandcastles and exploring the shoreline. These beaches are so close to your home that you’ll be able to head down any time you like.

In the area as well is Buderim. This is where you will find the unforgettable Buderim Forest Waterfall Walk. Head along this trek to discover one of the most breathtaking Australian waterfalls you’ll ever come across. The name of the falls is Serenity Falls, otherwise known as Buderim Falls. Spend a day getting lost in the forest and discovering the many bird species around here. All of this is less than 20 minutes’ drive away.

The Incredible Home on Offer

The 4-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom house that’s up for grabs is just amazing. It is 3 storeys high and the floor area covers 313 square metres. You’ll have plenty of space to move your whole family into this incredible home!

You’ll be living on the gorgeous lakefront in this property. Feel like you’re constantly on holiday with scenery that’s too good to be true! Features of the home include a study, swimming pool, and outdoor kitchen entertaining area.


Location: Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast, Queensland

Address: 22 Banfield Place, Maroochydore, QLD 4558

Value: $1,410,000 (based on market value as of March 2020)

Master Suite

The master suite of this home is likely to be your new room if you are the lucky winner of this prize package. It’s even nicer than being in a hotel suite with floor to ceiling windows showing off the stunning lake just outside. You even have your own little balcony to get out and breathe in the fresh air.

On the other side of the room, you will find the massive ensuite. It contains everything you need, including a toilet, shower, and bath. You’ll never want to leave this incredible suite. Relax in the tub or wash away the worries of the day in the amazing shower.

In your suite, there is also a walk-in wardrobe. Here, you will find a whole set of shelves, eliminating the need to add in a dresser. There are plenty of rails for hanging your garments as well.

Living Area

The living area features an open-plan design leading into the dining area. There, you will find a table set for 6. All of it overlooks the lovely lake right outside.

The living room even has its own deck. As it’s located on the 2nd floor of the house, you get amazing views from there.


The kitchen features a unique sliding table coming off the kitchen island. It slides towards the comfortable bench, turning the area into a breakfast nook.

Cabinets that reach all the way up to the ceiling offer all the storage space you could ever need. The kitchen comes complete with modern appliances so you can cook anything you like.


As well as the master bedroom, there are 3 others! If you don’t have a big family, you may be wondering what you would do with these. Fear not, as the 2 bedrooms on the 2nd storey are incredibly room. You could set yourself up with an art studio or craft room in one of these quite easily. The last bedroom is on the 3rd floor and has an ensuite attached. This is perfect for a guest room as visitors will have their own bathroom.


The outdoor space on this property is one of the highlights. For starters, there is an outdoor kitchen, including a pizza oven and bar fridge. Next to that is an 8-seater table so this is the ideal entertaining area. Nearby, there is a covered area with plush couches and comfy seating.

This outdoor entertaining area is on the lakeside of the home. This ensures that you have an incredible view while you’re outside relaxing or entertaining. When designing this home, every last detail was considered. The view is not obstructed by the fence as it is partly made of glass to showcase the lake.

Other Features

On the 3rd floor, you will discover the perfect study nook. This makes the ideal home office, up away from the lounge for some peace and quiet. Work away at the built-in desk and you’ll have plenty of sunlight thanks to the large windows letting light stream in.

The pool is 8m x 4.5m and is a saltwater swimming pool. Let the kids play in there to cool off or use it to get in your daily dose of exercise without getting too hot.

Total Prize Value

This prize package is worth a total of $1,573,744. This is made up of the value of the house as well as furnishings and electrical worth $161,244. The first prize winner will also get $2,500 worth of gold bullion.

Grab Your Tickets

This prize draw closes on Thursday 20 August 2020, so you’d better get in quick. It’s only $2 a ticket and it’s all for a good cause. Consider buying a ticket book for even better value!

Thank You for Your Support

This draw was created to raise money for the Mater Foundation. They provide research in Australia in the field of medicine. They cannot continue this important work without the ongoing support of Australians such as yourself.

Buy a ticket and you’re facilitating much-needed medical research at the same time. Enter Draw 290 today and you never know, you could be the lucky winner.