A blog about Lamb Island in Moreton Bay, Queensland – a unique little paradise under forty kilometres as the seagull flies from Brisbane CBD.
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Sunday, June 16, 2013
A veranda designed for gin-and-tonic.
If anything says ‘sub-tropical’ it’s the architectural style dubbed ‘Queenslander’. Such houses, like this one on the north-western side of Lamb Island (incidentally, with water views) are raised high off the ground to allow cooling breezes underneath, and are also shaded by deep verandas. And of course, a few strategically-placed palms tend to add to that sub-tropical feel, too.