This competition has closed, the winner is Lauren C.
We love the buzz of the city, but sometimes we need to escape the chaos and find a slice of country serenity for the weekend. Captains Rest, in Strahan, Tasmania, is a peaceful and thoughtfully furnished property on the water’s edge with a deep bath for soaking away stressful commutes and watching local fishers go about their daily catch.
It’s a property managed by author, designer and teacher Sarah Andrews – and it’s been featured in magazines such as Conde Nast Traveller, Country Style and Real Living for its antique windows, heritage furniture and views across Teepookana Forest Reserve.
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It sleeps two, in a queen bed dressed in Carlotta & Gee French linen sheets, and its well-stocked pantry means you can bring basics from Hobart or Launceston on the way and ensconce yourself here for an entire weekend.
In collaboration with Captains Rest and Carlotta & Gee, Broadsheet is giving away a two-night stay at the accommodation, as well as a $500 Carlotta & Gee voucher to spend on kitting out your own haven in luxury linen, and a copy of Sarah Andrews’ book Principles of Style, valued at $49.95.
To enter, follow Broadsheet in your city (@broadsheet.adelaide, @broadsheet.brisbane, @broadsheet_melb, @broadsheet_syd or @broadsheet.perth) as well as @carlottandgee and @captainsrest on Instagram, then enter your details below for a chance to win.
This competition is open to Australian residents only. The total prize pool is valued at $1749.95. Entries close on Friday July 8 at 5pm. For a full list of prizes, see the terms and conditions.