Patrick Murphy
With an extensive background working as a highly successful business owner teamed with his likable personality and natural charisma, Patrick Murphy is well placed to be able to guide his clients through the process of buying and selling real estate. Having worked alongside high profile individuals at a senior level in hotel management and hospitality, Patrick knows precisely what is required to deliver exceptional customer service in a relaxed and thoughtful manner. Patrick’s client orientated approach, high ethical standards, extensive knowledge gained over years of experience working in various industries coupled with his proven sales experience provide the foundation on which his successes are based upon. With strong family values and the ability to really listen to the needs of others, we are extremely lucky to have Patrick as part of the Great Ocean Property team.
Current Listings

5 Georgina Court, Apollo Bay

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A private garden entrance sets the scene for this home. Upstairs there is a spacious lounge area with built in entertainment and bookshelf, with big views to the mountains and out to the sizeable covered entertainment verandah with sea glimpses. There is outside stair access to the garden from the verandah. Adjacent to the lounge is the generous bright kitchen and dining area with an Ariston dishwasher and Omega ceramic glass cooktop and oven. There is plenty of bench and cupboard space and a peek at harbour views. Beside the stairs is a central bathroom and following up the hall a double bedroom/ office with ample built-in robes, and a sunny enclosed verandah. Next door is the large master bedroom with walk-in robe and ensuite. There are floating timber floors upstairs, louvre blinds on the main windows and electric panel heating. Downstairs there is a large ‘L’ shaped formal lounge with high ceilings and also with panel heating. There are two additional double bedrooms with walk-in robes, and ensuite off one, which is shared off the hall by the other bedroom. Adjacent is a large laundry with plenty of cupboard space. Out the back door is the double length carport with a huge clearance suitable for a boat or caravan and a magical garden with cherry trees and perennial flowers. On the path to the garage/workshop is a walnut tree and kids cubby house. There are grapevines leading to the glasshouse and at the rear of the garage a large well laid out vegetable garden, and fruit trees surrounding. The back of the workshop is a ‘man’s shed’ with a washup sink, opening to the front with a workshop on one side and garage with roller door on the other. In addition, there is a toilet to the rear. The side garden has fruit trees such as mulberry, tamarillo and fig and a row of producing olive trees against the west fence. • 4 bedrooms • 3 bathrooms • 3 entertaining / living areas • Garage / workshop and carport • Fruit trees, vegetable garden, glasshouse • Mountain and ocean views • Huge 1560sqm block (subdivision potential STCA) • 100 metres from the beach…

$995,000 

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4 Jillian Road, Apollo Bay

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This brand-new contemporary style two storey residence with high quality finishes is positioned on a generous 700sqm block with a wide frontage of 23 metres, only 300 metres from the beach. Boasting four spacious bedrooms, the master with ensuite, walk in robe and balcony access, the other three large bedrooms with built in robes, one with an ensuite and a central family bathroom. A large open plan living, dining and kitchen area upstairs opens onto the expansive balcony with a view of the ocean and the boat harbour. The kitchen is well equipped with a large marble island bench, dishwasher, pantry, and plenty of cupboards. Downstairs there is also a large light filled rumpus room, laundry, and remote-controlled double lock up garage with internal access. Other features include upstairs powder room, high ceilings, timber flooring, two reverse cycle air conditioners, one on each level, solar hot water, and ample storage cupboards. There is also a 36sqm storage shed / workshop in the rear yard. This pocket of Apollo Bay is popular and normally very well held.…

$895,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

10/4 Hardy Street, Apollo Bay

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This modern 3 bedroom, north facing apartment provides a low maintenance coastal retreat with nothing to do but enjoy the cafes and the beach! Tri-level with private entry and security intercom, on the ground floor is a spacious 2 car garage with remote control and under-stair storeroom. Up the carpeted stairs to the next level are the second and third bedrooms each with a built in robe, a main bathroom and storage cupboards. The top floor opens to a light filled open plan kitchen, living and dining area with a barrel vaulted ceiling leading on to an entertaining balcony with expansive sea and mountain views. The kitchen has ample storage, pantry, electric hotplate and oven, and an island bench with dishwasher. The dining and kitchen areas have timber flooring and the lounge area is carpeted. To the rear is a spacious master bedroom with built in robes, and a large ensuite with shower and corner spa bath, with dual entry from the living area. A stone’s throw from the shops and the beach, this is the ideal pad for a family wanting to enjoy their holidays with no work and all relaxation!…

$595,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

1/46 Noel Street, Apollo Bay

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An outstanding two storey, four bedroom residence located in one of Apollo Bay’s most sought after streets. This classic home' built by owner master builder is solid and imposing. It has quality fittings and finishes and offers a low maintenance exterior. The upper level has a light filled north facing entertaining area with a spacious lounge, gourmet kitchen with butler’s pantry and a verandah with ocean and mountain views. There is a remote controlled ‘vergola’ on the verandah to enjoy the climate in comfort outside. The kitchen has beautiful granite benchtops, a six burner Smeg gas stove, Bosch dishwasher and designer stainless steel double sink. There is ample cupboard space in the butler’s pantry and room for a second fridge. In addition, there is ducted air-conditioning, polished hardwood floors, quality carpet in the lounge, a built-in dinnerware cabinet for service to the dining table and powder room. Adjacent is the spacious master bedroom with balcony, an ample walk-in robe and stunning ensuite bathroom with a huge stone bath, and walk-in shower with remote temperature control. On the lower level there are three more carpeted bedrooms, two with built-in robes and one with electric panel heating. There is a large family bathroom and separate toilet. The rumpus room faces north and opens out on to a verandah and light filled courtyard with garden shed. There is an under stairs storage cupboard, and another storeroom and large laundry adjoining the expansive two car, 60sqm garage with internal access.…

$995,000 

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Gary Van Someren 0418550049 gary@gopapollobay.com.au

4/155 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay

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This very ‘city’ apartment is right in the heart of Apollo Bay. Less than 100 metres to the beach amidst a fine selection of cafes, restaurants and shopping. Priced at a comfortable market entry level, perfect for a couple. With great views of the sea & harbour, this amazingly apartment has one bedroom and a spacious open plan living, dinning and kitchen. With good access, car park for one car and a generous veranda, this is the no work, walk everywhere city apartment at the beach in Apollo Bay. It obviously has great holiday rental income potential.…

$416,000 

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Gary Van Someren 0418550049 gary@gopapollobay.com.au

2/20-22 Murray Street, Apollo Bay

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Presenting for sale, this recently renovated, low maintenance, solid brick, 2 bedroom unit on a single level with no stairs or steps. It has a bright, light and spacious living area with timber floors, reverse- cycle air-conditioning, a ceiling fan and an adjoining sparkling new kitchen. There are 2 comfy double bedrooms with built in robes, and a separate bathroom, laundry and toilet. Located only approx. 200 metres from the beach and a short walk to town, the unit has a single carport and a fully fenced courtyard suitable for a pet, sitting outside or a vegie garden. There is also a communal BBQ and picnic tables for entertaining in the centre of the development. Currently, the unit sleeps 6 people. The property is being sold on a fully furnished basis. Great holiday rental, holiday home or permanent home, your choice!…

$525,000 

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22 Grant Street, Forrest

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Located in the very heart of the thriving township of Forrest, this property has been lovingly created with an eye for style and comfort. On a 2,362m2 block in a township zone with a wide frontage of 28 metres and rear access from turner drive, the property is a truly unique offering. This stylish single level as new residence offers spacious family accommodation with 4 bedrooms, two bathrooms, loungeroom, kitchen / diningroom and laundry in addition to a studio / workshop ( 45m2 ) with direct access via grant street to the busy tourist trade. it would ideally suit someone wanting to establish their own business in Forrest. The property could be utilised as a large family residence with home occupation for a showroom, artist studio, hairdressing salon, day-care or consulting rooms or transformed into bed and breakfast accommodation. Features of the home include marble bench tops, double glazing, high ceilings, spotted gum timber flooring, ducted heating and combustion heater, 5kw solar system and excellent insulation. A large double garage / workshop ( 64m2 ) has direct access to the home. there is a front verandah and a large north facing side verandah with french doors opening from the living area. a large back garden which is fully fenced and secure would be ideal for a family. there is also an opportunity for further development or subdivision at the rear (stca). Don’t miss this opportunity to live the Forrest lifestyle in the absolute comfort and style of this beautiful property.…

$790,000 to $820,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

410 Sunnyside Road, Wongarra

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Solidly anchored in one of the top spots in the Otways, this three-bedroom home features sensational ocean views into the south and the east, making for inspiring living all day, every day. The unique frame-less bull-nose glass design delivers Apollo Bay, the coast, the ocean and the sky right into the main living area. Built of brick, with concrete balconies and set on 10 acres, a couple cleared, with fruit trees, 50,000 litres of rainwater storage, plus a dam and pump for the veggie garden, it’s is an ideal base for your private, nature inspired lifestyle. There are two bedrooms upstairs and one downstairs with its own bathroom making visitors an easy option. The open plan living/ kitchen/dining arrangement is immediately comfortable with split system reverse cycle air conditioning, wood heater, carpets and lots of scope for your own style update. A four car lock up garage downstairs plus ample shedding completes the picture for those who fancy security and serenity.…

$895,000 

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14 Ocean Park Drive, Marengo

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Immersed in privacy and located a short walk away from arguably one of the most beautiful beaches along the Great Ocean Road, this brand new and lavish contemporary residence has been designed with the epitome of luxury and entertaining in mind. Composed like a stunning work of art, and set on a 1 acre allotment, the home’s extraordinary finishes and detail create an environment that is open yet intimate, creative and inspired. Providing a versatile floorplan perfect for a multitude of options to host family and friends. The current accommodation is plentiful offering three generous bedrooms each fitted with mirrored built in robes and serviced by a central and luxurious bathroom with freestanding bath, double vanity and shower. The master suite has its own retreat space, walk in robe and ensuite with freestanding bath, his & hers vanity and a double frameless shower. The bespoke stone kitchen is the homes heart with a stone island bench, double oven, induction cooktop, two dishwashers, butlers pantry and additional store room which is designed to be stocked with preserves and produce which the region is renowned for. The living area with its high ceilings and floating wood fireplace links seamlessly to the myriad of courtyards and alfresco dining spaces via floor to ceiling bi-fold doors. The outdoor kitchen includes a wine fridge, dishwasher & bbq which adjoins the paradise-like pool area with 13 meter pool, gas heated spa and merbau decking area which offers resort style living in privacy overlooking beautifully landscaped gardens. There is a second living area and an office space which could be converted to extra bedrooms if desired or kept as they are. Other features include: gymnasium with access to pool area, electric gates, secure fencing surrounding the property, double remote garage with internal access, powder room, ceiling fans, laundry, ducted heating & cooling, a timber shed/cottage which could offer extra accommodation if required for friends and family, 6 star energy rating & 3 phase power. You must inspect to truly appreciate this stunning property.…

$1,750,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

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2/67 Nelson Street, Apollo Bay

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Your choice of two single level two bedroom units, each with an open car space. The units have air-conditioning, energy efficient heat-pump hot water units and are low maintenance externally. Partly refurbished and well presented, these units offer a great opportunity to enter the Apollo Bay market at an affordable entry level. A short stroll to the town, beach and golf course, a great option for those looking for a holiday pad or rental, owner occupiers, retirees and investors. Unit 1, SOLD Unit 2, $295,000. 2 Bedroom Unit 3, $295,000. 2 Bedroom Unit 4, SOLD…

$295,000 

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49 Scenic Drive, Apollo Bay

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This house on Scenic Drive sits a little taller than the rest. Set on a 666sqm block it’s a five bedroom beauty delivering two living areas, four balconies, double glazing, big living spaces, two bathrooms, one and a half kitchens, laundry and a separate studio with bathroom. But the views are the jewel in the crown, as they are panoramic and need to be experienced to be appreciated. Downstairs through the double entry doors lie three bedrooms, a large living room, bathroom, separate toilet a laundry/kitchen. Great for visiting relatives or air B&B. Upstairs you’ll find two further bedrooms, fully fledged open plan kitchen/dining/living, bathroom, separate toilet, three large decks and sensational views. A freestanding studio with bathroom offers further possibilities. Big family holidays, a most desirable holiday rental prospect or an ideal live in and Air B&B proposition, this crown is sure to fit.…

$895,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

18 Harrison Street, Marengo

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Set in a quiet court on a 580 sqm well foliated block, 50 metres walk to the beach, is this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home. It also has two living areas and a large sunny rear deck and some ocean views. Upstairs has a kitchen, dining room, lounge, the master bedroom with ensuite. Downstairs has another full kitchen, bedroom and another bathroom. This property also features a double lock up garage, a wood heater in the upstairs lounge and plenty of use of natural timber internally.…

$750,000 

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615 Killala Road, Apollo Bay

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This gorgeous property has all the attributes of an idyllic country hideaway with the benefits of being only 10 kms from the stunning beaches and the cafés and restaurants of the seaside township of Apollo Bay. Situated on a sunny & private 2.4 ha (6.7 acres) the two bedroom, two bathroom, cottage has all of the amenities required to get you started for your weekend getaway. It has an open plan living, dining and lounge area with a separate bathroom. A wide veranda offers a place to sit and take in all of the surrounding vista which includes stunning views of the surrounding mountains, valleys, kookaburras, king parrots, blue wrens, koalas, wallabies all before breakfast. The cottage is set back from the road, on a large flat site with plenty of cleared land around it offering the opportunity to expand. The cottage is solar powered with a 6.9 kW system. Mains power runs through the property should you require it. There are three large water tanks holding 75,000 litres and a septic system suitable for a three bedroom home so you can be totally sustainable and go completely green.…

$695,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

785 Great Ocean Road, Apollo Bay

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This unique and stunning property bordering the Great Otway National Park, has endless opportunities. Offering three dwellings, the property is as diverse as it is beautiful. The current owners live in one house and rent the other two whilst enjoying the attributes of the property. Natural bush, peace, tranquillity, abundance of wildlife and plants are all highlights. Currently run as a hobby farm with 20 sheep the opportunities for expansion are endless, from yoga to art retreat, great ocean walk accommodation. Develop the lifestyle and or business you have always dreamed about in this serene location. The main house is elevated, with an enclosed deck overlooking the Otway National Park. It has 4 bedrooms, 4 garages and a separate entrance. The other 2 properties are accessed by a second entrance. Whitehawks (http://www.whitehawks.com.au/) is a 1 bedroom holiday cottage, and the second property is a solid brick veneer with 3 bedrooms and is currently let as a permanent rental. All three houses have their own access driveway and privacy from each other. This property has so much to offer on its 22 acres, established bush tracks to Elliot river, its own temperate rain-forest, 3 dams, extensive wildlife - king parrots, rosellas, eagles, sugar gliders and koalas. Only minutes from the beach for swimming and fishing and a short drive to the shops and restaurants of Apollo Bay. This is truly a rare opportunity, as current planning laws in rural conservation areas are extremely strict, so acquiring a property with 3 dwellings is unique.…

$975,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

10 Panorama Crescent, Marengo

This is a truly exceptional opportunity to secure the last vacant block of land (591 sqm approx) on the high side of Panorama Crescent. The breathtaking 270 degree ocean and coastal panorama can never be built out. An exciting opportunity to build your dream holiday or permanent home among some superb other million dollar plus investments, or keep as a secure investment for the future. This tightly held strip on Panorama Crescent is prime real estate for good reason. On the ocean side of the Great Ocean Road Easy access to the beautiful long stretch of Marengo beach and just a 3 minute drive to Apollo Bay shopping & restaurant precinct.v…

$495,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

70 Broughtons Access, Skenes Creek North

This secluded 2 hectare ( 5 acre ) property, high on Broughtons Access, is beautifully treed, with ferns and rainforest and an abundance of bird life. While we treat this as a Land only sale, there is a small timber hut with a large deck, water tank, external shower, long drop toilet and fire-pit. It has a driveway, and ample parking. Zoned Rural Conservation, no permanent dwelling is permitted. The Great Ocean Road and Skenes Creek beach are 5 minutes down the hill, and the Apollo Bay township is only 10 mins away. A great combination of seclusion and access to amenities, this property is the perfect camping getaway! Enquiries via email preferred please.…

$190,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au

10 off Great Ocean Road, Kennett River

For the nature lover, with koalas, wallabies, kookaburras and abundant bird life, this one acre bush block with access over Kennett River captures spectacular ocean and river views. It features a fully insulated 'hut' with a mezzanine floor, wood heater, water tank and solar power in a fenced area on the lower level, while up above on the hill are the stunning ocean and river views. Located 500m from the beach and general store, this secluded spot is in a Rural Conservation zone. There is a 200m walk to the nearest road, as there is no vehicular access, with pedestrian access across Kennett River. The 'Hut' has no permit, and a permit for a permanent dwelling is not permitted. There is great mobile reception due to a new phone tower! This property will excite the imagination!…

$295,000 

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14 Newcombe Street, Marengo

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This is a big opportunity to buy a big five bedroom house on a big 1280 sqm block. If you fancy living, holidaying or redeveloping, with fresh ocean air in your lungs and the soothing sounds of the surf in your ears, 14 Newcombe Street Marengo might just be right for you. Immediately comfortable, with a sprawling private garden area, plenty of garage and shed space plus a veggie plot, the home embraces its’ environment with big windows from almost every room. The vast living/dining space is served by a good-sized kitchen and pantry. A long central hallway delivers five bedrooms, bathroom laundry, separate toilet and a spacious, private master bedroom. Invite the family, Air B&B the spare rooms or re-develop (STCA) to your own special design. It’s big on possibilities and big on value too.…

$650,000 

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Patrick Murphy 0405291200 patrick@gopapollobay.com.au