Summerlands 128 Pacific Road Palm Beach NSW

Blaxland Mansion

Summerlands
128 Pacific Road
Palm Beach NSW 2108

In 1989, following the breakdown of her marriage to husband Richard, Morag Bellingham moved from her city mansion to another grand house which she had chosen to renovate, back in her home-town of Summer Bay. Named as the ‘Blaxland house’ on the show, the location debuted in Episode 261, which also saw it appear in … Continue reading Blaxland Mansion

Snapperman Lane Iluka Road Palm Beach NSW

Adam’s Wharf / Harling Apartment

2 Snapperman Lane
Palm Beach NSW 2108

One of countless wharves seen on the show over the past three decades, this particular jetty was seen in the months following Adam Cameron’s arrival in 1989, as the location where he moored his yacht. The result of an inheritance from his late parents, the yacht didn’t bring much luck for Adam—no sooner had it … Continue reading Adam’s Wharf / Harling Apartment

6 Waratah Road Palm Beach NSW

Jennifer’s House

6 Waratah Road
Palm Beach NSW 2108

In September 1990, Alf Stewart’s cousin Jennifer Atkinson arrived in the bay, and it soon became apparent that she was fleeing from her abusive husband, Daniel. Deciding to settle back down in the area she grew up in, Jennifer moved into a house which was said to be around half an hour outside the bay … Continue reading Jennifer’s House

95 Princes Lane Newport

Andrew & Donna’s Flat

95 Princes Lane
Newport NSW 2106

In April 1995, Donna Bishop moved in with her boyfriend Andrew Warren, an old flame she’d recently reunited with despite his history of violence towards her. The relationship wasn’t to last much longer however, with Andrew lashing out at Donna over her friendship with Rob Storey a little over a week later. The real-life exterior … Continue reading Andrew & Donna’s Flat

13 Harley Road Avalon Beach

Morgan House

13 Harley Road
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

Episode 6442 in 2016 saw the introduction of the Morgan brothers—Justin, Brody and Mason—siblings to the already established character of Tori. Their arrival in Summer Bay coincided with the debut of a new residence to house the family and their Boxer dog, Buddy. The real-life house, used for exterior scenes, is nestled on Harley Road … Continue reading Morgan House

Careel Bay Marina, 94 George Street, Avalon Beach NSW

Stewart Supplies

Careel Bay Marina
94 George Street
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

First appearing in Episode 6 (the exterior in Episode 42) in 1988, Stewart Supplies was the first of three bait shops that Alf has run over the years. Offering boating services and also acting as the local bottle shop, the store started stocking groceries the following year when Alf joined forces with his sister Celia—following … Continue reading Stewart Supplies

Avalon Beach Bowling & Recreation Club

Yabbie Creek Bowling Club (2007)

Avalon Beach Bowling & Recreation Club
Bowling Green Lane
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

In Episode 4395 (April 2007), Colleen Smart rallied a team together for the great bowls tournament in Yabbie Creek against her nemesis Betty Allsop. Though Colleen’s team won, there was shock all round when the club president, Cess, accused Colleen of ball tampering (an act committed by Drew Curtis) and banned her for life! The … Continue reading Yabbie Creek Bowling Club (2007)

55 Elaine Avenue Avalon Beach Careel Creek

Braxton House (2013-present)

55 Elaine Avenue
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

First introduced to the show in 1998, the house currently known as the Braxton House moved to it’s fourth filming location in 2013, along with the Palmer House next door. Like it’s predecessor, the house is located in the suburb of Avalon Beach, and was first introduced in Episode 5726, which saw the fallout from … Continue reading Braxton House (2013-present)

57 Elaine Avenue Avalon Beach Careel Creek

Palmer House (2013-present)

57 Elaine Avenue
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

First introduced to the show in 2005 with the debut of the Holden family, the house now occupied by John Palmer & Marilyn Chambers moved to it’s second filming location in 2013, along with the Braxton House next door. Like it’s predecessor, this house is located in the suburb of Avalon Beach—and was first introduced … Continue reading Palmer House (2013-present)

50 Elaine Avenue Avalon Beach

Gibson House

50 Elaine Avenue
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

Episode 753 in 1991 saw the introduction of the Gibson House, home to Revhead, his sister Julie (played by future Hollywood star Naomi Watts), and their father Alec. The house was seen sporadically over the next couple of months, with Nick Parrish starting up a shortlived relationship with Julie, Alec’s sudden death from a heart … Continue reading Gibson House

Snapperman Cottage 33 Iluka Road Palm Beach

Ellis / Fraser House

Snappermans Cottage
33 Iluka Road
Palm Beach NSW 2108

When Sam Marshall started a paper round in 1998, he delivered to a house where he saw the girl of his dreams meditating in the garden. The girl was Daria Ellis, who had recently moved to the bay with her father Sean who had just opened a surf shop. Sam and Daria eventually embarked on … Continue reading Ellis / Fraser House

Westpac Avalon Beach 49 Old Barrenjoey Road

Federation Bank (2008)

Westpac Avalon Beach
49 Old Barrenjoey Road
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

In an attempt to fleece Leah Patterson-Baker of her insurance payout following Dan’s death, conwoman Bridget Simmons forged Leah’s driving licence and stole some other forms of ID from the house. With Leah’s existing account being at the Yabbie Creek branch, Bridget visited the Federation Bank in another (unnamed) town in Episode 4768, in order … Continue reading Federation Bank (2008)

Beacon Store Palm Beach

Hogans General Store

Former Beacon Store
Lot 132, Governor Phillip Park
Palm Beach
NSW 2108

We were introduced to Ailsa Hogan’s store in the Pilot episode, when new resident Pippa Fletcher went to pick up groceries, meeting Ailsa and local gossip Doris Peters. When Ailsa set up the Bayside Diner with Bobby Simpson in late 1988, she sold the store to Celia Stewart. The store appeared for the final time … Continue reading Hogans General Store

North Palm Beach Surf Club

Summer Bay Surf Club

North Palm Beach Surf Life Saving Club
Governer Phillip Park
Palm Beach NSW 2108

If there’s one place that fans head to when they visit Palm Beach, it’s the North Palm Beach Surf Lifesaving Club. With the possible exception of the beach, this building is easily the most famous and recognisable location used on Home and Away, with tourists flocking to have their picture taken in front of the … Continue reading Summer Bay Surf Club

Jonah's Whale Beach Palm Beach

The Sands Resort (2007-Present)

69 Bynya Road
Whale Beach NSW 2108

The Sands Resort, built by Martha MacKenzie’s paternal family the Macklins, has been one of the recurring locations in the show since 1989. Though talked of more often than seen, a number of locations have been used over the years for the times when it did appear on screen. The latest incarnation, first used around … Continue reading The Sands Resort (2007-Present)

52 Dolphin Crescent Avalon Beach

Walker House (2009)

52 Dolphin Crescent
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

First seen in Episode 4918, this house was the temporary home of Sid Walker and his children Dex and Indi, during their five-week stint in Summer Bay in 2009. When the family returned permanently in 2010, they moved into the farmhouse recently vacated by Martha MacKenzie. The location, which had only recently been built when … Continue reading Walker House (2009)

Newport Mirage Hotel

The Sands Resort (2003)

Newport Mirage Hotel
Queens Parade West
Newport NSW 2106

The Sands Resort, built by Martha MacKenzie’s paternal family the Macklins, has been one of the recurring locations in the show since 1989. Though talked of more often than seen, a number of locations have been used over the years for the times when it did appear on screen. This particular incarnation of ‘The Sands’ … Continue reading The Sands Resort (2003)

60 Dolphin Crescent Avalon Beach

Bledcoe House

60 Dolphin Crescent
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

In Episode 4932 (September 2009), Ruby Buckton tracked down the home of her biological father Grant Bledcoe. There she met his wife and tricked her way into the house under the pretence of being a babysitter looking for work. It wasn’t long after Grant returned home that Ruby confronted him about raping Charlie and she … Continue reading Bledcoe House

2 Alexander Road Avalon Beach

Radcliffe House

2 Alexander Road
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

In Episode 4980 (2009), when it became apparent that VJ Patterson was being bullied by Riley Radcliffe, Leah and Miles went to visit Riley’s father Ian. When Miles was later beaten up by a gang of youths, he went back to the Radcliffe House and realised that Riley was one of the perpetrators. His resulting attempt … Continue reading Radcliffe House

17 Burrawong Road Avalon Beach

Patton House/Office

17 Burrawong Road
Avalon Beach NSW 2107

In March 2010, Charlie Buckton started seeing a counsellor, Michael Patton, over the commitment issues she was facing in her relationship with Angelo Rosetta. She kept these sessions a secret from Angelo, and as a result, he became suspicious of Michael – going so far as to follow Charlie to a session and spy on them … Continue reading Patton House/Office