Best Houses

Time Schedule

Mon 19:00 | Tue 22:00 | Wed 11:00 | Thu 15:00

Overview

Australia’s Best Houses brings to life the heart and soul of everything house and home. Author and host, Gary Takle, is on a quest to discover what really makes a house work. Each episode grabs the audience’s attention while walking them through some of the most exciting and visually stunning houses in the country. From sprawling country estates to urban homes in compact spaces, viewers of Australia’s Best Houses get an up- close look inside some of the most inspiring dwellings around, while in-depth interviews allow them to meet the professionals who create them. Whether you have a small budget or money is of no concern than this series has something for everyone.

Episode 1

Gary Takle, takes viewers into the best homes from all over the country. This episode features a modern sleek architectural design in Sydney and a $30 million home in Perth most exclusive address.

Episode 2

Modern homes are best suited to our modern way of life. Host Gary Takle shows viewers that are warm and full of character. In this episode viewer will get an up close tour of an incredibly detailed contemporary home in Perth and a water side three level home on Sydney Harbour. These homes will leave you with ideas you can borrow for your own home.

Episode 3

Australia’s Best Houses gives viewers an up-close look inside some of the most innovative and stunning homes in Australia. Host, Gary Take will introduce you to the professionals who create them. This episode features three luxury homes. A house built on the side of a cliff in the blue mountains just outside Sydney and a modern luxury home in Portsea, which is the holiday destination for the rich and famous.

Episode 4

Our homes are a reflection of our own style preferences and character. In this episode we preview three very differently styled homes. A french provincial reproduction, an eco house and a big house hidden down a lane way. Viewers will get some clever idea they can use in their own homes.

Episode 5

So many house sites are on hills. This episode cover three houses that have sloping blocks. Viewers can see how you can crate and amazing house deign regardless of how hilly the site is. From the sunshine coast in Queensland to the Gippsland in Victoria, viewers get the see the geography of Australia.

Episode 6

Architectural commentator, Gary Takle will walk you through some of the best houses in Australia. This episode includes three remarkable homes positioned beside water, each with their own interpretation on contemporary living. Viewers will see how water can add value to a home and see what the befits of living beside water are. Each house will give you some ideas you can use in your own home.

Episode 7

Architectural commentator, Gary Takle will walk you through some of the best houses in Australia. In this episode see a stunning beachside home in beautiful Byron Bay, a house that is wrapped around an old tennis court and a home that resembles a luxury boutique hotel, complete with an opulent portico. Whether you have a small budget or money is of no concern than this episode has something for everyone.

Episode 8

Gary visits an urban townhouse in Moonee Ponds, Melbourne where art was a big part of the initial brief. The house has a hand painted mural on the wall in the entry featuring Melbourne icons. Viewers will also go inside a magnificent modern transformation of a heritage home in New Farm, Brisbane. This episode will have some really great ideas you can use in your own home.

Episode 9

Home style means something different to everyone. In this episode Gary will show you a house that was built on a man made lake so the owners could enjoy water views. Viewers will also go into the hinterland behind Byron Bay and visit a very clever renovation of an old Australian country house. The results are stunning.

Episode 10

Architectural commentator, Gary Takle will walk you through some of the best houses in Australia. This episode viewers will have exclusive access into a a mansion which has the most beautiful ocean views and an ultra modern house that is predominately made from glass. Viewers will get to meet the owners and the professionals that help see their vision come to life.

Episode 11

Well some homes just provoke envy and our hero home in this episode sits right in front of Australia most famous Icons, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House. It was an old town house and has now been transformed into an extraordinary modern masterpiece. Viewers will also see a luxury modern country house that is awash with all the latest home technology.

Episode 12

Our cities are getting very crowed which means land is at a premium. In this episode Gary will show you two homes that have made the best use of space. One in Sydney and the other in Melbourne. Viewers will be inspired and will be able learn how they can make the best use of space in their own homes

Episode 13

Interiors are such an important element to get the look and feel of your house right. In this episode we see how a renovation and extension of a very small house in Sydney has completely changed the style and interior of this home. Gary will also take viewers inside a very classy display home in Adelaide and learn how you can create that immaculate modern look in your own home.

Episode 14

It seems that nothing is impossible from some designers and builders. In this episode you will see an amazing luxury home literally built on the side of a cliff. It also has a pool built on stilts. This will amaze viewers and inspire them to think outside the box. Gary will also show viewers through a modern house in Melbourne that has cleverly used angles to create interest. Whether you have a small budget or money is of no concern than this episode has something for everyone.

This week's episode

Gary Takle, takes viewers into the best homes from all over the country. This episode features a modern sleek architectural design in Sydney and a $30 million home in Perth most exclusive address.