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New road connects two communities together

December 6, 2018

We are happy to announce the new road linking Harvest and Waterford is almost complete! The new road will run between Harvest Blvd to Dragonfly Drive and will link together our Waterford and Harvest communities. Additionally, the road will provide some residents a quicker route to Greenhills, Maitland and other key local amenities. The...

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Hot Tips for expert level Christmas decorating

December 6, 2018

HO- HO-HO! It’s that time of year again. Time to dust off the Christmas tree and get your tinsel on! Have you ever wondered how to reach that “expert level” of Christmas decorating? There’s a real art to it and some people just make it look so effortless! So, what are the secrets to...

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AVID joins “Take 3 for the Sea” movement

September 18, 2018

AVID is partnering with Take 3 to reduce plastic pollution in Australia and at our Harvest and Waterford communities. Their message is simple: take three pieces of rubbish with you when you leave the beach, waterway or anywhere, and you’ve made a difference to our environment. In collaboration with Take 3 CEO and co-founder...

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Balloon Aloft Hunter Valley Fiesta

September 18, 2018

Over 25 hot air balloons will take to the skies, decorating the Hunter Valley at 5am each day over the long weekend. Enjoy the spectacular as a passenger or from the ground and don’t forget your camera! When: Friday, September 28 – Monday, October 1, 2018 Where: Balloons will land at Peterson House Winery...

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Riverlights Multicultural Festival

September 18, 2018

This family friendly, alcohol-free community event is becoming one of the most exciting events in the Hunter Valley. Central Maitland will be transformed into a global village through food, music, dance and interactive experiences. The program also includes language classes, lantern making, cooking demonstrations, fire shows, a lantern parade and the iconic paper lantern...

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Slow Food Earth Market

September 18, 2018

The Slow Food Earth Market Maitland is open to the community and operates on the first and third Thursdays of each month. The market centres around the slow food values of good, clean and fair. Each stall has a poster displaying the name of the farmer, their farm, location and a brief story of...

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Harvest wins best Marketing – Land Development award

August 13, 2018

AVID Property Group’s Harvest development in East Maitland has received top honours in the prestigious Urban Development Institute of Australia NSW Crown Group Awards for Excellence. AVID won the category for best Marketing – Land Development, announced at a gala ceremony on 3 August 2018. Located east of Maitland in the growth suburb of...

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10 Steps to a Healthy Home

June 28, 2018

Toxic exposure is all around us but most people aren’t aware of how they are being impacted, even in their own home. Nicole Bijlsma has delved deeply into this, as she explains in her book Healthy Home Healthy Family. A happy, healthy life is everybody’s right so how can we avoid toxic exposure when it’s right where...

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Five tips for preparing your garden and lawn for winter

May 2, 2018

With winter just around the corner, you may think it’s time to down tools and give up on your garden and lawn. Winter can be a great time to get some of that extra work you’ve been putting off done, and get yourself ready for a bountiful, blooming and luscious spring garden. There are...

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Five tips for food comfort and health this Autumn

March 1, 2018

With the weather still warm, it’s hard to believe Autumn has already landed.  If you made a resolution to be healthier in 2018, here are some tips to stay on track as it gets cooler.    Cook meals in bulk. The cooler months are perfect for having ready-made meals which can be easily taken...

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Harvest community receives sustainability acclaim

December 12, 2017

The sought-after Harvest development by AVID Property Group has achieved a four ‘leaf’ national EnviroDevelopment certification in masterplanned communities from the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA). A significant achievement for the emerging Chisholm community, Harvest has achieved accreditation across four ‘leaves’, which recognises outstanding design and planning across the elements of ecosystems, waste,...

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Maximising space in your home

December 12, 2017

With a new year, often comes ideas for a refresh at home. Our Land Sales Manager, Deb Wright, is a lady with many talents and has some top tips for maximising space: Think of the space you live in in a whole sense rather than as separate rooms with specific uses. Think about how you want...

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Movie event brings people together

October 26, 2017

We had a great afternoon on Saturday, October 14, when Harvesters enjoyed a trip to the cinema on us, to see Despicable Me 3. The event brought many families together and it was a pleasure to have the Harvest Rock Ensemble and Drum Corp demonstrate their amazing skills. It was hard to believe they’d...

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Spring Cleaning

December 12, 2017

Spring has sprung, which for many means it’s time for a spring clean! Here are some ideas to help get you started. Blankets. Sometimes blankets and pillows don’t need to be cleaned, but they do need to be aired out after winter when your home has been closed up. Take them outside and hang them...

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Residents celebrate their first Harvest Christmas in 2016

February 14, 2017

Harvest community residents turned out in force to celebrate the Christmas season at the inaugural Harvest Carols celebration on Saturday 17 December. Residents enjoyed a range of entertainment including official judging of the Christmas lights competition. More than 300 residents and guests flocked to the Sales and Information Centre, where they enjoyed carols and...

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Your Harvest Winter Newsletter & Community Update

July 15, 2016

Harvest is taking shape! Residents are finalising their landscaping and the streetscapes are looking great. Approximately 35 families call Harvest home and many more have homes under construction Thornton Public School’s extra-curricular music program sponsorship extended for another year Couple Ellen and Julian leave the big lights of Brisbane for Harvest – they can’t...

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Easter Bunny hopped into Harvest!

March 21, 2016

Easter came early for the children of Harvest at Chisholm yesterday, when the Easter Bunny hopped along to say...

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Your Harvest Spring Newsletter & Community Update

September 10, 2015

Welcome to Harvest Life, Spring...

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Harvest rescues Thornton Public School’s Rock Ensemble

August 27, 2015

Harvest at Chisholm has responded to Thornton Public School’s call for help to keep its students’ Rock Ensemble in action and is sponsoring the group. Following the loss of the group’s previous sponsor, the school determined that the program would be terminated unless a new sponsor could be found. Avid Property Group, the developer...

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New Vintage Hill land release to launch second stage of Harvest at Chisholm

July 10, 2015

A striking Sales and Information Centre has opened at Harvest, to mark the launch of Vintage Hill, the second stage of the sought-after new residential community at Chisholm. The Centre was opened by Member for Maitland, The Hon. Ms Jenny Aitchison MP at a gathering of Harvest’s project team, builder partners and local dignitaries...

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Harvest TV Commercial

July 2, 2015

Check out our latest TV commercial. You can also view our lift-out in the Hunter Home & Land magazine...

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First home owner grant incentive for new house

June 22, 2015

Many early land buyers in the Harvest estate at Chisholm have been first home buyers keen to secure the state government’s First Home Owner Grant for new homes before it falls to $10,000 on January 1. Twenty-one-year-old Emily Allwood and 22-year-old Steve O’Donnell bought land at Harvest in December 2014. “We’ve been saving for...

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Mayor opens new intersection and upgrade of Raymond Terrace Road

May 11, 2015

Residents of East Maitland will benefit from improved traffic conditions following a significant upgrade of Raymond Terrace Road which includes the construction of a signalised intersection enabling easy access to the new residential community, Harvest at Chisholm. AVID Property Group, developer of Harvest, invited the Mayor of Maitland City Council, Mr Peter Blackmore to...

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Autumn / Winter Newsletter 2015

May 1, 2015

In the Autumn 2015 edition of Harvest Life you'll learn more about the construction activity going on at the Harvest site, meet some of Harvest's newest residents and learn about growing your own...

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Harvest Summer Newsletter

January 20, 2015

In the Summer 2014/15 edition of Harvest Life you’ll learn more about the construction activity going on at the Harvest site, meet two of Harvest’s newest residents, learn about the Harvest Gardens land release which gives you a chance to receive up to $7,000* Cash Crop Bonus, and find out more about the Harvest...

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Harvest Ground Breaking

June 11, 2014

The Hon. Mayor of Maitland, the MP Robyn Parker and Avid Property Group‘s CEO Cameron Holt, along with the Harvest Project Team successfully launched the Harvest Ground Breaking Event on 11 June...

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East Maitland housing estate under way

May 7, 2014

Construction is under way on the city’s newest housing development at East Maitland. Civil works on roads, stormwater and sewage have begun so the first land release at Harvest, on Raymond Terrace Road, can start in the second half of 2014 . “What you will see is a fully master-planned community that will set...

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Chisholm, NSW, 2322

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