The cat’s eye agate on a white stone is one of the features in the house“I’m an early riser so on clear mornings when I get up at the crack of dawn I can often see hot air balloons floating over the canal,” Mrs Kelly said. “It is an amazing sight over the water.”The home also exudes magic inside with a stone agate feature in the dining room bar.“It is a cat’s eye agate on a white stone and the previous owners said it was imported,” Mrs Kelly said.Lofty atriums give the home space and light“It has a really spectacular effect at night with the backlight.”Mrs Kelly said the four-bedroom, three- bathroom home had a spacious, open feel. “When we bought it the owners had recently renovated it,” she said. “All the work was done for us.”Drawn to the ultra-modern style, Mrs Kelly said she had added a few of her own touches.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality LevelsAudio TrackFullscreenThis is a modal window. An unanticipated problem was encountered, check back soon and try again Error Code: MEDIA_ERR_UNKNOWN Darryl Kelly and his wife enjoy the views from their waterfront mansionThe main bedroom has a marble ensuite with a heated floor and luxury bath.Mrs Kelly said the couple, originally from Wagga Wagga, had admired the waterfront setting.“This is our second Gold Coast house,” she said. “We had a unit on the Gold Coast which we would come and spend months at a time at over winter. We have always loved the Gold Coast and our next home will be in the same street.” WATCHING hot air balloons float by from the deck of this stunning Paradise Waters home is a magical way to start the day according to owners Joanne and Darryl Kelly.The Gold Coast Titans director and his wife bought the home three years ago to be closer to their daughter. Session ID: 2020-09-28:c5a058481e1223f79d014181 Player Element ID: vjs_video_3 OK Close Modal DialogBeginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen00:00 Related videos The home has grand interiors including a lofty atrium and a large glass front door.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North11 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day agoPolished hardwood stairs lead up to a bridge-style crossing to the living room and connecting the main bedroom with the guest suites, both with private waterfront balconies. 88 Admiralty Drive Paradise WatersFrom the outside the home is privately gated with large walls, palm trees and manicured hedges.The gate opens to a mosaic-tiled pool which leads guests to the glass entrance.A pebble gas fireplace in the lounge and a bar with three wine fridges are some of the stand-out features of the house. The home is kept cool with a number of louvres and bi-fold glass doors that open to the spacious waterside terrace.The home orignally hit the market with a $5.25 million price tag but has since been reduced to $4.975 million.
Artists ILoveMakonnen and Miguel will perform at Conquest, the Undergraduate Student Government Concerts Committee announced Friday. “We decided to go ahead with these two artists because we think that not only are they complementary to one another, but they’re also a really exciting way to bring the community together with a pumped-up, really exciting Makonnen set and then a soulful, exciting Miguel set,” said Judah Joseph, executive director of Concerts Committee. “It’s a great way to end off before Thanksgiving and lead us on to beating the Bruins on Saturday.”ILoveMakonnen will open the show followed by Miguel, the headliner for Monday’s concert.The concert is part of the annual Conquest rally that takes place before the USC-UCLA rivalry football game. Conquest is organized by the Office of Campus Activities, USG Program Board, Trojan Pride and USG Concerts Committee.Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, ILoveMakonnen gained popularity last year when the rapper Drake remixed his song “Tuesday.” On Friday, the artist released a new extended play, “ILoveMakonnen 2,” the sequel to his debut extended play “ILoveMakonnen” released in December 2014. Miguel, a Grammy-award winning artist and Los Angeles native, released his third album, Wildheart, in June. His second album, Kaleidoscope Dream, released in September 2012, was nominated for a Grammy award for Best Urban Contemporary Album at the 2013 Grammys. Miguel took home the Grammy for Best R&B Song for “Adorn,” featured on the album.
Eight-time NBA All-Star and four-time Defensive Player of the Year Dikembe Mutombo was named Monday as one of 11 (inductees this year to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.Mutombo, the dominant 7-foot-2 center starred at college basketball powerhouse Georgetown University, had played 18 standout NBA seasons,using his finger-wagging index finger as a signature gesture after blocking opponents’ shots.”It’s a dream come true I never thought about being a basketball player,” the Congolese-native said. “I thought about studying medicine and helping people. It’s amazing.”Mutombo will be joined in the Hall of Fame class of 2015 by three-time WNBA Most Valuable Player Lisa Leslie, two-time college coach of the year John Calipari, ABA and four-time NBA All-Star Spencer Haywood, seven-time All-Star Jo Jo White and ironman NBA referee Dick Bavetta, who officiated 2,635 consecutive games during his 39-year career.John Isaacs, ABA star Louie Dampier, coaches Lindsay Gaze and Tom Heinsohn and contributor George Raveling were previously announced during NBA all-star weekend in February. Candidates needed at least 18 of 24 votes from the honors committee to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.The induction ceremony is September 11 in Springfield, Massachusetts.