The Block is heading to Phillip Island after abandoning plans to base its 20th season in Daylesford, according to clever detective work by Fiona Byrne at the Herald Sun.
Holiday resort Island Cove Villas comprising nine villas set over 2.5 acres has been purchased for $9.5 million.
Plans have been lodged with the Bass Coast Shire Council.
The property on Justice Road in Cowes West currently includes a full-size tennis court, a large children’s playground, two large BBQ pavilions, two pool gazebos and a large commercial laundry.
The resort is located 2.4km from the main street of Cowes, is a short drive to the famous Phillip Island penguin parade and is walking distance to the beach.
As always Nine is yet to confirm their plans -other than signalling big ambitions for the 20th season- in order to keep contestants in the dark until arriving at the property in episode one.
2023 in Charming Street Hampton East are expected to be held on November 4 at prices betwen $2.2m – $2.85m.