Tanilba House opens as BnB FEATURED Medowie & Tilligerry News Of The Area Tilligerry Peninsular by News Of The Area - Modern Media - April 30, 2018 Deirdre and Glenn – new ideas for the future of the Tanilba House. HISTORIC Tanilba House is open for business! The colonial homestead now operates as an Airbnb. Modern Media: Advertise with News Of The Area and you get your ad in 1) in Print, 2) on the News Website (like this ad), and 3) on our Social Media news site. A much more efficient way to advertise. Reach a HUGE audience for a LOW price TODAY! Call us on 02 4983 2134. Or firstname.lastname@example.org Or CLICK FOR ADVERT QUOTE New owners Glenn Short and Deirdre (Dee) Hall have more plans for the future which include converting the convict built home into a function centre as Glenn explains, “Wedding, family reunions and corporate events are just some of the ideas we are toying with at the moment.” “It won’t be open on a daily basis for inspection as in the past but we plan to keep the traditional ‘Carols at Christmas’ alive and host cultural events as well,” he said. Deirdre wants to reassure residents that the new owners wish to become part of the community. “Both Glenn and I want to get to know the locals and learn as much as possible about the history of the property,” she said. So how did the duo come to buy the property? Glenn’s parents lived in the area for some 40 years and he often admired the place when he walked past. For Deirdre it was, ‘Love at first sight.’ “We saw it for sale online and the rest is history,” he said. Glenn is currently in residence most of the time, cleaning the place up and effecting repairs. Deidre’s career keeps her in Sydney during the working week.