Establishing a comfortable, stylish outdoor living area not only provides a great way to entertain friends, it also adds real value to your home. With the assistance of landscaping expert Luke Roodenburg of Sand & Stone Landscapes, we take a look at how you can turn your own backyard into a private entertainment oasis.

It’s the quintessential Australian lifestyle choice, regardless of where in the country you live. Aussies love to spend time outdoors, especially in their own open space at home.

Outdoor living beside the pool or around the barbecue has been at the centre of Australian family life for over half a century.

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