Wotif Founder’s Family Revealed As Buyers Of Major New Farm Sites

elizabeth tillley

News Corp Network Australia

William Brice has been revealed as the buyer of this heritage home on Moray St, New Farm.


BRISBANE businessman Will Brice has been revealed as the purchaser of two neighboring properties in a prime New Farm location for a combined $6.7 million.

Records show Brice, who owns the US-Australian car rental site imoova.com and is the son of Wotif co-founder Andrew Brice, paid $3.85 million for a Moray Street corner property. .

MORE GOSS PROPERTY:

Up for sale Hugh Jackman’s ‘triplex’ in New York for $56 million

$10 million in 12 minutes: Brisbane penthouse flash sale

Margot Robbie’s aunt ‘permanently disqualified’ from Qld property

The house on Moray St, New Farm, was built around 1908.


The iconic Federation-style Queenslander was built around 1908, has five bedrooms, a huge wraparound terrace, and sits on a 9,000-square-foot block.

Around the same time, Mr. Brice also bought the house next door, an art deco five-bedroom renovator, on 607 square meters of land for $2.85 million.

This art deco house on Moray Street sold for $2.85 million.


Mr Brice and his wife, Shona, already have quite an extensive property portfolio in Brisbane, with properties in Chelmer, Northgate, Wynnum and a block of land on Stradbroke Island.

The Brice family also owns a beach house at 9 Yarrong Rd, Point Lookout, which they are trying to sell.

This property at 9 Yarrong Rd, Point Lookout, is for sale.


Locals affectionately refer to the architecturally designed house as “the Copper House.”

Mr. Brice told The Courier-Mail that it had been specifically designed as the ultimate beach getaway for the extended family to spend time together.

reindeer property

William Brice, with his sons (L-R) Louis and Henry outside his estate in Chelmer. Photo: Lyndon Mechielsen.


Leave a Comment