Getting to know your local agent – Paula McKie

What is your favourite time of the day and why?
Sunset, mornings are not my thing!! I love the sunset and watching the colours in the sky change, this is the perfect time for a walk along the beach with hubby.

What excites you?
When I know im going to get to see my family (mum, brother, sister in law, my little nephew and my dad) we are spread out all over the world and it can be years without seeing them. I miss them very much so I get really excited when I’m going to visit them or they are coming to visit me

Favourite Sport – Play or spectator
Cricket – especially the ashes! My two home countries Australia vs England! The ultimate battle
Favourite player is Alec Stewart, England’s wicket keeper/batsman in the 90s

Where were you born?
Southampton, England

Do you have a pet?
I have two cats! Meow!
Moo – 13 year old tourtushell
Cleo – 1 year old part Bengle

Who are your heros?
There are two many to mention, but anyone who never gives up on what they want. No matter how many times they get knocked down, they get right back up and never quit, passion, determination and strength. My motto is “we don’t quit when we’re tired, we quit when we’re done”

Next Travel location?
I would love to go to New Zealand, I have never been.

Dream Job?
Animal conservationist, especially koalas and any endangered wildlife

What will you be doing in 10 years?
Real estate sales and helping people get great results, because I love my job, Also hopefully being able to have a little more time to travel.

What is the best thing about living on the Sunshine Coast?
Its the perfect place for me. The beaches, the national parks, shops and restaurants. There is always a new place to go and explore, there is something amazing about living where people love to holiday, i feel so blessed.

What’s your favourite thing to do this Summer?
Playing cricket, lazying on the beach and hikes in the national parks