PHOTO: Donald Hay, the late multi-millionaire businessman who founded the company, Hayco, specialising in brushes. Picture supplied. Source:Supplied
THE spectacular Sunshine Coast holiday home of the man who built an empire on toilet brushes and brooms has sold for close to its $12 million asking price.
The 13-bedroom, 12-bathroom mansion at 32-36 The Anchorage, Noosa Waters, sets a new record for Noosaville, which is fast becoming the state’s hottest postcode with big money changing hands at a rapid pace.
The property known as ‘Hayven’ was owned by the late businessman, Donald Hay, who died from melanoma last year aged 76.
Mr Hay founded the company, Hayco, 35 years ago and built it into one of the world’s biggest brush makers — now shipping 200 million items a year to more than 60 countries.
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