Outstanding Kilkivan Grazing – 4273 Acres – c/c 800-850 Mixed Cattle
1729HA (4273 Acres) – “11” freehold titles
Approx 70 klms west of Gympie within a 32″ annual rainfall district.
Improvements: Impressive 5 bedroom & sleepout homestead in terrific condition plus office, formal lounge, modern air conditioned timber kitchen, verandahs front and rear plus patio, homestead set amongst beautifully landscaped and treed surrounds. Large machinery shed incorporating workshop plus Huge shed .Fodder shed capable of producing 2 tonnes of Barley Sprouts per day with computerized climate control .
Country: Ranges from high quality blue gum black soil flats interspersed with apple tree rising to undulating top quality narrow leaf forrest soils and on one boundary rising to very warm steeper country with plateaus. Property carrying good body of feed with natural pastures and legumes plus improved pastures of callide rhodes, creeping blue grass and selected stylos.
Water & Irrigation: Seasonal creeks, 10 main dams, many equipped bores with windmills, the “newer” bores with submersible electric pumps and air pumps. Water reticulated everywhere from electric bores to header tanks and troughing.
Carrying Capacity: 450/500 breeders or equivalent.
Yards & Fencing: 20 main paddocks plus several holding paddocks, many paddocks further subdivided by electric fencing. Majority fencing in very good condition – 3 & 4 barb with steel picket and timber posts.
Comments: Only ‘2’ owners last 100 years , with an estimated carrying capacity of around 450/500 breeders or around 850 mixed cattle. Hard to find good country of this size that has proven ability to put weight on cattle evidenced by consistent sales of relatively young store cattle for top money .