24265 Moonie Highway,
St George, QLD
"MYRTLEMOUNT" ST GEORGEArea & Tenure: 5216 Ha (12,889 ac) Freehold L2 BLM261 Parish of Hollymount
Services: STD phone service, Rural power, twice weekly mail, Primary & Secondary schools in St George, situated close to major feedlots and livestock selling centres.
Location: Moonie Hwy frontage, 60 km east of St George, 62 km west of Westmar & 245 km west of Dalby.
Water: The property is well watered by a 520 Mono pump equipped with electric motor situated on the Moonie River which is backed up the entire northern boundary by a Weir. The water is pumped through blue line 63mm poly pipe to 9 storage tanks and 18 paddock troughs. There is also an additional 4 dams and 5 seasonal dams located around the property.
Fences: Property is well fenced with 5 barb and steel posts on the eastern boundary, ring lock, 1 barb & steel posts along the southern boundary, Old dog fence on the western side, plain wire & barb with sandlewood & steel posts along the road. Most internal fences are steel post and 4 barb with good steel double gates.
Rainfall: Annual average of 500mm (20 inch)
Country: Approx 5000 ac Belah, Box & Brigalow country previously cultivated. The balance is a mixture of flat to undulating areas of Box, Belah, Ironbark ridges and Mulga. Approx 3000 acres of edible Mulga and good stands of Buffel grass. CC 550 to 600 Breeders plus progeny.
Improvements: 288 m2 steel shed with 2 bedroom air-conditioned quarters, kitchen, living room, bathroom & laundry. 2 bay machinery & workshop area with power and concrete floor. 4 x 22500 litre rainwater tanks. Portable steel panel cattle yards with crush, calf cradle and loading ramp. Yards have 300 head capacity and water is connected. Licenced 1,000 ML ring tank and sump with 350 hp motor and 26" pump.
Remarks: "Myrtlemount" is well situated on the Moonie Hwy east of St George offering easy access to major livestock selling centres at Roma & Dalby. Close proximity to large feedlots at Condamine & Dalby. Good secure water and fencing plus the added bonus of clean cleared cropping country available for forage crops or readily returned to pasture.