Rural for sale

434 Hungerford Road,

Thargomindah, QLD

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Thargomindah station is a quality, diverse property and is close to town! There is nothing major to spend on the property, all the main structural improvements have been completed, apart from standard on going maintenance. The present owner is running a mix of sheep and cattle but it would equally suit either straight cattle or sheep. These well located properties are seldom available, dont miss the opportunity to inspect!

Location: 5 kms south east out of Thargomindah on the Hungerford Road to house.

Services: All weather access mostly bitumen frontage with about 300 meters of gravel to house. When Bulloo is in a major flood, the shire provides a flood truck to ferry cars across and back into Thargo. Rural Power connected to all buildings, telephone and internet services, mobile phone range. Twice weekly air service from Brisbane, Wednesday & Sunday. Primary school at Thargomindah.

Recreation: A large fishing/boating hole (The Broadwater) behind the house, one to two kms long, there are additional holes - water all the way along on the western side.

Area & Tenure: 46,990 ha or 116,112.29 acres. Lot 2914 SP 219056: Rolling term Lease started 2009 for 30 years, TL no 233194, $1501 per yr rent, Bulloo Shire Rates $2608 yearly.

Rainfall: 9 -10 inches per year

Country: Mostly flat red loam soils with scattered good edible Mulga, some small stony areas, approx 14,000 acres flood areas from the Bulloo River - beneficial at any time gives the property a big boast in feed/production etc.

Water: Stock water principally from capped artesian bore 36 km, feeds system of tanks and troughs from north to south across property. Approx 9 km of 90 mm from Bore to boundary, then 5 km of 75 mm, then 4 kms 63 mm, then finish with 50 mm. Present owner upgraded pipeline ($15,000) so it could come to the cattle yards and then the house. (Rural power connected) to stand alone 3 wells 28', 29', 32' 1400 - 1500 gallons per hour. Two sub bores 80 foot deep, pumping from 60 ft, equipped with solar pumps. 4 km to get the bore water pipe line extended to the house.

Fencing: The property is well fenced with the majority in good to new construction, sheep/cattle combination, steel suspension etc. Approx 70 to 80 km of new fencing in the last five years. There is 12 main paddocks and 3 holding paddocks.

Structural Improvements: Large hardwood homestead 385 sqs, 4 bedrooms, 1 dressing room, and office, air-conditioned. Other buildings include the married 3 bedroom quarters, single mans quarters. A 90 x 30 ft, 6 bays shed, 3 bay car shed, workshop, feed and saddle room shed. Large steel cattle yards with crush, calf branding cradle, water connected. 5 Stand woolshed and quarters.

Plant: list available

Stock: Presently running 4000 sheep and 350 cattle (220 cows calving now)

Carrying capacity: Best return - the owner normally runs 4000 sheep, 500 cows & calves and 300 steers.
Last updated: 01:37PM on May 4th 2018
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