House for sale

733 Denison Road,

Lonnavale, TAS

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This well established business is for sale as a going concern to meet the demands of the fast growing Tasmanian Aquaculture Industry. The owners have decided that after many many years developing the business and property that it is time to retire. The property consists of some 269 acres on 5 titles with 2 kilometers of Denison River frontage. The land is gently sloping and mainly old pasture land with some lightly forested.
Business Summary:
• Current major income is from production of Atlantic Salmon smolt for the rapidly growing aquaculture industry.
• Fish farm license and a Class 5 Commissional Water Right of 7,568.64 mega-litres annually.
• Infrastructure and equipment including 7 - 100m3 capacity tanks, 2 - 65m3 fiberglass tanks and 30+ - plastic first feeder tanks and associated oxygen, feeding and monitoring systems. All associated equipment and tools needed to run a hatchery business.
• Extensive water storage system with 6 large dams/ponds linked by some 1.5klms of channels and underground pipes all working on gravity feed from a weir in the river with environmental filtering outflow systems.
• Capacity to raise in excess of 500,000 Atlantic Salmon smolt annually plus carry brood stock and Rainbow and Brook Trout.
• Danish style fish farm with 9 raceways which hold brood stock and rainbow trout grow out for the wholesale fresh fish market.
• Snowy Range Aquaculture Pty Ltd. is Global Gap accredited.
• Total revenue of approximately $1.5 million a year.
• Numerous sheds and hatchery buildings, cottage and an office and staff facility.
• Great potential to revitalize the recreation/tourist business with all infrastructure in place .
• Potential to diversify into a number of aquaculture related specialty areas including export Salmon ova, state and interstate fresh trout market, eels etc.
• Existing client base and ongoing supply contracts in place.
• A work force of six with experience in the farm operations. 4 full-time and 2 part time equal to 1 EFT.
For further information on this exciting business please contact the Agent Direct.
Last updated: 01:12AM on Jun 19th 2016
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