7939 Acres Moonbi,
Considered as a great opportunity to secure a quality cattle fattening depotPROPERTY DETAILS & LOCATION:
Location:Very well located 25 klm South of Hannaford
265 klm West of Toowoomba,65 Klm to Tara
R. P. Description:Lot 28, PG 301 GHFL Freeholding payments $2900 per annum (8 years)
Area:3217 Ha or 7939 acres
Nearest Town:60 Klm SE of Meandarra - grain Silos then Tara or Dalby is 165 Klm.
Nearest Primary School:Hannaford 25 K School bus at gate.
Nearest Secondary School: Tara.
Mail Service:Twice weekly
Average Rainfall: 565 mm or 22.5
Rates:$2697 x 2 (Discounted )
Main Production Activity:
Historically the property has been operated as a genuine mixed grazing and farming enterprise with the ability to a recent shift to improved pastures, breeding, fattening and backgrounding beef cattle.Subdivided into 27 paddocks, largest 400 acres
Area Cultivation: Approx 1000 acres is currently and Approx 2000 acres has been cultivated in the past.
Soil Types: A good mix of heavier scrub soils, Approx 80% ranging from grey / brown loams to red loams. Smaller area of Iron bark ridge running to some box influence
Timber Types:Predominantly Brigalow, Belah, Wilga, running to smaller areas of broadleaf Box, Iron Bark & Sandalwood.
Water:10 dams ranging from 4000 to 8000 yards with great catchments.
Power Supply:Single phase rural power.
Pasture Type:Moonbi has a mix of
Natural and improved pasture ie Buffell & mix of natural grass and good stands of Qld. Blue-grass and some buffel.
Homes:Two well maintained weatherboard homes, both with fenced yards and garages sheds.
Sheds:Machinery/ Grain / hayshed: Approx 60' x 40 Shearing shed Electric overhead, 3 stand in good condition with well maintained and functional yards.
Stock Yards:Functional cattle yards some steel cattle rail and Timber. Cattle crush, calf cradle.
Fencing: Ranges from mostly good stock proof condition. Generally fences are in good stock proof condition. Combination of netting plain and barb, portion of older netting boundary fence. The property is divided into 17 paddocks with water available in all.
• Great location with a balance of good soil types. Mostly Scrub soils influence. 80%
•Nice mix of soft fertile country with natural pastures.
•Two Homes and structural improvements.
•Versatile country for grazing or grain production
•Proven performer ideal for fattening cattle. Currently Lightly stocked
The first time offering of Moonbi is considered as a great opportunity to secure a quality cattle fattening depot with bitumen frontage and excellent location to markets and feedlots. Moonbi has good quality natural fattening country, along with cultivation suited to forage crops and grain production. The current owners have been running 230 plus Quality Santa Cows sand Calves with the progeny taken through to 400 plus kilos along with 600 merino Ewes and lambs and 1000 acres of cash crop for grain.
The property has enough scale to be a standalone operation or compliment a larger breeding enterprise with the ability to fatten progeny. With 50 years of Ownership the current partnership is looking to retire.
Inspection recommended for a graziers & cattleman looking for versatility to produce and value add.
For Sale by Private Treaty, Asking $430 per acre Bare.
Contact Exclusive Agents
Clayton Smith 0428 878 523
Elders Meandarra 0746656255.
INSPECTION VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED