Rural for sale
Rural in Avondale, QLD
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Hydroponic Greenhouse OperationThis family operation is being offered for sale after 30 years to accommodate for retiring family partners.
The location and temperate sub tropical climate reduces the need for heating as compared to the Southern Australian operations.
The Bundaberg region is a renowned horticultural centre for both hydroponic and field grown crops. The security of irrigation water has been further enhance in recent years with the completion of the Paradise Dam located upstream on the Burnett River.
This operation is located approximately 25Kms North of Bundaberg and comprises a total land area of 27.9542 Hectares - 69.074 acres on 4 Freehold Titles. The Greenhouse component comprises (5) structures with a total combined floor area of 13,864 m2.
The current owners are currently producing Eggplant & Mini Cucumbers with established markets in place should you wish to continue with this production schedule. Equally, this greenhouse operation could also produce any number of other crops.
To allow for future expansion there is approximately 16 Hectares of former cultivation for future development as greenhouse or field grown crops.
The irrigation water supply is via the Kolan River having 2 x 20 Megalitres allocations and supplemented by a 76 Megalitre water harvesting licence. Additional water supply from 2 x 40 Megalitre dams.
The structural improvements include, packing shed, fertigation control rooms, staff amenities, cold room, and numerous storage sheds. On site there are 2 x 3 bedroom older style brick residences.
Additional income is received from the long term NBN tower lease with approximately 18 years remaining.
Plant & Machinery items are included in the sale. A schedule can be supplied on request.
The option to retain grower management and staff is also available.
Given this is a multi titled property there are possible options.
Please contact the Marketing Agent for additional information and or inspection arrangements.
Last updated: 01:33PM on Jun 15th 2018