Rural for sale
0 Begonia Road,
2 2 0
"Gowrie"LOCATED 100 km north of St George and 120 km south of Roma. Situated in the Maranoa River Begonia district, 100km west of Surat. 5243.11 hectares (12956 acres) freehold. Shire rates $778 net for 6 months. Roma Regional Shire Council. 21" average rainfall band. SERVICES include 10km to Primary School, rural power, satellite broadband, mail service, 1200 meter air strip. Undulating Box Sandalwood & Mulga with a major flood plain that is cultivated & irrigated by gravity flow, from a 2,300 mega litre dam. Supplied from overland flow. Approx. 800 acres is suitable for irrigation with 9km of head ditches. "Gowrie" has been partly pulled & developed with Buffel Grass. The remainder is well grassed semi-open grazing land other than the protected areas of Belah country. The current vegetation map shows approx. 70% of the area as white. Boundary fencing in good condition with most replaced in last 8 years. Internal is part electric fencing & part older sheep fencing. Subdivided into 6 grazing & 1 holding paddock plus irrigation & cultivation paddock. 2,300 mega liter dam. Mono equipped bore delivering 20,000 liters per hour, to a 4,000 cubic yard turkey nest, servicing 3 km, bore drain. 12km of poly pipe completed, that supplies 9 troughs and the homestead. Buildings include Glendale home 8 years old, 2 bedrooms, office, en suite, open kitchen & dining, lounge room, bathroom & laundry. 70m2 steel machinery shed with power connected with shower & toilet. Steel cattle yards with fixed & demountable panels, vet crush, working race, drafting pound calf cradle, loading ramp. 1200 meter electric fence lane way. Work 200 head. CARRYING CAPACITY of 600 breeders plus progeny off irrigation. AGENT COMMENTS: At a time when rising overhead costs are diminishing grazing returns, "Gowrie" can generate extra cash flow from the low cost gravity fed irrigation system.
Last updated: 01:25AM on Jul 30th 2017