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Cattle Property,

Charters Towers, QLD

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{3,360 Ha - 8,302 Acres}
10km Burdekin River Frontage only 30 minutes from Charters Towers

A Great Location, only 28km South East from Charters Towers (21km Sealed Bitumen Road and 7km Formed gravel Road).

Approximately: 3,360 Hectares {8,302 Acres}
Leasehold: PH 11/4783, Parish Rishton (2016/17 Renewal)

26 - 30 Inches rainfall.

3 Phase Power line in place with two transformers and ready to use. School Bus at Broughton Road. Partial Mobile phone coverage. Twice weekly mail service.

Good set of all steel cattle yards constructed with 80 pound railway line posts.

"Rishton" consists mainly of good goldfield country timbered by Red Bloodwood and Ironbark Trees along with Ghost Gum and Moreton Bay Ash. Pockets of fertile black soil with very fertile river flats. Rishton is mainly grassed with native Blue grass, Indian Couch, Urochloa and Black Spear with Seca Stylo planted though out. Black Ti tree exist along most creek systems with some Box on the fertile creek flats. A large area eatable of softwood scrub runs through the middle of Rishton. Pests include Chinee Apple, Lantana, Belly Ache Bush, Parthinium.

Rishton is well watered by Dams and a Bore along with its 10km premium water frontage to the mighty Burdekin River.

Burdekin River Water Licence - 170ha Irrigation Water licence!

Dams consist of:
1. Cardigan Dam - 8,000 Yard Dam
2. Don's Dam - 8,000 Yard Dam
3. Mud Hole Dam - 10,000 Yard Dam
4. Bottom Project Dam - Large Mine Pitt Water Storage
5. 100 Day Dam - 25,000 Yard Dam
6. Mia Mia Dam - 15,000 Yard Dam (Joins and Waters Cattle Yards)
7. Joe's Delight - Mine Water Pitt
Turkeys Nest:
1.Wire Yard Turkeys Nest - Pumps from 100 Day Dam
1. Scrubby Bore - 1,500 Gallon/Hour Bore, 50ft Deep and only 15ft to water equipped with a High Pressure Honda fire fighter Ventura pump with two pipe system.

All 3 Barbed Boundary fenced with mostly 1.8 Heavy Gaged Barbed wire.
A number of spears exist (mostly steel with some timber) between the river paddocks and goldfields country for low impact paddock management including mustering and spelling of paddocks.

The property has separated into 6 paddocks:
1. Dons Paddock
2. Scrubby Paddock
3. Mia Mia paddock
4. Top small River Paddock (River Frontage)
5. Big River Paddock (River Frontage)
6. Bottom Small River Paddock (River Frontage)

Mustering Squares and/or holding paddocks exist in all of the paddocks!

At present it is running 1,000 Steers and Bullocks and has consistently turned off 300 - 400 Bullocks per annum.
1. 3 Phase pump
2. High Pressure Honda fire fighter Ventura pump (Located at Scrubby Bore)

Consistently running 1,000 Steers year in year out! This wonderful property is within half an hour of Charters Towers. Great potential to improve and establish farming on "Rishton". Enjoy the wonderful lifestyle that comes with owning a property on the Burdekin River!

"The above information has been supplied to us by the Vendor. We do not accept responsibility to any person for its accuracy and do no more than pass this information on. Interested parties should make and rely upon their own enquiries in order to determine whether or not this information is in fact accurate."
Last updated: 07:01PM on Sep 5th 2014
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