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12896 Acres c/c 1000 adult cattle


Booubyjan, Queensland

12896 Acres c/c 1000 adult cattle

Area: 5219 ha ( 12896 Acres ) comprised of >>
3,694.7HA (9,129.6 Acres) Freehold in "4" titles + 1,524.3HA (3,766.6 Acres) G.H.P.L. + 2 road reserves comprising 33.18HA (82 Acres).
Rainfall: Average 675 mm / 27 inches per annum.
Improvements: High-set 4 bedroom Queenslander in top class condition having recently been renovated , 3 phase rural electricity, std telephone, TV and, twice weekly mail service.60 foot x 40 foot x 20 foot new steel framed shed , power by 3 phase electricity .
Yards: Large set of solid timber cattle yards with loading ramp, dip, concrete processing area with steel vet crush mounted on scales, reticulated water, all weather access. Work 500 head.
Country: "Bottle Tree, Brigalow, Buffel ,Green Panic , Stylos & Blue Grass". Large areas of creek flats to undulating and hilly forest country plus approx 2,000 acres of softwood scrub country, mostly developed, pulled, raked and sown to Buffel. The soils range from good volcanic red loam types in the scrub country to lighter types of grey soils and into gravely ridges. Grasses also include native grasses such as Spear grass and Pitted Blue grass in the forest country. Also 100 acres of Cultivation country sown to Blue Grass pasture. Timbers include Brigalow, Belar, Bottle Tree, in the scrub county to both narrow leaf and broad leaf Iron Bark, BlueGum, Silky Oak and Spotted Gum. Large areas recently pulled , stickraked and burnt .
Water & Irrigation: Outstanding water supply with truly permanent water. 8 dams, plus "32" km frontage to two excellent creeks being Barambah & Boonara . New 12,000 gph x 3 phase fully equippped bore plus 22,000 gph bore , 3.5 km by 90 mm Poly pipe delivering to a 40,000 gallon Pioneer steel tank, 5 km by 63 mm Poly pipe reticulating to stock watering points / house / yards. Total of 3,000 acres of country on reticulated stock water scheme suitable for water medicating nutrients to stock. 28HA Irrigation licence via 80 mm pump.
Carrying Capacity: 1,000 head of mixed cattle throughout normal seasons.
Paddocks & Fencing: Subdivided into 22 main paddocks. 3 barb with timber and steel post, laneway system , huge amount fencing renewed during the last 8 years.
Cultivation: approx 100 acres of irrigated cultivation serviced via under ground mains - Up to 300 acres could be cultivated.
Comments: Very versatile property with a great mix of country, absolutely terrific water with some sections of the two creeks that would rival any major watercourse in Qld. A terrific breeder operation but with the ability to finish cattle on the improved scrub and irrigation country. The scrub soils "come away" magnificently with a bit of moisture . great rain recently ,the country is coming away magnificently !


General Features

  • Bedroom: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1 (Ensuites: 1)
  • Garaging: 4
  • Land Size: 12896 acres (approx)

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Last updated: 14th October 2015


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