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3765 Gladstone - Monto Road

Suburb Boyne Valley
Postcode 4680
Property Type Rural
Land Size 665 Acres



SITUATED: In the fertile Boyne River Valley on the Gladstone to Monto Road, 3km Nagoorin Township, 44km Calliope, 60km Gladstone, 90km Monto and 146km Rockhampton.

SERVICES: Bitumen sealed road access. Daily Mail Service, Power (Inc. 3 phase), Phone, TV, 3 km Primary School at Nagoorin, 10km to Primary School and General Store & Post Office at Ubobo. 11km Secondary School Bus. Easy access to livestock selling centres and meatworks at Rockhampton and Monto.

AREAS: Velvet Waters 377 Acs. Loloma 288 Acs. Total Area 665 Acres in 7Titles. F/Hold


“Velvet Waters” 377 Acres. Being in 3 titles – Lots 4, 5 & 6 Parish of Weitalaba. Velvet Waters has 1km frontage to the Boyne River and comprises approximately 277 acres of prime alluvial river flats of which 125 acres are under irrigation, and planted with fodder crops and improved pastures. The balance of the property (approx.100 acres) comprises secondary undulating blue gum flats and forest country.

Velvet Waters Improvements: Comfortable 4 bedroom air conditioned home with timber kitchen, dining and lounge room, patio area, plus 4 vehicle carport / entertaining area, air conditioned office etc. Machinery shed / workshop and stables, large hay shed. Concrete dip and stockyards. Dairy shed and steel yards with vet crush. Animal shelters etc.
Solar: 58 Solar Panels supply power to the 3 phase system and 22 Panels supply power to the domestic system, thus reducing power costs.

Property is fenced into numerous paddocks with lane ways to the yards. All paddocks are watered by troughs, lagoons or the Boyne River.

“Loloma” 288 Acres: Joins Velvet Waters and is in 4 titles being Lots 4, & 5 on RP 615616 and Lots 6 & 7 on RP 616416 Parish Weitalaba.. Loloma also has full frontage to the Boyne River and comprises 148 Acres of prime river flats of which 87 Acres are irrigated. The balance of the property is pasture improved Blue Gum and Box secondary flats.

Loloma Improvements: Comfortable 4 bedroom home featuring kitchen, lounge and dining, bathroom, office, front deck area. Set in established gardens. Workers quarters are adjacent to the home. 2 Bay vehicle shed.
28 x 12m Hay Shed. 20 x 12m Hay / Machinery Shed.

IRRIGATION: NB – Velvet Waters and Loloma are extremely well watered from 4 reliable underground irrigation supplies, 2 on each property (bores / wells estimated at 15,000 to 24,000 GPH), equipped with electric motors submersible or turbine pumps.
The Boyne Valley is an unrestricted irrigation area, hence there is no restriction on quantity of water used and no charges apply. Therefore unlimited free water !!
Velvet Waters has 125 acres irrigated and Loloma 87 acres. Total Area irrigated 212Acres

Velvet Waters and Loloma have systems which can be and are amalgamated by a common underground main, or can be operated individually by the insertion of a gate valve in the underground main. The 125 acres irrigated on Velvet Waters is by the “Easy Shift” and “Irripod”systems, and Loloma has 87 acres under the highly labour efficient “Solid Set” system.

STOCK WATER: Stock water is reticulated from storage tanks to strategically placed troughs and watering points around the properties, as well as the river and lagoons.

PLANT: 2 x 27 Ton Silos, 1 x 7 Ton Silo, Vet Crush, Head bail. All irrigation pumps, equipment and fixtures on the property are included in the sale.

COMMENTS: The above described properties have been successfully run as a very productive dairying enterprise for many years, and during that period consistently carried in excess of 400 head of adult cattle with the aid of irrigation.
Current crops under irrigation include Sorghum & cow-pea, rye grass, lucerne and kikuyu.
The above aggregations are ideally suited to irrigated fodder crops / cropping, grazing and fattening, or a stud stock enterprise.
The Boyne Valley river country is renowned for its fertile loamy soils and abundance of permanent free irrigation water. It is a very tightly held area and this is a rare opportunity to acquire a highly productive property in this region.


ENQUIRIES: Alistair McLachlan. Ph. 07 49757271 or 0427 660 958

3765 Gladstone - Monto Road
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