CATTLE STUD OR FATTENING OPERATION, ATHERTON TABLELANDS
Area and Tenure: 661 Acres or 273.4 Ha. Freehold.
Situated: Adjacent to the township of Tarzali and approximately 500m off the Malanda / Millaa Millaa Rd. Only 8km south of Malanda, 27km south of Atherton, 84km from Cairns and 330km North of Townsville.
Services: Mobile phone coverage. 240 volt power. Schools at Malanda and Atherton to Year 12. Saleyards at Mareeba less than 1 hour away. Abattoirs conveniently located in Townsville. International Airport at Cairns.
Rates and Land Rent: $3,802 half yearly, Tablelands Regional Council.
Rainfall: Malanda average rainfall is 1990.0mm or 78.35 inches.
Water: Very well-watered with double and single frontage to the Ithaca River and the Thiaki Creek running through the property. Other streams, springs and dams with solar pumps to house water tanks and troughs.
Improvements: A very spacious, large 3 Bedroom, 1 bathroom weatherboard home. Wooden cattle yards with crush, scales, calf cradle, loading ramp and a large covered area. 2 large sheds – machinery, workshop and a Molasses tank.
Country: Picturesque undulating tablelands country. All usable with red soils, improved pastures including Seteria, Brachiaria and legumes.
Fencing: Fenced into 7 main paddocks with 4 barbed wires and wooden posts all in good to fair condition
Carrying Capacity: The current owner generally runs 450 to 500 adult equivalents.
Agents Remarks: Laurel Park is an outstanding opportunity to purchase Tableland country on a B-Double route to Tarzali and only minutes from the major towns of Malanda and Atherton. With its running clear water, tree clumps and excellent pasture, this is an ideal property for a cattle stud or fattening operation. Inspection is sure to impress and is highly recommended.
Rodney Kennedy 0488 418 577