FREEHOLD LEMON ORCHARD AND POTENTIAL FARM STAY OPERATION
999 HERBERT RIVER ROAD, INNOT HOT SPRINGS 4872
Area and Tenure: 97 Acres or 39.3ha. Freehold.
Situated: Approximately 41km from Ravenshoe and approximately 180km from Cairns International Airport.
Services: Rural power, mobile phone coverage and satellite internet.
Rates: $1,823.30 per half year Tablelands Regional Council.
Rainfall: Innot Hot Springs’ average rainfall is approximately 2,710mm or 106.7 inches.
Water: Frontage to the Herbert River. There is a bore at the house equipped with a submersible electric pump and 2 other irrigation bores drilled, not equipped
Irrigation: Water License for 456 megalitres. Underground mains and sprinklers to all of the trees.
Improvements: There is a 3-bedroom + office single storey block construction, cement rendered home with an open plan kitchen / dining / loungeroom nestled amongst established trees and backing onto the Herbert River. There is a large, raised-floor shed with large covered area to the 6 tobacco barns, all block construction.
Country: Gentle slope with waterways in place. All alluvial Herbert River soils.
Farming: Over 6,000 seedless lemon trees were planted in 2020 and will be ready for first harvest in late 2023. The rich, fertile soil would also suit other agricultural endeavours such as tobacco, cotton, maize, oilseeds and most vegetables and fruits.
Agents Remarks: A rare and exciting opportunity to acquire this newly established lemon orchard at the beginning of its production life cycle with excellent earning potential. This is a very versatile parcel of land with reliable rainfall and excellent soils and would suit a variety of opportunities!
RODNEY KENNEDY 0488 418 577