Torrlinger – 500mm of rain so far for the 2015 wet!
Area & Tenure:
- 28,800 ha Pastoral Holding Lease (71,164 ac)
- 140km South West of Georgetown, 6 hours west of Cairns.
- STD Telephone
- Satellite Broadband Internet
- Solar and Generator Power
- Mail once a week
- Primary School and Hostel at Georgetown
- Sale yards at Mareeba and Charters Towers
- Abattoirs located at Townsville
Rainfall: Approx 700mm
Water: There are four bores on Torrlinger. Three are equipped with solar pumps, two of these have tanks and troughs, Curlew bore pumps into a hole in the creek. The house bore is equipped with an electric pump to supply the house, yards and troughs. There is one large dam, permanent and semi permanent holes in the Little River and Three x Creek which both dissect the property. Also a semi permanent hole in Dinner camp creek.
Improvements: Torrlinger has a livable shed with the kitchen under a skillion surrounded by very well established gardens and a large veggie garden. There is also garden sheds, large machinery shed, oil & fuel shed and a 24v solar power system
Country: Torrlinger has approximately 15% river and creek frontage country with the balance being hills and ridges. It is timbered with Blood wood, Box, Gum, Quinine, Ti Tree, Wattle, Ironwood, Silver leaf Iron bark and an odd patch of Lancewood. It is currently carrying a big body of grass with some Stylos and Wynn Cassia.
Yards and Fencing: There is one set of good portable panel yards on Torrlinger which are located near the house. Torrlinger is fenced into 3 big paddocks and 8 smaller paddocks. Fencing is 3 barb, some 2 barb and 1 plain, in very good to new condition.
Inclusions: Plant and equipment included in the sale, 2 deep freezers, 1 fridge / freezer, 24v solar power system, 192 portable yard panels, gates, loading ramp, vet crush with ruddweigh scales, calf race and cradle. 23 rolls poly pipe & some fittings, 4400lt fuel stand and stand, Perkins Generator and a Kubota Pump.
Carrying Capacity: Owner estimates Torrlinger will run 1,200 Cows in its present state. With more water this could be increased up to 1,600 cows. It has run 2,000 Cows previously. It is currently carrying a large body of green grass with over 500mm of rain from 1/11/14 to 28/2/15 and has been stocked very lightly with only 300 Cows!
Price: Reduced to $1,400,000
Contact the selling agent:
KENNEDY RURAL – RICHMOND – Matthew Kennedy – 0488 418 788