Mcilwraith198 McIlwraith Road / Ellerays Road

IRRIGATED BLACK SOIL FARM – 214.9 ACRES

Bitumen road frontage, water and power, and a number of suitable home sites with terrific views.

Currently growing Sugar Cane, and with a Cane Supply Agreement with Isis Central Sugar Mill, This is an outstanding opportunity to purchase a quality black soil farm, capable of growing a wide variety of produce .

The Bundaberg region is Australia’s leader in sweet potato production, and a major contributor in small crops generally to the larger markets in the capital cities. With excellent fertile soils, an abundance of sunshine and plenty of water, this property will allow for diversification.

Divided into (4) blocks on 4 titles, these can be bought individually or as a parcel. In total 214.9 acres with approximately 176 acres under production. In addition to sugar cane the owners grow soy beans as a rotation crop for harvest and to replenish the soil. A water allocation of 123 meg/ litre ( Sunwater) is able to be delivered through underground mains by way of 2 x 45kW and 1x 37 kW electric motors and pumps. Additional 30 meg/ litre * dam with substantial catchment.

Block 2 – 46.8 acres ( 37 acres) under cultivation. Spring fed creek, grassed waterways and contour banks. Sunwater outlet, power, 37 kW electric pump, underground mains, 4.5klm to Gin Gin – elevated homesites with views over the valley.

Block 3 – 66 acres (51 acres) under cultivation. 30 meg/litre* dam, grassed waterways and contour banks. Power available. Telephone cable along bitumen road. Underground mains, and fenced on one side. Access to Sunwater Channel and with a Isis Cane Supply Truck Siding. Elevated homesites with valley and mountain views, 4.5 klm to Gin Gin.

Block 4 – 44 acres ( 37 acres ) under cultivation. Grassed waterways and contour banks. Sunwater allocation and outlet. Power on the block. Telephone cable along the road. 45 kW electric pump, underground mains, bitumen road frontage. Elevated homesite around existing mango and pine tree ( original homesite). Valley and mountain views to Mt Perry, 4.5 klm to Gin Gin.

Block 6 – 57 acres ( 47 acres) under cultivation. Grassed waterways and contour banks. Sunwater allocation and outlet. Power and telephone along bitumen road. 45kW electric pump, underground mains. Elevated homesite, fenced on 3 sides with views across valley to the mountains, 4.5klm to Gin Gin.

An outstanding property capable of growing a number of crops. 40 inch rainfall district. 10 minutes drive to Gin Gin, 30 minutes drive to Bundaberg.

PROPERTY TO BE SOLD BARE OF MACHINERY. Block combinations and water quantities are negotiable.

Total (86.96 hectares) 214.9 acres

Price : Block 2 - $240,000

Block 3 - $300,000

Block 4 - $270,000

Block 6 - $290,000

Contact Derek Williams (0439418962 ) for your inspection of this quality farm.
*approximately

From $240,000 to $300,000

property info

  • Street Address: 198 McIlwraith Road / Ellerays Road
  • Town: Mcilwraith
  • Property Type: Rural
  • Land Size: 214.9 Acres

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