Private Treaty

A first-class irrigation development, with compelling water security

Private Treaty
SIZE 327 ha

267 McNamara Road, KINGAROY QLD 4605

Property Features
  • Land is 327 ha

LAWD is pleased to present Barker Flats (the Property) for sale. A first-class dual-purpose irrigated cropping and fodder production opportunity, located in the renowned South Burnett region of Queensland.

Key investment highlights include:

• Comprising 327* hectares of freehold land across six* contiguous certificates of title, of which 228* hectares is developed to irrigated cropping.
• Currently utilised as an irrigated cropping operation, with dual-purpose crops and fodder production, typically planted to both grain and legumes.
• Paddocks have been strategically developed to maximise cropping efficiencies.
• Irrigation infrastructure presents in turn-key condition with major development and capital improvement in recent years, greatly enhancing productivity, including 64* hectares of irrigation via two Valley centre pivots, with further potential to increase the irrigation area by 78* hectares of centre pivots sites. Spray irrigation is applied via two Valley towable, programmable centre pivots, plus travelling water winch and hand-shift irrigators.
• Strategically located in the Burnett Basin Water Plan area, benefiting from five secure water licenses (336* megalitres total) and 13* underground irrigation bores, supplying an extensive reticulated water system. frontage to both Barker (two* kilometres frontage) and Meandu Creeks (1.5* kilometres frontage), plus a 50* megalitre ring tank, two* megalitre sump and dam storage.
• A current registered feedlot license (49* Standard Cattle Unit (SCU)), partially developed with potential for further expansion (999* SCU).
• Benefited by a mix of soil types, an excellent climate and a favourable average annual rainfall (655* millimetres).
• The Property offers exceptional accommodations, highlighted by the charming four-bedroom Barker Flats homestead, complemented by an additional three comfortable dwellings.
• Quality rural improvements including three machinery sheds, workshop and grain silo storage (340* tonne combined capacity), plus the earthworks for a feedlot site.
• The property is well located in relation to key infrastructure supporting the operations, these include feedlots, feed processors, cattle producers and a wide range of end users for cropping and fodder production.
• Major regional service centres include Nanango (seven* linear kilometres), Kingaroy (17* linear kilometres) and Brisbane (143* linear kilometres).

For sale by Private Treaty for $8,000,000.

For further information please do not hesitate to contact the exclusive selling representatives.


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Simon Cudmore
+61 433 160 413
Darren Collins
+61 404 781 787

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