Rural Horticulture Property Sold
High Performance Avocado Farm
Property ID 1540906Green Pigeon Avocados is framed by the Border Ranges National Park and produces up to 90% Premium fruit.
The property covers 114 Hectares (281 acres) in 3 Freehold titles
The property features approximately 5730 Hass Avocado trees in excellent health. The trees range from 9 to 30 years.
There are 2 Irrigation Licences totalling 114ML and a 40ML onsite storage combined with a fully automated Irrigation and filtration system servicing each tree.
The property is 16km North East of Kyogle and 45 minutes to Lismore in the Richmond River Valley. The surrounding Border Ranges create a unique micro climate and protection from coastal winds. Reliable high rainfall and warm, gentle growing conditions promote consistently high yields of premium quality fruit.
Rolling Northern Rivers country with superb free draining deep Kangaroo Creek Sandstone Sandy Loam soils are a feature of this property. Excellent nutrient levels as seen from the healthy trees and through the soil and leaf analysis.
A feature of the property is the abundant water supply. There is a 40ML dam and irrigation licences totalling 114ML from Fawcetts Creek. The property features 3 pumpsheds, 2 filter sheds and irrigation infrastructure to all trees.
Average annual rainfall of 1500mm+
The substantial 5 bedroom main homestead presents in as new condition. The home is sited to provide aspect and breeze and features reverse cycle heating and cooling, combustion wood heater, high raked cathedral ceilings. The home is spacious and with a well appointed 1 bedroom studio adjacent. Schoolbus is at the gate.
An extensive list of plant and equipment is included in the sale. All equipment is in excellent condition and is well maintained. There is good shedding and coldroom facilities
Lismore has direct Sydney flights. Ballina direct Sydney and Melbourne flights. Gold Coast International Airport is 113km away. Brisbane International Airport and the CBD are only 165km and a scenic drive on country roads.
This is a rare chance to buy a quality, well improved Northern Rivers avocado farm in a high reliable rainfall belt with proven results in both produce and profitability.
A premium agribusiness opportunity close to the coast with experienced staff
Expressions of Interest close Thursday 3rd November 2016 at 4pm