Ellwood Garoo

SITUATION:  Located just 38km south of Tamworth on the New England Hwy in the tightly held Garoo area. Ellwood was formerly part of Goonoo Goonoo station in years gone by. Daily mail services, school bus to primary schools at the gate. Daily flights to Sydney & Brisbane from Tamworth. Weekly livestock markets in Tamworth

AREA:  449.6ha (Approx. 1,111ac) Plus 3.767ha lease

COUNTRY: The property is mainly soft undulating rolling country of red and brown soils, mainly natural ryes and clovers with clare sub clover introduced over the years. All the property is supered every 3 years. There are good stands of Apple & Box trees on the property with some scattered Kurrajong trees. There is also an airstrip on the property for super plan 

CARRYING CAPACITY: Previous years have seen the property run a Poll Hereford Stud comprising of 150 cows & calves, replacement heifers and bulls grown out to 2yo for sales. Also, when season is favorable steers have been purchased to fatten for supermarket trade. Currently only being used as a steer fattening operation.

WATERED: 20 dams on the property plus 4 main bores. Solar pump on one bore and elec submersible on the others pumping to tanks and reticulating to troughs. Equipped bore pumping to house yard. 16,000gal rainwater for the house.

RAINFALL:  750mm

FENCING: Subdivided into 14 main paddocks plus holding paddocks. Fences mainly plain, barb and electrified internally with boundary fence mainly netting with some new hinge joint along parts of the northern side. There is a laneway to the cattle yards.

IMPROVEMENTS: Include a 4br Weatherboard/Clad and iron home set in est garden. 1br self-contained workers cottage. Hayshed with skillion & 3 bay mach shed. Good set of steel cattle yards with crush & race undercover. 60t & 40t silos plus 3 small silos. 2 stand wool shed.

REMARKS: Ellwood has been held by the James family since 1978 being an original soldiers settlement block and has been the home of Lindendale Poll Hereford Stud up until 3 years ago. Lindendale has been one of the top vendors at the Glen Innes, Casino & Dubbo Poll Hereford bull sales for a number of years. The time now has come for retirement giving someone the opportunity to purchase a highly respected property in the Tamworth district.

Address 11728 New England Hwy, Tamworth
Price AUCTION
Property Type residential
Property ID 22
Category Rural
Land Area 449.60 ha

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Date: Thursday 9 July, 11:00 AM

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