"Hills Farm" Irrigation, Cropping, Cattle.

Superbly located 15kms North of Biloela on the Sealed Jambin/Dakenba Road.
Area & Tenure:
222.16 Hectares or 549 Acres in 2 Freehold Titles.
Lot 48 on RN350 & Lot 49 on RN350
Principally all Deep Alluvial Blue Gum Flats off an 800m Frontage to Callide Creek which divides the North/West corner of the Property. The land was originally timbered with Blue Gum, Sally Wattle, Brigalow & Blackbutt. 96.85 Hectares can be currently irrigated, the bulk of the remanding area is Dryland Cultivation. Creek frontages and fringe areas are grassed sufficiently in average seasons to carry cattle.
A 145 Mega litre Underground Water Right (Reference No. 6845D) is registered to the property, sourced from Sub-Artesian Aquifer. Main Pivot is a 35 Hectare, 5 Span "Reinke" Centre Pivot on Mains Power watering 2 x 35 Hectare pads. 2 Span "Reinke" Centre Pivot powered by Mains Power on the Eastern side of Callide Creek, watering 2 circles. Near New Fixed "Reinke" 2 Span Centre Pivot watering 5.6 Hectares on the Western side of Callide Creek. 8 Hectare Hand shift Spray line Irrigator & 1 x 3.25 Hectare Roll Line Irrigator.
Underground Water Infrastructure.
Main irrigation bore is equipped with a 40hp Electric Turbine Pump on 3 Phase Mains Power, pumping from Approx. 23 Metres at around 20,000/gallons/hour.
Bore turbine pump, 3 Phase electric mono pump powered by 60hp Electric motor on mains power, pumping at 50,000/Gallons/Hour.
New Irrigation Bore rated at 14,000/Gallons/Hour equipped with a New Iveco 4 Cylinder Diesel Motor and 55KVA Genset.
In Addition, there are 2 New stock & domestic bores rated at 4,000 & 5,000/Gallons/Hour, One Equipped with an Electric Submersible Pump.
1 Unequipped Bore with 8inch stainless steel sasing suitable for irrigation supply.
Water Storage Infrastructure:
A 700 Mega litre Earth ring tank recently refurbished for overland flow catch with a 35 Mega litre Sump. This dam is filled by the Flood lift pump from the sump which wraps around the ring tank. The flood lift pump is a 650mm Bates Screw China Pump delivering 8 Mega litres per hour on a 250hp Cummins turbo charged diesel motor. The catchment for this dam comes from the areas to the South/East of the dam via 2 water courses which drain off around 3,000 Hectares of grazing country on neighbouring properties.
A 80 Mega litre Poly Lined dam installed on the Northern end of the property is set-up with a valve at the pump shed which is set up to syphon out and supply this dam. The Poly lined dam can be supplied from the main ring tank syphoning via gravity to fill via 2 x 6 inch PVC Pipes connected into the existing 10 inch PVC main line around 900 metres away. This ring tank is fully fenced with New 5 Barb Wires on Steel Posts.

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Main Property Features

Listing Number: LEM2283

Land area
  • Land Area Ha: 222.15
  • Land Area Acres: 549
Location & services:
Km's to Nearest Town: 15, Nearest Town: Biloela, Schooling Primary: Yes, Bus Primary (Yes), Schooling Secondary: Yes, Bus Secondary (Yes), Mail Service (Yes)
Freehold: Freehold
Property Type:
Grazing, Horticulture, Finishing, Rural Land, Sheep & Cattle, Dairy, Cereals, Irrigation, Mixed Farming, Pastoral, Cropping
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