'Wongawal Station'

Louth

Auction Date: 09 March 2022 11am

Area: 
Approx. 17,491Ha (43,310ac) Freehold land

 

Location:
Approx. 28km S/E of Louth Village 100km N/W of Cobar, 128km to Bourke, adjacent to Cobar/Louth Road

 

Country:
Generally flat, soft red loam soil type, slight rise to N/E of property. Scattered Mulga, Rosewood Box & Redgum & Acacia. Growing body of spear grass, Mulga oats, Copper burr, salines & herbages in season. Property vegetation plan over whole property dated 10/01/2013 allowing inactive timber clearing to increase carrying capacity and soil carbon.

 

Water:
Watered by 9 earth dams, all hingejoint trapped plus 4 storage poly/tin tanks & concrete troughs all connected to 50mm poly pipe line from homestead dam. 2 solar pump stations. 

 

Fencing: 
Fencing approx. 10,000ha - 25,000ac all hingejoint steel, various internal paddocks all steel, approx. 7km old wooden fencing

 

Improvements:
Wongawal homestead - comfortable 1960 era with 3 bedrooms, open plan kitchen, electric stove, reverse cycle air con, all surrounded by well established vegie gardens, securely fences, 5kW solar system also main power plus 2 bedroom workman's cottage. 1 large open front machinery shed, aircraft hanger & storage shed. Shearing shed 5-stand electric, undercover area setup with auto weighing & 3-way draft goat handling steel & mesh yards. Quarters features 6 rooms, kitchen wood stove & gas, meals room with open fire. Serviceable. Large double house dam with electric pump to 2x 22,000L poly tanks house & garden supply.

 

Services: 
Serviced by mail twice weekly, mobile phone with car kit works, internet rural & solar power supply. 2x 1,200m dirt station airstrips. RFD’s sealed airstrip at Louth Village. A 500kVa/450 volt transformer on site at old crushing plant.

 

Carrying Capacity: 
Currently run as a goat breeding backgrounding property. Historically sheep estimated at 3,500DSE plus seasonal goat harvesting.

 

Agent’s Remarks: Wongawal is soft Mulga country, low cost to cleanup, suits shedding sheep or goat operation & seasonal cattle country. Opportunity to look at Carbon Farming potential.

Property Vegetation Plan 10/01/2013.
Carbon potential.

 

Note:  Wongawal also joins Wee-Toura, Sunny Corner & Big Bore which will be auctioned simultaneously on Auctions Plus.

 

MAP: Please see colour coded map - property highlighted in yellow

 

 

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