Auction Date: 09 March 2022 11am
Approx. 17,491Ha (43,310ac) Freehold land
Approx. 28km S/E of Louth Village 100km N/W of Cobar, 128km to Bourke, adjacent to Cobar/Louth Road
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.
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 approx. 10,000ha - 25,000ac all hingejoint steel, various internal paddocks all steel, approx. 7km old wooden fencing
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.
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.
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.
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
Principal/Rural Sales Agent
0418 636 050