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Melrose

Longreach

Private Sale

Price on Application

Summary

Rural Property & Livestock is pleased to offer "Melrose" aggregation for the first time in 148 years. 180,426 ac in total with a good balance of shaded and open downs, creek country, gidyea and the added safety of mulga reserves. "Melrose" offers tremendous diversity and security for the discerning cattleman.

Details

Area

 Total: 73,047Ha or 180,426 Ac

Carrying Capacity

Melrose has consistently run 1500 breeders  plus 2000 weaners from Tonkoro.

Also at times 8-10,000 sheep.

Country

Melrose is predominately open Mitchell grass downs, with normal annuals such as pig weed, button grass, flinders, grow’s excellent herbages in winter rain events, moving into the Gidyea and Mulga ridge country which will grow native grass species, buffel in water courses and normal herbages such as gidyea burr and other salines in season.

Improvements

Large sets of steel yards at house with shaded weigh/vet crush, shaded calf branding, good load out facilities. First class 10 stand shearing shed with sheep cover, half the sheep yards are cemented. Several Holding paddocks.

 

Watered by 26 Dams, house dam equipped and 3 sub-artesian bores.

Extensive trough, tank and pipeline improvements in the last few years.

Large 7 Bedroom homestead, 2 sets of quarters, two self-contained married quarters, three large sheds with aircraft and helicopter hangar, numerous other buildings and machinery sheds.

Agents Comments

The Melrose Aggregation offers tremendous diversity and security for the discerning cattleman. A good balance of shaded and open downs, creek country, gidyea and the added safety of mulga reserves. Would suit breeding, backgrounding as a stand alone operation or as a depot for the larger breeding operation.

"Melrose"
Aggregation
Wally Cooper