Carcuma Downs is situated 36 kms East of Coonalpyn on the Tauragat Well Road and 40 kms North of Tintinara. It is approximately 2 hrs from Adelaide.
It is ideally located to take advantage of livestock markets in South Australia and Victoria. There are abattoirs at Murray Bridge, Lobethal, Bordertown and Naracoorte. There are livestock selling centres at Dublin and Naracoorte. Livestock are sold on farm, on hooks, to feedlots or through selling centres. You have numerous marketing alternatives.
Murray Bridge is a major rural town servicing the Mallee and Upper South East. It located about one hour from Carcuma Downs.
Carcuma Downs has very good quality underground water. There are two bores equipped with submersible pumps that are connected into a system of tanks which reticulate to troughs. There is also diesel generated power to a submersible pump which pushes to a series of tanks and troughs.
Pastures comprise some lucerne, rose clover, veldt and primrose. Potential exists to increase the carrying capacity through more sowing of lucerne.
Fencing is set up for cattle with electric fencing throughout. the property has been running sheep and cattle for the last three years.
Carcuma Downs is flat to undulating warm grazing country. It has some areas of good productive red loamy soils with a balance of undulating sand and sandy loam over clay.
Generally regarded as being in a 400mm to 425mm rainfall area.
Improvements include Brick four bedroom home with a study, kitchen/meals, second living room, office. R/C air conditioning, combustion heater.Home needs some attention. 4 car garage. 40m x 15m s/f machinery shed, 25mx10m s/f hay shed. 25 m x 15m s/f machinery/workshop. 2 sets steel cattle yards. 5 x 200 bag silos.
Expressions of interest close on the 18th September 2013.
This property is on the market for sale or lease.
Contact the selling agent Peter Taylor for further information and inspection times
An inspection can be arranged by contacting the listed agent.
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