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Thursday 12 May 2022, 2.00pm

Diverse Grazing, Sheep, Beef or Forestry

Country & Co are privileged to bring to the market this well presented property in Western Southland, just 25km to Otautau.

Offering diverse land use opportunities with dairy grazing through the reference period, sheep and beef fattening and contour which is suitable for a forestry plantation.

Our vendors have worked exceptionally hard over the years with many kilometers of new fencing, installing a gravity fed water system to cattle troughs, approximately 20 hectares annually of pasture renewal and many other infrastructural improvements.

A full range of buildings which include an excellent set of cattle yards, four stand woolshed and covered yards, five bay implement shed, workshop and 17m x 20m hay/calf shed.

The well appointed, north facing, four bedroom plus office family home is positioned in cared for surrounds and the second home has three bedrooms, warm, sunny and very comfortable with stunning views to the Takitimu mountains.

Land Area

455 ha

Nearest Town

Otautau 23km.

Primary School

Hauroko Valley 19.6km, bus at gate.

Secondary School

Waiau Area School 23km, bus at gate.

Present Condition ( areas approx):

32ha Fodderbeet (16ha second crop), 19ha new grass November 2021, 19ha new grass November 2020, 32ha QEII, balance as inspected.

Contour Description:

Balanced contour with approximately 142ha flat to gentle, 190ha medium rolling and 90ha steeper contour.

Soil Types:

Predominantly Ohai with some Waiau on river flats and Jacobstown.

Average Rainfall


Main Paddocks


Holding Paddocks


Water Supply

Stock: Creek fed to two 30,000l tanks which gravity feed the farm. 63mm mainline to 42mm to 350l troughs. Reliable supply.

House: Rainwater to 25,000l tanks, back-up in place from farm if required.


As per Ballance recommendation, soil tests on file.

Access & Roads

3.5km internal all weather races. Very good lanes with rock or gravel.

Supplement made on Farm

Approximately 1,200 bales of baleage per annum.


244sqm home built in 1998 of brick exterior, aluminium windows and coloursteel roof. Sunny and north facing with open plan kitchen, dining and living. Heated by a Yunca wetback, underfloor electric heating and heat transfer system. Four bedrooms plus office, two bathrooms and attached double garage set in cared for established gardens overlooking the property.

Other Homes

Modernised three bedroom brick home of the 80s era. Aluminium windows and fire, heat pump, new bathroom 2022, double attached garaging.

Both homes meet Healthy Homes Insulation Standards.

Farm Buildings

Four stand woolshed/covered yards (1,600 woolies), five bay implement shed/workshop, 17m x 20m hay shed/calf shed, two bay hay shed, very good set of cattle yards, well designed for single person use. Holding capacity of 250 in-calf R2 heifers.

Farm Chattels (Plant & Machinery)

Four shearing machines, water pump, electric fence unit, 1,600l diesel tank.

Gravel Pits

Rock pit on site.

Shelter & Trees

32ha QEII of native beech forest, Leylandii, Ribbonwood, Toi Toi and natural tussock shelter.

Wintered Stock (numbers approx)

189 R2 + R3 dairy sire bulls
185 R1 dairy heifers
535 MA dairy cows
155 in-calf R2 dairy heifers
47 R2 beef heifers
37 R1 beef heifers
81 R2 + R3 beef steers

Paula Laughton
Paula Laughton

Farm Sales, AREINZ

P03 218 8959
M027 533 1268

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Philip Ryan
Philip Ryan

Farm Sales, AREINZ

P03 218 8959
M027 432 5770

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