"Malchi" LIFESTYLE BlocksTotal area 1501.07HA or 3709.14 Acres in 21 Freehold titles.
The Archer Brothers settled in the region in 1855 when it was still known as the colony of New South Wales. It wasn't until 1859 with the formation of the State of Queensland, that the Archer Brothers were able to freehold their aggregation.
The 5th generation of the Archer family will retain the historically listed property, "Gracemere" and will move forward to offer "Malchi" & "Robins" an area of 3709 acres by way of auction on Wednesday the 2nd of October 2019 at the Rockhampton Leagues Club at 11AM.
Located 6km from Gracemere and 13km from Rockhampton city centre on the Malchi Nine Mile Road.
4.6km bitumen road frontage, to Malchi Nine-mile road. Services include single phase power, telephone, mobile and internet reception. Growing town of Gracemere has become a hub of activity and boasts a Woolworths shopping centre along with several novelty shops, newsagency, chemist, bakeries and butcher shops, as well as a high standard of education with several pre-schools and 3 primary schools.
The CQLX livestock selling centre is only 5km from the boundary gate. The Beef capital provides all essential services and boasts a population of over 75000 people and is the major service centre for Central Queensland. There are also 2 export meatworks situated in Rockhampton.
Country: A good mixture of country with strong creek flats running to slightly undulating hills and rising to higher slopes with open forest country of ironbark and bloodwood. The property carries a good body of soft native grasses with areas of Buffel spreading throughout. Green Panic is along the numerous water courses that run through the property. The pastures are supported by a mixture of Seca, Verano and wyncassia stylos.
Water: There are 7 bores, 3 equipped with solar submersibles, and the balance windmills supplying tanks and troughs. There are 5 dams, supported by 2 branches of Malchi Creek which runs the full length of the property. There is a pipeline off-take for 1meg from the Stanwell pipeline for stock and domestic use.
Fencing: Currently fenced into 6 main paddocks with new boundary fencing. There is also an old set of cattle yards.
An opportunity to purchase a historical property with quality attributes on the door step of Rockhampton that has been family owned and managed for the past 164 years.
Contact Virgil Kenny 0427334100 and Jess Cunningham 0456957261
- Land Size: 645acre