For Sale by Expressions of Interest For Sale

34312 Bruce Highway, Mount Surround
Expressions of Interest - Presenting Offers
Acreage/Semi-Rural
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Car Spaces 4
  • Land Size 250 Acres

Description

Achacha Plantation - A Unique Fruit Venture. Certified organic, using biodynamic growing methods
Location: 34348 Bruce Highway, Mount Surround (Giru) 4809 QLD – 45 Km South of Townsville and approximately 40 minutes from the Townsville airport
Land Area: 101 Ha / 250 Acres (Approx.)

Fruit:
• ~15,000 Achacha trees with plant breeders rights (PBRs) giving sole rights to commercialise the fruit variety in Australia until 2036.
• ~3,000 African Mahogany (windbreak) trees, 60 Mango trees plus a variety of tropical fruit species
• Awards: Fruit Logistica Berlin, ABC delicious, Gault & Millau

Water supply / Irrigation System:
• Sunwater allocation 535ML; less than 100ML required annually, with surplus sold off locally
• Extra 100ML unmetered from creek also available
• All Achacha trees equipped with sprinklers, automatic watering system
• Bore for domestic water, plus ~30,000L rainwater tanks

Improvements:
• 2 well equipped fully furnished residences
• Large packing shed with computerised packing line and cold room
• Tractors, large sprayer, 6 ATVs etc and associated machinery required to operate the farm

Established sales through wholesale markets in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane
Exports to the UK/Europe/Middle East/Asia and North America.

The Achacha is a tasty and nutritious fruit described as “sweet, tangy, refreshing – like a sorbet”. The business has the opportunity to expand into a wide range of downstream products including drinks. Achacha blossom honey from the flowers is in strong demand.

The current owners have invested a substantial amount into the business since its inception in 2003. The property has unlimited potential. Vendors will consider all reasonable offers.

Website: www.achacha.com.au

For further information or inspection contact Bill Micola today on 0418 778 674.

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Outdoor Features

  • Shed

Location