Location: 90kms north Chinchilla – travel along the Auburn Road,
take Ormandy Road then Markwells Road. Bitumen to good
Area: 1051ha (2597acres) freehold
Services: Mail service (M/S 355) twice weekly – Tuesday Friday
Television service. Satelite dish. Mobile service is only
available in some areas.
Country: Seymour is undulating and very picturesque. Approximately
40% of Seymour is cleared Bottle Tree vine scrub soils to
Brigalow, Belah, melon hole country – approximately 15
semi cleared good forest soils ideal for maiden heifers or
steers and approximately 45% timbered country with Gum,
Box & Iron Bark still growing a body of grass.
Majority of timber has been selectively tordoned over the last
Previous management practices had paddocks allocated to
oats for winter fodder – now well established Gatton Panic in
the 30 acres which has run 13 cows and calves plus a bull all
year round with excellent weight gains.
Improved pastures – Buffel, Couch, Gatton Panic, Green
Panic,Bambatsi, Creeping Blue Grass & Wincassia are
established throughout the property. Also Clover will grow in
some paddocks in winter.
Subdivided into 25 paddocks (which includes 3 electric fence
paddocks for cell grazing).
Water: 13 dams. Owner pumps once per week to tank on hill to
gravity feed paddocks where no dams. Approx 17 troughs.
Private bore which pumps to 2 tanks and gravity feeds to
The bore pumps 1000g.p.h. Not used in recent times. No
Fencing: Boundary fence in good stock proof condition – 4 barb & split
post. Internal fencing is 4 or 5 barb with split post and steel
pickets. Some electric fencing. Laneway to yards for ease of
Majority of dams have been desilted in recent years. Back
Bonnies dam is the only one not fully desilted.
Carrying capacity: 250 to 300 breeders. Could fatten 100 steers as
well depending on season. Has run 700 head on the
property for 5 or 6 years. Presently carrying 220 head in
total (incl approx 50 calves).
Stats show young cattle with 2kg per day weight gain on the
Improvements: Solid 3 bedroom brick home in well kept condition –
positioned on high point over looking majority of the open
country – very pleasant sight.
Single car garage, machinery shed, storage shed, good
workable steel/timber cattle yards with 2 crushes & loading
Agents remarks: “Seymour” has been well managed and improved over
the past 22 years under the current ownership (together with
Keith Prior decd). Considered well planned with smaller
paddocks & well located water points to suit their
Droughtmaster stud operation. Dams have been desilted and
enlarged for large storage capacity.
This property is a must to inspect for the cattle grazier, stud
breeder, backgrounding/fattening operator or someone
looking for mixed soil types, undulating country, good water,
and the private location.
Tick free status.
List of chattels available on request.
AUCTION 11th May 2019 – 10am – on site
Contact the selling agent: Property Sales & Rentals – Chinchilla Qld 07 4662 7050, Margaret Whip 0428 627 942 or Bob Dickman 0419 689 470