Rural Lifestyle Property

McMahons Reef Road HARDEN, NSW 2587

Sold on 2 Sep 2010
  • Land: 399 ha (985 acres)

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Rural Lifestyle Property in HARDEN

"COORIDOONE" - 398ha (983acres)

  • Land: 399 ha (985 acres)

"COORIDOONE" - 398ha (983acres)
Lot 1 & 12 McMahons Reef Rd HARDEN

"Cooridoone" is located in the South West Slopes of NSW, 20 km from the Hume Highway west of Yass and 15km south east of Harden. Harden is 3.5 hrs from Sydney & 1.5hrs from Canberra.

The country comprises soft rolling hills for which this highly productive area is renowned. The hills and native trees make this a property of exceptional natural beauty. The property is over 90% arable is suitable to a
range of farming pursuits including cropping & grazing. The soils consist of mainly highly productive red granite types known for their extremely high stock carrying capacity plus high yielding crops.

Rainfall & Water:
Annual average rainfall for Cooridoone is 650mm (26inches).
The property includes a bore connected to mains electricity which is currently pumping 600gallons/hr. The bore pumps to header tanks which are then reticulated to troughs in all paddocks. The main home has a 12000 gallon underground rainwater tank. The semi permanent Station Creek rises from springs on Cooridoone.

The property is well fenced consisting of mainly ring lock & netting. The property is divided into 17 paddocks with the extensive conservation work completed with gullies & creek being planted with pastures & trees.

The 3 BR brick homestead is set in established gardens capturing some excellent views. The shearing shed has 4 stands and can hold 500 sheep under cover.
The adjacent yards and laneway make sheep handling simple & easy.
The property also has cattle yards, a 4 bay machinery shed, Colorbond workshop, chemical shed plus 3 x 45 tonne silos.

Cooridoone has an excellent record of management & inputs. All pastures have had 125kg - 150kg/ha of single super applied annually for 18 years.
A small biological fertilizer program has been implemented which has included hamates, softrock, lime boron, zinc, magnesite, gypsum & molydate.

Properties like "Cooridoone" rarely become available as the area is very tightly held. "Cooridoone" sits in is what some regard as New South Wales safest & most productive country & is a classic example of mixed farm land. Complimented by excellent soil types, high rainfall, sound working improvements & an excellent location "Cooridoone" represents a rare combination of productivity and beauty. Your closer inspection is strongly recommended to appreciate its full potential. We invite your inspection.

Auction: Thursday September 2nd 11:00am
Venue: Harden Country Club, East St Harden
Contact: Jock Snodgrass 0427 402 083


399 ha / 985 acres







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