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Ruby Plains

480,859HA

Sturt Creek

315,275HA

TOTAL

796,134HA

CARRYING CAPACITY

25,636THREE YEAR AVERAGE

Location

Tanami RoadHalls Creek, Western Australia

PROPERTY OVERVIEW

Good access primarily via Tanami Road.
Close proximity to the Great Northern Highway connects Broome and Kununurra (and passing through Halls Creek).
Royal Flying Doctors Service approved airstrip.

Ruby Plains

  • 542sqm four bedroom air conditioned homestead with office
  • New 476sqm kitchen/office
  • New 75sqm air conditioned quarters
  • 95sqm school room and one bedroom governess quarters
  • 78sqm three bedroom quarters
  • 103sqm two bedroom cook’s cottage
  • 115sqm three bedroom head stockman’s dwelling
  • Four bedroom employees quarters
  • 2 x five bedroom employee quarters with communal toilet and laundry facilities
  • 126sqm kitchen and rec room

Sturt Creek

  • 173sqm three bedroom homestead
  • 301sqm five bedroom staff quarters

The Sturt Creek runs from the north to the south of Sturt Creek Station and has five large permanent waterholes and other seasonal waterholes.

Thirty nine dams, waterholes and springs across both stations.

Thirty six equipped bores servicing twenty five header tanks which supply to numerous troughs through several pipeline systems.

Ruby Plains
Six sets of steel yards

Homestead Yards: Morrissey hydraulic calf cradle and CIA hydraulic crush, draft area, undercover work area, loading/unloading ramp, multiple holding/working yards and shade equipped feeder pens with 2,500 to 3,000 weaner capacity.

Remaining yards: hydraulic cattle crushes and calf cradles and associated draft loading and holding/working yards.

Sturt Creek
Three sets of steel yards with stock water and sprinkler dust suppression.

The project data room contains a detailed plant and equipment list. There is c$2.8 million (purchase price) in plant and equipment on station.

Significant items include:

  • Numerous diesel tanks
  • Hino truck
  • 7 x Toyota landcruisers
  • Caterpillar grader
  • Coroma camp van
  • John Deere tractor
  • Caterpillar bulldozer
  • Caterpillar loader
  • Toyota 1.2 tonne truck
  • Kubota tractor
  • Isuzu 4×4 crew cab
  • Horse float
  • 3 x Yamaha four wheelers
  • Quantity of self feeders, hay racks and lick drums.

Please note that no aircraft are included in the sale.

Since FY2018 the vendor has invested over $3.6 million in capital expenditure improving Ruby Plains. An additional amount of approximately $1 million has been invested at Sturt Creek during the same period.

Significant investments include:

APPROXIMATELY

$1M

On building replacements and upgrades
APPROXIMATELY

$554,000

On information and communication technology. This has included a new digital mobile radio system
APPROXIMATELY

$1.4M

On water storage and distribution infrastructure. This has included bore refurbishment/redrilling, dam construction, new tanks, troughs, pumps, pipeline, solar conversion and generators
APPROXIMATELY

$690,000

On installing and upgrading yards and fences

Ruby Plains and Sturt Creek Stations are presently enjoying an excellent wet season with 294.2mm of rain falling over January and February 2021.

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