Expressions of interest sought for Branch Creek Station, Wanaka by Wednesday 28th February 2018 (unless sold prior). Interested parties should call the agents for further information.
Located on the Cardrona Valley Road, Branch Creek Station is a true working farm situated in the middle of the Resort areas of Queenstown and Wanaka, offered for sale for the first time in four generations.
The Station adjoins the very popular Cardrona Ski Area and spans across three distinct valley systems. Whilst the focus is currently on farming, the property has untapped potential in both hunting and recreation activities. Subject to consent, the properties terrain and proximity to resort towns would certainly support such alternative land uses.
Consisting of 6,462 hectares, this high country station comprises 6,281 hectares of pastoral lease land and 181 hectares of freehold land, held in six separate titles. A recent development program has included the addition of significantly more irrigation to the property in 2016-17. Whilst the five year average stock carrying capacity is 7,251 su - an independent assessment indicates that the station would now support 9,460 su with new irrigation systems now in place.
The property is well serviced by adequate farming improvements and two main houses. Four Wheel Drive tracks allow good access across the station and four separate farm tracks allow good accessibly into the high altitude country.
With sound farming backbone and excellent location and terrain attributes, Branch Creek Station offers a significant opportunity to invest in the premium high country sector.