The well located operation of Plattaway in the Connors and Isaac Rivers is a multi-faceted property with access to major central and northern cattle markets sold at auction today for $5.1M selling to Charters Towers district graziers John and Sally Turley.
Plattaway is naturally strong versatile cattle and farming country, developed brigalow, belah, black-butt and scrub. The property has grey-black and alluvial soils with some regrowth. Large areas experience periodic flooding. The property has improved pastures strongly suited to growing and fattening cattle. There is farming potential for an estimated 3000 acres.
Selling Robert Murillo, Elders Mackay, told the North Queensland Register there were five registered bidders and that the losing bidder was the owner of the neighbouring property, Gundaroo.