Colliers International is excited to bring to the market Sun Valley Forest, a 735ha (subject to survey) block located in the Northland region, 32km north-west of Whangarei. The Crown holds a registered forestry right over the land and will take care of all operational requirements for establishing, growing, managing and harvesting the forestry crop. All infrastructure work and planting is now completed to a high standard.
With the tree crop successfully established the new owner will be able to sit back and watch the value of their asset grow.
The successful purchaser of Sun Valley Forest will reap the benefits of two substantial forms of government-backed income - carbon and land rental payments. This long-term passive investment opportunity is not to be missed!
Don't miss out contact your forestry specialists below to request the detailed Information Memorandum!
Total Area of 735ha (subject to survey)
Estimated Planted area 510ha
Government backed Carbon income
Government backed Rental income
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST CLOSE: Wednesday 16th of December (unless sold prior)
MODEST-SCALE FOREST WITH PREDOMINANTLY GROUND-BASED HARVESTING
Comprised of 276.21ha of freehold land and a net stocked area (NSA) of 239ha* of Pinus radiata, Sherwood Forest is a modest-scale forest on freehold land located 60km* north of Masterton. As a partially harvested forest, approximately 130ha* of mature crop remains and has predominantly been managed to a clearwood regime to create a high value resource. The remaining 109ha* was replanted in 2019 and 2020. As much as 75% of the total land area is estimated to be suitable for ground-based harvesting.
Sherwood Forest is available for purchase via single stage Expression of Interest (EOI) closing Thursday 18 December 2020 at 3pm (NZDT) – call Arotahi Agribusiness for a detailed Information Memorandum and access to the electronic data room.
276.21ha freehold land
239ha* net stocked area – P.rad
130ha* (1992-1994), 109ha* (2019-2020)
75%* suitable for ground-based harvesting (entire forest)
Available as cutting right only and/or land + trees
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: Closing Thursday 17 December 2020 at 3pm (NZDT)
HIGH QUALITY CROP AVAILABLE AS CUTTING RIGHT AND/OR LAND ONLY
Melton Forest comprises 656.6ha of freehold land and a net stocked area (NSA) of 297ha* of Pinus radiata established between 1994 and 1995, together with approximately 105ha* of cutover ready to establish in 2021. The crop has been managed to a clearwood regime resulting in a high value resource. The forest is part way through a harvest program, with road lining underway and some harvest infrastructure in place.
Melton Forest is available for purchase via single stage Expression of Interest (EOI) closing 17 December 2020 at 4pm (NZST) – call Arotahi Agribusiness for a detailed Information Memorandum and access to the electronic Dataroom.
656.6ha freehold land
Mature forest 297ha* NSA (1994 - 1995)
105ha* of cutover
Estimated 177,000t remaining
Post ’89 land + potential beehive revenue
Mapping and harvest records available
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: Closing Thursday 17 December 2020 at 4pm (NZST)
LARGE-SCALE FREEHOLD FORESTRY ESTATE 104KM* FROM EASTLAND PORT
Comprised of four adjoining forests and one station, Tokomaru Bay Forestry Estate is a large-scale production forest and pastoral farm located in the East Coast Region of New Zealand. Included in the sale is the option to purchase the freehold land and trees comprising Mata Forest, Mangatarata Forest, Te Rawhiti Forest, Onetohunga Forest and the Mangatarata Station together or separately.
Recent inventory, mapping and harvest records are available to assist purchasers in their evaluation of the estate. Harvesting is well underway, with significant infrastructure in place providing purchasers with the opportunity to continue with immediate woodflow if preferred. Utilising a simple and cost effective two-stage Expression of Interest process, the Arotahi Agribusiness team welcome all interest, noting the farm land is also being separately advertised as a working farm.
3,466.67ha combined freehold land
Mature forest of 1,191.8ha* NSA (1994-1998)
644.7ha* cutover/replanted land
899ha* farm land available for planting
Post ’89 land with significant carbon earning potential
FIRST STAGE EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST: Closing Thursday 17 December 2020 at 4pm (NZST)