SSAA OR HUNTING CLUB MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED BY ALL HUNTERS
Springsure with an elivation of 345m, the town is located in the central highands region of Queensland, the area is surrounded by Snake Range and Minerva Hills National Parks.
The area has a polulation of 829 and the town is located approx. 765 Km Northwest of Brisbane and approx 66 Km south of Emerald on the Gregory Highway.
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Springsure 1 Hunting Property has been in the family for over 17 years. The property is a working farm with crops, cattle and pastured pigs.
The property is 20mins from the township of Springsure, 1 hour from Emerald and 5 hours from Rockhampton.
Visitors who travel to the property are instanty struck by the tranquility and the abundance of scenery. Hunters love the variety of landscapes and easy access to the farm.
Terrain is iron bark bloodwood ridges, open coolabah plateaus and floodplain swamps.
Hunting on the property is open to both shooters and bow hunters - hunt Rabbits, Foxes, Pigs, Crows and cats. Make sure when you get to the property, ask the property owner what other pests you can help control. Do not bring your dogs to this property. They are not welcome.
A 4wd is not required to get to the property, but you will need a 4wd or Quadbike to get around the property.
The best time to arrive is daytime and the property owners love a chat - and are happy to have a beer with you in the arvo.
To keep on the good side of the property owners - leave the gates how you find them. If you open them, make sure you close them.
Accomodation facilities available on the property is a 2 bedroom, self contained unit that sleeps four people with full kitchen, bathroom and laundry.
Comfortable king sized buk beds that sleep four people with clean linen and blankets provided. There is also a split system Air Conditioner in each room.
90% of the property has mobile phone reception.
Firewood is provided around the property, with the condition that all fires are to be used in the designated fire pits provided.
You will need to bring all your own food and sanitary items. If camping, you will be required to bring all your own equipment.
Guns can be sighted on the property, apart from around the house.
The best time to book is all year round, with the average temperatures and rainfall:
Autumn - 7C-30C
Winter- 7C-30C winter nights can get below 0C
Spring- 7C- 30C
Average rainfall: 600ml annually
The property owners do intense cell grazing on this property with a lot of high density single wire fencing. This will be nearly impossible to see if you aren’t looking for it. They just ask that you do not go thru or over the fence and if you do happen to go thru one just to let us know so we can repair it. Very important.
When wives and children come along, the property owners have a lot of calves and piglets to feed and also goose, dogs, a pet pig and chickens. There are a lot of walking tracks that are not far from the accommodation. The property owners have a family with 2 young children that they are welcome to come say hi to and play with your kids.
If you need additional supplies, there is a small corner store open 7 days 7am till 9pm and an IGA that opens Monday to Friday 8 am – 5pm Sat 8am – 12 Closed Sunday. BP is open around 6am – 9pm 7 days a week
For access to properties, Shooters and Bow Hunters require current membership of one of the following:
All Doggers on dogging approved properties need to be a member of the APDHA
For non-hunters attending with hunters on properties, although not compulsory, we do suggest and recommend joining the Shooters Union.
We also recommend current ambulance cover.
You enter these properties fully aware of the risks involved and do so at your own risk.
IHP, property owners and all related and unrelated parties are not held liable for any claim, accident or injury.
In other words, take responsibility for your own actions, watch what you are doing and ACT LIKE AN ADULT WITH COMMON SENSE.
We truly want everyone to have a great time on our properties. Take time to read and understand the Conditions of Property Access