Agent: Andries du Toit. Tel Nr: +27832923833. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Farm: Africa’s Eden, Eco Game Farm, ideal for Buffalo, Sable and Nyala breeding
Size: 2200 ha consisting of 4 title deeds.
Location: Located in the vicinity of Vaalwater, Limpopo Province, South Africa. In the heart of the Waterberg Plateau, part of the bigger Waterberg Biosphere Reserve.
Potential: This farm is ideally located within the Waterberg Biosphere and is perfect for game breeding, agricultural crops and or any game lodge development. On this farm, any person with vision, will be able to develop their dreams and leaving a fingerprint for generations to come. !!
Water: Two km of river flows through the middle of the farm, which supplies the farm of water for agricultural and esthetical use. To add to the beauty and diversity of this farm a three kilometre creek runs through the South-Easterly part of the wild side of the farm. Beautiful cliffs and swimming pools forms part of this peace of unspoilt wilderness in complete harmony as a variety of habitats on this farm. A canal system gravity feeds the main irrigation dam which accommodates a hydro energy plant that can be upgraded to generate additional energy. Two equipped borehole supply the houses and water troughs with clean Waterberg water, purified by nature and ready for human consumption. The water catchment system is well known under the farmers as being one of the most constant and cleanest (purest) irrigation water systems in the Waterberg area. Water rights:The farm has sufficient water rights to irrigate 80 hectares of agricultural crop.
Rainfall: 550 - 600mm annually.
Temperatures: Summer - max. 33 șC and min. 17 șC.
Winter - max. 21 șC and min. 6 șC.
Climate: The Waterberg area has a unique climate - something between sub tropic and lowveld bushveld.
During summer the night temperatures drop down to below 20 șC, which makes it bearable without a need of airconditioning at night.
Typographic: This breathtaking Game Farm consists of a mixture of sloping flats, mountainous areas, river ravines, sand banks, some between hi cliffs, white water rapids, swimming pools within the river, plateau areas, valleys and earth dams. Rocky outcrops, overlooking the sloping hills of the Waterberg escarpment. The farm steps up with mountains and cliffs creating awesome views onto flat parts of the farm as the river meanders away in the distance. This mixture of typography creates a diversity of habitats throughout the farm which makes it a haven to a large variety of game species. Altitudes vary from 1080 – 1313 meter above sea level.
Roads: The farm roads give good access to all sections of the farm. The farm has several kilometres of roads plus plenty of additional easy accessible game and cattle trails to explore the farm by foot.
Fencing: This farm is fully game fenced with a 2.4 m fence well according to the requirements of the Department of Nature Conservation.
10 (ten) game breeding camps. All camps are different sizes. (22.5 km of fencing)
Semi rock and concrete finished with thatched roof.
Kitchen equipped with wooden cupboards and scullery.
Open living and dining area.
Lapa and boma braai area
Separate two bedroom chalet with kitchenette.
Three bedroom two bathrooms
Double lockable garages.
900 mČ Warehouse accommodating the workshop, cold room, feed storage and aircraft hangar.
Additional store rooms
Old farmhouse with garages
1000 meter airstrip
-Staff housing (five houses with Eskom and water)
Electricity: Totally off the grid – All solar and gas.
Giraffe ± 7 Eland± 4 Kudu± 70 Waterbuck ± 25
Blue Wildebeest ± 50 Redhartebeest ± 1 bull Zebra± 40 Impala ± 200
10 Breeding camps of different sizes.
Optional breeding stock:
Buffalo ± 40 – 46
Golden Gnu ± 30
King Wildebeest ± 35
Black Impala ± 23
Saddleback Impala ± 5
The Seller and/or Estate Agency does not guarantee these numbers. The game count will have no effect on the Purchase Price.
Free roaming Game:
Multiple species of free roaming game including, Mountain reedbuck, Klipspringer, Bushbuck, Warthog, Bush pig, Jackal, Aardvark, Porcupine, Steenbok, Duiker, Chacma baboon, Vervet monkeys, Bush baby, Scrub hare, Rock rabbit (dassie), Mongoose, Squirrel, Leopard tortoise, Caracal, African wild cat, Genet, Brown Hyena, Aardwolf, Leopard est., est.
Vegetation: Mainly Sandveld with sour veldt grazing mixed with a smaller variety of sweeter veldt. A large selection of indigenous flora such as:
Dominant Tree Species in Plains & Riverine area:
Marula Sclerocarya birrea
Burkea / Wild Seringa Burkea Africana
Black Monkey-Orange Strychnos madagascariens
Silver Cluster-Leaf Terminalia sericea
Sickle Bush Dichrostachys cinerea
African weeping Wattle Peltophorum africanum
African Olive Olea europaea
Buffalo-thorn Jujube Ziziphus mucronata
Flame-pod Acacia Acacia ataxacantha
River Bushwillow Combretum erythrophyllum
Sweet-thorn Acacia Acacia karroo
Wild Pear Dombeya rotundifolia
Rocky & mountainous areas:
Velvet Bushwillow Combretum molle
Weeping Faurea Faurea saligna
Horn-pod Tree Diplorhynchus condylocarpon
Highveld Protea Protea caffra
Milkplum Englerophytum magalismontanum
Red Bushwillow Combretum apiculatum
Bushveld Resin Tree Ozoroa paniculosa
Mountain Kirkia Kirkia wilmsii
Live-long Lannea Lannea discolor
Peeling-bark Ochna Ochna pulchra
Dominant Grass Species:
Red Grass Themeda triandra
Common Thatching Grass Hyparrhenia hirta
Spear Grass Heteropogon contortus
Common Russet Grass Loudetia simple
Bristle-leaved Red Top Melinis nerviglumis
Couch Grass Cynodon dactylon
Guinea Grass Panicum maximum
Common Finger Grass Digitaria eriantha
Mountain Bristle Grass Setaria lindenbergiana
Weeping Love Grass Eragrotis curvula
Herringbone Grass Pogonarthria squarrosa
Natal Red Top Melinis repens
Vegetation: Mainly Sandveld with sour veldt grazing mixed with a smaller variety of sweeter veldt.
Impression: This is an immense beautiful South African game farm!! The river, gorges and cliffs gives this property a feel like none other. Wish I could describe the peace and tranquility - it is something one can only experience for your self!!
Price: R22.5mill (This price excludes Transfer Duty / VAT should it be payable))