Agriculture

Northgate Park

The region is blessed with rich soils, consistent rainfall and temperate climate, making it a highly productive agricultural area

Along with producing quality beef, lamb, diary, cereal crops and world-class wines, the region also produces several niche products such as hazelnuts, kiwi fruit, walnuts and chestnuts, stone fruit, berries, capsicums, hops, pig and goat meat/products.  

AGRICULTURAL ADVANTAGES

  • Located at the junction of the Ovens and King Rivers and availability of a plentiful supply of high quality water
  • Abundance of ground water storage
  • Irrigation Licences are available through Goulburn Murray Water
  • Naturally rich, high yielding soils.