South River Vineyard established in 2005 represents one of the largest private pinot producing vineyards in the Central Otago region of New Zealand.
A total property area of 46.12ha (approx) that includes 30.18ha (approx) planted of grafted vines made up of 19.65ha (approx) Pinot Noir and 10.53ha (approx) of Pinot Gris.
The vineyard infrastructure is of a high standard with steel post trellising, overhead fixed sprinklers for frost fighting, irrigation, large onsite reservoir, a substantial size enclosed shed for the irrigation, fertigation and frost fighting pumping equipment and a four bay implement shed with one bay enclosed for an office/workshop. Onsite telemetry monitoring for irrigation and frost fighting plus cameras allows for off vineyard monitoring 24/7 from anywhere in the world.
Flexible grape supply contracts are in place with well-known wineries plus the vendor has created his own label for a percentage of the crop that has achieved excellent recognition for the Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Pinot Rose.
The property is in three titles providing an option to purchase approximately half the planted vineyard on its own being lot 3 of 20.55ha (approx) (16ha planted approx). For a hands off vineyard investment the vendor would offer a lease back option for lot 3.
For Sale By Negotiation + GST (if any)