Today, 93 years ago, on Tuesday, 12 August 1930, the Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets in Rochedale was being advertised for sale.
1930 Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets - Rochedale, Brisbane
The Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets was advertised in the local papers on the days leading up to the sale.
The Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets covers Gardner Road, Miles Platting Road (map shows as Rochedale Road), School Road, Gateway Motorway, McDermott Parade, Kate Circuit, Cooper Crescent, Francis Avenue and Obrist Place.
Check out the 1946 Aerial view of the Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets.
1946 Aerial Photo of Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets
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Newspaper Advertisement - The Brisbane Courier - Page 30
Tuesday, 12 August 1930
Fruit and Poultry Farmlets
Perfectly situated. 8 miles from the city by bitumen road at Famous Rochedale.
A splendid opportunity for the man who wants to make money. Soil varies from rich sandy loam to red volcanic and permanent water runs through the property.
Areas 16 to 79 acres. Prices £3/10/ to £25 per acre. Terms: 1/10 cash deposit, balance 4 1/2 years, 6 per cent.
Obtain a plan and make arrangements to inspect.
Blockside & Ferguson Ltd., Adelaide Street, City.