1930 Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets - 92 years ago today


Today, 92 years ago, on Tuesday, 12 August 1930, the Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets in Rochedale was being advertised for sale.

Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets Map

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. 

Newspaper Advertisement

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.

Google map showing the present day location of Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets

Check out the 1946 Aerial view of the Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets.

1946 Aerial Photo of Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets

1946 Aerial Photo of Rochedale Fruit and Poultry Farmlets


More Rochedale information available


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.

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