The Carney's


Avocado Ridge
Jim and Lois Carney


Childers Avocado Plantation

35 Morrisons Road

Australia

Queensland, Australia


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 Childers turnoff - Turn right at watertank in foreground onto Goodwood Road to visit us, 2.7km down road and turn at Morrisons Road.Childers

...Following picture is our orchard, with approx 11,500 avocado trees. Looking from the rear creek area to the east along 1.6 km (1 mile) length of property.  Picture from 2006.


...Following picture - Our house in 2006 to right on ridge (with shed in foreground) and Eric and Abby's house to left


Our House from overhead view at front, winter 2012...
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House from front
Front of House 2008

 

Orchard Pruning - avocado trees from 9 metres to 6 metres tall:

John Delisser our Orchards Manager


Jason Morris, Asst Manager     -     Patrick Aitken, Lead Hand

Massimiliano "Max" Dellai - Our ten bin hero who often picked 720 trays avocados (18,000 fruit) in an 8 hour day

Max  

Some of the Cherry Pickers used on our farm...

Some of the Picking Tractors and Trailers in use...

Orchard Map - Avocado Ridge...
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Following Picture - The Boys and wives and grandkids in 2006Family in 2006


EmailSend E-mail to jim@avocadoridge.com

Our son's web pages:  Eric and Abby's farm/family