Fortuna Group is privileged to be considered an essential service and to be able to continue operating during this challenging time.

This is an unprecedented situation and it is important we are all safe, protected and follow the the government’s guidelines. To ensure the safety of everyone, any essential services coming on farm must be at the request of the farm manager and they must notify them upon arrival. Our administrative team is working remotely.

If you know the email of the person you are contacting, please email them directly or contact us at office@fortunagroup.co.nz

Fortuna Group is privileged to be considered an essential service and to be able to continue operating during this challenging time.

This is an unprecedented situation and it is important we are all safe, protected and follow the the government’s guidelines. To ensure the safety of everyone, any essential services coming on farm must be at the request of the farm manager and they must notify them upon arrival. Our administrative team is working remotely.

If you know the email of the person you are contacting, please email them directly or contact us at office@fortunagroup.co.nz

Kounga Dairies

38 Benzie Road, Woodlands, RD1 Invercargill

Kounga Dairies is a sharemilking operation 19km from Invercargill in the Woodlands district.

Combined soil types are mainly Waikiwi Silt Loam make up the farm’s 261 hectares. Due the cool temperate climate of Southland and reliable summer rainfall Kounga receives an average rainfall of 1,100mm.

The farm is home to 700 dairy cows. The property is situated on flat to very gently rolling ground. The farm's 50 Bail Rotary shed is centrally sited.

In 2017, Kounga Dairies was presented with the Farm Pride award. They finished off the 2018 season winnig the Supreme award.

People

  • Dante & Primrose Calamayan

    Manager
  • Paul Daelon

    Herd Manager
  • Bill Santos

    Dairy Farm Assistant
  • Edwin Foronda

    Dairy Farm Assitant

FARM STATS

Sharemilked by Fortuna Group since 1st June 2016 and owned by Longbush Limited Partnership.

Location

Woodlands district, Southland

Area

261 hectares

Stock

700 cows