Whakahi Dairies

1103 Woodlands Invercargill Hwy, RD1 Invercargill

Whahaki Dairies is a leased property 14km from Invercargill in the Woodlands district.

Combined soil types of Waikiwi and Woodlands make up the farm’s 210 hectares. Due the cool temperate climate of Southland and reliable summer rainfall Whakahi receives an average rainfall of 1,100mm. The farm is home to 520 dairy cows.

The contour is flat and is split by SH1 with an underpass for access.

The farm's 40 aside herringbone shed is centrally sited with the longest cow walk being approximately 1,500 metres.

People

  • Matt Henderson & Krystle Dodunski

    Manager
  • James Grubb

    2IC
  • Armando Munuz

    Farm worker

FARM STATS

Leased by Fortuna Group since 1 April 2016 and owned by AJ Crooks & Co Ltd.

Location

Woodlands district, Southland

Title area:

210 hectares

Stock

520 cows