About the Orchard

This Orchard is situated at Ranginui Road, Welcome Bay, Tauranga. It is a total of 39.2338 hectares being Ranginui No.12 Block – Trading as Ngati He Orchard.

Legal Description:   Ranginui 12 Block

Ngati He Orchard 39,2338 hectares – has 2 Titles –  $6,200,000.00s- M.V.

Ngati He Orchard had 1.00 hectare in nashis but found we weren’t getting much return from them so they were removed and replaced with haywood 1.20 hectare planted. Altogether there were 700 trees of nashi and these fruits were enjoyed by everyone the local Owners and even the birds had a good time eating them every year.

Orchard Manager who does all the work is John Burns and has an Assistant Foremen Henare Ririnui who works on the Orchard. We employ a lot of our people / contractors to do winter / summer pruning, picking season.

ENTRY TO THE ORCHARD IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED

In the interests of good health and safety for everyone, access to the orchard is restricted to employees and contractors only. If you have any queries, contact the Orchard Manager, Ray Gordon, on 027 539 1499.

Property Details:

Dwelling & Buildings: 1.00 ha

Pine Trees: 19941.00 ha

Avocado Area: 1.20 ha 

Gold Area: 4.85 ha 

Kiwifruit Area Between: 15.51 ha & 20.28 ha 

Non Orchard & Grazing Area: 12.23 ha 

TOTAL AREA: 39.2338 hectares

 

Kiwifruit Production

Area from 1989 - 2008

1989 - 1991 were over 13.22 HA.
1992 - 1999 were over 14.42 HA.
2000 - 2001 were over 12.16HA.
2002 - 2008 were over 11.68HA

Kiwifruit Production


Hort 16A - Gold Production

Area from 1989 - 2008

1989 - 2001 were over 2.85 HA.
2002 - 2008 were over 4.85 HA.


Avocado Production

Area from 1991 - 2008 was over 1.40 HA