Marion Downs

Marion Downs was purchased by NAPCO in 1934 and is the company’s largest grower property which includes its outstation Herbert Downs.

The Georgina, Burke, Hamilton and Mulligan Rivers water the property.

The land systems vary from flood-out country associated with the various river systems, Mitchell and Flinders grass downs, with the western boundary the fringe of the Simpson Desert.

Manager/Contact: Robert Jansen
Location: 66 km south west of Boulia QLD
Operations: Marion Downs operates as a grass finishing property.
Postal Address: Marion Downs Station, Boulia QLD 4829
Telephone: 07 4746 1241
Cattle Numbers: 17 500 adult equivalents depending on season
Area: 1 287 000 ha
Average Rainfall: 197mm