Rural Land For Sale

Looking for a rural country retreat, a secluded bush block or a sustainable farm? Are you dreaming of a tree change or a country weekend escape where you can indulge your passion for nature, bushwalking, horse-riding or meditation?

The Nature Conservation Trust of NSW (NCT) has an impressive array of prime rural real estate properties for sale, suited to every lifestyle, taste and budget. Our current rural properties for sale include large agricultural holdings, smaller family farms and bush blocks of various dimensions. Many of our rural properties are within an easy commute of major cities and regional centres such as Sydney, Brisbane and Canberra.

The NCT can help you realise your dream of a relaxing country lifestyle or your ambition to contribute to biodiversity conservation by managing a parcel of precious rural land and appreciating it for its natural value. And, of course, when buying rural land through the NCT, a not-for-profit environmental organization, you will save thousands on agents’ commission and charges in the process.

NCT rural real estate for sale

The Nature Conservation Trust of NSW usually has a variety of rural properties for sale, each chosen for its rich biodiversity. Were you to purchase a rural property from the NCT, you will join a community of private land owners who are enthusiastic about private land conservation and committed to creating a network of private nature reserves across NSW.

Conservation Agreements

Each NCT rural property is sold with a conservation land covenant attached to ensure that the land, which has a high conservation value, is legally protected in perpetuity. Once a property owner has entered into a land conservation agreement with the NCT, we maintain regular contact and provide ongoing environmental land management advice and support.

Adam DawsonFor further information about any of these properties, please contact our Property Sales Manager, Adam Dawson, on 02 6626 0303 or 0448 801 391, or complete the online contact form for the property you are interested in.


Northern NSW

The Nature Conservation Trust sells prime rural properties in Northern NSW, including bush blocks, sustainable farms and large agricultural holdings. Read more →

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Set across 580 hectares 20 minutes from the historic township of Uralla and under an hour from Armidale, Blackbutt is a conservation agriculture property where you can undertake your passion for a sustainable farm while protecting vitally important Box Gum Grassy Woodland.

Central NSW

The Nature Conservation Trust sells prime rural properties in the central west of NSW, including bush blocks, sustainable farms and large agricultural holdings. Read more →

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Wild country to call your own

Southern NSW

The Nature Conservation Trust sells prime rural properties in southern NSW and near the Australian Capital Territory, including bush blocks, sustainable farms and large agricultural holdings. Read more →

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With rare and sought after frontage to the Numeralla River and Winifred Creek, Garuwanga is a magnificent 276 ha south-eastern highlands property providing excellent habitat for numerous threatened species including Diamond Firetail, Little Eagle, Gang-gang Cockatoo, Alpine Tree Frog, and Hooded Robin.

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Llanelly is 760ha, approximately 55km south of Canberra and 5 mins drive to the village of Michelago. The topographical structure of the property includes steep snow gum ridgelines, moderately timbered slopes with a shrub and grassy understory. Pastured slopes give way to gentle valleys and flats giving easy access to the long boundary with Michelago Creek.

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Expression of interest for for potential buyers for conservation properties in NSW. Send us your a form to help us find suitable properties for you.. Read more →

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Register to Sell

This Expression of Interest Form is designed to enable people or organisations looking to SELL a property in rural NSW. It helps you identify if your property might be suitable for a conservation covenant and makes it easy to gather together the initial information we need.. Read more →

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Sold Properties

For your information here is a list of some of the properties the Nature Conservation Trust sold in recent months.. Read more →

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Caladenia Ridge - SOLD

Caladenia Ridge is 110-hectare rural property just 9 km from the heart of Albury that is also a wildlife sanctuary for rare birds and native Australian trees and flowers.

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500 Possums - SOLD

Affordable secluded rural weekend bush retreat, set in the mountains near the historic township of Dalmorton and near the Dalmorton convict tunnel, investigate the rich history of gold mining and bush rangers.

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Carwell Station - SOLD

Ideal Backgrounding Country for Graziers. Situated 65km north of Warren, Carwell Station consists of 8071ha; a combination of 6,323ha (approx.) of grazing country combined with 1118ha of semi developed farming country and 630ha of timbered country with seasonally restricted grazing.

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Sundew - SOLD

156 hectares of affordable rural real estate for sale that is your own native animal sanctuary, Sundew offers seclusion, recreation and lifestyle opportunities only 30 minutes from the coast in northern NSW, while protecting unique Australian bush.

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Billagul - SOLD

Billagul is a 230 hectare property approximately an hour’s drive from Armidale or Tamworth. With a 1.3km frontage to the MacDonald River which is renown locally for its great fishing, this property really offers a blank canvas to create a private retreat for fishing, bushwalking or birdwatching

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Estuary Creek -SOLD

1,470 hectares of rural real estate for sale, Estuary Creek is set in abundant native Australian forest 45 km north of Grafton and near the surfing beaches of Yamba and Illuka in NSW.

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Shark Creek - SOLD

Shark Creek is a 215-hectare rural property situated at Tyndale about 25 km north-east of Grafton and has frontage to Shark Creek.

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Sunoora - SOLD

Sunoora is approximately 2 hours from Canberra. This 135ha Eden-Monaro property would make an ideal lifestyle property.

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Fernhill - SOLD

Fernhill is a 678-hectare working property half-way between Young and Cowra, NSW, and contains 405 ha in 17 well-watered paddocks, sheep and cattle yards, and a woolshed.

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Mt Wareng - SOLD

Lovers of the Great Outdoors, Bushwalkers and Campers

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Garadi Hills - SOLD

Private Camping Wonderland for Bushwalkers

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Slate Hill - SOLD

A lifestyle property within an easy commute of Albury offers splendid views and seclusion.

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Stanley - SOLD

Located approximately 100 km from Warren, this 2,418-hectare property is an attractive example of the vibrant and rich land found in the southern Macquarie Marshes. Comprising ephemeral freshwater wetlands, grasslands and woodlands, it provides a fertile setting for both conservation and agriculture.

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Hartwood Station - SOLD

This 6,768-hectare Riverina property is located 40 km north-east of Deniliquin and 15 km from the community of Conargo, boasting single and double frontages onto the permanent Yanco and Billabong Creeks.

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Bunhybee Grasslands - SOLD

Bunhybee Grasslands is a living treasure chest. This high conservation 48.5ha property is 35kms from Braidwood and 100kms southeast of Canberra. Located in the Upper Shoalhaven River catchment, it has superb views over the picturesque Jerrabatgulla Creek valley.

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Parlour Grasslands - SOLD

This high conservation 48-hectare property is 35 km from Braidwood and 100 km south-east of Canberra.

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Kewilpa - SOLD

A 832-hectare property in North East NSW near Casino and Grafton. Casino is 30 km away and the coastal community of Evans Head just a 30-minute drive to the south-east.

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Rockview - SOLD

This 1,954-hectare property is located in the spectacular Nandewar Ranges. The property is situated an equal distance from the Northern Tableland cities of Tamworth and Armidale.

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Snowview - SOLD

--------- THIS PROPERTY IS SOLD --------- The 136-hectare property Snowview offers breathtaking views to Mount Kosciuszko and the Main Range and is just 60 km from Wagga.

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Oak Valley - SOLD

Oak Valley is a truly rare offering. A 360ha property just 30 minutes from the regional City of Wagga Wagga, the potential this property presents for a variety of options is only outweighed by its staggering beauty and sweeping vistas to the distant ranges.

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Wannowong Farm - SOLD

Wannowong Farm combines the best of both worlds. At a little over 30 minutes from the picturesque sea side town of Merimbula there is a rare chance to have a country escape that is an easy drive to the pristine waters of the Sapphire Coast.

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Siena - SOLD

Siena is a stunning 330ha property 15 minutes’ drive to Holbrook on the Hume Highway and about 1 hour to either Wagga or Albury. Holbrook has a primary school and good social amenities to support the property owner.

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Severn Park (East) - SOLD

Sitting on the sweeping Monaro Plateau that runs off the eastern flank of Mount Kosciuszko Severn Park is a rich opportunity to continue the tradition of fine wool production while also making a proud contribution to the National Reserve System. The 1017ha property is close to the hamlet of Dalgety which sits on the mighty Snowy River - part of the nation’s folklore.

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Wanggaali - SOLD

Mix the coastal community with the splendour of this property and you have a very special landholding that will make a difference for generations to come.

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Highfields - SOLD

Secluded rural property Highfields is in a sought-after location just two hours from Canberra and 40 minutes’ drive from the regional centre of Wagga Wagga.