With fertile soils, plenty of water, and a climate well suited to produce early season fruit, this 28 hectare bareland block near Gisborne lends itself perfectly to another of our export superstars – Rockit™ apples.
RockitTM apples were the world’s first commercially successful miniature apple developed and launched in New Zealand back in 2010. Brilliantly marketed as a snack apple and packaged in tubes, it has achieved year on year growth in high value markets, with demand continuing to outstrip supply.
Te Arai Orchard Limited Partnership – A Gisborne RockitTM apple orchard development.
Size: 28 hectares of bare land to be developed into a 20 cha RockitTM apple orchard.
Location: Muriwai, 20km west of Gisborne
Operational Partner: Orchard to be developed/managed by Rockit Global Ltd
Business Model: All profits go to the Limited Partnership.
Forecast Return: Forecast cash distributions of 25-30% p.a. at full maturity.
Tax advantages: Tax losses through development period.
Minimum Investment: Minimum investment $50,000
Available units: Less than $150,000 of Secondary Market Units remaining.