Peter Wise & Wises Farm

Video courtesy of ABC News Sunshine Coast

Sunrise with Monique Wright and David Koch

M.Wright: An 8th Generation farmer is selling off some of the last land available on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, but there is a catch. D.Koch: Peter Wise is selling it without the help of an realtor and he want prospective buyers to pitch their plans for the site, before he will sign a contract.

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Prime Sunshine Coast property up for sale

Land owned by one of the Sunshine Coast’s founding families is finally being sold for development.

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Farmer’s unique sale bid for Maroochydore’s most sought after land

‘Land sale like no other’: historic Wises Farm held since 1901 to be sold to someone with ‘vision’

After decades fending off developers, the owner of a historic farm in the urban heart of the Coast has signalled the end of an era and placed the 35 hectare property on the market.

READ MORE – Sunshine Coast News

Maroochydore’s last farmer puts 35 hectares of prime land up for sale in hot property market

An eighth-generation farmer who is the owner of Maroochydore’s last remaining undeveloped private land, is putting most of his prime Sunshine Coast property up for sale.


History of Wises Farm: how melon and corn paddocks became central Maroochydore

Not so many years ago, melons and corn grew in a paddock where Maroochy Boulevard now provides a major link between the business centres of Wises Road and the Sunshine Plaza, and the motorway.

READ MORE – Sunshine Coast News

Buderim-Palmwoods Heritage Tramway

Peter Wise (on whose farm the Krauss has been stored since 2004) and Tramway members Noel Williams, Bruce Horton & Doug Benckendorff are all taking part in the video shoot.

READ MORE – Sunshine Valley Gazette