Bicton was established in 1823 and currently runs 9000 sheep producing 30,000kg of 18 micron wool annually.

Located in Tasmania’s Midlands, Bicton is run by the Gatenbys, an eighth-generation farming family.

Area: 1,600 hectares

Address: 338 Isis Road, Campbell Town, Tasmania, Australia

Owners: George & Laura Gatenby

RWS Certified

Established in 1823 Bicton is currently an eighth generation Gatenby property since European settlement.

The majority of the property is native forest that neighbours the Western Tiers of Tasmania.  The native forest is complimented with river flats and undulating hills of pasture that 5000 merino ewes graze and lamb down on.

The property also produces under fixed pivot irrigation cereal and oil seed crops for local commodity markets.

Bicton is Responsible Wool Standard accredited, with sustainability and animal welfare outcomes front of mind.

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