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Blue Sky Water Partners deploys mandate

The $53 billion First State Super has made its first agricultural investment in Australia buying more than $150 million worth of almond plantations across three states from agriculture company Select Harvests.



Alcidion to List on ASX

Australian healthcare informatics provider Alcidion will list on the Australian Securities Exchange later this year after agreeing to be taken over by mining shell company Naracoota Resources, in a $12 million deal to kickstart its ambitious US expansion plans.



Water fund reaps 32pc gain, El Nino offers more

The water trading fund managed by listed private equity company Blue Sky Alternative Investments has achieved a return of more than 32 per cent in fiscal 2015 as farmers flock to cheaper land and invest in high-return crops in the areas where the fund has purchased water.



City is main attraction

Blue Sky Private Real Estate and Construction Control have commenced construction on The Establishment, an eight-storey designer complex on Kangaroo Point’s Main Street. Featuring 105 apartments (25 one bed, 72 two bed and 8 three bed), a rooftop pool and a BBQ recreation area with panoramic views of the city, the signature building will integrate the suburb’s classic character.



Blue Sky flies higher with more student digs

Blue Sky Private Real Estate has secured a premium site on Latrobe Street in Melbourne’s CBD, to deliver a 793 bed purpose built student accommodation facility. The 1,321 square metre site is strategically located within walking distance of RMIT, the University of Melbourne, and Melbourne Central Train Station. This is the third student accommodation development site for Blue Sky Private Real Estate, who earlier this year secured two Brisbane sites to deliver over 1,000 rooms in the Queensland capital. The company is currently progressing a fourth site in the Adelaide CBD to provide an additional 400 student beds.