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Egyptian radio show - 15th Feb 2016, 8:30pm Jerry interviews one of Australian Dates growers [ Gurra Downs - South Australia with Dave and Anita Reilly]

Jerry Guirguis interview Dave & Anita Reilly from Gurra Downs Date Company [ South Australia ], Live-to-air on 96.5FM – Egyptian radio program [ Monday 15th Feb 2016, Melbourne ].

8:30pm Melbourne = 8:00pm South Australia

Tonight Dave Reilly, a South Australian based horticultural business, operating a tissue culture date palm nursery [ Phoenix Dactylifera ] and selling Australian premium “table dates”.


Gurra Downs Date Company

08 8583 8314


15th Feb 2016 ...................Taking orders now via email only (not via Facebook) [email protected] 

                                                                                    or  08 8583 8314. 

                                               Yellow crunchy sweet Barhee dates. Top quality certified organic fruit

  •  Dave has recently been awarded a 2012 Nuffield Scholarship which will enable him to study several areas of interest in relation to date palms. 
  • In March 2010 Dave & Anita were awarded the Khalifa International Date Palm Award for Best New Development Project.


Hi         ……., can we start with ......................


Q1]      How many palms trees that are producing dates

Q2]      How many palms will you grow your plantation to


Q3]      Price, will your cost come down or at least stabilize and when will we get better buying price


Jerry Guirguis

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