Australia’s Droughtmaster cattle are arguably best suited to thrive in a world that is changing before us, where versatility and sustainability are essential. Consumer demands are changing rapidly, supply chains want greater yield and there is an unmistakable push for improved animal welfare and for sustainable and natural protein. This iconic all-rounder is perfectly placed for our changing future affirming its reputation as Australia’s natural wonder. Droughtmaster cattle consistently perform to a high standard despite adverse environments, continually producing high quality and high yielding carcases economically.

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The Annual CQ Invitational Droughtmaster Sale will be held at CQLX, Gracemere on Monday 18th October, offering 117 bulls.

The Vendors extend a warm welcome to join them for a complimentary breakfast at the Selling Complex commencing at 7:30am the morning of the sale.

The Sale catalogue can be found here: issuu.com/cqinvitationaldroughtmastersale/docs/cq_invitational_2021_a5_catalogue_web_crop

and on Stocklive rlx.nextlot.com/public/sales/93863/lots

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The Annual CQ Invitational Droughtmaster Sale will be held at CQLX, Gracemere on Monday 18th October, offering 117 bulls. 

The Vendors extend a warm welcome to join them for a complimentary breakfast at the Selling Complex commencing at 7:30am the morning of the sale.  

The Sale catalogue can be found here: https://issuu.com/cqinvitationaldroughtmastersale/docs/cq_invitational_2021_a5_catalogue_web_crop

and on Stocklive https://rlx.nextlot.com/public/sales/93863/lots

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START THEM YOUNG
Jackson Hayes is only 6 weeks old but he’s already getting to appreciate the great temperament of Droughtmasters.
Jackson was born on the 21/07/21 to commercial Droughtmaster producers, Steve Hayes and Stacey Mibus, of The Garden Station Alice Springs.
📷 supplied by proud Grandfather Andy Hayes
The Garden Station NT
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START THEM YOUNG 
Jackson Hayes is only 6 weeks old but he’s already getting to appreciate the great temperament of Droughtmasters. 
Jackson was born on the 21/07/21 to commercial Droughtmaster producers, Steve Hayes and Stacey Mibus, of The Garden Station Alice Springs. 
📷 supplied by proud Grandfather Andy Hayes 
The Garden Station NT

Terry, Catherine & Hayley Piggott invite you to the 33rd Annual PIGGOTT BULL SALE to be held next week on Wednesday 8th September at the Springsure Showgrounds, Springsure. The PIGGOTT Sale is a single herd sale selling the season’s complete draft of registered and herd bulls from the Aldinga and Taranguay Studs. 66 Bulls on offer, commencing 12noon. BBQ lunch will be available.
Bulls are available for inspection from 3pm Tuesday 7th at the Springsure Showgrounds or prior to the 5th September at Aldinga Park, Rolleston. Telephone (07) 49844568.

Please find attached an Interim Supplementary Sheet – final weights and weight gain will be available on Sale day.

Photos, videos and all sale details are available on the website: www.aldingadroughtmasters.com

Selling Agents:
Elders - Anthony Ball 0428 275 499 | Randall Spann 0429 700 332 | Don Tucker 0428 841 666 | Rod Carpenter 0428 736 593
Noffkes' Rural - John Noffke 0409 054 097
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Thanks in lock down But maybe next year Hope you have a ripper of a sale cheers

The Droughtmaster National Bull Sale, Australia's largest Droughtmaster multi-vendor sale will be held at CQLX, 14-15 September. With 491 bulls from 89 studs there will be two jam-packed days of leading genetics for all markets. Head to the website to review the 2021 line up, and take a look at the 2020 post sale report to help you find what you're chasing for your budget.

Livestream and online bidding available at www.stocklive.com.au

Inspection of bulls available from Sunday 12th September at the Selling Complex.

For more information 👉
www.droughtmaster.com.au/sales-events-activities/national-bull-sale/

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The Droughtmaster National Bull Sale, Australias largest Droughtmaster multi-vendor sale will be held at CQLX, 14-15 September.  With 491 bulls from 89 studs there will be two jam-packed days of leading genetics for all markets.  Head to the website to review the 2021 line up, and take a look at the 2020 post sale report to help you find what youre chasing for your budget. 

Livestream and online bidding available at www.stocklive.com.au

Inspection of bulls available from Sunday 12th September at the Selling Complex.  

For more information 👉
https://www.droughtmaster.com.au/sales-events-activities/national-bull-sale/

Grant Daniel & Long Nutrien Ag Solutions Rockhampton Elders Stud Stock

Ariat Australia Practical Systems Newstead Brewing Co. Morgans Financial Limited

The Annual Bunya Bull Sale will take place this coming Saturday, 4th September, at the Coolabunia Sale Complex.
Bulls are available for inspection from 3pm Friday at the Selling Complex. For more information head to the website www.bunyasales.com.au.
Online bidding and live simulcast available at Elite Livestock Auctions
For a preview on the sale listen to Sale Chair Graham Brown's interview with Ben Dobbin, Rural Queensland Today. media.whooshkaa.com/show/976/episode/894738.mp3?source=webplayer-download
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The Annual Bunya Bull Sale will take place this coming Saturday, 4th September, at the Coolabunia Sale Complex.  
Bulls are available for inspection from 3pm Friday at the Selling Complex.  For more information head to the website www.bunyasales.com.au.
Online bidding and live simulcast available at Elite Livestock Auctions 
For a preview on the sale listen to Sale Chair Graham Browns interview with Ben Dobbin, Rural Queensland Today.  https://media.whooshkaa.com/show/976/episode/894738.mp3?source=webplayer-download
Bunya Bull Sale

Congratulations to siblings #ariatproteam rider Campbell Hodson and Ash Bush taking out All Round Cowboy and Cowgirl at this year's Mt Isa Rodeo. Ariat Australia are long term supporters of rodeo in Australia and we are proud of our association with them as corporate partners of Droughtmaster Australia. ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to siblings #ariatproteam rider Campbell Hodson and Ash Bush taking out All Round Cowboy and Cowgirl at this years Mt Isa Rodeo.   Ariat Australia are long term supporters of rodeo in Australia and we are proud of our association with them as corporate partners of Droughtmaster Australia.

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21 years since Randall called his First Mt. Isa and still wears his Ariat shirts and boots with pride. 21 years of announcing.!!!!!

Congratulations to you both.

Congratulations to you both.

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The Hawkins family of HC Pastoral Company (Malakoff Downs, Hughenden and Herbertvale Station, Camooweal), have been breeding Droughtmasters for 40+ years, producing cattle for every possible market specification. Their cattle continuously hit the high end and have many times received record prices within those markets, with all classes of females and steers. These results, according to renowned beef producer Charlie Hawkins, are achieved because of their purebred Droughtmaster herd. "We also have great success with cross-bred progeny using Droughtmaster bulls - however I still believe you can't put a price on a straight bred herd". And what of the future of Droughtmaster? "The ability to meet multi-market demands and the consistent performance of Droughtmaster will ensure a long-term future for the breed" he says.
Read more about the cattle bred in Australia, by Australian cattlemen, for the Australian environment www.droughtmaster.com.au
Herbertvale Station
📷 Shelly Hawkins, Hebertvale Station, Camooweal
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The Hawkins family of HC Pastoral Company (Malakoff Downs, Hughenden and Herbertvale Station, Camooweal), have been breeding Droughtmasters for 40+ years, producing cattle for every possible market specification.  Their cattle continuously hit the high end and have many times received record prices within those markets, with all classes of females and steers.  These results, according to renowned beef producer Charlie Hawkins, are achieved because of their purebred Droughtmaster herd. We also have great success with cross-bred progeny using Droughtmaster bulls - however I still believe you cant put a price on a straight bred herd.  And what of the future of Droughtmaster? The ability to meet multi-market demands and the consistent performance of Droughtmaster will ensure a long-term future for the breed he says. 
Read more about the cattle bred in Australia, by Australian cattlemen, for the Australian environment www.droughtmaster.com.au
Herbertvale Station
📷 Shelly Hawkins, Hebertvale Station, Camooweal 
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Just visited clint and shelly. Best cattle we saw from emerald to the NT and back.

That’s a great photo, “a wide brown land for me”

What is the meat like on Droughtmasters , obviously it varies with conditions, is it tender, is it a good flavour, What is the preffered age of a steer for consumption?

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