Membership Fees and Forms
The Society offers four different categories of membership, each having various degrees of involvement.
Stud Membership (click here to download application form)
Stud Membership is offered to those who wish to participate in stud breeding, involving pedigree recording. All registered females over 20 months of age as at 1st April of any year are charged a per head inventory fee. You will be eligible to sell stock at Society Sponsored Sales, have animals within your herd inspected and classified as D1s, be a member of Droughtmaster Group Breedplan, and vote at Society meetings.
Commercial Membership (click here to download application form)
Commercial Membership is available to those who do not wish to be concerned with paperwork but who wish to have their herd officially recognised as being Droughtmaster. Commercial membership will enable you to be on the Society database when orders for cattle come in, vote at Society meetings and be involved in the various events held throughout the year. Commercial members cannot sell stock at Society Sponsored Sales. Commercial Members can qualify for Accredited Commercial Herd status. Animals in Commercial Herds are not eligible to be registered.
Associate Membership (click here to download application form)
Associate Membership is available to those interested people who wish to maintain a contact with the Society and the Breed.
Junior Membership (click here to download application form)
Junior Membership is available to under 25 year olds who can own up to 50 registered females at any one time (includes registered calves), and can sell cattle at Society Sponsored Sales.
Accredited Commercial Herd
Accredited Commercial Herd status is available to any stud or commercial member and is a symbol of recognition granted by the Board of Directors to commercial Droughtmaster herds which have been breeding high quality purebred Droughtmasters for a number of years. Application can be made to the Society, please contact the Society for further details
All categories of membership will receive the Digest and all information regarding Shows and Sales and activities organised by the Society.