Day Two - Saturday, January 28
207 BJS Stud Cattle (Red Angus)
210 Billy Creek (Limousin)
211 Boote Hill (Red Angus)
215 Callista Park (Belgian Blue)
231 Glenroy (Murray Grey)
232 Hazel Dell (Simmental)
234 Ke Warra (Poll Hereford)
243 Merlewood (Angus)
248 Mt Ararat (Simmental)
255 Pakenham (Poll Hereford)
260 Salco Partners (Salers)
263 Tarwin (Poll Hereford)
265 South Kolora (Hereford/Poll Hereford)
266 Sheldon Park (Hereford)
272 Tandara (Limousin)
299 Yancowinna (Angus)
207 BJS Stud Cattle Red Angus
Ben Fraser 0402 860 822
Location: 84 Solomons Rd, Lillico. Turn right onto Bloomfield Rd/C462 4.8 km. Turn left onto Lillico Rd 3.6 km. Turn right onto Christies Rd. 1.5 km. Turn right onto Solomons R 750m to 84 Solomons Road.
Information: BJS Stud Cattle consists of 100 Red Angus comprising breeding females, replacement heifers and bulls. My stud has been running for 10 years and is really starting to make its mark on the industry with unique Canadian bloodlines. We have focussed on feet and leg structure and good maternal power in our females which is real being demonstrated in our herd. This year we will be welcoming Fish Creek Farms Speckle Parks to display on our farm for people to see a new up and coming breed.
210 Billy Creek Limousin
Mark Reynolds 0427 401 142
Location: 440 Hazelwood Estate Rd, Hazelwood
Information: Billy Creek Limousins was established in 2005 with the aim of producing docile, poll, apricot/red animals with good muscling and females with good maternal qualities. This year our new young herd sire, Garren Park Lieutenant, will be on display. Also available for inspection will be calves from our ET program including Meriden Poll Heavy Duty X Billy Creek First Lady and Cyan Po X White Lakes Wahine Magic. Working age bulls and heifers available for sale on our Beef Week day.
211 Boote Hill Red Angus
Bob Boote 0408 175 754
Location: 165 Ringin Rd, Drouin South. From Drouin turn into main South Rd for 4.5k. Turn Right into Ringing Rd, go along for 1.65k. Boote Hill is on left.
Information: We look forward to showcasing our Red Angus cattle to show their diverse suitability and capabilities for breeding and cross breeding. They have great temperament being very quiet and easy to handle combined with good maternal instincts and ease of calving. All cattle will be on show on the day and we endeavour to attend to all client and visitor enquiries. Bulls for sale on our Beef Week day and females for sale from our breeding herd from late May.
215 Callista Park Belgian Blue
Greg O'Brien 0428 331 204
Location: 149 Andersons Rd, Traflagar. Turn north from Princes Hwy at traffic lights in Trafalgar, next left into Seven Mile Rd, then 9k towards Willow Grove, left into Andersons Rd then 1.5k to property at end of road.
Information: Callista Park Belgian Blues are bred with the commercial producer in mind. We select bloodlines with a short gestation that produce low birth weight calves. In addition to our stud we have a vealer herd. Our vealers are carcase competition winners and market toppers. We also have a meat business, so we know our calves are very high yielding with exceptional eating quality. The emerging Asian market is paying a premium for our commercial Belgian Blues, making the breed more relevant than ever before. Working age bulls for sale on the day. Females and vealers on display.
231 Glenroy Murray Grey
Jess Murphy 0499 152 733
Location: 245 Labertouche Road, Labertouche
Information: Glenroy Murray Grey Stud was established 3 years ago, basing our genetics around the Ballam Park, Woodbourn and Cratloe Murray Grey Studs. We are proud to offer both bulls and females for sale this year. Glenroy Murray Greys is commercially focused, whilst maintaining docility, well-structured productive cattle with calving ease.
232 Hazel Dell Simmental
Scott Andersen 0409 785 846 / 0409 785 846
Location: 1100 Inverloch-Kongwak Road, Inverloch
Information: Hazel Dell Simmentals has been breeding and selling cattle for almost 30 years. We've sold bulls, semen, embryos and females throughout Australia and overseas. We have 30 traditional stud Simmental breeders and 60 black Simmental breeders plus a large commercial herd using our own Simmental bulls. On the day we'll have a selection of Simmental and black Simmental bulls and some select females. The Open Day is on the property of John Langley's South Kolora Herefords which is also managed by Scott Andersen. Our Black Simmentals bulls are proven to be easy calving, low birth weights and excellent for use over heifers.
234 Ke Warra Poll Hereford
Geoff Coghill 0419 332 407
Location: 1137 Moorooduc Highway, Moorooduc.. The property is bordered by Moorooduc Highway and Peninsula Link. Entry is directly opposite Craigie Road
Information: Jan and Geoff Coghill commence the Ke Warra Poll Hereford stud with foundation stock from Jan's family's Hilandale stud in 2003. Initially leading AI sires were used and in recent times Allendale Robin Hood and Days Brigadier were purchased together with the Hetherington Park Stud. Ke Warra has enjoyed success and local shows and entered RASV for the first time in 2016. The two bulls exhibited each won and Ke Warra Albatross was Grand Champion Hereford Bull; both bulls will be among the animals on display.
243 Merlewood Angus
Anne Marie Barrow 03 56682168 / 0425 862 941
Location: 880 Berrys Creek Road, on southern boundary of Mirboo North. From Strzelecki Hwy turn at Bowls Club into Berrys Creek Road. We are 1.2km from the Bowls Club on your left hand side.
Information: Breeding beautiful, black Angus cattle that are a pleasure to handle whilst maintaining the structural correctness and beef yield that the commercial farmer requires to turn a profit - that's Merlewood Angus. Excited and looking forward to our inaugural autumn bull sale on Friday 24 March 2017, our boys will be on show and strutting their stuff at the Stock and Land Open Day. So come along and meet Gippsland's next generation of top black Angus bulls. Selected females will join the day too. The Merlewood Angus Team (four legged and two) all look forward to meeting you.
248 Mt Ararat Simmental
John Leek 0409 537 445
Location: 126 Mt Ararat Nth Rd Nar Nar Goon 3812. North side of Princess Hwy
Information: Mt Ararat Simmentals is now in it's 3 year of Beef Week. We have gone from strength to strength with the quality of our Simmentals. This years bull line up is 8 of the most magnificent animals varying in ages from 14 months to 26 months. Woonallee Jetstream bulls are now available and Woonallee Tornado bulls are also for sale ect ect. This year we will also be offering some of our prized females for sale. Light lunch and refreshments will be available from 12pm with seating under our new marquee which will protect against all weather. Parking from the marquee to the cattle is all within a couple of hundred meters of one another. Hope to see you all
255 Pakenham Poll Hereford
Paul Weston 0417 279 039
Location: 340 Mont Albert Rd,Tynong
Information: Pakenham Poll Herefords is a small stud with 35 breeding females. We specialise in preparing bulls for show, stud and commercial work. We currently have yearlings through to mature working bulls for sale. We also have a limited number of heifers (poll and horned) and cow and calf packages.
260 Salco Partners Salers
Peter Rogers 03 99398168 / 0408 330198
Location: 4860 South Gippsland Hwy, Lang Lang. 3k W-SW of Lang Lang PO.
Information: Salco Partners have one of the largest pedigree Salers herds in Australia, with 120 registered breeding females. Our herd is based on top Australian, French and New Zealand bloodlines. This year we will have the majority of our animals on display, including a pen of 10 heifers for the RASV Heifer Challenge. We use Salers breedplan, with additional selection for temperament, polling, fertility, and maternal traits. Salers are renowned for exceptional ease of calving and maternal traits, resulting in strong demand for breeding females. Crossbred Salers X British breeds produces calves with high capacity for weight gain that are keenly sought by feedlotters.
263 Tarwin Poll Hereford
David Meikle 03 5664 7556 / 0429 800 756
Location: 105 Parrys Rd, Meeniyan. 3k east of Meeniyan on Meeniyan -Dumbalk Road, or 4k west of Dumbalk.
Information: Founded in 1950, this 100 cow herd has been managed by three generations of the Meikle family. These cattle have been bred to produce sound, marketable breeding stock for commercial herds. A Breedplan performance recorded herd with scanning information on the 2017 sale bulls and heifers. As regular competitors in the Farm World steer trials, the Tarwin steers routinely have weight gains in the top 25% and results include a win for 2010 in the heavy steer category. On display will be the cow and calf herd, unjoined heifers, plus sale bulls for 2017. Sires used include, Allendale Robin Hood D194, Wagga Hercules, Mount Difficult Kenneth K76, Kerlson Pines Dynamic, Days Director H202 and Days Brigadier G101 (AI) . All sale bulls will have been vaccinated against Pestivirus, Leptospirosis, and Vibriosis and with 7 in 1 vaccine.
265 South Kolora Hereford/Poll Hereford
Scott Andersen 0409 785846
Location: 1100 Inverloch-Korumburra Road (C441), Inverloch. 2 Km from Inverloch on the left side of road.
Information: South Kolora Herefords have been breeding quality Hereford cattle for more than 50 years, proudly supplying quality bulls to commercial and stud buyers. In recent years, Manager Scott Andersen has overseen a concentrated AI program using top Hereford sires from leading Australian cattle studs. We are now breeding more Polled cattle with an emphasis on eye pigmentation, good structure, sound feet and excellent growth rates. We will have a selection of bulls, heifers, cows and calves on display and look forward to welcoming you to our farm.
266 Sheldon Park Hereford
Bruce and HIlton Armstrong 03 56278464 / 0408 541028
Location: 210 McDonald Road, Labertouche. 10 km north of freeway from Sand Road intersection.
Information: Established over 35 years ago, Sheldon Park Herefords is a herd of 150 breeders focusing heavily on performance genetics. Our first open day we will have our leading sire Sheldon Park Hillston on display, his calves are showing exceptional thickness. Also on display will be sires Mawarra Challenger, Thornleigh President E305 and Bowmont Valiant G110. We will also have young bulls for sale. Cows and challenge heifers to inspect. Hope to see you on the day.
272 Tandara Limousin
Alison Crestani 0408 394299
Location: 83 Wilson Road, Neerim, 3831 Vic. From Neerim South take Main Neerim Road north for 7.5km, left into Old Neerim Road, left into Wilson Road, 500m to property on left.
Information: Commenced in 2002, Tandara Limousin has developed a herd of 50+ high performing females and uses top AI sires. Tandara supplies quality bulls and females to both stud and commercial breeders. Our emphasis is on producing structurally correct cattle with moderate birth-weights for ease of calving along with early maturity and good docility. This year's progeny are sired by Cyan Po, Bruangil Park Democrat, CF Jim Dandie, SVL Polled Exclusive, Progress Horsepower, Hagley Somerville & Tandara Advantage, a powerful Ionesco son. Tandara is a member of the Limousin Assurance Program, a Beef Only Herd, cattle are registered and carry a docility and fertility warranty. Steve & Alison welcome you and look forward to your visit.
299 Yancowinna Angus
Rob Ewing 0423 960 171
Location: 700 Inverloch - Cape Paterson Road, Cape Paterson. 1-k SW of Inverloch, 2k east of Cape Paterson
Information: We will be holding our annual autumn bull sale in March 2017 with all lots on display on our Beef Week day Saturday January 28. With a spring bull sale now on the calendar, most of our young bulls are now ideal for heifer joining, are docile, highly fertile and keen to work for you.