In a unique show of breed unity, the Red Angus Society of Australia will align with the Simmental Society of Australia for the Ausmectin National Show and Sale being held on June 20 – 21 at the Dubbo Showground.
The popular CH Colt Starting Challenge which demonstrates horse whispering at its best will again be held over two days during the Ag-Grow Emerald Field Days.
Mick and Amanda Gittens have been successfully running a predominantly Brahman and Simmental commercial breeding program at the 14,800 acre Poinsetta five kilometres north of Rubyvale for 12 years.
The Toogoolawah feature show held on June 10, proved a great success for the Simmental breed with bull KBV Legacy (P) and female Elite Black Opal L107 named the interbreed champions from 320 exhibits.
The 2017 Ag-Grow Emerald Field Days continues to expand in popularity with exhibitor numbers already exceeding the final total from the 2016 event.
The Black Toyota display proved to be a winner with visitors to the CRT FarmFest Field Days held in Kingsthorpe this week, of particular interest was the HiLux Tonka Concept vehicle which stirred many childhood sandpit memories among those who inspected it.
A top field of horses and a large crowd of snappily dressed punters are expected for the popular Alpha Race Day, being held on Saturday, June 24.
Rockhampton City Moto Dealer Principal Colin Lawson and his team will be be placing a spotlight on quad bike safety awareness at their display during the Rockhampton Show being held from June 14 to 16.
From 1 July, 2017 some of the most significant changes to superannuation for many years will come into effect.
THE 2017 Rockhampton Agricultural Show will be held on June 14, 15 and 16, with the show public holiday confirmed for the Thursday, June 15.