There were 874 head yarded at Toowoomba on Monday, where rates reduced for export cattle.
Jake Henshaw and Anthony O'Dwyer will represent Queensland in the national final of the ALPA Young Auctioneers Competition at the Sydney Royal Easter Show on Friday.
Quality lines of steers eclipsed 350c/kg multiple times and peaked at 353c/kg for medium weight Angus steers.
Rates for cows, feeder cattle and quality weaners were all stronger at Laidley sale, while plainer cattle remained firm.
The special agricultural safeguard measure in the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement will continue at least until 2031.