Lucy Prentice was the junior winner of the RNA young judges stud cattle competition.
Mackenzie Leeson will need to bone up on cold-climate cattle after winning the QCAS stud beef young judges competition at the Royal Queensland Show.
Robert Murphy's day job might be spent preparing to put out fires but the 28-year-old also hopes to stoke plenty of fire in the bellies of young Santa Gertrudis breeders.
EMERALD breeders Lincoln and Lisa Job, Marellan Shorthorns, have a major win in the annual Ekka competition.
A 23-month-old bull has claimed glory at the Royal Queensland Show as the Charolais grand champion bull.
Having handfed his cattle for months and sold down numbers, a two-out-of-two result at the Ekka has eased some of the pain of drought for Pittsworth's Jamie Hollis and partner Mikayla Passmore.
The competition field may have been narrow but Tony and Anna Lomax were pleased to be awarded the grand champion Bazadaise exhibit.