Blackall country sets new auction record

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated August 7 2018 - 9:30am, first published August 3 2018 - 3:15am
A portion of the audience at the Wheelhouse family auction at the Blackall Cultural Centre.

Fairlea, one of two portions of the Wheelhouse family’s well-regarded Blackall aggregation of Selvister, Linden and Fairlea, was sold for $888/ha ($359/acre) at auction on Friday morning.


Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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