Chandlers show champion fleece after fencing, Bredhauer family beaten by predators

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated May 10 2022 - 12:07pm, first published May 9 2022 - 2:00am
Barcoo Pastoral Society wool steward Alister Macdonald and Ben Chandler, Gerogery, Barcaldine admiring the grand champion fleece of the show at Blackall. Pictures: Sally Gall

A Barcaldine family that had lambing percentages as low as 2 per cent six years ago has taken out the ribbon for grand champion fleece of the show at Blackall.

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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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