Sale Date: 25th October 2017
No. Offered: 27 females and 1 bull
No. Sold: 25/27 sold
Average Price: $1630.80
Top Price: $2650.00
Name of Top Price Animal: Hunter Lakes Irish Rose J14 (AI) (P) with heifer calf at foot.
Sire of Top Price Animal: Hunter Lakes Gambler G119 (AI) (ET) (P)
Purchaser of Top Price Animal: Mr Arthur Hawkins, from Paddington Green, Pheonix Park, NSW via Hinton
The Sale was conducted by Bowe & Lidbury P/L.
The auctioneer was Rodney McDonald.
This year’s sale didn’t reach the top prices of last year’s sale due to the drier conditions leading up to sale day, which meant there were fewer purchasers as many people couldn’t afford to take on any more cattle in this dry time.
Cattle were also judged in their 3 respective age classes, the judge for the day was Mr. Stewart Moore, Mernot Hereford Stud, Gloucester.
Senior Champion Female: Lot 1 – Mondeo Lass E15 (P) with bull calf at foot. Price- $2500.00
Intermediate Champion Female: Lot 15 – Hunter Lakes Shamrock L136 (AI) (ET) (P). Price- $2500.00
Junior Champion Female: Lot 25 – Hunter Lakes Virtue M43 (P). Price- $1750.00