Day Three - Saturday January 29, 2022

305 Absolute (Angus)
309 Balgowan Gold (Gelbvieh)
311 Blackjack (Angus)
312 Bowman Performance Genetics (Angus)
318 Doben Park (Shorthorn)
341 Milky Way (Speckle Park)
343 Merlewood (Angus)
348 Mt Ararat (Simmental)
363 Tarwin (Hereford)
365 South Kolora (Hereford)
377 Raedean Reds (Red Angus)
380 Wattlewood (Angus)

305 Absolute Angus

Anthony Pisa 0447 000 758 E:   W:

Location: 292 Trafalgar South Road, Trafalgar 3824

Information: We welcome all visitors to the family's West Gippsland Angus stud. On display are stud bulls on offer at the stud's inaugural Autumn 2021 Bull Sale along with exceptional stud sires who rank in the top 1% of the breed for milking ability and rib & rump fat; Landfall Prominent P317, Te Mania Prime P586, Landfall Leonardo P145 & the $75,000 Landfall New Ground N90. We are excited about the value these bulls' elite Angus heritage will bring to our own specialised breeding program. A range of stud females, both top performing cows & heifers from a cross section of Angus bloodlines will also be showcased. Genetics play a big part of our breeding program & we use a blended program of world class AI & leading Australian stud sires. We focus on fertility as evidenced by the stud's record of achieving 80-90% conception in the first round & aim to provide top performing, well-bred functional cattle with natural doing ability & high fertility rates. All cattle bred on-property are suited to thrive in a variety of climatic conditions & deliver excellent returns for commercial clients. We look forward to seeing you at our 2nd Annual Beef Week Open Day. Enquiries welcome.

309 Balgowan Gold Gelbvieh

Shirley Trenery 0407 303 100 E:  

Location: 2303 Main Neerim Road, Neerim South. 3k North of Neerim South township.

Information: BALGOWAN GOLD GELBVIEH STUD DISPERSAL (property leased). Established in 1990 using Embryo Transfer & A.I. The cattle have won major awards at Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and Canberra Royal Shows.This is an excellent opportunity to purchase a small established elite herd (predominantly polled) grass fed, high yielding cattle with quiet temperament, milking ability and calving ease. We look forward to presenting our cattle to you.

311 Blackjack Angus

Stewart & Jayne Cluning 0428 535 985 E:  

Location: Blackjack Angus is located at 4244 Old Sale Road, Westbury. Turn off the Princes Highway at Moe, following the Wahalla Road (C466 signage) before turning left 1km north of the town area into Old Sale Road. Blackjack Angus is located 2km on the left.

Information: Blackjack Angus is a small Angus stud operation debuting for Beef Week in 2022. The vision of Blackjack Angus is to produce reliable, fertile, modern cattle for Gippsland''s discerning beef producers. The Blackjack Angus female line are founded on proven donors from Anvil & Ardrossan Angus bloodlines together with quality Wilcoola and Malvern Pride cows. DNA Parent Verification is a cornerstone of Blackjack''s operation to ensure buyers are receiving the pedigrees and genomics they are paying for. Astute phenotypical selection of both walking and AI sires over the past three years has seen our current crop of young bulls displaying great shape, docility and production traits. Welcoming future clients to view our Angus bulls and heifers for sale in 2022.

312 Bowman Performance Genetics Angus

Glenn Bowman 0437 172 748 E:   W:

Location: 'Crystal Brook', 100 Sawyer Road, Neerim South, 3831, Vic.

Information: At Bowman Peformance Genetics - Angus, our foundation herd has been locally sourced from the Australian record breaking Millah Murrah stud in Bathurst and extended with world class genetic material sourced globally from USA, New Zealand and Australia. Focusing on both EBV's and phenotypical traits, our core objective is keeping the end user in mind with an MSA targeted approach. Grass fed only, we promote longevity in our bulls and strive for soundensss, to produce fit, high-performance cattle. The aim is for each bull to have 'doing ability', docility, high growth, calving ease and be structurally sound. Come and inspect our 2022 Angus Autumn Sale Bulls with refreshments in the garden.

318 Doben Park Shorthorn

Doug Benson 0407 343 966 E:  

Location: 1387 Old Sale Rd. Buln Buln. Exit M1 at Nilma head north approx. 9kms turn right at Old Sale Rd about 750 metres on the left is 1387 Old Sale Rd.

Information: Doben Park was established in 1977 and currently runs 60 stud cows and heifers and 25 commercial and Shorthorn Cross cows and heifers. Our breeding focus is on calving ease, with strong birth weights to 400-day growth from well structured, functional cattle.

341 Milky Way Speckle Park

Carol Timothy 0407 896 141 E:   W: http://

Location: 605 Korumburra Warragul Rd, Korumburra 3950. We are located 5 mins from Korumburra township, about 3 kms past the Golf Course heading towards Warragul. The stud entrance & sign are opposite white painted fencing, (over the road).

Information: Our stud was established in 2012, started from 11 ET calves of Canadian genetics and comprised 7 heifers & 4 bulls. Those strong pedigrees formed the foundation of our female lines. Our breeding objectives are producing moderate framed, feed efficient, resilient cattle who perform well off grass. Emphasis is also placed on structural soundness, calving ease, fertility and docility. Our end goal is in offering stud animals that will balance plus enhance commercial breeding programs to produce fast growing calves with improved carcass quality and meat tenderness.

343 Merlewood Angus

Anne Marie Barrow 0425 862 941 E:  

Location: 880 Berrys Creek Road on the southern side of Mirboo North. From Strzelecki Highway turn at Bowls Club into Berrys Creek Road. We are 1.2km from the Bowls Club on your left hand side.

Information: Breeding moderate framed Angus Australia registered black angus stud cattle with emphasis on fertility, temperament, calving ease, high growth rates and structure – balance is the key to our success here at Merlewood Angus. Using leading industry sires in our AI & ET spring joining programs, allows us to consistently deliver varied genetics to suit you, our valued client''s, diverse needs and gains. Employing industry best practice for grazing, stock handling and animal health care ensures not only that our bulls genetic potential is fully expressed, but that our bulls will fit effortlessly and easily into best practice farm management systems. For temperament and performance be sure to make Merlewood Angus your ultimate choice when purchasing your next stud sire. Take advantage of this relaxed open day to inspect our upcoming 2022 autumn sale bulls at your leisure.

348 Mt Ararat Simmental

John Leek 0409 537 445 E:  

Location: 126 Mt Ararat North Road Nar Nar Goon Victoria 3812.

Information: Mt Ararat Simmentals, now in it's 10th year of Beef Week, will again be offering a selection of quality Bulls and Females. We have topped the Simmental National Sale on a regular basis, top price of $40,000 with an average of $9,000 -$10,000 over the last few years. We have continued to improve the quality of our Simmentals. This years Bull Lineup includes some magnificent animals varying in age, by Mt Ararat Pioneer(P), Mt Ararat Kilimanjaro(P) and Woonallee Nightcap(PP) our Homozygous Polled Bull, along with our lovely females. We also offer tailor made semen and embryo packages. Light refreshments will be available with under cover seating. All cattle will be yarded within meters of each other for ease of viewing.

363 Tarwin Hereford

David Meikle 0429 800 756 E:  

Location: 105 Parrys Road, Meeniyan. 3km east of Meeniyan on the Meeniyan - Dumbalk Rd, or 4k west of Dumbalk.

Information: Founded in 1950, this 100 plus cow herd has been managed by three generations of the Meikle family. These cattle have been bred to produce sound, marketable breeding stock for commercial herds. This is a Breedplan performance recorded herd and member of Gippsland Performance Herefords with scanning information on the 2022 sale bulls. This year on display will be included the first calves from Tarcombe Homeland P177. Also on display will be some the cow and calf herd, unjoined heifers, plus sale bulls and heifers for 2022. Sires in use include Ravensdale King Pin (AI), Tarwin Perth, Wirruna Lamont, Wirruna Nolan and Tarcombe Homeland. All sale bulls will have been DNA tested, vaccinated against Pestivirus, Leptospirosis, Vibriosis and with 7 in1.

365 South Kolora Hereford

John Langley 0418 528 632 E:  

Location: "South Kolora" 1100 Inverloch-Korumburra Road, Inverloch.

Information: New??? notes to come?

377 Raedean Reds Red Angus

Annette Walker 0407 347 488 E:  

Location: 61 Grays Rd, Buln Buln. Raedean is approx 9 klm north of Warragul. Grays Road is a no through road and you enter via the northern end of Christies Rd off Old Sale Road.

Information: Raedean was established in 1988 and is now located at Buln Buln. Our focus is on economic traits and producing sound, functional high performing cattle. We cull heavily for undesirable traits and a docile temperament is extremely important to us. Our 2021 drop of calves are exciting by Red U2 Reckoning 149A (semen we purchased while in Canada & the first calves in Australia), Red Northline Revival 122C, Raedean Viceroy F6, Raedean Limited Edition L24 and Goondoola Maverick M20. Spring calving females will be on display along with our new sire Tronar Kemble. We will have bulls and females for sale. We look forward to welcoming you to our property.

380 Wattlewood Angus

Fiona Glover 0416 216 951 E:   W:

Location: 75 Heads Road, Lang Lang. Victoria. 3984

Information: After the success of last year''s re-entry into Beef Week, Wattlewood is taking it a step further and having our Inaugural On Farm Bull and Production Sale on Wednesday 16th March, 2022. Come and preview the bulls and females that will be available in this sale as well as the foundation females of our herd. Progeny of Beast Mode, Emperor, Capitalist, and renowned low birth weight bulls- Krakatoa and Complement will be on display. All bulls will be sire verified and are vaccinated 7in1 & Pestiegard as well as PI & semen tested. Wattlewood prides itself on quiet, sound and functionable animals and enjoys happy return buyers. Come and see how Wattlewood can work for you and your breeding enterprise.