Yearly Archive: 2019

Passing of Sue Ray

July 5, 2019

It is with great sadness that I notify the members of the Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society of Sue’s passing last week in Tumbarumba. Sue’s graveside funeral will be held next Tuesday 9th July, at 2pm at Tumbarumba Lawn Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Tumbarumba. I have been in touch with Lew Smith (being a close friend)...

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Matthew George Young Stockman Award – 10 year Anniversary

July 4, 2019

2019 Applications Now Open Matthew George was a promising young farmer with a keen interest in the cattle breeding industry. Following Matthew’s death in a tragic car accident, the Angus cattle community of Australia rallied together, along with local business from Beaufort and Ballarat area, to form The Matthew George Young Stockman Award in his...

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Office closed Monday 10th June

June 7, 2019

Dear Members, Please note the MGBCS office will be closed Monday 10th June for the Queens Birthday public holiday. We will re-open 9am Tuesday 11th June.    

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Murray Grey enthusiast wins trip of a lifetime

May 10, 2019

BY CLAIRE HARRIS COURTESY STOCK JOURNAL Travelling to the Murray Grey National Youth Stock Show in Wodonga, Vic, in late April proved worthwhile for Clare’s Hannah Sanders, who has won a trip to the United States as part of being named senior ambassador of the show. Ms Sanders, who is a fourth-year Veterinary Medicine student...

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Murray Grey National supreme title to Arki Kate

May 1, 2019

By Stephen Burns Courtesy The Land An eight-year-old cow with heifer calf was judged supreme exhibit at the Achmea 53rd Murray Grey National Show and Sale at Wodonga by Andrew Green, Euroa, Victoria and his associate Caitlin Porter, Merriwa. Speaking at the conclusion of the show, Mr Green said the quality on parade was really...

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RESULTS – ACHMEA National Sale

April 29, 2019

Females Lot 1 – ARKI Kate G23 – P/I Lot 2 – Eylwarra Sands Roxanne G24 – $3,000 Lot 3 – ARKI Yasmine H13 – P/I Lot 4 – Eylwarra Sands Violetta H15 – $5,000 Lot 5 – Eylwarra Sands April J10 – $3,000 Lot 6 – Waroona Taree J15 – $3,000 Lot 7 –...

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RESULTS – ACHMEA National Show

April 29, 2019

Class 1 – Unled Female born between April 2017 and December 2017 1st –  Lot 13 – Ganado Noelle 2nd – Lot 9 – Cratloe Gaye N27 Class 2 – Unled Female born between March 2011 and March 2015 1st –  Lot 6 – Waroona Taree J15 2nd – Lot 5 Eylqwarra Sands April J10...

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Great memories and wonderful friendships from Murray Greys

April 26, 2019

By Linda Mantova You would have to travel a long way to find more passionate Murray Grey fans than Anne and Ian Burnside. As stalwarts of the Murray Grey breed for the past 42 years, their involvement has provided Anne and Ian with great memories and wonderful friendships. The Burnsides operate Cratloe Murray Greys at...

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Results – Toowoomba Royal Show

April 4, 2019

Class 4392 Bull 12 months and under 15 months 1st Aztec Downs Milo – K Pedler Calf Champion Murray Grey Bull Aztec Downs Milo – K Pedler Class 4395 Bull 21 months and under 24 months 1st Red Gum Night Cap – J & V O’Shea Senior Champion Murray Grey Bull Red Gum Night Cap...

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Mungatta tops Midlands Cattle Breeders’ Association sale at $11,500

March 13, 2019

By Jodie Rintoul & Kane Chatfield Courtesy Farm Weekly PRICES topped at $11,500 for a Mungatta Murray Grey bull at the 31st annual Midlands Cattle Breeders’ Association Gingin Bull Sale. A big crowd of buyers and onlookers again turned out to the purpose built yards at the Gingin Recreation Centre to welcome original and new...

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