Eversleigh & Wallace Vale Droughtmasters News

CATTLE YOU CAN DEPEND UPON

We definitely know we can depend on our cattle. This Droughtmaster Australia ad appeared at the beginning of 2014 not long after the young commercial heifer had delivered her first calf. The 2013 wet season had eluded western Qld and little did producers know it was going to remain elusive … Read more

DROUGHTMASTER NATIONAL FEMALE SALE

This time last year (when it was considerably greener) we bought Nindethana Hallee from the Droughtmaster National Female Sale.  As we were unable to attend the sale in person, we bid on her over the phone while in the middle of mustering cattle.  It had to be carefully timed so … Read more

2019 DROUGHTMASTER NATIONAL FEMALE SALE

Saturday 9 March at Gympie We are proud to be first-time vendors at the Droughtmaster National Female Sale on Saturday 9 March at Gympie. We are presenting two unjoined heifers – Lot 59 Eversleigh Lara and Lot 60 Eversleigh Limelight.

BEYOND ALL EXPECTATIONS!

The QCWA Public Rural Crisis Fund received a huge boost on Tuesday 12 February when we donated the proceeds of two cows sold at the weekly Roma Sale. They made a massive $3000 each. Unbelievable! Our sincere thanks go to Anne Webber from “Neenah Park” at Longreach who bought the … Read more

Droughtmaster Digest – February edition

This year, we are selling two registered unjoined heifers at the Droughtmaster National Female Sale. Eversleigh Lara enters the ring as Lot 59 along with Lot 60 Eversleigh Limelight. The sale will be held at Gympie on Saturday 9 March. Follow us on our website or on Facebook to see … Read more

2018 ROMA DROUGHTMASTER BULL SALE – 19 OCTOBER

The 2018 Roma Droughtmaster Bull Sale (formerly the Roma Tropical Sale) will be held at the Roma Saleyards on Friday 19 October.  On offer will be 165 registered and herd bulls. Eversleigh & Wallace Vale Droughtmasters will present 11 bulls – 4 Wallace Vale bulls Lots 86-89 and 8 Eversleigh … Read more

ALMA TAWNY SEMEN FOR SALE

Alma Tawny was purchased at the Alma Dispersal Sale in November 2016. He was the top-priced bull selling for $32000. Tawny was joined to selected Wallace Vale stud cows in early 2017 and we are very pleased with his calves with the first calf dropping in mid-November. At the end … Read more

JUGGERNAUT TOPS 2017 ROMA TROPICAL SALE

There was cause for celebration when Eversleigh Juggernaut topped the  21st Annual Roma Tropical Sale held at the Roma Saleyards on Friday 20 October 2017.  Juggernaut was purchased by Michael & Tracy Flynn from Valera ValeDroughtmaster Stud based at Augathella. All bulls sold well with the Eversleigh draft of five … Read more

Preparing sale bulls – it’s a team effort

This Friday 20 October 2017 we will be presenting 10 registered bulls from our Eversleigh & Wallace Vale Droughtmasters Studs at the 21st Annual Roma Droughtmasters Tropical Sale.  Throughout the bulls’ preparation we have been very grateful for the advice and assistance we have received from a number of people … Read more

Ready for Roma Tropical Sale 2017

The annual Roma Droughtmaster Tropical Breeds Sale will be held on Friday 20 October.  This year we have catalogued 10 bulls – 5 from each stud. For full details and photos and information about each bull go to FOR SALE

When I grow up

“When I grow up I want to be just like my mum.” Commercial cow and heifer calf at “Pine Hills”.  

Heifer calf by Wallace Vale Bacardi

This heifer calf is by Wallace Vale Bacardi out of Eversleigh Catherine. Catherine’s dam was Amavale Bonnie – one of the first stud cows we bought from the Droughtmaster National Female Sale when we started the Eversleigh Stud in 2004.

New Property

Twelve months ago we bought a new property “Pine Hills” which is 40km north of Wallumbilla in the Maranoa Warrego region of Qld.   Buying the property has enabled us to spread our breeders out across the three properties.

Fantastic Female results

Just under 1300 head of commercial Droughtmaster females were yarded at the 10th Annual Diamantina Droughtmaster Bull & Female Sale in Winton on Friday 17 May.  Despite worsening drought conditions and a depressed cattle market all females sold well. Eversleigh Droughtmasters presented a draft of 327 heifers made up of … Read more