Ernie and Margaret Mollenhagen at CQLX for Brahman Week. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin
Ernie and Margaret Mollenhagen at CQLX for Brahman Week. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin Allan Reinikka

$64,000 is top bid at annual Rockhampton Brahman bull sale

A TOP price of $64,000 was achieved at the first day of the annual Rockhampton Brahman Week Sale at the Central Queensland Livestock Exchange in Gracemere on Monday.

The 978kg 31-month-old bull was offered by Margaret and Ernie Mollenhagen, Ferry Dale, Mount Perry.

He was selected by Ian and Laura Hoare, Elsey Station, Katherine, NT.

There were about 750 head on offer at the bull sale, which is the biggest in the country.

The sale wrapped up on Wednesday.



Damaged Rocky bridges to undergo repairs next week

Damaged Rocky bridges to undergo repairs next week

Detours in place and emergency vehicle access will be maintained

LET IT FALL: Rain to stick around CQ until next week

LET IT FALL: Rain to stick around CQ until next week

Almost 40mm has been recorded at the Rocky Airport since Wednesday

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FLOOD WARNING: BoM releases flood warning for Upper Dawson

Minor flood levels are rising with moderate flood levels likely

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