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Marlegoo tops at the 40th Anniversary National Charbray Sale

Top Price, Marlegoo Leo (P) sold for $24 000
Top Price, Marlegoo Leo (P) sold for $24 000, pictured with Vendor Cherie Gooding, buyers
George & Cathy Hoare Braylyn Charbrays, Blackwater and SBB agent Neville Messer.

Bulls Top $24 000
Bulls Average $6320
Females Top $8000
Females Average $5750

Partial Extract QCL 26.09.17
By Julie Sheehan

The impending heat wave started warming up Central Queensland along with the 40th Anniversary National Charbray Sale at CQLX recently.

Top price of the day came from the Gooding family's, Marlegoo Stud, Biloela when Marlegoo Leo, the poll sire by Huntington Hanabull found his new home at fellow sale vendors property George & Cathy Hoare's Braylyn Charbrays, Rockview, Bluff for the $24 000 top. Leo, the honey coloured 25 month old poll bull weighted in at 938kg and was a long awaited addition to the Hoare family's stud as they had been trying to source a poll bull but one that fitted their other list of criteria to suit their current breeding program.

The Gooding family had a very strong average of $8 500 for their eight bulls offered on the day. Also taking out the accolade for the Best Pen Of Bulls presented by Judge Andrew McTaggart at the commencement of the auction. Mr McTaggart commented on what an impressive line-up of bulls the Gooding family had on offer.

The Hoare family also had a successful day as vendors when they sold the second top price bull, Braylyn Maverick to the Welsh family, Huntington Charbrays, Taroom for $18 000.
Third top price of $15 000 was reached twice , firstly by the Zeimer family's poll sire Cedar Park Chavez who found a new home with the Bredhauer family, Lambert Pastoral, Acton Charbrays, Charleville.
Next to hit the $15 000 mark was the Marshall family's Greenfields Louie who went to repeat buyers the Ziesemer family, Beaumont Grazing, Taroom.
Volume buyer of the day was the Pickersgille Group, Washpool, Comet represented by Morty Wilson, Savage Barker Backhouse who put together a line of 14 bulls.
The Bush family, Northern Charbrays offered 2 females at the sale to a top of $8000 for Northern Jewel (P). Jewel was purchased by the Gooding Family, Marlegoo Charbrays, Biloela.

The evening before saw seven outstanding heifers offered in the Elite Heifer sale held at the Great Western Hotel, Rockhampton where a 100 per cent clearance was achieved. Top price heifer was sold by the Welsh family, Huntington Charbrays Taroom and was purchased for $5500 by Viv Hunt , Dellyvon Charbrays, Calliope. The Welsh family also achieved second top of $5000.


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Phone 1300 Charbray (242 727) for a contact list of dedicated REGISTERED Charbray Breeders

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