The Colac Classic All Breeds Dairy Sale saw Illawarras top the breed sale average. The top priced Illawarra was the second top price of the sale on account of K & C Gass with Kearla Empire Milly 2nd ET selling to Justin & Brooke Evans of Three Creeks stud, Wangaratta for $6300.
Tony & Elle Hayes' Llandovery JR Joan 984 ET sold to Peter and Mandy Simpson, Marungi, Victoria for $3200 with Peter and Mandy also purchasing Michael Tuhan's Riversleigh Alston Majeda for $2400.
The overall average price for the sale was $3325 with the top priced animal being a Jersey selling for $9100.
The sale followed judging at Colac Show with Neville Mueller of South Australia adjudicating.
Champion cow & Best Udder was Glenbrae Red Empress exhibited by J & G Carson with Reserve going to Hazelmont Pauli Soundstorm (J Breen).
R & A Heath's Amor Viscount Cocktail 1 was named Intermediate Champion with Tony Hayes' Llandovery JR Joan 984 named Reserve.
Riversleigh Alston Majeda (Michael Tuhan) took the junior championship with Dustydowns Tulip (Vicky Winter) Reserve Champion Junior.
Heifer, born 2013
1st: J McKenna & R Barling – Rollosgold Plum
Heifer born between 1/7/12 and 31/12/12
1st: Vicky Winter – Dustydowns Tulip
Heifer, born 1/1/12-30/6/12
1st: M Tuhan – Riversleigh-Alston Majeda
2nd: Vicky Winter – Dustydowns Lotus
3rd: Cassidy Plier – Lollie
JUNIOR CHAMPION HEIFER: M Tuhan – Riversleigh-Alston Majeda
RESERVE JUNIOR CHAMPION HEIFER: Vicky Winter – Dustydowns Tulip
Heifer, in milk born between 1/7/11 and 31/12/11
1st: T Hayes – Llandovery JR Joan 984
Heifer, in milk 2-2½, born between 1/1/11 and 30/6/11
1st: R&A Heath – Amor Viscount Cocktail 1
2nd: R&A Heath – Amor Viscount Cocktail 2
3rd: J McKenna & R Barling – Rollosgold Shanea
Cow, in milk, 3 years born in 2010
1st: R&A Heath – Amor Viscount Junette
INTERMEDIATE CHAMPION HEIFER: R&A Heath – Amor Viscount Cocktail 1
RESERVE INTERMEDIATE CHAMPION HEIFER: T Hayes – Llandovery JR Joan 984
Cow, in milk, 4 years born in 2009
1st: J Breen – Hazelmont Empire Spirit
Cow, in milk, 5 years born in 2008
1st: J&G Carson – Glenbrae Red Empress
Cow, in milk, 6 years and over
1st: J Breen – Hazelmont Pauli Soundstorm
2nd: J Breen – Tralee Empire Ina
CHAMPION COW: J&G Carson – Glenbrae Red Empress
RESERVE CHAMPION COW: J Breen – Hazelmont Pauli Soundstorm
BEST VESSELLED COW OR HEIFER: J&G Carson – Glenbrae Red Empress
Group of Three
1st: R&A Heath
2nd: Vicki Winter
3rd: Josh McKenna
Pair of Females, cow and daughter or two daughters on one cow
1st: R&A Heath
2nd: Josh McKenna
MOST SUCCESSFUL EXHIBITOR: R&A Heath