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Gracemere Exhibition Complex
Map of Gracemere Exhibition Complex
1 Saleyards Road
Gracemere
Queensland 4702 Australia

Gracemere Exhibition Complex
Gracemere, Rockhampton Area

Free Entry

07 4931 7300
0417 332 443
peter@gracemeresaleyards.com
www.gracemeresaleyards.com

Description

The Gracemere Saleyards, located eight kilometres west of Rockhampton, began operations in 1953.The saleyards hosts the world's largest stud sale (Brahman Week) and Australia's biggest horse sale (National Quarter Horse Sale). Extensive upgrading of facilities totalling AUD7.5 million began in 2003, ensuring that the saleyards remain one of Central Queensland's foremost attractions.

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Visitors can expect an inside view of livestock sales in the comfort of the upgraded selling ring, comfortably sitting up to 1,000 people. Stud sales are conducted primarily in the spring, September through to November, and many Australian and Australasian records are held both in relation to prices and the number of stock sold. The current highest price paid for a beast is AUD80,000 for a Brahman bull.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Cafe
    Cafe
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Picnic Area
    Picnic Area
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet
  • Viewing Platform
    Viewing Platform

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching

Open Times

Note: Open 0700 until 1600 weekdays.

Other Information

Children:
All children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Disabled:
The attraction contains a disabled lift.

General Comments

The complex has restricted areas where stock are being handled.

How To Get There

Six kilometres west of Rockhampton on the Capricorn Highway.


Free Entry


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