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Sydney Royal 2022 results

May 3, 2022

Congratulations to all Australian Lowline exhibitors at the recent Royal Sydney Easter Show. It was an impressive line up of cattle with six studs exhibiting 17 animals.  The breed classes were livestreamed by The Land and sponsored by the Australian Lowline Cattle Association so it could be viewed online. Grand Champion Female was won by...


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2022 Royal Canberra Show – Congratulations Jada!

February 28, 2022

Last weekend saw the judging of the Australian Lowline cattle. Congratulations to all exhibitors. A big congratulations to ALCA Junior member, Jada Buchan, Little Dreams Lowlines, who exhibited her young cow, Phoenix Quinn, who was sashed Senior Champion Cow and went on to win Supreme Exhibit for the breed. A great achievement for a young...


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Royal Canberra Show – Photos from the Archives

February 7, 2022

With the Royal Canberra Show coming up this month, it is good to look back at winners from the past. Some people will have these champion Australian Lowlines in the pedigrees of their animals. This is also a tribute to the ALCA members who bred these great animals. 1998 Athanlee Herman – Grand Champion Bull...


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Year Letter for 2022 is T

January 3, 2022

With the start of the New Year, the identification Year Letter for all calves born in 2022 also changes. This year all calves born in 2022 need the Year Letter ‘T’ in their animal identification to be registered with ALCA. eg. if your Stud Prefix is XYZ & the new calf is the 24th calf...


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Christmas Holiday Times for ALCA Office

January 3, 2022

The ALCA Office will be closed for Christmas the close of business on Friday 17th December & will reopen on Tuesday 4th January 2022. Your Executive Officer, Katrina McKemey will be available from 4th January 2021. The ALCA Registrar, Claudia Scott will be available until 20th December and will return on Tuesday 11th January 2022....


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Cancellation of Royal Shows 2021

August 12, 2021

Unfortunately, due to the prevalence Covid-19 in the eastern states of Australia, the EKKA in Queensland, Royal Adelaide Show in South Australia & Royal Melbourne Show in Victoria have been canceled. Many of the local shows have also fallen victim to cancellations too. The Feature Show for Australian Lowlines at the Royal Melbourne Show will...


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Zoom meetings for Promotion Groups

July 1, 2021

ALCA is recommending that PG’s try Zoom meetings for their AGM’s this year. It is a Covid safe way to meet and network with each other and may allow more members to attend than a face to face meeting. It is quite easy to set up. Only the organiser needs to download the app and...


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Australian Lowlines are the Feature Breed at Royal Melbourne Show 2021

June 9, 2021

Entries for the 2021 Royal Melbourne Australian Lowline Feature Show are now open! Please visit the RASV website for the schedule and information on how to enter. It has been 21 years since Australian Lowlines were Feature Breed (at Royal Melbourne) with this year also marking 25 years of the breed being exhibited at Royal...


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Australian Lowlines stand the test of time in New Zealand

May 19, 2021

Imported into New Zealand from Australia in the late 1990s this compact framed breed of beef cattle is gaining recognition as the true beef producer it really is! The breed is proving to be an ideal solution for calving issues experienced in the dairy sector with NZ dairy farmers opting to use a Lowline bull...


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2021 Sydney Royal Easter Show Results

April 12, 2021

Another year has been and gone for the Sydney Royal Easter Show. Congratulations to all exhibitors on presenting a fine line up of great looking Australian Lowlines after what has not been the easiest past 12months! FEMALE, 9 & NOT OVER 12MTHS 1st   Rotherwood Radiant Girl (Rc) – Mr Matt Cooney 2nd  Elle Kay...


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