Premier Livestock Destination
Rockhampton provides direct access to grain growing areas, land, water, skilled staff and logistical support.
Rockhampton is well positioned to support growth in domestic and international markets for lamb, goat meat and pork production together with existing beef cattle production.
With a population of over 230,000 people across Central Queensland there is wide opportunity to support the local farm gate and paddock to plate movement, with an abundance of local butchers and enviable dining options across the Rockhampton Region.
Logistically, Rockhampton is close to all major transport options - road, rail and air making it the location of choice for primary producers for both the local and export markets.
With access to a diverse range of industry specialists, including livestock sales, animal health and nutrition together with experts in sheep, wool, goat and pig production it makes sense to invest in Rockhampton Region.
Apart from farming opportunities, there is an opportunity for a smaller scale abattoir system in Rockhampton to service the lamb, goat and pig industries.