Tagged: SRLE

Highlanders bale together for drought-stricken farmers

March 9, 2016Posted in: Community, Events

Silage donated by Wingecarribee Shire Council and local farmers has this week left the Council operated Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLX) on route to Victoria in support of drought-stricken farmers. Below average rainfall and a hot and dry summer have led to particularly challenging conditions for Victorian farmers. The gesture led by Sutton Forest resident...

Animal Shelter Open Day

February 27, 2015Posted in: Community, Events

Wingecarribee Shire Council is inviting all interested members of the public to attend an Open Day at the Wingecarribee Animal Shelter on Sunday 8 March 2015 to learn more about the different management models currently being considered by Council. Council officers and a representative from Sydney Dogs and Cats Home will present an outline of...

Livestock exchange smashes cattle prices

February 9, 2015Posted in: Other

January has proven a bumper start to the year for Council’s Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLE) as sales exceed one million dollars for both sales. “Both our early January sales topped the one million dollar mark,” said Andrew Murdoch, Council’s Saleyard Coordinator. “In fact the first sale of the year broke the $1.3 million barrier.”...

Southern Regional Livestock Exchange receives national recognition

May 1, 2012Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s Southern Regional Livestock Exchange (SRLE) roofing enclosure has been recognised at this year’s National Awards for Local Government. The $4.8 million SRLE roofing enclosure received the commendation in the Innovative Infrastructure Development category announced by the Federal Minister for Local Government Simon Crean. Mr Crean praised all nominees in the 16 categories....

Southern Regional Livestock Exchange to host Horse and Saddlery sale

November 2, 2011Posted in: Other

Looking to sell your horse after another failed Melbourne Cup bid? Wingecarribee Shire Council in partnership with Landmark Moss Vale will host the Shire’s first registered horse sale in over 20 years at the Southern Regional Livestock Exchange in Moss Vale on Saturday 12 November. Chairman of the Southern Regional Livestock Exchange, Councillor Duncan Gair...