Author: Amanda

Bimbadeen @ Callide Dawson BCC

As the Winter weather has arrived and the feed has hayed off, Bimbadeen’s last mob of two-year-old steers have been finishing on our most northern paddocks. We have been really pleased with the ‘doing’ condition (across the board) of our cattle. The deadline for the 2016 Callide Dawson Beef Cattle Competition (CDBCC) entries coincided with the planned sale…

By Amanda June 25, 2016 0

Bimbadeen @ Red Brangus Classic

Introducing the three Bimbadeen Red Brangus bulls on offer this coming Tuesday, at the Classic Red Brangus Sale at Gracemere. We believe these three stylish bulls will be herd-makers. Each has terrific polled and sirey heads, good underlines and top carcase qualities. Please contact Mark with any enquiry – 0427 141919 (Monday/Tuesday) Phone bidding available…

By Amanda September 20, 2015 0

Bimbadeen @ Beef 2015

What a week we had a Beef Week 2015! We had hundreds of people visit us at our site in Brangus Boulevard… Mark, Amanda, Jack and Sarah were joined by friend and local agribusiness specialist Lisa Londsdale. Along with Bimbadeen Kimberley… Bimbadeen Kakadu… and Bimbadeen Kosciusko … We shared a special presentation with visitors called…

By Amanda May 13, 2015 0

‘Bimbadeen Experience’ official invite

Mark and Amanda have their heads down over the past few weeks, getting the finishing touches completed on preparations for their trade site at Beef 2015, Rockhampton Showgrounds May 4-9. It’s been a flurry of grooming, welding, photographing and computer tapping here, with Bimbadeen’s ‘branding’ undergoing a bit of a makeover too! Among the draw…

By Amanda April 22, 2015 0

Red Brangus Bulls for sale

We are pleased to offer for sale a quality selection of red Brangus bulls here at Bimbadeen. This line are around 28 months of age and offer strong poll and excellent carcase traits. Perfect for cattlemen and women looking to add some proven Brangus genetics to their red herd. Type, temperament and totally pasture-fed. Temperaments…

By Amanda February 5, 2015 0

Shifting heifers

Weekends are often busy times here at Bimbadeen – the kids get to saddle up and head out with Mark to do a little cattle work. This past weekend was such a time – with some black Brangus heifers being shifted from their grower paddock to their new home, a breeder paddock to the north.…

By Amanda November 24, 2014 1

Open Letter: Despite the Dry

Greetings from Bimbadeen! We understand that beef producers across the country are facing very dry conditions this season.  Amanda travelled to Blackall last month and saw first-hand some of the challenges facing cattlemen and women in Queensland’s Central West.  And despite experiencing floods in January, Bimbadeen is not immune to the current dry, with very…

By Amanda October 11, 2013 0

Bulls Ready for Rocky…

Introducing our rising two-year-old Bimbadeen bulls – being offered at the 2013 Rockhampton ABCA sale on October 15: BIMBADEEN HAMBURG HAMBURG is a beautifully muscled bull with an outstanding genes passed down through excellent Greendale and Bonox bloodlines. He carries himself well and will provide early finishing, easy-doing progeny. BIMBADEEN HARLEM With length and style…

By Amanda August 16, 2013 0

Weaning scenes…

Come for a ride as we share a few snaps from our mustering and weaning efforts over the past couple of weeks here at Bimbadeen… Unloading horses for the muster – Jack and Sarah in on the action… Sarah bringing up the cows.   And riding the wing… Jack blocking a gate as mobs converge……

By Amanda June 20, 2013 0

Paddock roundup

Time for an update, as we prepare for weaning here at Bimbadeen! We have been recovering (road and fence-wise) from January and February floods but the cattle have been enjoying a decent season and still enjoying good bodies of grass as we head into winter. It’s lovely to see calves blooming and streams running –…

By Amanda May 23, 2013 2