White River Merinos


2022 On Property Sale Report

Last year’s record price of $23,000 has been beaten. There was a full clearance of the 160 magnificent big bodied, free growing, white wooled, White River rams – selling to a top of $24,000 a new stud on property record and averaging $3270.

Success at Hay Sheep Show 2022

We had an extremely successful day at the 70th Hay Merino Sheep Show at the weekend.
A White River Poll Merino Ram won the Riverina Wool Australian Champion Hogget Ram award from a line up of 40 entrants across three states: SA, Vic and NSW.
The Riverina Wool Champion Ram is a Grandson of a Moorundie Park ram purchased by White River at the Adelaide Ram Sale in 2017, and from a daughter of Old Ashrose 594 purchased for $27,000 in 2015.
A White River Stud Ewe also won the Nutrien Ag Solutions Champion Hogget Merino Ewe from an impressive lineup of entrants.
Further results include:
· Champion Strong Wool March Shorn Ewe
· Reserve Champion Strong Wool March Shorn Ewe
· Champion March Shorn Ewe
· Winner of the pen of three ewe weaners. 
Thank you to the Hay Merino Sheep Show organisers, judges and sponsors for running such a fantastic event.

EPSMBA Pre sale Expo

Great day out for White River at the EPSMBA Pre sale expo with White River – WR11067; Winner of the Curtis’s award & Elders Eyre Peninsula Champion Hogget Ram and also taking out
Second place.

White River purchases Lot 4 Moorundie 061 for $58,000

Exciting day for us at White River with our new Stud sire Lot 4 Moorundie 061 – purchased today at Moorundie’s on property ram sale at Keith!
With sale top price of $58,000 – great confirmation, constitution, carries double poll gene, fantastic wool figures. Mic 19.1; SD 3.1; CV 16.2; CF 99.5; EMD 50; FAT 11; Body weight 138.5kg Sired by GP180030
We also purchase Lot 21 for $8000
Mic 17.9; SD 3.0; CV 17.0; CF 99.7 EMD 43.5; FAT 7.5; he also carries the double Poll gene, Sired by GP 180030.

White River 2021 On Property Sale

The sale got off to a flying start with lots 1 to 10 setting the scene for the day – lot 1 and 3 was purchased for $7500 and $10,500 respectively by new client Wise Family Trust, Katanning WA, via AuctionsPlus before lot 2 sold to repeat buyer NJ & EE MacCartney, of Coreen NSW, for $12,500 also via AuctionsPlus.

White River Merinos On Property Sale 2020

WHITE River Poll Merino and Merino stud, Poochera, achieved another outstanding result at its 41st annual ram sale last Thursday with a total clearance of 187 big bodied, heavy cutting rams to a $15,000 high and impressive $2469 average.

Classing classic Ram Sale 2020

White River 1087 sold at the Classing classic ram Sale at Murray Bridge to David Millstead, Mocardy Poll Merino Stud in partnership Glen Byrne Poll Merino Stud. Wongan Hills. Western Australia for $11,000, Sept 2020.

White River Autumn 2020 Newsletter

With the advent of Covid-19 – the changes, influences and restrictions it is having on every- body’s lifestyle, work and business we feel it is important to maintain close contact with our highly valued client base to keep you informed of what is happening at White River. 

Classing Clasic Ram Sale 2017

White River ram sold at 2017 Classings classic ram sale for $21,000.


John Daniell Receives Recognition of a Lifetime Working in the Stud Merino Industry

44th Annual On-Property Sale

Thursday 3rd August 2023

180 Merino and Poll Merino Rams

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