You'll become part of a growing industry from all over Australia and play a part in supporting the development of the industry through shows, research, herd health, genetic advancement and supply chain and marketing initiatives.
The Victorian Eastern Region covers a geographically diverse area. Members farm alpacas across many aspects of the Australian terrain – from the vineyards of the Yarra Valley and the Mornington Peninsula, to the rich soil farming districts of Gippsland, the coastal extension from Port Phillip to Mallacoota and the grandeur of the Great Dividing Range. Within the Victorian Eastern Region there are over 100 registered alpaca breeders, several with larger studs in excess of 100 alpacas to others with only a few. Many members also promote and sell alpaca products.
A new Code of Conduct will take effect from 1 July this year. It will replace the four existing codes of conduct with a single code which is divided into five parts, A to E. Parts A & B replace the AAA Member and Exhibitor Code of Conduct, Part C replaces the Code of Conduct […]
Welcome to the December 2021 edition of the VER eNewsletter. This edition includes articles on forthcoming events, Red Hill Show and Farm World, alpaca scams, info for new owners. We hope you enjoy it VER eNewsletter Aril 2022
Richard Dixon Memorial Scholarship 2021/2022 In recognition of services to the alpaca industry by the late Dr Richard Dixon, the AAA offers a scholarship to senior veterinary students. The development scholarship honours the late Richard Dixon who is widely recognised for his vision and commitment to improving alpaca health and for establishing so many […]
Here are some tips to help you Identify your alpacas. Ensure their IAR tags have been inserted and ownership details in eAlpaca are up to date. Prepare an emergency plan, and keep a copy in two places, in addition to a copy on your mobile phone. Include your contact details, herd identification, vet records, diet and […]
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You’ll become part of a growing industry from all over Australia and play a part in supporting the development of the industry through shows, research, herd health, genetic advancement and supply chain and marketing initiatives.
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