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While the unstable weather leading up to Red Hill Showday, gave many moments of concern – Saturday, 7th March was perfect. Crowds topped the previous record of last year, and alpaca entries were up by 10%, supported by the largest number of suris for a long time. At the beginning of the day, with all […]
Whilst the Covid-19 situation is constantly evolving, the AAA is monitoring the latest Government medical advice. At present, there is no ban on any events taking place in Australia and businesses have been advised to operate as normal. As always, our people (including exhibitors, judges, volunteers, officials, staff, members of the public) and livestock remain our top priority.
Female farmers were among the founders of the Australian alpaca industry. In 2020, many of Australia’s alpaca breeders are women, attracted to the industry by the manageability of the animals. In comparison to other livestock, alpaca are easily farmed with minimal external input. · There are several significant Australian herds being independently managed and developed […]
The Berwick Show was held last Saturday, under brilliant sunshine and a cool breeze – perfect weather for an Alpaca Show. There was a great turnout of exhibitors for the first show of the new year, with over 100 alpacas competing and over 30 fleeces. Thank-you to all members from the Central and Eastern regions […]
Camelid veterinarian Dr Jane Vaughan from CriaGenesis has put together a fact sheet on assessing and caring for alpacas after bushfires. You can access this information here