Rural Services

The Rural Services Department is a division of the Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Society of SA Inc charged with the responsibility of livestock breed society administration.

The department has its office conveniently located in the southern section of the Royal Adelaide Showground.

Currently a number of societies/associations are under the departments management, four of these being national bodies.

The department conducts the every day activities for all groups, these range from meeting administration, sheep and cattle registrations, finance, insurance, organising sales and shows conducting State and National conferences, production of herd and flock books, organising field days, country shows administration, promotions/advertising, production of newsletters/catalogues and social functions.

In addition, the department is involved in a range of internal RA&HS of SA Inc Showtime activities ranging from the Royal Farm Expo, Junior Judging Competitions, the Elite Stud Sheep Sale and the Animal Nursery.

Find out more about SA Country Shows:
http://www.sacountryshows.com

Key Contact Details

Malcolm Buckby

Phone:  (08) 8210 5230
Email: mbuckby@adelaideshowground.com.au

Tessa Dawes

Phone: (08) 8210 5229
Email: tdawes@adelaideshowground.com.au

Nikki Ward

Phone: (08) 8210 5231
Email: nward@adelaideshowground.com.au

Fiona Baker

Phone: (08) 8210 5232
Email: fbaker@adelaideshowground.com.au

Daniel Roe

Phone: (08) 8210 5235
Email: droe@adelaideshowground.com.au

Agricultural Societies Council Of SA Inc

SA Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby
Website: www.sacountryshows.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/sacountryshows

BEEF

Angus Society of Australia Inc - SA State Committee

SA Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby

Federal Secretary

Mr Peter Parnell, CEO, Locked Bag 11, Armidale NSW 2350
Phone: (02) 6772 3011 Fax: (02) 6772 3095
Email: office@angusaustralia.com.au
Website: www.angusaustralia.com.au

SA Junior Heifer Expo Incorporated

SA Secretary

Ms Tessa Dawes
Website: jhe.sabeef.com.au

Herefords SA Inc

SA Secretary

Ms Tessa Dawes

Federal Secretary

Mr Warren Clark, Locked Bag 7, Armidale NSW 2350
Phone: (02) 6772 1399 Fax: (02) 6772 1615
Email: info@herefordsaustralia.com.au 
Website: www.herefordsaustralia.com.au

Red Poll Society - South Australian Branch

SA Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby

Federal Secretary

Ms Kerryn Hutton, ABRI, University of New England, Armidale NSW 2351
Phone: (02) 6773 3059 Fax: (02) 6772 1943
Email: red.poll@abri.une.edu.au
Website: www.redpoll.org.au

Shorthorn Society of Australia Limited - SA Branch

SA Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby

Federal Secretary

Mr Peter Vincent, ABRI, University of New England, Armidale NSW 2351
Phone: (02) 6772 2400 Fax: (02) 6772 2244
Email: shorthorn@shorthornbeef.com.au
Website: www.shorthorn.com.au

Simmental Breeders Association Limited

SA Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby

Federal Secretary

Mr Damien Coffey, ABRI, University of New England, Armidale NSW 2351 
Phone: (02) 6773 2714 Fax: (02) 6772 5376 
Email: simmental@abri.uni.edu.au
Website: www.simmental.com.au

South Australian Beef Cattle Breeders Association

Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby
Website: www.sabeef.com.au

South Australian Young Beef Breeders Association

SA Contact

Mr Malcolm Buckby

SHEEP

 
 

 

Damara Sheep Breeders Society of Australia Inc

Federal Secretary

Ms Tessa Dawes

Dohne Breeders' Association

Federal Secretary

Ms Tessa Dawes
Website: www.dohne.com.au

Poll Dorset Association Inc

SA Secretary

Mr Daniel Roe

Federal Secretary

Mr Daniel Roe, PO Box 108, Goodwood SA 5034
Phone: (08) 8210 5235 Fax: (08) 8231 4173
Email: secretary@polldorset.org.au 
Website: www.polldorset.org.au

Prime SAMM Sheep Breeders Society

SA Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby

Federal Secretary

Mr Malcolm Buckby, PO Box 108, Goodwood SA 5034
Phone: (08) 8210 5230 Fax: (08) 8231 4173
Email: mbuckby@adelaideshowground.com.au 
Website: www.primesammcentral.com.au

Australian Stud Sheep Breeders Association Inc (ASSBA)

SA Secretary

Ms Tessa Dawes

Federal Secretary

Ms Karen Bond, PO Box 491 Bacchus Marsh VIC 3340
Phone: (03) 5367 2901 Fax: (03) 5367 3609
Email: secretary@assba.com.au
Website: www.assba.com.au

Australian White Suffolk Association Inc

Federal & SA Secretary

Ms Nikki Ward
Website: www.whitesuffolk.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/whitesuffolks

OTHER SERVICES

Pig Breeders Association Limited

SA Secretary

Ms Tessa Dawes

Federal Secretary

 

PO Box 189, Kiama   NSW 2533
Phone: (02) 4232 3333  Fax: (02) 4232 3350
Email: pigbreeders@lbcentre.com.au

 

 

 

Cleanskin Sheep

 

SA Secretary

Nikki Ward
Website: www.cleanskinsheep.com.au