Established in 1914, Holstein Australia is the largest dairy cattle breed society in Australia. Recognised as a world leader in the provision of registration, classification and genetic improvement services for dairy producers, its Herdbook and Appendix contain the records of more than two million animals, with 60,000 new registrations and 50,000 classifications each year. Holstein Australia represents its members on numerous Australian and international organisations, and provides an independent, member-focused voice on matters affecting genetic improvement in the Australian dairy industry.

Holstein Australia Board and Committee appointments announced

Holstein Australia has announced the appointment of new Director, Philip Hall, to the Holstein Australia Board for a three year term.... more

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019 - Holstein Australia

Orchard Vale Informer Tiffany is the Holstein Australia Cow of the Year

Orchard Vale Informer Tiffany-ET(g) EX91-1E, a fourteen year old Black & White Holstein owned by Master Breeder Gorbro Holsteins of Cohuna, Victoria, has been named the 2019 Holstein Australia Cow of the Year at the Association’s annual awa... more

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 - Holstein Australia

Success for Australia’s first European Young Breeders School Team

Australia’s first team of young dairy men and women to compete at the European Young Breeders School in Battice, Belgium has returned home having scored a great team result.... more

Friday, September 13th, 2019 - Holstein Australia

WA dairy farmer announced as Holstein Australia Youth UK Exchange winner

Fourth-generation dairy farmer, Tahlia McSwain, from Chapman Hill in Western Australia has been announced as the 2019 Holstein Australia Youth UK Exchange winner. Funded by Holstein Australia, in partnership with Holstein UK, the exchange begins in l... more

Thursday, June 20th, 2019 - Holstein Australia

First Australian European Young Breeders School Team Announced

Jersey Australia, The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria and Holstein Australia are pleased to announce the first ever Australian team to compete at the European Young Breeders School, to be held in Battice, Belgium in August this year.... more

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 - Holstein Australia

Holstein Australia Youth UK Exchange returns for 2019 - Entries now open

The search is on for the Holstein Australia 2019 Youth UK exchange scholarship recipient, with applications now open.... more

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 - Holstein Australia

Opportunity of a lifetime for young people in the dairy industry

The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria, Jersey Australia and Holstein Australia have come together to provide young people intending to pursue a career in the dairy industry with the opportunity to take part in a farm visit and educational tour i... more

Friday, March 22nd, 2019 - Holstein Australia

Easter date for National Dairy Youth Camp

Graeme Gillan, Holstein Australia CEO, announced that the National Dairy Youth Camp 2019 will take place during the Easter school holidays in Sale, Victoria at International Dairy Week today.... more

Monday, January 21st, 2019 - Holstein Australia

Rate of Holstein genetic gain the big story in January proof release

The January proof release clearly shows an increased rate of genetic gain for the Holstein breed in Australia, according to Rohan Butler, Holstein Australia’s Genetic Improvement and Research Manager.... more

Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 - Holstein Australia

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