Blackall Saleyards

Built around the mid 1970's the Blackall Saleyards were established as a structure to sell local cattle and have been in operation for many years. Today the facility is the major selling centre in Western Queensland and source cattle from Northern and far Western regions.

Over 120,000 cattle pass through the yards each year.Cattle Sales are held each Thursday and are an incredible sight to see with over 100 people attending. Visitors can experience the action of a live sale from the purpose built viewing desk constructed in 2017.

WHEN: Every Thursday starting at 8.30am to 4pm 

Kiosk available and  plenty of carparking available 

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Make a Payment

Council's  Account Details can be obtained by contacting the Office on (07) 4621 6600 during business hours (8.30am to 4.30pm).

When depositing please be sure to use one of the following (or something else corresponding to your payment) as a reference:

  • Payer's Name
  • Rates Assessment No (Property No)
  • Rates Payment Reference No
  • Rates Address
  • Invoice Number 
  • Rental Address

If you unsure of what reference to use for your payment please contact Council and advise of the amount you are depositing and the details of payment (e.g Rates,Invoices, Rent, Town Common Agistment, Building or Equipment Hire etc).

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Take the Drive - Barcoo Way

Take the Drive - Barcoo Way 

Bring your four-wheel drive (4WD) and follow the river road skirting the tranquil billabongs of the mighty Barcoo.

These backroads take you through prime sheep and cattle land to the corrugated red dunes of Windorah.

The Barcoo River rises on the northern slopes of the Warrego Range near Tambo. It flows north-west then turns south towards Windorah to form Cooper Creek.

Towns along the river:

Tambo & Blackall 

Isisford & Yaraka


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What's Happening in the Region

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NWRH - Central West Team September Calendar - General Event

NWRH provide allied health services to Tambo on a monthly-bi-monthly basis. Our services are free to access for people of all ages. Attached is our referral from which can be filled out by any party, including...

Community Liquor Permits - General Event

Community Liquor Permits 


Auction Notice For Sale Of Land For Overdue Rates - General Event

Auction Notice For Sale Of Land For Overdue Rates The Public Auction will take place 11.00am on Monday 9th December 2019 at the Blackall Cultural Centre, 17 Hawthorn Street Blackall, unless all overdue...

Christmas Light Treating - General Event

Christmas Light Treating 10 Houses to Collect from December 20th 2019 All ages welcome Under 12's Need Supervision Registrations froms for both house and child participation can be found at the Blackall...

Festive Fiesta - General Event

Festive Fiesta Blackall Showgrounds December 20th 5.30pm -9.30pm Photos with Santa Christmas Treating Registration, Activities and Games, Carols and Markets Free Christmas Light Tours Announcement of...

Blackall School Holiday Program - General Event

Blackall School Holiday Program Only 25 Available Positions Memorial Hall Ages 6-17 Welcome - To secure a spot contact Carly VIA our FB page or on 4657 4440 Wednesday Dec 18th - 10am to 3pm Thursday...

Tambo School Holiday Program - General Event

Tambo School Holiday Program Only 25 Available Positions Ages 6-17 Welcome to secure a spot contact Carly via our FB page or on 4657 4440 Tambo Shire Hall Monday Dec 16th - 10am to 3pm Tuesday Dec...

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