Members News

28 Jul 2017

Crossbred Wagyu Test scores of Fullblood animals represented in the Australian Wagyu Association reference dataset

In Australia, an animal can only be registered as a Fullblood (Japanese Black or Red) Wagyu if all forebears originate... View Article



24 Jul 2017

Delay to implementation of Late Fees to 01/07/2018 for registration of animals more than 18 months of age

The AWA Board has approved a delay to the implementation of charging of Late Fees for all Herdbook registered animals... View Article



12 Jul 2017

New improved pricing for DNA tests

Through recent discussions with the DNA testing company GeneSeek, we have secured a new and highly competitive agreement for our... View Article



31 May 2017

Biosecurity plan

As you may already be aware, Johne’s disease (JD) is still a notifiable disease.  However, most state jurisdictions removed regulation... View Article



1 Apr 2016

THE 2016 WAGYU REVOLUTION CONFERENCE HITS THE HUNTER

The 2016 Wagyu National Conference, themed THE WAGYU REVOLUTION, will reveal exciting developments as the breed continues to grow and... View Article



1 Apr 2016

ALL ABOARD FOR THE ‘WAGYU AT WORK IN THE HUNTER’ TOUR

A varied and interesting tour on Thursday May 5 and Friday May 6 will follow the Wagyu Revolution Conference at... View Article



1 Apr 2016

TRANSPORT TO CONFERENCE FROM NEWCASTLE AIRPORT – cut off date April 18

The 2016 Wagyu Revolution Conference at Crowne Plaza is centrally situated in the NSW Hunter Valley 64 kms or 50... View Article



1 Apr 2016

WAGYU CONFERENCE VENUE WINS MAJOR AWARD

The venue for the 2016 Wagyu Revolution Conference on May 3 and 4, the Hunter Valley’s Crowne Plaza has scored... View Article



1 Apr 2016

ELITE WAGYU GENETICS IN 70 LOT SALE CATALOGUE NOW ONLINE

The 70 lots for the 3rd Annual Wagyu Fullblood 100% International Sale to be held at Crowne Plaza in the... View Article



1 Apr 2016

WORLD AUTHORITY ON BEEF’S ‘GOOD FATS’ FOR WAGYU CONFERENCE

Meat scientist Dr Stephen Smith, internationally renowned for his revelations that oleic acid, a healthful monounsaturated fatty acid, increases with... View Article



24 Dec 2015

REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN

2016 Wagyu Registration Form EARLY BIRD DEADLINE January 31 so book NOW



18 Dec 2015

WAGYU STEERS MAKE 620c/kg LIVE ON AUCTIONSPLUS

Wagyu feeder steers from Emerald, Qld, made 620 cents/kg live at the first ‘Want Wagyu?’ special breed sale on AuctionsPlus... View Article



2 Sep 2014

Strategic Planning Survey Report

A Strategic Planning Survey Feedback Webinar report as presented to members on 19th August, clearly indicating a very high level... View Article



2 Sep 2014

Wagyu Breed Verification Program

Wagyu brand protection and supply chain integrity is a key issue for the Board and all members. The Board has... View Article



2 Sep 2014

September Quarter – Board Summary

A summary of Board meetings for the September Quarter has been prepared for the information of members, to keep members... View Article



11 Aug 2014

June Quarter 2014 Board Meetings – Member’s Summary

This summary of Board meetings has been prepared for the information of members, to keep members abreast of Board decisions... View Article