Search form

Warrnambool China Bureau | LIVE January 10Click here to find out more
Livestock Exchange
Cattle in Silhouette

Livestock Exchange

The Warrnambool Livestock Exchange is the largest stock selling centre in southwest Victoria and has strong commitment to quality of service, facilities and operations to ensure it meets customer needs.

Quality assurance

Warrnambool Livestock Exchange has a commitment to quality to ensure that stock are handled in such a manner that does not compromise the standard set out by Ausmeat for quality assurance. The Warrnambool Livestock Exchange is a very important link in the quality food chain from paddock to plate.


Warrnambool Livestock Exchange holds accreditations for Quality Assurance, Meat Standards Australia and European Union accreditation.

Different selling methods

  • Open auction (per head)
  • Live weight (cents per kg in AUS$)

Selling days and starting times

Cattle – Wednesday weekly, commencing 9am.

  • Calves – Wednesday weekly, commencing 10.30am.
  • Sheep – Wednesday weekly, commencing midday.
  • Dairy – Wednesday weekly, commencing 1pm.
  • Store sale last Friday of each month, commencing 10am.


  • European Union (EU) accredited.
  • Meat Standard Australia (MSA) accredited.
  • Quality Assured.
  • Soft flooring in all selling pens.
  • NLIS compliant.
  • Post-weigh.
  • Two live weigh scales.
  • Truck wash.
  • Canteen.
  • Full bar.


Service Manager: Saleyards
Phone: (03) 5559 4737
Mobile: 0417 055 014
Facsimile: (03) 5559 4736


Engage with Warrnambool

Council Enterprises

Council runs and manages a number of Enterprises for the benefit of our residents and visitors.
Explore everything that Warrnambool has to offer below.

Experience Warrnambool

Festivals and Events

What's On in Warrnambool

Calendar of Events