Australian Working Adventures is a multi award winning family run company that offers holiday working programmes to young people from around the globe. Dan and Joanna created the business by accident in 1991 when they travelled from Scotland and arrived at Springbrook Farm in Booubyjan and began welcoming young visitors from overseas to work and stay.
If you are looking for a new truck for all of your heavy-duty farming demands, visit Performax International at the 2017 Farm Fantastic Expo at Caboolture Showgrounds, 30th June to 2nd July 2017.
Performax International will have 2017 models of their Performax specialised trucks, which have the torque, power and suspension to make easy work of any towing challenges. With innovative design, more performance, upgraded comfort and electrical systems, the new Performax International trucks will make a statement on the Australian roads.
A first for Farm Fantastic Expo will see renowned horseman Michael Sekulich from the Australian Horse Academy conducting horsemanship clinics and demonstrations throughout the event.
Michael has many years’ experience in the equine industry, spanning from stock work in the Snowy Mountains, camp drafting and show jumping through to endurance and training horses for stunt work in movies.
The Keith Family, from Rocky Point Mulching, are the proud recipients of the prestigious Australian Farmer of the Year title for 2016.
The award was announced as part of a ceremony held at Parliament House, Canberra on Thursday 10th November 2016, proudly accepted by Matthew Keith, General Manager of the third-generation family owned and operated business, Rocky Point Mulching, which focuses on environmental sustainability, renewable resources and recovery development.
Sota Tractors, the small acreage specialists are the sole importer and distributor of the new Farmtrac DT Tractors manufactured in Europe.
The Farmtrac DT series is a premium cabin tractor range boasting a world-renowned Perkins engine, Carraro transmission, Mita hydraulics and Bosch electronics.
A new invention which turns your standard tray back ute into a tilt tray is set to revolutionise the trusty Australian Ute. Just like the invention of the wheel, the idea that eventually became PIVOTtray was conceived as a solution to make one tonne tilt transportation easier.
Hobby inventor Barry Middlebook, was living on a two acre property on the gentle slopes of Mt Tamborine. Barry’s task that day was to move a massive amount of dirt and begin landscaping his property. His problem was that he only had his one tonne Ute and a shovel.
With over 15 years of aerial photography and aerial videoing from fixed and rotary platforms, Drone King Australia is one of the region’s most experienced drone operators.
Providing services for rural communities, drones have changed the way a lot of farmers tackle issues, such as dam level and water trough checks, feral pest monitoring, livestock tracking, fence inspections and more.
A Sunshine Coast couple’s frustrations in cleaning their own dam with the time-consuming use of pool nets has led to a sizeable investment and the creation of an aquatic weed removal business.
Family owned and operated diesel mechanical company, Kel Stanton’s Mobile Diesel Service, have now opened their first fixed premises workshop in Caboolture.
Being pain free changed Stephen Schmidt’s life in more ways than one. The owner of Try It Emu Farm in Marburg is his own living testimonial.
“Ten years ago Stephen was driving his truck, carting hay from farms to his produce store at Marburg,” his wife Sarah said, “Years of heavy lifting had paid a toll. His joints were worn and aching and driving his truck long distances was getting unbearable. Then something happened that was to change his way of life and set him on a trail of sheer determination”.
Caboolture based business MyKit are the only shed retailers in Australia to win an Australian Design Award for Engineering Excellence.
The Good Design Awards date back to 1958 and are well known as one of the longest-standing, most prestigious Design Awards in the world. The Awards promote excellence in design, innovation and creativity. Past recipients of an Australian Design Awards are household names such as Dyson®, Sodastream®, Range Rover Evoque®, and Baby BJÖrn® just to name a select few.
Throughout the 1940’s and early 1950’s Reg Dobinson, a hard-working blacksmith earned a well-deserved reputation as an exceptional tradesman and expert spring repairer.
In 1953, having more work than he was able to handle, Reg founded ‘Dobinsons Welding Works’ (now known as ‘Dobinsons Spring and Suspension’) under a tamarin tree in the backyard of his Rockhampton home.
Australian Events is proud to announce a new event feature that will take place during the 2017 Farm Fantastic Expo.
Michael Sekulich developed and manages the Australian Horse Academy and will be conducting horsemanship clinics and demonstrations at the Farm Fantastic Expo, based on the teachings of Xenophon, fourth century horseman who’s techniques are widely used today throughout the world including the Germany Cavalry School in Hanover and the Spanish Riding School in Vienna.
H2O Symmetry is the supplier of Oxijet™ & One Touch Tap systems, unique water and energy saving products that easily adapt to most existing showers and taps, and are easy to DIY. H2O Symmetry saves you and the environment with innovative water saving technology that is easy to install and works anywhere.
There’s something very special about camp cooking and feeling like a real “outdoor chef”, and there’s nothing nicer than keeping things nice and simple, making your trip much more enjoyable, and certainly a lot less stressful!
Camp oven cooking with the Ozpig is definitely keeping things nice and simple – it is easy to stow and tow, and will complete your home away from home by keeping you warm at night and allow you to slowly simmer delicious dinners throughout the day whilst you sit back and enjoy the ambience of a safely contained open fire! Isn’t that what camping is all about?!
One of Queensland’s largest farming and agricultural events has announced a shift back to its farming field day roots. The 2017 Farm Fantastic Expo to be held at the Caboolture Showgrounds will bring the focus of this major event back to its rural beginnings, with an emphasis on farming, agriculture, livestock, produce and horticulture. The announcement coincides with the launch of the 2017 event which has new dates and will take place from the 30th June to the 2nd July.