Program and Info – Small Breeds Expo

Program and Information.

There will be  series of lectures and demonstrations throughout the day whose purpose is to be educational and to assist those in having livestock and small acerage. For the kids there will be pony rides and a miniature animal farm. In addittion there will be a range of refreshments available including freshly ground coffee, and beautiful Ausline burgers and sausages for sale. Most exhibitors will also have stock for sale.


10.00am: Essential Oils: Presented by Susan Marshall. Susan will be give a demonstration and explain some of the great uses of essential oils around and for your pets to keep them and you above the wellness line.

10.30: Backyard Poultry: Learn all about keeping chooks including what breeds are best, what to feed your chickens and how to care for them.

11.00am: Farm Biosecurity and what the new JBAS and LPA changes mean for Small Acerage producers  presented by Rachael O’Brien – Queensland Biosecurity Extension Manager, Livestock Biosecurity Network

12.00noon: ‘All Stars Mini Horsemanship’ show presented by Kath Evans featuring mini horses and their tricks

12.30 pm: Optimising Production by managing Herd Health:   Learn how, when and where to vaccinate your cattle. Presented by the University of Queenslands Veterinary Large Animal Production

1.15pm: Animal Nutrition and what to feed your Livestock:  Want to know what and how much to feed your pigs, alpacas, sheep, cows, goats and chooks? Presented by Lynell Fisher. Senior Nutritionist at Ridley Agriproducts. 

2.00pm: ‘All Stars Mini Horsemanship’ show presented by Kath Evans featuring mini horses and their tricks

2.30pmEquillenceLiberty and Trick Training presented by Nadine Lindblom. Her passion is liberty, trick training, bridleless riding and problem solving. Ever wanted to watch horses doing tricks such as lying down, rearing up on command then Nadine will show her team. Plus she will explain what trick training is all about. 



Ausline Cattle Association Inc:

Australian Belted Galloway Association Inc

Benden Lodge Belted Galloway Stud

Australian Small Boran Cattle

Freedom Rise Miniature Belted Galloway Stud

Greenhills Dexter Stud

Jinghi Gully Ausline Stud

Kooranga Miniature Herefords

Lamrockvale Dexter Stud

Mourylani Dexter Stud

Longyard Ausline Stud

Mason Farm Ausline Stud

Mt Davidson Minature Cattle

Kobblevale Ausline Stud

Vitulus Ausline Stud


Donkey All Breeds Society of Australia

Didohama Suri Alpacas

Ponies Ponies Ponies Rides:

Animal Farm

Brae Farm Poultry

Taylor Made Minature Horse Stud

Qld Branch Dairy Goat Society of Australia

Ahmane Miniature Goats

University of Queensland Veterinary Production Animal Service

Bio Security Queensland

Laidley Town and Country Produce

Lockyer Valley Regional Council

Wired for Security

David Evans Equipment

Grubsville Pty Ltd 

Valley Steel and Fencing

Cattle Clobber

Diamondvale Pasture and Farm Improvements

Coast to Country Tractors

Great Aussie Shade Sheds

Fat Red Hen

Jumping Castle


Ausline Burger Bar: range fed beef burgers and gluten free sausages

Potato Swirls:

Hot Wheels Coffee

Mojo’s Deep fried deserts

Baked by Brooke

DISCLAIMER:The Small Farming Expo and the Ausline Cattle Association Inc. endeavours to ensure that the advertised program including event and exhibitors is accurate at the time of publication but takes no responsibility should the program and the exhibitors change on the day of the event due to unforeseen circumstances beyond their control including but not limiting to animal health, weather conditions, illness or mechanical failure.