NE (Nov. 13, 2017) - Nebraska Cattlemen will again host an
international tour and has selected Australia for its 2018 tour
destination. Nebraska Cattlemen Past President Jeff Pribbeno and his
wife, Connie, of Imperial, will host the tour that will cover the spectrum
of Australia's cattle industry from April 28 to May 10. The tour will
include the country's hallmark sights, sounds, and wildlife and will
feature Beef Australia 2018. The beef exposition has become a signature
event for the Australian Beef Industry. The program includes ranch and
NC is excited to host the tour,
NC Executive Vice President Pete McClymont, said because Quadrant will
conduct the tour. "Several NC leaders know Quadrant's general manager
Graeme Mitchell, who is well known and respected throughout Australia's
cattle industry. Quadrant's team will have us on the inside track for Beef
Australia which is a feature event of the tour."
Beef Australia is the country's
national beef expo, one of the world's great beef cattle events, and is held
once every three years in Rockhampton, in the state of Queensland.
Beef Australia 2018 will be held from May 6 to 12 and will be a celebration
of all facets of the Australian beef industry. It will feature more than
4,500 cattle from over 30 breeds; a trade fair promoting more than 500
businesses; a symposium, seminars and property tours to deliver new
research information to producers; and restaurants, celebrity chefs and
cooking demonstrations for visitors to appreciate the quality and flavor of
Space is limited and because of
airline reservation policy, NC hopes to fill the tour before Christmas.
For tour details, call Nebraska
Cattlemen at 402-475-2333, or Ralf Humbert at Trump Tours 479-271-9898, or
In August 2017, the NC tour
went to Ireland, and in 2016 NC hosted an Alaska cruise tour.