2013 funded programs

2013     Funded Programs Consideration of the numerous applications for funding through United Way Ballarat and The Ballarat Foundation has been a huge job but a team of dedicated volunteers have taken on the challenge and have made their decisions. Pooling of resources of the two organisations has allowed for funding of 26 different projects […]

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matthew george young stockman award 2012

The winner of the Matthew George Young Stockman Award for 2012 is Cameron Cutler, a passionate young property and stud cattle manager from Neerim South in Victoria. The Award was presented at the Royal Melbourne Show at the conclusion of the Angus judging in the 
Cattle Pavilion by Geoff Sharp, CEO of The Ballarat Foundation. […]

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matthew george young stockman award 2010

Ms Rachael Wheeler a young cattle breeder from Dubbo in New South is named the 2010 Matthew George Young Stockman Award winner.

Living in Rural NSW city of Dubbo, Rachael was first introduced to the cattle industry by her aunt, Lyn Frecklington, who took Rachael and her younger sister to an Angus Youth Roundup at Albury Wodonga. In her own words Rachael was “completely hooked”, with cattle being the focus of her life ever since. […]

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matthew george young stockman award 2009

The inaugural Matthew George Young Stockman Award winner was announced at the VSC Angus Dinner held in the Port Phillip Room at the Royal Melbourne Show last Thursday evening, 24th September.

Ms Clare Bruggemann a young breeder and University Student from Mallala in South Australia flew to Melbourne to receive the award. […]

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