Community and Lifestyle

When North Queensland turned P!NK

The capital of North Queensland became “Pinksville” as (very full) trains, planes and automobiles, not to mention dusty utes, Toyota wagons and bush buses, poured in from all corners of the north for the final two concerts of singing superstar P!NK’s 2024 national Summer Carnival tour…Read More

Roger Desailly, 20/03/2024

Celebrity chefs create world record beef wellington

World records involving beef are as many and varied as the meals it is famous for, with Guinness Book of Records entries ranging from most barbecued beef served in 8 hours (52,300 servings) and largest hamburger patty (2.7 tonnes) to first food smuggled into space (corned beef sandwiches)…Read More

Beef Central, 12/06/2023

BeefRelief charity venture kicks off with a banger

A new no-waste repurposing of butchers’ unsold beef and other meat products to assist with feeding the less privileged and homeless in Brisbane was launched today in Brisbane…Read More

Beef Central, 14/10/2022

Casino Food Co-op goes all-in to help flood-ravaged community

Transforming a carpark into a helipad, and cold stores into emergency food supply storages – how Australia’s largest farmer-owned meat processing co-operative scrambled to help its local community in the wake of the February New South Wales flooding disaster…Read More

Beef Central, 22/09/2022

Tasmanian winner in AgriFutures National Rural Women’s Award

Tasmanian beef producer, podcaster and founder of Motherland Australia, Stephanie Trethewey has officially been named as the 2022 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award Winner for her work in providing services, resources and virtual communities for mothers in regional locations. ..Read More

Beef Central, 07/09/2022

Mary’s mental health message becomes country music song

A prominent rural mental health advocate and spray drift consultant has this week expanded her resume, with her work being used in a newly released country music song…Read More

Eric Barker, 02/09/2022

Survey seeks to better understand mental health issues among rural women

A recently launched online survey is exploring factors that might predict mental health help-seeking behaviour in rural women…Read More

Beef Central, 03/06/2022

Surveys highlight lack of Q Fever awareness

Greater awareness about Q Fever diagnosis among veterinarians and human health professionals is needed, national surveys have indicated…Read More

Beef Central, 04/05/2022

Pastoral companies back positive alcohol awareness initiative

Leading Australian pastoral companies have given a ringing endorsement to grassroots bush charity, Sober in the Country (SITC) as it announces a new initiative under its #OK2SAYNO campaign…Read More

Guest Author, 24/09/2021

Beef Central’s beef quiz – March 2021

Test your beef industry knowledge with Beef Central’s March 2021 quiz…Read More

James Nason, 01/04/2021

Beef Central’s beef quiz – February 2021

Test your beef industry knowledge with Beef Central’s February 2021 quiz…Read More

Beef Central, 05/03/2021

Beef Central’s beef quiz – January 2021

Test your beef industry knowledge with Beef Central’s January 2021 quiz…Read More

Beef Central, 02/02/2021

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