Memorial service for the late Jimmy Matthews

Jon Condon, 28/10/2016

A MEMORIAL service celebrating the life of the late Jimmy Matthews will be held not far from Melbourne Airport on November.

Jim Matthews. Image: Australian Campdrafting Magazine.

Jim Matthews. Image: Australian Campdrafting Magazine.

Mr Matthews, a much respected and widely known stock agent for more than 60 years, including the past 25 years or so with Landmark, died suddenly eight days ago, aged 81.

Click here to read Beef Central’s earlier reflection on Jim’s life, and a long list of reader comments and salutes from friends, colleagues and workmates.

A service will be conducted on Saturday 19 November at the Inglis Thoroughbred Selling Complex, 285 Oaklands Road, Oaklands Junction, Victoria (5 minutes from Melbourne Airport).

The venue reflects two of Jim’s great life-long loves – horses, and livestock selling.

A light meal will be provided, and refreshments available. Gates will open at 11am, with formalities getting underway at Noon.

Friends and colleagues planning to attend are asked to RSVP, for catering purposes.

  • Email contact:
  • Telephone: Peter Lee 0418 362 292; Mick Kemp 0418 399 056; Pat Reddan 0418 310 866; Mark Barton 0419 488 256.




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