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Lease of Coolabunia Saleyards and Council Dip Facilities

Contract Number: SBRCEOI-16/17-04

Council are seeking Expressions of Interest for the lease to manage and operate the Coolabunia Saleyards and/or Council’s Dip Facilities.

The facilities are being offered as per its current operational condition and respondents are required to undertake their own investigations as to the quality and fitness for use of the facilities and improvements for their intended purpose.

Respondents may express an interest in the individual facilities and/or all facilities.

All enquiries are to be directed to Council’s Coordinator Natural Resource Management on 4189 9100.

Expressions of Interest closing at 2.00pm on Tuesday 25 July 2017.

To register your interest and receive the Expression of Interest documents, please fill in the form below.

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Documents will be sent by email within 7 days. Please contact Council's Coordinator Natural Resource Management on 07 4189 9100 for more information.

Coolabunia Saleyards

D'Aguilar Highway, 8 kms South East of Kingaroy


  • Liveweight & Open auction selling
  • Stud Cattle Sales by request      
  • Horse Sales by request
  • Clearing dip on site
  • Feeding yards for cattle held over
  • Private weighing by request


  • Cafe
  • Agent Offices
  • 5 single deck unloading ramps - 1 double deck unloading ramp
  • Washdown truck ramp
  • 72 Selling pens
  • Selling ring under cover
  • 4 Concrete wash down bays for stud cattle
  • 35 Post sale pens
  • Wet curfew
  • Computerised  (EQUINOX) weighbridge


The facility holds fortnightly cattle sales, speciality store and fat sales, breeder shows and sales.

Tick Clearing Facilities

All cattle moving across the tick line which require inspection or treatment can use the Wondai, Proston, Coolabunia or Nanango Tick Clearing Dips.

Cattle inspections and dipping must be booked through the Saleyard Superintentdant on phone number 07 4162 3568 or on mobile 0418 477 096.

Stock Route Water Facilities

Council manage stock route water facilities for the purpose of travelling stock or watering stock in drought periods. The water is not suitable for human consumption and is not a reliable supply.

Water Facilities are available at:

  • Crawford, Bunya Highway
  • Tingoora, Muller Street