Horsham Regional Livestock Exchange Roofing Project

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Total Project Cost $3.03million

Grant funding sought $1.5million

The 2018 Livestock Exchange Master Plan(PDF, 6MB) indicated roofing of the saleyards as the number one priority for future development of the facility.

Key benefits of the project:

  • Enhanced animal welfare
  • Improved comfort and a safe working environment for participants on sale days
  • Ensures that the Horsham facility maintains its status as the regional exchange for the Wimmera-Southern Mallee
  • Positive Cost/Benefit ratio of 7.5
  • More efficient cleaning of saleyards
  • Opportunity to re-use rainwater collected from roofed area
  • Incorporation of solar panels to reduce power costs on site