This is the home page of the Devon Cattle Breeders’ Society of Australia.

Locate Devon cattle available for sale near you and find out information on Devon Sales and Open Days for 2011.

Find out more about the Devon breed - the quiet achiever...

What are Devon Cattle?

Devon cattle have qualities that are of great value to the modern commercial beef industry. There is a mounting awareness of the importance of these qualities and the Devon is well placed to take advantage of the swing back to the superior eating qualities of the British breed cattle. Devons have a broad genetic diversity and a range of maturity patterns that enables them to perform in a wide variety of situations. Read more ...

Devons are typically very quiet and easy to handle, are a rich red colour and inherently very fertile. As they appear to have excellent feed conversion efficiency, they are hardy and can handle adverse conditions and heat better than any other British breed. They produce high quality meat in a wide range of production systems, from intensive feedlot or grass finishing to the extensive pastoral runs.


2018 Events


Mar 16-17 Gloucester Show
Mar 23-April 3 RAS Sydney Show
Mar 25 4:00 p.m. Devon Judging RAS Sydney Show


Apr 14 2:30 p.m. AGM Country Gardens Motel
Johns Street Coonabarabran
Followed by the Forum
Dinner at 7:00 p.m.

Apr 15 9:30 p.m. Breed Assessment School
Mount Marion 812 Ropers Road Binnaway

May 6 - 12 Beef Australia Rockhampton QLD
May 20 - 30 Casino Beef Week, Casino NSW
May 21 - 29 USA Mini Tour

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One of the oldest breeds of the past, the universal breed of the future ... DEVON