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Membership Reports

AUSTRALIAN REGISTERED CATTLE BREEDERS' ASSOCIATION

2016 MEMBERSHIP REPORT

 

Based on 2016 Census of breed societies.  The figures represent membership of individual societies at either 1/7/2016 or 31/12/2016 for full financial, financial life and term members.

 

British Breeds & Australian Derivatives

2015/16

Membership

2016/17

Membership

 1.   Angus Society of Australia 1,041 1,087
 2.   Herefords Australia 821 929
 3.   Shorthorn Society of Australia 248 220
 4.   Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society 211 205
 5.   Red Angus Society of Australia 169 175
 6.   Australian Galloway Association 118 114
 7.   Australian Red Poll Cattle Breeders Inc 75 81
 8.   British White Society of Australia Ltd 43 54
 9.   South Devon Cattle Society of Australia 49 45
10.  Lincoln Red Cattle Society 16 13
Total 2,791 2,923

 

Tropical Breeds

 

 

 
11.   Australian Brahman Breeders' Association 1,002 1,005
12.   Droughtmaster Breeders Society Ltd 545 424
13.   Santa Gertrudis Breeders (Australia) Association 326 333
14.   Australian Brangus Cattle Association 254 246
15.   Australian Braford Society Inc 93 99
16.   Charbray Society of Australia 105 98
17.   Australian Senepol Cattle Breeders Association 33 32
18.   Belmont Red Association of Australia 26 19
19.   Bonsmara Cattle Breeders Society of Australia 8 8
20.   Australian Nguni Breeders Inc 4 4
21.   Boran Association of Australia Inc 7 na
22.   Tuli Association of Australia Inc 0 na
Total 2,403 2,268

 

European Breeds

 

 

 
23.   Australian Limousin Breeders' Society 451 450
24.   Charolais Society of Australia 381 364
25.   Australian Simmental Breeders' Association 270 218
26.   Blonde d'Aquitaine Society of Australia 75 71
27.   Fleckvieh Society of Australia 49 55
28.   Australian Gelbvieh Association na 50
29.   Australian Bazadais Cattle Society Inc 41 46
30.   Australian Salers Association 27 29
31.   Australian Piedmontese Cattle Association Inc 25 18
32.   Romagnola Breeders' Society Ltd 16 13
33.   Bazadaise Breeders of Australia Inc 15 12
34.   Chianina Society of Australia 11 12
35.   Southern Hemisphere Pinzgauer Cattle Organisation 4 4
Total 1,365 1,342

 

Other Breeds

 

 

 
36.   Australian Wagyu Breeders Association 352 439
37.   Speckle Park International 108 108
38.   Mandalong Specials Cattle Association 8 8
Total 468 555

 

Total Full Members

 

7,027

 

7,088

 

Associate members  
39.   Breedlink Cattle Services  
40.   Norfolk Blue  
41.   Zoetis  
42.   Performance Beef Breeders New Zealand  

 

Overseas  
43.   The National Pedigreed Livestock Council, North America.  The NPLC represents breed associations for beef, dairy, horse, sheep, goat and swine species  
44.   On April 10, 2000 Honorary Membership of ARCBA was offered to and accepted by the Federation of Cattle Raisers Associations of the Philippines  

 

Documents

ARCBA 2016 Membership report.pdf