The Ballarat steer sale saw grown steers sell at firm rates while the light weaners overshadowed their heavier mates.
Herefors steers and heifers sold at rates $400 to $500 above 2019 as buyers sought to fill their order books.
Large orders for suitable steers and heifers drove prices for Angus cattle at Omeo to record levels.
Strong demand from across Gippsland, South Australia and norther NSW drove prices higher at Hinnomunjie.
David Barton says fuel reduction burns will dramatically reduce his property's risk of being affected by bushfires.
A host of buyers from across Gippsland and western Victoria joined with buyers from NSW to push prices higher at Ballarat's steer sale.