How Melbourne's last saleyard will be remembered as Pakenham closes for good

Bryce Eishold
Updated July 3 2024 - 7:55am, first published June 28 2024 - 6:30am

Victorian graziers and livestock agents have remembered Pakenham's saleyards as a facility that revolutionised the cattle industry and paved the way for new nationwide industry standards.

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Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at

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