Meet a goat
They’ve 'goat' milk and are ready to compete at Ekka in one of the largest annual gatherings of dairy goats in Queensland.
Eight breeds are displayed - AngloNubian, Australian Melaan, Australian Brown, British Alpine, Lamancha, Nigerian Dwarf, Saanen and Toggenburg. The
The dairy goats are judged on their physical attributes and their ability to produce top quality dairy products.
A highlight of the competition is the cute Dairy Goat Junior Handlers. These young competitors don’t kid around – see them decked out in white coats parading around their beloved animals.