Feedlot planned for Maxwelton rail siding after upgrade complete

Sally Gall
Updated February 14 2023 - 6:22pm, first published 5:00pm
The existing cattleyards at Maxwelton will be superseded in the upgrade about to get underway. Pictures: Sally Gall
The existing cattleyards at Maxwelton will be superseded in the upgrade about to get underway. Pictures: Sally Gall

The Richmond Shire Council is planning to construct a feedlot at Maxwelton to complement the extensions being made to the cattle loading facility on the Mount Isa-Townsville railway line.

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Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications. Get in touch at 0427 575 955 if you've got a story idea for me.

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