• John Conlan

    John Conlan

    The Conlan brothers – John and Mark were a force to be reckoned with in the Australian Shearing Competition circuits. Both brothers won the Golden Shears (two and four times respectively) and had an intensely competitive spirit. You could bet your bottom dollar when one came in first the other would follow closely in second. They competed for fun and were bloody good at it too. While other shearers were knocking back a few coldies at the end of the day, Mark and John could be found working on their fitness. They loved it and had a thirst for being the best. Nothing could stop the Conlan brothers, not even…

  • Springfield Ewes 2

    ‘Springfield’, Cootamundra NSW

    ‘Springfield’ has been a lifelong investment for Maurice Hicks, so much so that he knows every single pot hole on his 947 hectare Cootamundra property. It has never just been about growing wool though, it’s about nurturing his sheep and the land that he calls home. Maurice Hicks (right) & Lexi Cesnick (Moses & Son) His knowledge and his belief that great wool starts from the ground up sets a solid foundation for his flock. The stock rotation and cropping regime is so tightly monitored and well planned, his sheep are always kept on the highest quality, nutrionally rich feed possible from his pastures. Opening up the fleece on Maurice’s…

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