Winners of WSU’s Cattle-Raising Competition Revealed

Windsor’s Bede Polding College has been crowned the Champion School for the 2018 UniSchools Steer Challenge.

Organised by the Western Sydney University, the competition saw students from 12 schools across New South Wales raise cattle for three months to be judged in various categories, including steer weight gain, best presented steer, and more.

Bede Polding College was announced as the year’s overall winner at the closing ceremony earlier this month, making it the school’s sixth win since the competition was established in 2001. McCarthy Catholic College and Caroline Chisholm College won the most categories, snagging the top spot in categories such as champion carcase school and junior champion parade.

Mount Annan Christian College, Sydney won the champion junior judge category and also emerged as the best combined beef appraisal team.

See the full list of winners here.