Are you interested in joining the Central Station family and supporting us through sponsorship? Please contact us through our contact page to discuss sponsorship opportunities.

Charles Darwin University- Katherine Rural Campus Industry Level Sponsor


The Charles Darwin University (CDU) Vocational Education and Training (VET) Faculty is responsible for the planning, delivery and reporting of government subsidized and fee for service training and assessment to approximately 14,000 students across the Northern Territory. Critical to this is compliance with the National VET Quality Framework to deliver accredited training to school students, Indigenous Territorians, job seekers, apprentices, trainees and existing workers as well as productive partnerships with industry and other key stakeholders so as to increase VET participation and outcomes.

The School of Primary Industries is comprised of four teams that deliver nationally accredited training across the Northern Territory (NT). The teams within of the School of Primary Industries are as follows: Agriculture and Rural Operations (Top End); Conservation and Land Management (Top End); Horticulture and Aquaculture (Top End); and Primary Industries (Central).

The School also includes Katherine Stud and Farm. These venues service our regional and remote clients and provide enhanced training opportunities for a diverse range of students, communities and industry.

The Agriculture and Rural Operations (Top End) Team provides nationally accredited training in Certificate I to Certificate III level qualifications and short courses in agriculture. The team is also responsible for the delivery of specialised industry programs including SmartTrain Chemical Accreditation; 4WD Vehicle Recovery; Basic Welding; Tractor Operation; Basic Engine Maintenance; Chainsaw Operation; and ATV Quad Training.

T: (08) 8973 8311
Freecall: 1800 779 577
Postal address:
Charles Darwin University
Katherine Rural Campus
PMB 155, Katherine, NT

Ag Workforce
Industry Level Sponsor

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AG Workforce started nearly 10 years ago when an opportunity was identified to supply staff to the rural industry as the mining industry was siphoning many away with the allure of substantial pay packets (but they certainly don’t have the lifestyle!). Today we supply staff Australia wide in all areas of agriculture, in any position from the Station Hand to the Station Manager and everything in between. Agriculture is the only industry we cater to and all of our Recruiters have a rural background. Please feel free to make contact with any of our Recruiters for your staffing needs. Jane Sale from Yougawalla Station (one of our clients) was kind enough to grant us an opportunity to be a sponsor on her website and we are truly thankful to connect with the livestock industry.

107 Herries St Toowoomba, QLD 4350
T: +61 7 4637 6900
E: (clients)
E: (job seekers)


landmark-corporate-logo SMALLLandmark Operations Ltd (ABN 73 008 743 217)
1 Archer St Broome, WA 6726, Australia
T: +61 8 9192 5722 | F: +61 8 9192 5733 | M: +61 437 081 468

Landmark has been part of rural Australia for 150 years. A leading agribusiness company, we offer merchandise, fertiliser, farm services, wool, livestock, finance, insurance and real estate. Today, we’re Australia’s largest distributor of merchandise and fertiliser, with 2000 employees servicing 100,000 clients in our national network of around 400 locations.

Ken Bryant – Branch Manager
Ken has been at the branch for 8 years and has a great understanding of the areas need and requirements. He leads a great team of staff willing to go the extra mile in providing a service and getting the job done.
M: 0437 081 468

Andrew Stewart – Livestock & Real Estate Manager
Andrew heads the Livestock team as well as specializing in Real Estate. Andrew has worked in livestock with Landmark for over 20 years and has been in the Kimberley’s for the past 11 years, as many of you will know. 
M: 0428 483 393
Sat: 0417 144 703

Todd Walsh – Livestock Agent
Todd is new to the Landmark Broome Team this year but not to the district. Todd has been working through out WA for the past 10 years. Many of you would have dealt with Todd and would appreciate his professionalism and commitment to the job. Todd is very much a part of the Kimberley community giving his time to numerous events as a commentator along with being on the Local Broome Rodeo committee.
M: 0448 914 143

We pride ourselves on being the complete package here at Landmark Broome by providing excellent service for our clients and have enjoyed servicing the needs of the area. 

Milne Feeds

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Milne Feeds has experience in feeding pastoral cattle and working stock horses and can provide you with a feeding solution to help your business.

For the last four years we have successfully assisted pastoralists grow early weaned calves by enhancing rumen development using the high quality Calfgro®. Our new Maxipro®, with 30% CP and mineral concentrate is ideal for those who have sorghum and wish to improve growth rates. The by-pass protein in Maxipro®, will also improve growth rates of cattle fed on dry native pastures.

Milne Feeds can help you to ensure that cattle don’t miss the boat while prices are reasonable!

Working Horse Cubes and Horse Museli have been designed and priced for the pastoral region. We welcome direct enquires at Perth prices.

Contact Dean Maughan for more information
T: 0419 047417

View Milne testimonials here:

Think Water Broome

Think Water Broome is a locally owned and operated company that has over 30 years’ experience in the water industry. Covering the Kimberley and Pilbara regions of Western Australia, their knowledgeable and passionate team are experts in the design and implementation of the most water efficient irrigation and water management programs across all sectors.

Patrick & Vanessa Annesley, owners of Think Water Broome, are passionate about providing excellent water advice and solutions specific to your water needs. Specialising in irrigation, bore redevelopment, stock watering, water filtration, pump testing and solar pumping systems.

Think Water Broome are your local water experts for irrigation projects big and small. Their fully stocked retail store sells the latest irrigation products, including fittings, pipe, filtration and solar supplies. From planning the design right through to installation, they are with you every step of the way.

Contact Patrick and his team:
A: 35 Clementson Street Broome, WA 6725
P: (08) 9192 6606

Web: (new website coming soon!)

Fortescue Helicopters


Fortescue Helicopters was established in 2014. Weldon and his team are proud to be providing a professional aerial mustering service to the Pilbara and surrounding regions of WA. Fortescue Helicopters operate a fleet of R22 helicopters which they maintain to the highest safety standard at their Newman airport facility. As experienced cattlemen they have a passion for the beef industry and are available at any time to discuss how they may be able to assist you with your mustering and aviation needs.

Call Weldon, available 24/7 on:
M: 0427 228 262
Satellite: 0404 167 931


At SweetPro we make a variety of lick block feed supplements for beef, horses, dairy cattle, sheep, goats and other livestock.

Our products support animal digestive health and growth, while supporting excellent feed efficiency. We blend distillers grains, vitamins and minerals, with beta-glucan, a prebiotic and our proprietary blend additive ProBiotein. No molasses and no urea.

SweetPro products – in blocks and meal – are cost efficient, easy to handle and support nutrient utilization, giving animals what they need for growth and good health. Have a look around our website, we’re here to answer any questions you have. 

Mike Bryan – CEO
M: 0400 314 439



For over 27 years, Pioneer Water Tanks has supplied Australia with water tank solutions for all types of farming, domestic and agricultural applications.

Designed for Australia’s harsh and demanding conditions, Pioneer Water Tanks are manufactured using strong and durable, fully recyclable 100% Australian Zincalume® or Colorbond® steel. Our range of tanks are available from 12,000 to 250,000 litres in our standard range or can be custom built up to 2.6 million litres.

To protect your valuable water assets and access it where and when you need it, insist on Pioneer Water Tanks.

Pioneer Water Tanks is based out of Perth, WA, but we supply Australia-wide and overseas. You can also contact our distributors direct through the Find a Distributor section here or you can Request a Quote here.

A: 23 Clayton Street, Bellevue, WA 6056
M: P.O Box 1874 Midland, WA 6936
P: (08) 9274 4577 or 1800 999 599
F: (08) 9274 4588


VSUN Energy is a 100% owned subsidiary of ASX listed Australian Vanadium Ltd. VSUN Energy offers customers a series of products and services centred around the generation and storage of renewable energy.

Renewable energy is, by nature, inconsistent. However, it’s imperative that energy is available for consumption 24 hours per day. Consumers relying on renewable energy face a challenge in how to store and regulate the flow of that energy. Energy storage technologies are rapidly becoming a key part of the solutions to achieve these aims. Batteries using vanadium as the primary element are becoming a preferred option within the energy storage technology market for those seeking high power, multi-hour, very high cycle, non-flammable solutions.

A: Level 1, 85 Havelock Street
West Perth WA 6005

P: (08) 9321 5594


Direct Drilling is a locally owned family drilling company based in Kununurra to service the Kimberley and NT Top End.

We specialise in water bores and geotechnical drilling, and with a rural and faming background fully understand the challenges and value of good water supply.

The company collectively has over 30 years of experience in the industry and has built up an extensive knowledge base of hydrology and geology across the Kimberley and northern NT. This local knowledge is valuable in achieving the best result at minimum cost for clients.

All Drillers are nationally licensed with the Australian Drilling Industry Association for both NT and WA, ensuring best practice, (compliance to industry standard ‘Minimum Construction Requirements For Water Bores In Australia’) the protection of water resources, and guaranteeing the life of the bore.

Our reputation for honesty, fairness and quality of work has built a strong client base within the pastoral, forestry, and agricultural industries, and government sectors.

We have built up a network of suppliers and are able to provide a onestop shop for those clients wanting a service from drilling through to pump, tank and pivot installation.

Having a strong commitment to our client base and community, with the company sponsors and supports many regional rodeos and campdraft events, and the beef industry through Kimberley Pilbara Cattleman’s Association.

Locally based, Direct Drilling warrant our work, and take pride in our reputation and the relationships we have built with our clients.

Our experienced team are passionate (tail wagging) about water well drilling and are available anytime to discuss your drilling/water requirements.

18 Salacca Loop, Kununurra WA 6743
T: 08 9168 2555



Ringers Western was formed in the rugged Kimberley region of Western Australia. In 2012 company co-founder and cattle station manager, Andrew Macdonald, identified an area in the clothing market that had been lost to the western wear clothing industry.

Ringers Western aims to provide the clothing market with something that represents not only the iconic symbols of ringers and cowboys, but will also appeal to regular men and women seeking quality clothing with style.

Ringers Western will always be inspired by its roots, like a ringer our brand will be tough, adaptable, sometimes cheeky but offers class and loyalty to the customer. These principles along with the high standard of design and quality will set Ringers Western way ahead of the mob.



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