Get excited….not long until we converge on Tamworth for the 2024 NH Foods Angus Youth National Roundup.

Please see below some important information in the lead up to Roundup.

Roundup Program

We are pleased to share the fun filled and educational 2024 NH Foods Angus Youth National Roundup program.


Parents and Sponsors bus trip 

CHANGE OF DATE…..Thursday 11 January 2024 

The program is coming together and it is going to be a great day for the parents and sponsors bus trip on Thursday 11 January – see details below.

When: Thursday 11 January 2024, departing from AELEC, Tamworth. Be at the grounds by 7.30am for an 8am departure. The bus will return to AELEC by 4.30pm.
Where: 3R Livestock herd tour and Vytelle IVF technology, BBQ lunch, feedlot or processing visit, wine tasting (TBC)
Cost: $60/hd
Expressions of Interest: please contact Toni Nugent, Roundup Event Manager, E:

Meal tickets

Meal tickets can still be purchased for parents/guardians/siblings. All Roundup participants have all meals included in their registration fee. Please note, the Wednesday night 10 January dinner wasn’t included on the original registration page so if you would like to order tickets for this dinner for parents/guardians/siblings please head to the store to purchase meal tickets – you just need your child’s registration confirmation number.


Cattle bump in 

For those bringing cattle, bump in is Tuesday 9 January 3-6pm and Wednesday 10 January 9am-1pm. To assist with planning, please advise your estimated arrival time to Toni Nugent, Roundup Event Manager, E:
by 4 January. 


Cattle details 

Final reminder for those who are bringing their own cattle or ballot animals, please note that all cattle details (i.e. animal ident, DOB, sex, pestivirus and national animal health declaration paperwork) are due by 30 November 2023. Please send cattle details to Toni Nugent, on email


Roundup Gala Dinner and Auction

Tickets are sold out for the Roundup Gala Dinner. For those attending, please see details below.

Date: Saturday 13 January 2024, 6.30pm
Venue: The Wests Leagues Club, 58 Phillip St, Tamworth
Dress code: Smart casual
Dietary requirements: Please send any dietary requirements to Roundup Event Manager Toni Nugent by
15 December 2023,
E: or Mob: 0418 974 775.


If you haven’t already booked your accommodation, there are several options across a range of prices in Tamworth. The list below is by no means exhaustive but provides some suggestions.

Camping options:

  1. Australian Equine and Livestock Events Centre – camping on-site is now available. Please book directly with AELEC through the AELEC website . Bookings can only be made by contacting AELEC DO NOT contact myself or Angus Australia to book a camping site – camping bookings are separate to your Roundup registrations and are not being handled by Angus Australia.

Please note, if camping on-site, you are not under any circumstances to enter the cattle sheds after the completion of each day’s activities. Security will be monitoring the sheds overnight and individuals not abiding by this rule will face immediate disqualification and exclusion from the grounds.

  1. City Lights Holiday Park, Goonoo Goonoo Rd, ph: 02 6765 7664
  2. Big 4 Paradise Tamworth, Cnr East and Peel Sts, ph: 02 6766 3120
  3. Austin Tourist Park, Armidale Rd, ph: 02 6766 2380


  1. Mecure Hotel, Kent St, ph: 02 6765 1200
  2. Quest Tamworth, Armidale Rd, ph: 02 6761 2366
  3. Stockmans Motel, Spains Lane, ph: 02 6765 8525
  4. CH Group Serviced Apartments, The Ringers Rd, ph: 02 5712 9700
  5. Golden Guitar Motor Inn, The Ringers Rd, ph: 02 6762 2999
  6. Tamworth Motor Inn, Goonoo Goonoo Rd, ph: 02 6765 4633
  7. Best Western Plus All Settlers Motor Inn, Goonoo Goonoo Rd, ph: 02 6762 1566
  8. Ibis Styles Tamworth, Cnr Edsworth and Bridget Sts, ph: 02 6765 8361

Thanks to our sponsors!

Without the support of our amazing sponsors, Roundup would not be possible.