Pakenham Victorian Livestock Exchange to close on June 30, 2024

Bryce Eishold
Updated November 20 2023 - 4:05pm, first published 4:04pm
Victorian Livestock Exchange managing director Brian Paynter says it costs $10,000 a week to run the Pakenham livestock selling complex. File picture
Victorian Livestock Exchange managing director Brian Paynter says it costs $10,000 a week to run the Pakenham livestock selling complex. File picture

The operator of Victoria's only metropolitan saleyard has revealed it pays $10,000 a week in land tax to keep the livestock selling facility open.

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Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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