Wee Waa Website Servicing the Community Since 1998

Sheep

The Wee Waa district is home to over 200 000 sheep, the majority being wool producing merinos. merino fleece wool usually averages a micron level of 22. Wool production generated approximately $4 million for the area over the 1996/97 financial period.

Within the district there is also opening for fat lamb production, with sales figures of around $45 per head being not uncommon when the market is favourable.

Shearing Sheep Below before they are shawn

In the yards with the dog and dusty sheep Below Sheep and lambs