These are the abattoirs currently listed on this blog, it is not complete of all actual operations at this point in time
Caboolture Abattoir (QLD). Owned by Meramist Pty Ltd. A beef and horse processing facility.
Kilcoy currently in operation
Mt Isa Owned by AMH, closed in 1986
Oakey abattoir (Sth QLD). Owned by Nippon. Currently operating.
Pentland (Cape River). Built originally prior to WWII, Eventually owned by AMH, closed 1989
Rockhampton – Lakes Creek Owned by Teys Australia, currently in operation.
Roma #2 (Proposed) Maronoa council seeking funding to conduct a feasibility study in 2014
Ross River Built in 1882, transformed from boiling down works to cannery to abattoir and meat processor. Finally owned by Smorgons closed 1995, Now demolished.
Surat (Wild game – kangaroo) Kangaroo processing facility, was in operation as at 2013
Townsville Stuart Owned by JBS, Currently in operation
Weipa Was in operation as at 2012
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