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Pictured: 2023 National DSSA Top Price Dorper Ram Dell 210621 'Punch" sold for $20,000.


2023 13th Annual On Property Sale

Powerhouse tops a strong sale!

We would like to thank all the buyers and underbidders who supported our 12th On Property Sale! We were blown away by the result of A full clearance in very tough conditions country wide. We were proud of what we presented for the sale as they were some of the most even sale team we have presented!


Pictured: Dell Dorpers Powerhouse (Sold $10,000) African Chase & African 220459 (Both Sold $6,000)
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2023 National DSSA Sale
THANKYOU to all the bidders and under bidders who supported us at the 2023 Dubbo National Sale!
We are excited 😊 that Dell Punch 210621 our Type 5 stud sire weighing at 136kg, EMD of 51mm, FAT8mm has been sold to return clients, Wood Family of Culgoa Dorper Stud, Goodooga, NSW for the top price of $20,000.
Pictured: Nutrien agent Luke Scales, auctioneer John Settree, Zaya, Matt, Emily & Daisy Wood, Wood Grazing manager Rob Kuehn!
Congratulations on your purchase & we sure he will breed as well for you as he did for us.
We are glad there is confidence in our breeding program both stud and commercial.
Dell Dorpers averaged $8250
African white Dorper rams averaged at $2333
Dell Dorper ewes topped the sale at $2400 to averaged $1600! Sold to return clients Mt Dromedary Dorpers, Tasmania
Thankyou to John Settree and your team from Nutrien for all your effort you put into the Dorper breed.
Lastly Thankyou to everyone at home for all the help getting these animals to the National and DM Designs for doing all the promo work!
2023 DSSA National Show -ASWS Bendigo
Dell African Dumisa are proud of our 2023 National Show and ASWS team!
To top off the Grand Champion ewes, we achieved our goal to take out the Interbreed Supreme Cleanskin Group! Up against 6 other high quality breeds!
The last time the Dorper won πŸ† this was in 2016 with 3 x National Supreme Dell Stretchy who went on to be the dam of the Record selling Dorper ram for $50k!
Congratulations πŸŽ‰ to the new Southern Region committee, you did a great job! Keep up the good work!
Thankyou to all exhibits, judge & sponsors, the show would not happen without you! Always good to have the Hay School kids interested in our breed, your enthusiasm is well noticed!
Finally a big Thankyou to my family and friends who help us along the way! Well done my little pocket rocket Abi, glad you had a good time and made some new friends!
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2022 12th Annual On Property Sale

2022 On property sale hits $15,000 and raises average.

The $15,000 top-priced lot, Dell 210549, and $9000 Dell 210141, with Dell African Dumisa stud's Andrea Vagg, Moama, auctioneer John Settree, Nutrien Stud Stock, Dubbo, and buyers Ben Crozier and fiancé, Nicol Wright, Wilcannia.

We were fortunate enough to miss the catastrophic floods, that spread across the Murray River Region by a week, with clients travelling from across the country to attend our 12th annual on property sale. 

We had 118 rams and 51 ewes on offer, with the dorpers averaging $4432 reaching $15,000 for dorper ram LOT 28 Dell Dorpers 210549. The top priced dorper ewe was LOT 140 and sold for $4800.

The white dorpers averaged $4756, with the top price of $14,000 for white dorper ram LOT 12 Dumisa 210221. The white dorper ewes topped at $3600 for LOT 159 African 210975.


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LOT 28- Dell Dorpers 210549 TYPE 5. Weight: 97.5kg EMD: 47mm FAT: 12mm. Son of Dell Dorpers 190746 "DYNAMITE". Sold to repeat client Ben Crozier, IVANHOE NSW for $15,000.

LOT 140- Dell Dorpers 210725 TYPE 5. Daughter of Dell Dorpers 181120. Sold to repeat clients Justin McClure and famliy, Kallarra Partners, TILPA NSW for $4800.


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LOT 12- Dumisa 210221 TYPE 5. Weight: 100kg EMD: 49mm FAT: 8. Son of Belowrie 190006 "Bentley". Sold to repeat clients Grahame & Kelly Benson, WALCHA NSW for $14,000.

LOT 159- African 210975 TYPE 5.  Daughter of Dumisa 200412 (Son of Pepperjack). Sold to repeat clients Justin McClure and famliy, Kallarra Partners, TILPA NSW for $3600.

Thankyou to all those who attended and supported our sale. See you in 2023.

2022 National DSSA Sale

Duel National Top Price Rams!

We took a sale draft of 12 to the 2022 DSSA National Sale in Dubbo, returning with some great results.

  • 4/4 Dorper rams sold to $25,000 with an average of $8,600.

Dell Dorpers 200037- A Stud Sire, used extensively, semen retained for export & own stud use. Grandsire is Dell Joelly and sire on dam side is a Dumisa Legend son of Dell BabyDoll III. Purchased by repeat clients Tom & Beck Palmer- Girrawhean Pastoral, IVANHOE NSW, for the duel top price $25,000.

  • 4/4 White Dorper rams sold to $25,000, with an average of $12,150. Lot 65 Dumisa 65 sold for $15,000.

African 210498- A Stud Sire. Semen Retained for own stud use. Sired by Belowrie Bentley the 2020 Top priced White Dorper ram of $21000. Purchased by repeat clients Brad & Tanya Edson- Red Rock White Dorpers, COOMBE SA, for the duel top price $25,000.

  • 4/4 Dorper ewes sold to $4,400, with an average of $3750.

Dell Dorpers 210058- Sired by Dumisa Legend a son of Dell Baby Doll III. SIL to Dell 'Superman' 200732 a C5T5 son of Dell Juggernaut. Purchased by repeat clients Tom & Beck Palmer- Girrawhean Pastoral, IVANHOE NSW, for the top price of $4400.00.

2021 11th On Property Ram Sale Report

A Strong Result

Dell African Dumisa Ram Sale, NSW - 101/102 Dorper rams sold to $20,000 (Lot 8. Dell 190588 to Culgoa UltraWhite & Dorper Studs pictured) & av. $4506 and 32/34 White Dorper rams sold to $10,000 (Lot 18. Dumisa 200203 to Top Waterloo Pastoral Co, Walcha NSW pictured) & av. $4542


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Taking a break   

After twelve years of showing we have decided to have a break from the showring for a couple of years. 2020 was a great year for us with many successes but we are looking forward to stepping back from showing for a time. We would like to thank all those who have supported us and continue to do so.  


Pic: Supreme of all champions! African 170026 supreme exhibit 2020 National DSSA Show, now retired.

2020 National Sale Results

World Record Dorper Ram at $50,000 

Reserve senior champion of the 2020 Dorper National Show, sold for the world record Dorper ram price of $50,000 at Dubbo on Friday. Buyers Lance Reid and Grant Bredhauer of Darrawong Pastoral, Darrawong Station, Cunnumulla, Qld, were the buyers.

The ram, Dell Dorpers 190321 (ET), was sired by Burrawang Dorpers 140630 of pure Kaya blood and from one Dell stud's top breeding ewes, Dell 140076, the grand champion three years running of the Australian Sheep and Wool Show, Bendigo, Victoria, in 2015,16 and 17 and was the supreme cleanskin exhibit, the first Dorper sheep to gain this interbreed award in 2016.

This ram is one of seven ET lambs from this dam.

Watch the sale of this ram below.

2020- 9th Annual On Property Ram Sale Report

Rams in High Demand

Pictured: Top Price Dorper & White Dorper Rams

All 106 rams sold for an overall sale average of $4054. In the sale breakdown, 79 Dorper rams sold to a top of $15,000 to average $4092 while 27 White Dorpers sold to a top of $6500 to average $3944.

The sale topper, Dell 190595, was purchased by Matt Wood, Khan Dorper stud, Goodooga, Cobar for $15,000.

The 15-month-old Doper ram weighed 99 kilograms and was sired by Dell Juggernaut 170743. He had a weaning weight of 45.5 kilograms, post weaning weight of 80.5 kilograms a fat score of six and an eye muscle depth (EMD) of 44.

The second top price ram, Dell 190213, a son of Dell Full Throttle 170388, was purchased by Benson Dorpers, Walcha for $8500.

Topping the White Dorper draft at $6500 was African 190185, purchased by Pa Larwood, Bunnerungie Station, Wentworth through the AuctionsPlus platform.

The 17-month-old weighed 93.5 kilograms and had a fat scored of six and an EMD of 47 have already been used within the Dell African Dumisa stud.

Second top price White Dorper was African 190091 and was purchased by Dustin and Lincoln Old, Bourke for $5000.

Thankyou to all the buyers and underbidders.


2020 Online Diamond Ewe Sale Report

Inaugural Online Ewe Auction

 Pictured: Top Price Ewe.

All the ewes cleared in high demand on AuctionsPlus, all 60 ewes sold to a top of $4700 to average $1862.

In the breakdown 37 Dorpers sold to a top of $4700 to average $2178 and 23 White Dorpers topped at $2100 to average $1352.

The top price Dorper ewe was Dell 180981, a daughter of the popular Dell Jackpot 160906 sire, from the Dell Gloria line and was scanned in lamb to Dell Juggernaught 170743. She was purchased by Marcus Ryan, Amherst Dorpers, Amherest.

The second top price ewe was another Dorper ewe this time in Dell 181152, a Dell Jackpot 160906 daughter and was purchased by Matt Wood, Khan Dorper stud, Goodooga, for $4200.

Topping the White Dorper draft was Dumisa 190041, a triplet ewe scanned in lamb to Ediwanda 182521, purchased by David Piper, Dubbo for $2100.

2020 Sale Update





Online Dell African Dumisa Diamond Ewe Auction

Monday 5th October 4.30pm - 8pm

We are offering 80 of our Elite Stud ewes (Diamonds) via Auctions plus.



9th Annual On Property Ram Sale

Tuesday 6th October 2020

We will be offering 110 Dorper and White Dorper rams at our on property sale.


2018 On Farm Sale results

* 51 of 54 Dorper rams to $6000, av $1578

* 15 of 17 White Dorper rams to $4500, av $1470

* 45 of 45 Dorper ewes to $2000, av $743

* 20 of 20 White Dorper ewes to $1200, av $590


Dell Dorpers 170300 the top priced ram at the seventh annual Dell African Dumisa, Dorpers and White Dorpers sale went to Wirlinga Dorpers, Albury for $6000.

Matt & Zaya Wood from Khan Dorper stud, were a bulk buyer including the top priced ewe.

2018 DSSA Southern Region Show & Australian Sheep & Wool Show

Dell, African & Dumisa had huge success at the Australian Sheep & Wool show and DSSA Southern Region Show 2018, winning:

  • Senior & Grand Champion White Dorper Ewe - African
  • Junior Champion White Dorper Ram - African
  • Junior Champion Dorper Ewe
  • Senior Champion & Reserve Champion Dorper Ewe - Dell
  • Grand Champion Dorper Ewe - Dell
  • Reserve Junior Champion Dorper Ram - Dumisa
  • Reserve Senior Champion Dorper Ram - Dell  

And Much More!                            

                                                                                          Grand Champion Dorper Ewe & White Dorper Ewe - Dell 160014 & African 170026 


Reserve Senior Champion - Dell 160797









Reserve Senior Champion - Dell 160797                                                                                  Junior Champion - African 170606

2017 National White Dorper & Dorper Show

Dell African & Dumisa had huge success at the Australian Sheep & Wool show and National White Dorper & Dorper Show 2017, winning both the Supreme White Dorper & the Supreme Dorper Exhibit!

Supreme White Dorper - African 160542 











Supreme Dorper - Dell 140076 

Dell 'Stretchy" 140076 took out the supreme ribbon for a third time in a row! 











Below is a full list of their results. 

Junior Champion White Dorper Ewe - Dumisa.   

Junior Champion White Dorper Ram - African.   
Grand Champion White Dorper Ram - African.

Senior Champion Dorper Ewe - Dell.   

Reserve Senior Champion Dorper Ewe - Dell.
Grand Champion Dorper Ewe - Dell.

Junior Champion Dorper Ram - Dell.  

Reserve Senior Champion Dorper Ram - Dell.
Grand Champion Dorper Ram - Dell.

2016 National Dorper & White Dorper Show

At the 2016 Australian Sheep and Wool Show & National Dorper Show, Dell Dorpers "Stretchy" 140076 came equal in the Supreme Droper Exhibit with Kaya Dorpers.

That makes it 8 out 9 years that Dell have won!

Picture below of Dell Stretchy 140076 the Senior, Grand Champion & Supreme Dorper Exhibit at the ASWS & the National Dorper Show 2016

Dell Stretchy also went on to win the Interbreed clean skin exhibit!

Dell Won the group class section of the Interbreed clean skin exhibit with 150045, 150112 & 150092

2016 Southern Region Supreme Dorper & White Dorper Sale

Dell Dorpers β€œFreddie” 140186 toped the sale going for $ 7 000.

He was sold to Pat, Brad & Tanya,  Edson Black, Keith, SA  

Supreme Dorper & White Dorper Sale Results 2015

Sold 3 rams to top of $ 2 800 and 3 ewes to top of $ 5 000

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Supreme Dorper & White Dorpers Show 2015

At the Australian Sheep & Wool Show Dell Dorpers have won the SUPREME DORPER EXHIBIT 7 out of 8 years including 2015!  This means Dell has had the best Dorper in the shed!


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3rd Dell, African & Dumisa On Property Sale 2014

Dell Dorpers top price of $ 11 000 sold to the a partnership of Hewitt Family of Olsen Park Dorpers, Koondrook, VIC & the Trazzera family of Oakview Dorpers, Toolamba, VIC




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