LachRiver Merino & Poll Merino Stud

Producing the best in Merino Sheep in NSW and Australia

Welcome to LachRiver

LachRiver has been delivering good results since we registered in 2012. Our aim is to build a long term relationship with our clients and provide top genetics at a realistic value.

Richard and Debbie Chalker both off the land and from a shearing and wool growing background has over 32 years experience in breeding merino sheep. We are now focusing on the stud industry aiming to breed a modern day merino sheep with plenty of wool.

We respect our clients and welcome any feedback and suggestions. Use our Contact us page to tell what we are doing right or where we can make improvements.

Top selling Merino Ram LachRiver Sale

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Richard Chalker

Brad Chalker

Rick Power

Paul Kelly

On Property Sale


Offering 60 Specially Selected Horn and Poll Rams.
lnspections from 10am, Sale at 1pm
Using the Helmsman system

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2020 Newsletter


This year we have started collecting raw data in our Stud with the assistance of Rick Power and Sally Martin.
Read all about it in our newsletter.

LachRiver Merino and Poll Merino Stud Newsletter
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Latest News

2020 Top Price Ram

December 17th, 2020|

This Merino ram sold for a top price of $12,000 at the 2020 LachRiver On Property Ram Sale - to Cottage Park in Cooma.


December 17th, 2020|

2020 arrived and April brought rain, it appeared as though the drought was finally breaking, everyone was excited. The wool market was still strong, the lamb market was looking at $10/kg, and the mutton market was at an all time high. Then Covid-19 arrived and things changed overnight. Amazingly,

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2021 Ram Sale

December 15th, 2020|

On Property Ram Sale Thursday 23rd September 2021 Offering 60 Specially Selected Horn and

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