Dalby is a long way from Mount Isa but the North West was well represented at the 45th annual Dalby ASH Sale at the Dalby Showgrounds on Sunday.
Overall 152 quality Australian Stock Horses sold for an average of $9974.
The top price of $35,000 was achieved at auction twice on Saturday evening, and a mare passed-in at $26,000 on Sunday sold later for the same price during the sale session.
In a breakdown of the catalogue 57 geldings sold to average $9868, 90 mares averaged $9705, and six stallions averaged $16,000.
It was Romeos Kitty offered by Bill Carey of Goondiwindi, who passed the mare in at $26,000 and later sold her for $35,000 to Marcus and Shelly Curr, Yelvertoft Station, 100km west of Mount Isa.
Also making good money was the eight-year-old back mare Common Destiny offered by the Penny family, Kilcoy and sold to the Teece family, Mareeba for $30,500.I
Craig and Belinda Ellrot, Big House, Morinish sold a four-year-old stallion Big House Matlock for $21,000 to Peter and Melissa Hill, Clarke Creek, near Marlborough.