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Established in 1956, Oakey Beef Exports in Queensland’s Darling Downs region is one of Australia’s largest beef processing plants, employing more than 800 people from Oakey, Toowoomba and the surrounding districts.

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Company NH Foods

Product Meat products


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NH Foods Australia purchased Oakey Beef Exports in 1986 and have since set about rebuilding the facility into an award winning, vertically integrated supply chain business.

Oakey Beef Exports specialises in processing the highest quality grainfed (100 to 300+ days) and grassfed cattle for beef markets across Australia and the world.

The plant is a fully integrated slaughtering, fabricating, chilling, freezing and rendering facility that processes up to 1,200 cattle per day.

Oakey Beef Exports is Aus Meat A+ accredited, BRC Global Standards accredited and operates under the principles of HACCP under the Approved Arrangement Guidelines, regulated by the Australian Quarantine Inspection Services and halal accredited.

Oakey Beef Exports products are sought after internationally, with markets including Japan, USA, Republic of Korea, European Union, Canada, Taiwan and China.


  • Chilled and frozen grainfed beef
  • Chilled and frozen red and white offal
  • Beef by-products including tallow, meat and bone meal, bone chips, gall and pharmaceuticals

All manufacturing products packed to chemical lean content.