Mawarra Genetics 44 th Annual Sale Report, 2017. International and interstate visitors joined a strong Gippsland contingent at the Sykes family’s Longford property on Monday, March 27, for their 44 th Annual Sale. Mawarra’s reputation for industry-leading genetics saw strong competition from both stud and commercial producers, with the previously recorded on property top-price of $22,000 being equalled, and then beaten, twice. At the conclusion of the sale 73 bulls had sold, from the 92 offered, to record an average of $8220, which was $1000 above the 2016 result. Bulls were sold into Tasmania, New South Wales and South Australia. East read more..