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welcome to e c throsby

The Throsby Family have been processing livestock in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales for over 70 years, with the current processing facility being located at Whittingham NSW Australia.  Whittingham is situated just 10km from Singleton and only 2.5 hours north of Sydney by car.

E C Throsby Pty Ltd is a privately owned, 100%  Australian, beef processing company.  Our Beef Processing Facility is an Export Registered Establishment through the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment, under Establishment number 486. 

E C  Throsby is an industry leader in the processing of cows and bulls and distributing these products across the globe.  We ensure all products are produced in accordance the company's Approved Arrangement, within customer and country requirements,  HACCP Plan, export legislation and AUS-Meat requirements.  Our commitment to our farmers, customers and workforce is paramount throughout the entire process.  

We are an equal opportunity, multi-cultural employer, we go above and beyond to provide employees with a safe working environment, a positive work-life balance and plenty of opportunities for personal and career growth.  We have varied career paths including, Production, Quality Assurance, Administration, Warehousing, Cattle Work, Supervision as well as Management roles.  Our diversity sets us aside from many other industries. We look for the individuals who stand out and show they have the ability to make a contribution to the company. 

We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our company and encourage you to contact us to find out more, or how you can be a part of the E.C. Throsby story.

Our History

The Throsby Family have been processing livestock in the Hunter Valley with more than “70 Years” experience since 1951. The current processing facility in Whittingham commencing operations in 2000. E.C. Throsby has evolved into one of Australia’s leading national and export quality meat suppliers.

E C Throsby works closely with area livestock producers on their live cattle marketing.  We strive to add as much value as possible to their operation.  Relationships are key to success.  We consider all cattle suppliers, vendors and beef customers as integral parts of our company family.

For more than 70 yrs,successive generations of the Throsby family have provided the world with healthy Australian meat and the business remains 100% family - owned and operated.


E C Throsby is a progressive beef processor whose products are marketed worldwide. The plant processes cows and bulls, and produces product lines such as Bone In & Boneless Beef (Manufacturing & Primal Cuts), Offals, Fancy Meats and Tripe for the export and domestic markets. Our company exports approximately 95% of our products to countries including USA, Canada, Mexico, Indonesia, China, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the Middle East just to name a few.  In addition to the high quality beef and offal products produced, we are also able to supply associated byproducts including gall, hides, meat and bone meal, and tallow.

The company has Halal Accreditation, and ensures all products are produced in accordance with the company's Approved Arrangements, HACCP, Relevant Australian standards, Aus-Meat requirements and relevant regulatory requirements, to access our trade partners. We focus on producing beef products, to the highest food safety standard.