OUR STORY: BRISBANE’S LOCAL AND ONLINE BUTCHER

FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED FOR 5 GENERATIONS

Carina North Quality Meats is owned and run by Michael James, a fifth generation butcher who has had a lifelong love affair with butchery. Michael takes great care in sourcing his products, taking the time to get to know the Australian farmers who work tirelessly to provide excellent cuts — and the Brisbane locals who enjoy them. Michael heads a team of experienced professionals who share his passion for careful workmanship, convenient shopping and friendly service.

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Carina North Team

A LOCAL BUTCHER FOR THE LOCALS

Carina North Quality Meats stands for supporting Australian farmers and providing the Brisbane community with excellent, tasty meats at affordable prices. Got some meaty questions? We’re here to help; whether it’s sausages for your local school fete, steak for a family barbeque or game meat for your special dinner party, you will always be met with a smile and helpful advice about the best ways to prepare and serve your meat of choice. Our customers are our number one priority; Carina North Quality Meats value their loyal patrons and can’t wait to meet new ones, so drop in for a visit at our Carina location (just minutes away from BelmontTarragindi, Holland Park and Carindale). You can also shop online for our range of quality meats and try our meat delivery in Brisbane service.

PROUDLY 100% AUSTRALIAN MEAT

Whether in store or online, Carina North Quality Meats is a butcher that only sells 100% Australian meat. Our cuts are MSA-grade and sourced from our hard-working, local farmers.

Building and maintaining strong partnerships with the farmers is essential to Carina North Quality Meats. That’s why Michael takes the time each year to travel across Australia and visit the farmers and families producing our delicious products. You can ask him about his visits next time you’re in store.

ETHICAL FARMING AND A CUT FOR EVERY OCCASION

Carina North Quality Meats believe that ethical farming leads to tastier products. We are proud to stock grass-fed beef and lamb, free-range pork, chicken and turkey and more. We’re committed to providing for our entire community, so we’re happy to provide a wide selection of gluten-free and vegetarian options. And of course, we can’t forget the most important members of our community: our pets! We even stock nutritious dog bones for your beloved pup! You can purchase all these products in store and online. (Why order meat online? Read here.)

MICHAEL JAMES — AUSTRALIA’S 2016 WORLD BUTCHER’S CHALLENGE TEAM CAPTAIN

2016 saw Carina North Quality Meats owner Michael James competing in the World Butcher’s Challenge, leading the charge as captain of the Australian Butchers Guild team captain. The World Butcher’s Challenge is an international butchery showcase and competition between the world’s best butchers. Click here for more information about the Australian Butchers Guild.

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