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105th Invercargill Poultry Show

105th Invercargill Poultry Show

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When:

  • Sat 9 Jul ’16, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
  • Sun 10 Jul ’16, 9:30am – 1:30pm

Where:

Southland Kennel Association, 126 Kennington Road, Invercargill

Restrictions:

All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Adults: $5.00
  • Family: $10.00
  • Children: $2.00

An annual show put on by the Invercargill Poultry & Pigeon Club run to conventions of the South Island Association of Poultry Clubs of New Zealand.

Raffles - Souvenirs - Bird Sales
The show features most of all the old breeds of poultry, pigeons, ducks, game, game bantams, fancy bantams and cage birds, plus various egg classes (including decorated eggs - art mate!). See the hens your grandmother and grandfather had.

This year it is one of the third last shows in the South Island show circuit, held at Kennington about a few kms north of Invercargill off the Main South Road.

Best deal is to take all the family.

Schedules are available now from:
Ava Hunt, Show Secretary
Email - ava.hunt@xtra.co.nz
Phone - (03) 215 6748 or Mobile - 027 275 4713

Bank Details for the club fees are:
Invercargill Poultry and Pigeon Club - SBS Bank, Account No. 03 1355 0560175 00.
Add a $1.00 for snail postage with your entries. Entries positively close on Friday close to 17th June 2015.

Highly esteemed Show Managers are:
Ross Brown - 03 208 0481
Bryce Horrell - 03236 0513
486 Ryan Rd, Oreti Plains, Winton 9783
Email: brycejohorrell@gmail.com

South Island Championships are being competed for by exhibitors and their birds. Up to 25 South Island Championships:

Judges for 2016 are:
- Hard Feather Fowl & Hard Feather Bantams - John Taylor Ashburton
- Water Fowl - Richard Price, Mosgiel, Dunedin
- Light Breed Poultry- Karen Taylor, Ashburton
- Heavy Breed Poultry - John Taylor
- Fancy Bantams - Robin Thompson, St Andrews, Sth Canterbury
- Homer (all types) and Fancy Pigeons - Barry Rae, Awamoa, Oamaru
- Eggs - Nolene Thompson, St Andrews, South Canterbury

Hot hearty southland meals and Grannies viddels available - Soup, raffles to die for - sale birds, children's classes. The penning day for exhibitors is Friday 8th July, 2016.
With a Hearty 'Hi Oh, Silver !' to the Invercargill Show.

On the Saturday evening; at 6:30pm An evening meal for exhibitors, judges, intenders and the strange and curious is to be held at the Ocean Seafood Chinese Restuarant, 282 Dee Street, Invercargill. Ladies bring a plate and Gents a mermaid. Plates wil be provided).

We require an indication of those attending for seat numbers and to tell the fishermen how many fish to catch, count the chips that sort of thing? Be prepared to discuss eloquently the subjects of the essential Southland Swede and the dicotohomy of the encroching Beet. Seems the Herbicide tolerant Swede's leaves are toxic and farmers are not doing a slow transition onto this winter feed resulting in a lot of sickness and deaths in herds.

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