The world's premier shearing and wool handling championship.
The three-day event encompasses novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing competitions along with junior, senior and open wool handling events and wool pressing competitions, as well as the coveted triathlon award.
Up to 400 competitors, National & International, will converge on Masterton for the three days of competition.
The major events, finals, and live entertainment are held on Friday & Saturday night.
The Golden Shears is great family viewing with atmosphere action, and excitement.
Don't miss your chance to be a part of it.