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With over 45 Country Shows held each year in South Australia, there is no reason why you shouldn't and couldn't attend "an experience of country life" in your area...

 

LATEST NEWS

 

:: Sponsor Thank you page

Attached for download is the sponsor thank you page for your individual show book

>>   Download the Thank you document

 

:: 2017 Rural Ambassador Announced

An Agricultural teacher from Orroroo in the Southern Flinders Ranges has been announced as the 2017 State Rural Ambassador. Read the full Media Release here. 

      Winner:  Sarah Hazel

      Runner up:  Stephan Anesbury

      Runner up:  Kate Fairlie

      Click here to read the media release

       Click here to access the contact details of the winners

     * Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *
     (Photo L-R: Stephan Anesbury, Sarah Hazel and Kate Fairlie)

 

:: 2017 Young Rural Ambassador Announced

      Winner:  Lachy Johnson

      Runner up:  Rebekah Starick

      Click here to read the media release

       Click here to access the contact details of the winners

     * Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *

 

:: 2016 Rural Ambassador Announced

Winner:  Will Bray (middle)
Runner Up:  Tom Hunter and Shannon Donoghue

 * Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *

 

:: 2016 Young Judges Champions are getting ready for Melbourne

It was great to have some of our Young Judges present at the SA Country Shows Symposium and Young Rural Ambassador Dinner in July. These Young Judges received their unforms from Marino Uniforms, that they will be wearing when they compete at the National Young Judges Championships in September. 

Caitlin Heppner, Merino Fleece Young Judge, Tahlia Lockwood; Meat Sheep Young Judge and Tegan Afford; Dairy Cattle Handler were present at the Dinner. Sponsors Lyn Bissi, Milton King and Simon Bowering were in attendance representing Marino Uniforms. 

(Left - Right, back row: Milton King, Tegan Afford, Lyn Bissi, Janet King (SA Country Shows President), Simon Bowering.
Front: Tahlia Lockwood, Caitlin Heppner)

 

:: 2016 Young Rural Ambassador Announced

Winner:  Caitlin Marshall (Right)
Runner Up:  Georgie Beighton (Left)

 * Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *

Download Media Release

 

:: Country Show Waiver Forms

Please find the links below to the insurance waivers for your use:

Animal Handling Waiver (Bulk) 2016

Animal Handling Waiver (Individual) 2016

Horse Waiver 2016

Participation Waiver (Bulk) 2016

Participation Waiver (Individual) 2016

 

:: 2015 Rural Ambassador Winner Announced

      Winner:  Jeremy Schutz

      Runner up:  Cassie Ryan

      Runner up:  Damien Liebelt

      Click here to view the media release
     

      Click here to view the contact details of the winners
 

      (left to right:  Cassie Ryan, Jeremy Schulz, Damien Liebelt)

     * Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *

 

 

:: Country Shows in Generational Change

"Country Shows in generational change in South Australia as youth targeted for involvement - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation"

Click here to see the article featuring the Rural Ambassadors

 

:: 2015 Young Rural Ambassador Announced

 

Winner:  Kahlia Jenke
Runner Up:  Hayley Lewis

 * Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *

Download Media Release

 

:: Celebration of Past Young Rural Ambassador Winners - 2006-2014

Row 3: Carly Gogel 2013, Jeremy Schutz 2009
Row 2: Alistair Keller 2014, William Denholm 2010, John Nicholas 2006
Row 1: Emily Coote 2007, Kahlia Jenke 2015, McKeely Maney 2012, Peter Angus YRA Coordinator

* Photo courtesy of the Stock Journal, Fairfax Media *


:: SA Country Shows now on Facebook! Find us on facebook

SA Country Shows has now established a facebook page to share news, photos and information from around our SA shows. "Like" our page and help us promote country shows in South Australia.

The page can be accessed via the link www.facebook.com/sacountryshows or by typing "SA Country Shows" into your facebook search.


:: Show Memorabilia

When cleaning out that old suitcase, box or chest of drawers please take the time to look for any Show related material - photographs, prize certificiates, prize lists, catalogues, ribbons, rosettes, medals or posters.
For items relating to your local area, contact the secretary of your local show society.
If the items are from the Royal Adelaide Show, please contact archivist Marilyn Ward at the Adelaide Showground by phone (08) 8210 5218 or email mward@adelaideshowground.com.au.