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Celebrating our 150th Show in 2023

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Mount Barker Show
Next Show: 25 March 2023 (HIA 26 Mar)

Mount Barker Showgrounds
Howard Lane, Mt Barker

President: Jocelyn Fry
Secretary: Sally Woodward
Treasurer: Helen Marshall

PO Box 844, Mt Barker  SA  5251
Ph: 0448 197 730

Adults $10
Pensioners/students & concession card holders $5
Children under 12 FREE when accompanied by a paying adult

Saturday - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Sunday (Horse Event) - 8:30am - 4:30pm

Mt Barker Show happens 9.00am to 4.30pm this year on Saturday March 25th March. The Horses in Action Show is on the Sunday 26th March, at the Polo Grounds, Mount Barker.

 The Show is a fun day for people of all ages and interests. Activities range from rides and games for the very young, through more exotic rides and a climbing wall for the teens including a variety of live music and family games. Food, food, glorious food abounds and again the variety caters for all tastes. Classic cars will keep the dads happy and cooking and shopping at the wide variety of Stalls will please the mums. The exhibition marquees are packed to the rafters with the cream of the District's produce and creative endeavors.  There will also be Fashion Parades, Weightlifting, Fencing (of the sword type) and Karate Demonstrations, Inter-School Scone making Competitions.

Mt Barker hosted the 2021 CDSA semi-finals for the Rich Fruit Cake and Genoa Cake Competitions. Miss the judging?  Catch it up on Youtube.

  • Agricultural Produce
  • Art
  • Beer
  • British Sheep
  • British Wool
  • Caged Birds
  • Cattle - Beef
  • Cookery
  • Cut Flowers
  • Dairy Produce
  • Floral Art
  • Goats - Dairy & Miniature
  • Handicrafts
  • Horses - In Action (Sunday)
  • Young Judges - Sheep - Stock
  • Merino Sheep
  • Merino Wool
  • Needlework
  • Pets
  • Photography
  • Pot Plants
  • Poultry
  • Preserves
  • Vegetables
  • Working Horses
  • Rich Fruit Cake Competition
  • Genoa Cake Competition
  • CWA/LAUCKE Scone Competition
  • Young Rural Ambassador Award
  • Rural Ambassador Award