WALCHA SHOW SOCIETY
7th, 27th February 2016
2017 dates to be confirmed
FIRST HELD IN 1878
Adults $10 Children (under 17) $2 (under 6 ) Free
Membership. Why not become a member?
For $25 you recieve a members pass, a guest pass and 2 childs passes which give you free admission at any time as well as free entry to most pavilion sections.
For $15 you recieve a member pass plus free entry to pavilion sections.
OFFICE HOURS. The office on the showground is open every Friday from 10am to 3pm. except show week when it is open from 8am to 5pm every day.
Friday Merino sheep, Prime lamb hoof & hook, full horse ring programe, show jumping, amazing pavilion with large wool section, craft sections, vegetables and farm produce, large photography section, separate horticulture pavilion. We also have many trade exhibitors and wonderful support from the Showmen's Guild. In the evening there are fireworks, dog high jumping and Bungy Pulling.
Saturday. All the pavilions, stud cattle, pet show, peanut drop ( 25kg of peanuts dropped into the middle of the ring from a plane, 5 special colored ones for the children to claim prizes.) demolition derby and in the evening a bull ride.
SHOW SECTION ENTRIES. All entries are taken by section stewards on the appointed day and time. Wool must be delivered by 5pm on the Tues. of show week. Photograpthy must be entered at the show office by noon on the Monday prior to the show. Horticulture can be delivered on the Thursday or before 9 am on the Friday of the show. All other pavilion sections are taken between 8am and 10am on the Thursday prior to the show. Poultry is only on Saturday and entries will be taken on Friday or early Saturday. Sheep and Prime Lambs are on Friday and must be at the ground by 10am. Horse entries are all post entries by paying the entry fee at the broadcast box office prior to entering the ring. Cattle must be entered by entry form recieved by the cattle steward at least a week prior to the show.