Walcha Agricultural Show
Friday 08 March 2024 to Saturday 09 March 2024
Walcha's Annual Agricultural Show highlights the best local products from Walcha and the surrounding districts.
Enjoy the sheep shearing and fleece displays; horticulture and local farm produce; the cattle and horse events including dressage, hacking, sporting and jumping; the rodeo events, wood-chopping, poultry and dogs and pets.
See the high quality art and photography by the talented artistic community - a crowd drawing section of the pavilion; woodwork and handicraft; cooking, preserves, jams and jelly; vegetables, needlework, knitting and crochet. There are exhibits from the local schools, the Hostel, Nursing Home, and Day Care.
Sideshow Alley has rides for children, big and small at heart and of course fairy floss, show-bags and dagwood-dogs are a show favourite.
Highlights on Friday include Ring Events, Wool Forum, Yard Dog Trials, Apsley River Challenge - Heats, and Dog Jumping, all wrapped up with the finale of fabulous fireworks.
Saturday's highlights include Ring Events, Apsley River Challenge - Final, Sheep shearing, Ag Bike Competition, the wild Demolition Derby with a very entertaining rodeo and steer roping competition to conclude.
On Sunday the final ring events will be held, followed by the Grand Parade.
Actively welcomes people with access needs.
Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
Caters for people with high support needs who travel with a support person
Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)