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Invercargill Poultry & Pigeon Club 2008 Show

When:

Sat 10 May 2008–Sun 11 May 2008, 10:00am–5:00pm

Where: Kennington - Southland Kennel Club,, Clapham Road, Kennington, Invercargill

Ticket Information:

  • Adult: $2.00
  • Additional fees may apply

Listed by: prussianblue

98th Annual Show

Club Management comprises:

Patron: Russell McNeill
Life Members: D.N Calvert, K.Scott, N.L Webster, E.J. Cheyne, D. Service, M. Tucker, K. Bray, Mrs A. McDonald, Mrs I. Robinson.

Office Bearers:
President: Kelly Bray, Secretary/ Treasurer: Maurice Tucker, Show Secretary: Jill Maxwell, 451 Falconer Rd, R.D.5, Gore 9775.
Asst Show secretary: Messers Ken Scott and Alann Cairns,
Show Manager: Kelly Bray, Club Committee: Messers Service, Scott, Bray, R. Wilson Tucker and Mrs A. McDonald.

Protest Committee: Messers Cairns, Scott, Service, Bray and Mrs A. McDonald.

Otago – Southland Sheild 2007 – 2008 for White Silkie and Australorpe bantam.
A $75 prize and shield for most points obtained by a breeders entries in these classes in five shows on a local circuit in the South Island namely Dunedin, Taieri, Milton, Oamaru and Invercargill.

Unmarked catalogues available at $3

Judges:
Game Fowl - Brian Frazer, Rangiora
Light breed Poultry – Stuart Phipps, Ashburton.
Heavy Breed Poultry- Eric Williams, Mosgiel / Dunedin.
Ducks - Doug Bain, Dunsandel.
Game Bantams – Brian Frazer.
Fancy Bantams - Sheldon Gunn, Greytown.
Cagebirds – John Hunter.

Championships being competed for:

New Zealand Championships (Male or Female) – Light breed – Leghorn any other colour, Heavy Breed – Australorpe, Wyandotte - White, Ducks- Indian Runner, Fancy bantam- Pekin any other colour, Wyandotte Partridge. Fancy Pigeons – Pigmy Pouter AOC, West of England Tumbler [groused]. Cage birds- Budgerigar Opaline Green series.

South Island Championships – Game Fowl Poultry for Old English Game Female – Duckwing , Spangle. Light Breed- Hamburg other than penciled. Heavy Breed male – Wyandotte Silver. Ducks – Male Cayuga, Female Pekin. Game Bantams – male light red, female brown red. Fancy bantams – male pekin white. Pigeons – Flown Homers, Male Over 250 km & Under 349 km [Old Birds]. Female 800 & under 949 km.

All these championships require a first prize exhibit in their classes.

Penning: Friday 9th May from 3pm on to 9pm.

Contacts:
Kelly Bray – (03) 213 0558.
Maurice Tucker – (03) 216 6653.
Show Secretary- Jill Maxwell (03) 204 8056, maxwells-4@hotmail.com

Lots of birds for sale, raffles and scratchies. Kitchen food and teas available.

Watch that poultry lay rubber . . . Bert Munro would have loved this one.

See you there. It is a great drive down from Dunedin for the day, so much to see in lovely green Southland.

Lots of second hand and antique shops on the way . . .