The best sheep shearers, wool pressers and wool handlers put it all on the line for the title in this Shearing and Woolhandling Championship each year in March. In 2020 the event celebrates its 60th anniversary. Be here March 4,5,6 and 7th March 2020.
Held at the War Memorial Stadium in Masterton, people flock (get it… sheep joke!) from all over to get a glimpse of speed shearing at its best.
The three day event encompasses novice, junior, intermediate, senior and open shearing competitions along with junior, senior and open wool handling events and singles wool pressing competitions, as well as the coveted triathlon award.
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