The South West Slopes Stud Merino Breeders Annual Field Day provides a day full of interest and enjoyment for sheep breeders and visitors alike with a wide range of Merino sheep genetics on show. The Stud displays are under cover of marquees in an ideal venue for this time of year.

President - Steve PhillipsA very warm welcome is extended to everyone attending our Annual Field Day.

This is a day allowing time to meet and talk with people who are passionate leaders in the production, marketing and retail of Merino Sheep and Wool. I look forward to seeing you there.

Steve Phillips, President

SWS Stud Merino Breeders Field Day Booklet


  • 9.00am – Sheep to be penned
  • 10.00am – Field Day starts

    • Merino Studs on display
    • Wool fashions and products on display
    • Sheep handling equipment and sheep dog display
    • Farm Machinery on display
    • Industry Specialists on hand providing up to date information
    • Judging Event: 2019 SWSSMB Pen of three Merino Hogget Rams – Wendouree Perpetual Shield, proudly sponsored by C J Anderson & Co PTY LTD
  • 12.00pm

    • Judging of the 2019 SWS Stud Merino Breeders Ram of The Year proudly sponsored by Bromar Engineering and Riverina Wool Testers.
    • Announcement of winners and presentation of prizes for the Stud competitions and Bill Carter Memorial Trophy for Spectators Choice, proudly sponsored by Schute Bell Badgery Lumby.
  • 4.30am – Field Day finishes

Throughout the day these representatives from AWI will be available to discuss with Woolgrowers any matters they may wish to talk about:

  • Henry Ridge – AWI Wool Grower Services
  • Wendie Ridgley – AWI Industry Events Manager


Over 50 Merino Studs on display under cover!
Tuesday 3rd September 2019, commencing 10am
At Harden Showground – Corner of North and Woolrych Streets Harden NSW 2587.

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