some of the fun and attractions that were enjoyed
at the 135th Yankalilla Show
Entertainment throughout the day on both the shearing shed stage and the main stage (variety of live music and shearing demonstrations)..Show rides and Sideshow attractions, camel & pony rides, hands on animal nursery, market stalls, main hall showcasing the competitive exhibits, Aldinga & Sellicks Spinners & Knitters Shorn to Worn demonstration - fleece turned into wearable items, art pavilion, photography, show bags, and plenty of food and lots more.....
The official opening was at 12 noon by Australia's last gun shearer - John Hutchinson.
Special Attractions for the 2017 show included
Radicool Reptiles - hands on with our reptile friends in the Normanville Natural Resource Centre marquee.
The Amazing Drumming Monkeys - three performances (10.30, 11.30, 1.30).
Flavella (Roving Snake Performer).
Scott Stunz - Magician.
Gates opened at 9am for the public. Cost is $10 adult, $5 children between 5 and 15, children under 5 free. Aged concession only.
Horses in Action
New in 2017 we have different events in the third ring to encourage young riders.
We are awarding winners with Prize ribbons
download details here
Your Help Required
If you would like to help with the 2018 show, then please contact us. All skills required and needed to run another successful show. Planning has already started for 2018, so it is never too early.
Rural Ambassador Award
Are you young and enthusiastic about rural life?
Do you enjoy travelling and meeting new people?
Are you involved in your local community?
The Rural Ambassador award aims to highlight the importance of youth in rural South Australia and in particular the agricultural show movement. The award provides a great opportunity to give young people a forum to express their views through education and experience and develop closer links with the primary industries in South Australia.
go to http://www.sacountryshows.com/pages/rural-ambassador.php for more details