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2020 - 20th Annual National Show

Unfortunately our show has been cancelled for now due to coronavirus - update 24/04/2020

Venue: Mudgee Poultry Club as part of their Rare Breeds Show

The Show will be held in late July - date to be confirmed

Note: The Show will return to Canberra at Exhibition Park as part of the Royal Canberra Poultry Show in 2021 on the Queen's Birthday Long Weekend of June

The show schedule and entry form will be emailed to club members in May/June. If you would like more information about the show please contact:

Heather Proctor -  0400 335 080 or

Enter online or download a show schedule and entry form by clicking on the link below

Stay tuned

Judges: TBA (Bantam) and TBA (Standard)

Chief Steward: TBA (for Brahma and Cochin)

Show Date: xxxxxx TBA July 2020

Time: 9 am

Entries: Contact TBA

Entries close TBA. Please return entries as soon as possible to make life easier for the show organisers.

Entry Fees:
See show schedule and entry form available for download from the link above.

Note: For both B rahma and Cochin - within each colour class there will be the four sections; Cock, Hen, Cockerel and Pullet.


Brahma Classes: 

The “Premier 3” Classes
Partridge includes Gold and Blue Gold

All other Classes
Columbian AC (All other colours with a columbian pattern) includes Blue Light, Buff Columbian, Blue Buff Columbian, and White Buff Columbian. Note - the exception is the Light (Silver based Columbian) which has its own class (see Premier 3 classes above).


Self Colour AC includes, Black, Buff and Blue

Barred AC includes Barred, Cuckoo, Buff Cuckoo, Barred Light, Barred Buff Columbian, Gold Crele and Silver Crele

AOC (All other colours) includes Chamois, Salmon, Splash, Speckled, Gold Laced, Silver Laced, Blue Laced Gold and others


Cochin Classes:


Self Colour Any Colour (black, Blue, White etc)

Partridge (including Blue Partridge)

AOC (All other colours)


The following awards will also be presented (one sash for each class included in the CRPS):

• Grand Champion of Show Brahma or Cochin (sash and trophy)

• Champion Standard Brahma (sash and trophy)

• Champion Bantam Brahma (sash and trophy)

• Champion Cochin (sash and trophy)

• Reserve Champion Standard Brahma (sash)

• Reserve Champion Bantam Brahma (sash)

• Reserve Champion Cochin (sash)

• Best Bantam AORC Brahma (sash)

• Best Bantam ARC Cockerel Breeding Female Brahma (sash)

• Best Bantam ARC Pullet Breeding Male Brahma (sash)

• Best Bantam Buff Columbian Brahma (sash)

• Best Bantam Dark Brahma (sash)

• Best Bantam Light Brahma (sash)

• Best Bantam Partridge Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard AORC Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard ARC Cockerel Breeding Female Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard ARC Pullet Breeding Male Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard Barred AC Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard Columbian AC Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard Dark Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard Light Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard Partridge Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard Self-coloured AC Brahma (sash)

• Best Standard AORC Cochin (sash)

• Best Standard Buff Cochin (sash)

Recognition Awards:

• Cindy Pretty Breeder of the Year Award

• Lance Hicks Memorial Award

• K&C Abuid Award for Best Bantam Light Brahma

• Bryan Jon Meade Award for Best Standard Dark Brahma *new*

• Don Jones Award for Best Bantam Dark Brahma

• Rob Gollop Award for Best Standard Partridge Brahma *new*

• George Childs Award for Best Bantam Partridge Brahma

- Champion Junior

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The AGM will take place on XXXXXX 8 July, 2020 at a time TBA, Council Room (at showgrounds). The agenda will be emailed out to financial members in May/June.

Note: An informal dinner will be held on the Friday nights before the show for members, exhibitors and those just wanting to talk chook. Contact Heather Proctor for more info. 

The Show Dinner is being held at xxxxpm xxxxxx July xxxx At TBA Cost - TBA (approx. xxx places available). 

For more information email -

Heather Proctor - 0400 335 080 or for more information.

Some exhibitors will be staying in town on Sunday night after the show and will meet for dinner - location and time to be organised on the day of the show.

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