Events

Young Farmer Challenge

YFC

  • Prize Money 1st $1000.00 . 2nd $500.00 . 3rd $250.00
  • Contact Luke Drayton 0407 908 212
  • Online Team Registration – fill out registration form below or register well before the event begins on Saturday down in the main arena or at the Show Office.
  • Team Entry $20.00

Do you live in rural NSW? Are you up for a challenge?

If so, then the Young Farmer’s Challenge is the ultimate test, with some great prizes up for grabs.

The Young Farmer Challenge is designed to promote excellence in farming and showcase the involvement of youth in agriculture through a display of the skills, equipment and techniques farmers use every day. Emphasis is placed on completing each challenge in the fastest time with the correct technique and safe work method.


Thank you to our main event sponsor MacCallum Inglis.

And to all of our sponsors:
Muralla Stud,  Turanville Shorthorns,  IMS Mechanical Muswellbrook,  PPS Muswellbrook
Railway Hotel Muswellbrook,  Vet And Pet Centre Aberdeen,  Hunter Fabrication


What you need to know:

  1. The competition is open to teams of four young people (18 – 35yrs) involved in farming or other areas of the agricultural industry. Teams must be made up of at least one male and one female competitor.
  2. Work boots, long sleeve, collared shirt and hat or (PPE Helmet and Gloves when required) must be worn at all times during the Challenges otherwise ELIMINATION.
  3. Please bring water to drink and sunscreen to the Young Farmer’s Challenge.
  4. Entry is $20.00 per team. Pre enter at the show office or entries can be taken on the day.
  5. Winning team will have the opportunity represent Upper Hunter Show at the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show.
  6. Prizes will include tickets to the 2018 Royal Easter Show, Team T-Shirts plus more.
  7. Be at the Muswellbrook Showground Saturday 1st April for the run down on activities.

Waiver Form:

Print or download.
AGRICULTURAL SOCIETIES COUNCIL OF NEW SOUTH WALES LIMITED PARTICIPANT RISK ACKNOWLEDGEMENT & WAIVER


Team Registration

Please fill out all details to register your team for the Upper Hunter Show Young Farmer Challenge. Direct phone contact can be made to Luke Drayton 0407 908 212.
Team Leader Name:*
E-mail:*
YFC Team Name:
Mobile:*
3 Other Team Members Names:
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SHOW ENTRY TICKET
TWO DAY PASS (Friday and Saturday)

  • Family Pass $50 (2 adults, up to 3 children)
  • Adult $25

ONE DAY PASS

  • Family Pass $30 (2 adults, up to 3 children)
  • Adult $15
  • Child (up to 14yrs) $5
  • Pensioner $5
  • Vehicle (all) $5

Free gate entry to Horse Show Sunday