Lucindale Campdraft 2015

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 by

The annual Lucindale Campdraft was held at Yakka Park, Lucindale in the Southeast of South Australia. Held over the Easter weekend of3rd, 4th & 5th April and what a fantastic turn out. The long weekend this year allowed the committee to run 9 events, being a Ladies Draft, Encourage, Juvenile & Junior Drafts, Novice, Open,

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Stanthorpe Campdraft 2015

Friday, 22 May 2015 by

WHILE most mothers took Sunday as an opportunity to have a sleep in and breakfast in bed, Amanda Day was up at the crack of dawn working horses and organising her children in time for the Stanthorpe campdraft. For the past six years the Day family – small crop growers from Nundubbermere – have spent

STALWART supporter of campdrafting, Robert O’Sullivan won the Twin Hills Quartpot open camp draft on his impressive young roan mare Pepper, with a weekend top score of 91. Twin Hills campdraft committee secretary Wendy Durkin said there was a waiting list for entry into the drafts, where numbers had to be restricted to fit in

Fears thousands of bats may be carrying the deadly hendra virus have forced the cancellation of a Hunter Valley campdraft event. Organisers of the Aberdeen Bushmen’s Campdraft say the annual event was scheduled for the last weekend of this month, but could take place in September instead. Hendra has killed four people and 90 horses

Winton’s annual campdraft in western Queensland was in jeopardy this year, after cattle became difficult to find, because of the drought. That was until local grazier PJ Elliot organised to lend 600 of his own cattle to the campdraft, the only problem was moving the cattle the 150 kilometres to town. PJ is one of