Silver Whip Campdraft

Sunday, 18 June 2017 by

MORE than $10,000 of prizemoney is up for grabs across five events at the Silver Whip Campdraft being held in Gayndah on Saturday, July 15, and Sunday, July 16, from 6.30am. The five events are maiden campdraft, one round only, the juvenile campdraft, junior campdraft, mini cattle working and the open draft. The prizemoney on


Surrounded by sweeping red escarpments, the very first Costello Yard campdraft is underway alongside the Victoria River, in the Northern Territory. A few millimetres of rain overnight has not dissuaded competitors from driving hundreds of kilometres on Friday morning to take part in the weekend-long event. Organised by Milton and Cristina Jones from nearby Coolibah


One of the Northern Territory’s biggest campdrafts has been cancelled indefinitely, despite increasing involvement in the sport. Nixon’s Crossing campdraft, held on the outskirts of Katherine, has been run by Tony Olsen and Terry Jones for the past six years. Recent campdrafts at Pussycat Bore in the Victoria River District, the Katherine Show, and Halls