The 2017 Show will be held on Friday 27th October (Day 1 of Equestrian Events & Schools Friday Program) and Saturday 28th October - SHOW DAY (including Day 2 of Equestrian Events.
The Maffra Show Committee strives to provide a truly Agricultural Show, also providing entertainment for the whole family throughout the day on SHOW DAY. Activities include Chainsaw Carving, Steam Engine Display, Animal Nursery, Pet Parade, Food & Wine Court, roving entertainment and then during the night carnival, Woodchop Competition, “The Maffra Mile”, Shetland Derby and a Major Drawcard (yet to be determined for this year), culminating with a Spectacular Fireworks Display.
We have a very extensive program for Equestrian competitors including a full 2 day program for Showjumping held on a purpose built arena which is well watered and topped with sand annually. Other Equestrian Events including a Supreme Ridden Championship and Supreme Led Championship fwhich are held on the Main Arena that is also well watered.
Livestock entries are received each year for Dairy Cattle, Beef Cattle, Dairy Goats and Poultry. Individual Beef Cattle Breeds are also Featured at times.
Entries in Arts & Crafts are displayed in 2 Pavilions and include open classes, secondary and primary student classes, senior citizens work and CWA. On display will be Flowers, Floral Art, Plants, Fruit & Vegetables, Cookery (including Maffra’s Rainbow Cake With a Twist), Jams, Sauces & Provisions, Beading, Handmade Cards, Painting Drawing, Graphic Design, Woodwork, Knitting, Crocheting, Scrapbooking & Photography. With over 2,000 entries in 2016 there is certainly plenty to see and admire.
Our 2017 Show Schedule will be available on this Website by mid September. If you are unfamiliar with our Show, please refer to the Schedule History Page to view our 2016 Schedule.