Quality showing of Dorpers at Guyra Show

Organisers were  pleased with the quality and numbers of Dorper and White Dorper Sheep entered in the 2016 Guyra Dorper and White Dorper Stud Sheep Show held on February 20.

Grand Champion Dorper 
Ram Tuckeroo 140103

Grand Champion Dorper Ram Tuckeroo 140103

Seven Dorper and White Dorper Sheep Studs presented 50 quality Dorper and White Dorper sheep for judging by Dorper Society of Australia Inc. Judge Philip van Schalkwyk.

Most Successful Dorper Exhibitor went to Tuckeroo Stud from Limpinwood NSW taking out Supreme Dorper Exhibit with their 2014 Dorper Ewe Tuckeroo 120208 and Grand Champion Dorper Ram Tuckeroo 140103. They were also successful in the junior classes receiving Reserve Junior Champion Dorper Ewe for Tuckeroo 151249 and Reserve Junior Champion Dorper Ram for Tuckeroo 150154.

Old Munbilla Dorpers of Coutts Crossing NSW took out Junior Champion Doper Ewe with Munbilla 151249 and Junior Champion Dorper Ram with Munbilla 151217.  

The Most Successful White Dorper Exhibitor went to Nomuula White Dorpers Moonbi NSW taking out Supreme White Dorper Exhibit with White Dorper Ewe Nomuula 140021, Reserve Junior Champion White Dorper Ewe 150051 and Reserve Senior Champion White Dorper Ram 140057. Nomuula Dorpers were also successful in the Senior Champion Dorper Ewe Class being awarded Reserve Senior Champion Dorper Ewe for Nomuula 140077.

Galaxy White Dorpers of Inverell  NSW had a successful day with the rams they presented taking out Grand Champion White Dorper Ram Galaxy 4084 and Junior Champion White Doper Ram Galaxy 4090.

A seven month old ewe lamb Hillsborough 150012 presented by Hillsborough Pastoral was awarded  Junior Champion White Dorper Ewe and Hillsborough 140014 a 4 tooth Dorper Ram was awarded Reserve Senior Champion Dorper Ram.

Many thanks to Judge Philip van Schalkwyk and assistant Mark Gett of WhyNot Dorpers Narrabri for travelling to Guyra to judge our show, to our sponsors Landmark Guyra, Dasha’s Hardware Guyra, Kirks IGA Guyra and the Costa Group and all participating studs including TopChop Uralla and MillblairBarraba .

Hilton Noon

Chief Sheep Steward, Guyra Show Society