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There are a lot of whipcracking competitions around Australia and the AWPA wants to have all of these events listed on the website in the Non-AWPA Events Calendar. to promote whipcracking all around the world.

AWPA members/affiliate clubs can list their competitions in AWPA Calendar of Events.  If the competition is a State Championship the rules used must be the common AWPA rules.  "Code of Ethics" in non-championship AWPA events must be upheld. 

For insurance purposes members must send in dates for Get Togethers/ Training Days, Performances, and AWPA Competitions.  Please email the secretary with the details.

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2019 Calendar of AWPA Events


2019 R.M. Williams AWPA AUSTRALIAN WHIPCRACKING CHAMPIONSHIPS & WORLD BULLOCK WHIP CHAMPIONSHIP

 (Tuesday 23rd April, 2019) ( 8:30a.m. - 6:00p.m.) at the Sydney Royal Easter Show.

The championships will start at 8:30am and finish at approx 6:00pm with our Annual General Meeting to be held after the event.  Many thanks to our naming rights sponsor R.M.Williams.  This is the worlds richest whipcracking competition.  Sashes and cash will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th places and trophies for the champion in each division which includes, Pee Wees, Juvenile, Junior, Ladies, Men's,  and Over 45's.  AWPA members competing will receive tickets to enter the show.    The championships will be held in the Wood Chop Arena.  This event will be run according to common AWPA rules.

All competitors must be a yearly member of the AWPA and have competed in a state title in the previous 12months. (World Bullock Whip Title Competitors don't have to have competed in a state title).  Contact Steve Wicks for more info on the competition.  Ph. 0409420915 or  Email

DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORMS HERE. (when available)


 

2019 AWPA NSW WHIPCRACKING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Saturday 25th, MAY, 2019 (9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.) at the CASINO BEEF WEEK, NSW.

There will be over $3,000.00 in trophies, cash, and prizes up for grabs across all sections.   Sections include Novice, Pee Wee, Juvenile, Junior, Ladies, Men's, Over 45's and Bullock Whip section. This event will be run according to common AWPA rulesSTRICTLY NO ENTRY ON THE DAY.   Please download the entry forms and regulations below when available. 

The Bullock Whip section will this year be the Australian Bullock Whip Championship.

 

NSW CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY FORM & REGULATIONS.   

Contact Steve Wicks for more info on the competition Ph. 0409420915 .

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R.M. Williams AWPA QLD WHIPCRACKING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

Saturday 15th, June, 2019 (9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.) at the BOONAH SHOW

There are prizes, trophies, and cash up for grabs across all sections.   Sections include Novice, Pee Wee, Juvenile, Junior, Ladies, Men's, Over 45's and Bullock Whip section. This event will be run according to common AWPA rulesSTRICTLY NO ENTRY ON THE DAY EXCEPT NOVICE SECTION.   Please download the entry forms and regulations below when available. 

DOWNLOAD QLD CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY FORM & REGULATIONS WHEN AVAILABLE. 

Contact Steve Wicks for more info on the competition Ph. 0409420915 .

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2019 AWPA RIVERINA WHIPCRACKING CHALLENGE

Saturday 28th, September, 2019 (9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.) at the Deniliquin Ute Muster, NSW.

There will be trophies, vouchers, and prizes up for grabs across all sections.   Sections include Novice, Pee Wee, Juvenile, Junior, Ladies, Men's, Over 45's and Bullock Whip section. This event will be run according to common AWPA rulesSTRICTLY NO ENTRY ON THE DAY.   Please download the entry forms and regulations below when available. 

 RIVERINA CHALLENGE ENTRY FORM & REGULATIONS.   

Contact Steve Wicks for more info on the competition Ph. 0409420915 .

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2019 Tasmanian Alkaloids AWPA TASMANIAN WHIPCRACKING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Saturday, OCTOBER (date to be confirmed), 2019 (9:30a.m. - 4:00p.m.) at the ROYAL HOBART SHOWGROUNDS.

Over $2000.00 in cash prizes, trophies and sashes to be won. Thanks to Major Sponsors Royal Hobart Show, D-Signs, Simon Martin Whips, and Tasmanian Alkaloids.

Sections include, Novice, Pee Wee, Juvenile, Junior, Ladies, Men's, Over 45's and Bullock Whip section.  This event will be run according to common AWPA rules.

Download entry form and regulations below when available or contact Simon on 0417 365 158 or email for more info. STRICTLY NO ENTRY ON THE DAY (except Novice division)

 

DOWNLOAD TAS CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY FORM & REGULATIONS WHEN AVAILABLE.

 

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2020 Calendar of AWPA Events


2020 LATROBE WHIPCRACKING COMPETITION

NO COMPETITION THIS YEAR>>>>SORRY...January 26th (10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.)  at the Henley on the Mersey Family Day in Latrobe, Tasmania.

Excellent cash prizes to be won. Contact Simon on 0417 365 158 or email for more info.

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2020 AWPA VICTORIAN WHIPCRACKING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Saturday, 15th February, 2020 (9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.) at the SEYMOUR ALTERNATIVE FARMING EXPO.

There will be $3000.00 cash prizes + Sashes and Trophies across 8 sections available.  Sections include, Novice, Pee Wee, Juvenile, Junior, Ladies, Men's, Over 45's and Bullock Whip section.  Trophies will be awarded to champions and cash prizes and sashes down to 4th place.    Members that are competing will receive free entry into the show.  Open to AWPA members and STRICTLY NO ENTRY ON THE DAY (except Novice division). The championships will be run according to common AWPA rules.  You can download the entry form and regulations below when available or contact Melissa Davies for more info.  Email or Phone (03) 5157 1751

 

VIC CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY FORM & REGULATIONS.


 

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