This country show has miniature goats, dog trials at its 94th event

ABOVE: The pavilion was named after the Whitney family at the 2021 show. Photos: Susanna Freymark

The first show in the region to kick off is at Bonalbo and out west they know how to host a real country show.

The 94th Bonalbo Show is on April 21–22 at the showgrounds.

On Friday, April 21 the dog trials begin at 6.30am.

The pavilion judging is at 10.30am.

On Saturday, April 22 there is plenty of action including horse events, poultry judging, Olympic jumping, poultry and miniature goat judging, bush pony classes and led cattle judging.

Entertainment at the bar starts at 3pm. The show closes at 6.30pm.

Show president David Whitney said they couldn’t hold a show without the “hardworking volunteers and generous sponsors”.

Put April 21–22 in your calendar and take a trip to Bonalbo.

Ring show secretary Michelle Malt on 0438 103 310 if you would like to become a Bonalbo Show Society member.

Other shows in the area:

Casino Show is on July 22–23

Kyogle Show is on October 6–7

Woodenbong’s Show is usually in September

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