Canterbury – Westland Ward Conference 2017

The 2017 Angus Conference will be held in April this year and the attached itinerary looks to be packed with interesting stud visits and technical sessions.

Please download the attached registration form and then return your completed form by email or fax to:

helenheddell@xtra.co.nz

or

Fax: Helen @ 03-312-0405

MOOVING FORWARD
Ward Conference: Sunday 2nd April to Thursday 6th April 2017
Canterbury - Westland

 

Sunday April 2nd:

Registrations will be open from 2.00pm.
AGM to be held at Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch
Followed by a Buffet Dinner.

Monday April 3rd – Tour Day ONE:

Depart – Commodore Airport Hotel
Kakahu Angus (Geraldine)
Stern Angus (Totara Valley) LUNCH sponsored by Downlands Deer
Meadowslea Angus (Fairlie)
Cleardale Angus (Rakaia Gorge)
TBA – Secret location!
Arrive – Commodore Airport Hotel

Tuesday April 4th – Tour Day TWO:

Depart – Christchurch
Riverlands Angus (Domett/Cheviot)
Te Mania Angus (Parnassus) LUNCH sponsored by Beef+Lamb Genetics
Mendip Hills - Beef+Lamb Genetics Presentation
Sudeley Angus (Lanercost)
Arrive – The Heritage Lodge, Hanmer Springs
Time out to enjoy the pools, book a massage, take a village stroll...
GALA DINNER + YOUTH AUCTION at The Lodge

Wednesday April 5th – Tour Day THREE:

Depart – Hanmer Springs
Kaiwara Angus (Culverden)
Grampians Angus (Culverden)
Red Oak Angus (Weka Pass) LUNCH sponsored by Red Oak Premium Angus
Xcell Breeding Services (Woodend) DRINKS sponsored by Xcell
Arrive – Commodore Airport Hotel, Christchurch
DINNER - TBA – in Christchurch

Thursday April 6th – Tour Day FOUR:

Depart – Christchurch
Timperlea Angus (Woodstock) BREAKFAST sponsored by NZ Porkcorp
Option - Jet Boat Trip Up Waimakariri River
The Ranch Angus (Oxford)
Glen R Angus (Sheffield) incl. Carriganes Angus (Dunsandel) & Floridale Angus (Darfield)
Sponsored by Taege Engineering
Kimihia Research Farm (Lincoln)sponsored by PGGWrightson Seed
Arrive – Christchurch Spitfire Centre at the Airport & to Hotel
*** Important Note – There may be minor alterations to the above timetable but registrants’ travel plans
will be kept firmly in mind throughout.

For further information please email:

helenheddell@xtra.co.nz