DEVONPORT ANNUAL SHOW - 30th JULY 2011
The Devonport Poultry Club Inc.
Tasmanian Championship Show and the
Mr George Harding Testimonial
30th July 2011
The 56th Devonport Annual Championship show attracted 720 entries and paid tribute to 90 year old and founding member "Mr George Harding" who started the club more than 60 years ago. The official opening was conducted just before morning tea with Mr Harding unveiling the “Mr George Harding Poultry Pavilion.” Shortly after this event followed by many well wishing speeches to George during the morning tea break.
Mr Harding officially judged Champion Bird of the Show and was won by another elder gentleman Mr Bob Weldon.
“It’s a great honour to win champion bird in such a significant show” Mr Weldon said.
Mr LES GOODWIN, N.S.W - Soft Feather Section
Mr PAUL JARICK, N.S.W - Hard Feather Section
MR LES HODGE, Launceston TAS - Junior Championship
Mr GEORGE HARDING - Champion and Reserve Champion Bird of the Show
Champion Bird of the Show
and Champion Waterfowl:
Mr R.M.Weldon - Pekin Drake
Reserve Champion Bird of the Show
and Champion Soft Feather Large:
Mr & Mrs Bill & Pam Miller - Large Black Langshan Pullet
Champion Soft Feather Bantam:
Mr & Mrs Dennis & Rosemary Lyne - Black Langshan Pullet
Champion Hard Feather Large:
Mr Robert Walsh - Old English Game, Duck-Wing D/L Cock Bird
Champion Hard Feather Bantam:
Mr D.Hardy - Old English Game Bantam Black/Red, L/L Cock Bird
Junior Championship Finals Contest on Points:
Miss Emily Sloane
Junior Champion Exhibitor:
Miss Lilly Cooper - A.O.C Silkie pullet
Reserve Champion Junior Exhibitor:
Miss E.Sloane - White Call Bantam Duckling