Stockman’s Challenge

The Kingston Ag Society is pleased to announce that a Stockman’s Challenge weekend is organised for Sat 4th and Sun 5th November.  It is our good fortune to have the support of respected stock horsemen Tim Chamberlain and David Murphy so this is an opportunity not to be missed!

Details of the Sat clinic and Sun competition are below. Places are limited for the clinic so if you are interested book soon!

Stockman’s Challenge Clinic Sat 4th November 2017 – for bookings please contact Riggzy at

Instructors:- Tim Chamberlain & David Murphy

Time:- 09:00hrs – 17:00hrs. (Arrive from 07:30hrs)

Cost:- $130 per rider (Includes lunch/tea/coffee etc.)

Rider numbers capped at 20.

Further details about the clinic will be sent out after the 9th of October once all places are filled.

  • (Free) Camping (and some yards) are available Friday & Saturday night – to book please contact Chris Hastings by email:
  • Two (not 3) course meal will be available on the Saturday night – $15 (not $20 per head-any one who has paid will receive a refund) (payment in advance appreciated by Friday 27 Oct for catering purposes).
  • Canteen available Sunday (Competition day) for breakfast & lunch.

Contact me (Riggzy) to book your rider position at the clinic and I will send payment details.

Get in quickly as this clinic will fill fast, once the 20 rider positions are filled a waiting list will be created.


Riggzy – 0439 577 151  –


Stockman’s Challenge Competition Sun 5th November 2017 – contact email is Chris Hastings – 

The competition on Sunday will consist of three events (Working Horse Pattern, Untimed Obstacle and Timed Obstacle) for Juniors (14 yrs & under), Ladies (15 yrs & over) and Open (open to all 15 yrs & over).

Thanks to Creswick Pharmacy and Heatherington Park Poll Hereford Stud for sponsoring the ribbons.

The great prizes for the Supreme Champions are being provided by Sulky Gully Saddlery, Mega Merch Rural & Pet Supplies Ballarat and Heatherington Park Poll Hereford Stud.  We appreciate their continued to support.

The program (including rules), entry form and waiver form are available here.

2017 Kingston Stockmans Challenge Program

Waiver form 2017 Kingston Stockmans Challenge

Entry form 2017 Kingston Stockmans Challenge

Please note, prepaid entries (less expensive) need to be in by 5 pm Friday 27th October.

(Free) camping and yards (limited no.) need to be booked with Chris Hastings – email

A great now 2 course (not 3 course meal) will be provided Sat night @ now $15 (not $20) per head – for catering purposes – booking and payment appreciated with entry fees.  (Anyone who has paid $20 will receive a refund.)

On Sunday the canteen will be open serving food and refreshments from about 7.30 am (eg yummy bacon & egg sandwiches).

The Kingston Stockman’s Challenge is part of the Central Vic Tri Series Challenge – see its Facebook page.

(Note: there will be no Stockman’s Challenge events at the 150th Kingston Ag Show to be held 3rd December 2017.)