Campdraft program

Bowen River Campdraft program

These events were held at the 2018 Bowen River Campdraft. The 2019 program will be similar:

Friday 8 June 2018

Harold and Val Fox Memorial Novice Draft $4,000

  • One round and final 8 placings.
  • Nomination fee: $42.00.

Proudly sponsored by the Menkins family, Silver spurs proudly sponsored by Corals City 2 Country, Cutout sponsored by Gough Plastics. Highest Shire Rider sponsored by Debbie Symonds & Elders.

Rocky Ned & Lexie Falkenhagen Memorial Ladies Draft $1,000

  • One round and top 10 shootout 6 placings. Restricted to 1 horse. 17 years and over.
  • Nomination fee: $30.00.

Ladies Lorus dress watch proudly sponsored by the Falkenhagen families. Cutout Sponsored by Booth Rural.

Saturday 9 June 2018

Thomas Borthwick & Sons Edward Snr & Edward Jnr Cunningham Memorial Gold Spurs Open Draft $7,000

  • Two rounds and final 8 placings.
  • Nomination fee: $55.00.

Framed gold spurs proudly sponsored by Thomas Borthwick & Sons, Highest Shire Rider sponsored by Debbie Symonds & Jochheims Café + Bakery, and Cutout sponsored by Gough Plastics.

Home Hill Stockfeeds Bill Walsh Memorial Encouragement Draft $1,000

  • If you ride in the encouragement draft you cannot compete in the open draft.
  • One round 6 placings.
  • Restricted to riders 17 years and over who have not won an encouragement or placed 3 times in an open age draft.
  • Must ride maiden horses. One beast in the camp. Restricted to 2 horses per competitor.
  • Nomination fee: $30.00.

Proudly sponsored by Home Hill Stockfeeds. Silver spurs proudly sponsored by the Dawn and Daryl Walsh and Kerrie Appleyard. Service fee kindly donated by Barry and Leanne O’Sullivan. Cutout sponsored by Gough Plastics.

John Cunningham Memorial Juvenile Draft $400

  • 13 years and under 17 years. Restricted to 2 horses per competitor.
  • Nomination fee: $15.00.

Proudly sponsored by Robin Slattery. Silver spurs proudly sponsored by Corals City 2 Country.

Corals City 2 Country Junior Draft $200

  • 8 years and under 13 years. Restricted to one horse, not ridden by any other competitor.
  • Nomination fee: $10.00.

Proudly sponsored by Corals City 2 Country and Watts Pastoral.

E Walsh and Family Mini Draft $100

  • Under 8 years.
  • Restricted to 1 horse, not ridden by any other competitor.
  • Ribbons to all competitors.
  • Nomination fee: $5.00.

Winning trophy proudly sponsored by Edward Walsh and family. 

Sunday 10 June 2018

Queensland Rural & RJL Livestock Maiden Draft $3,000

  • One round and final 8 placings.
  • Nomination fee: $32.00.

Proudly sponsored by Queensland Rural & RJL Livestock. Silver spurs proudly sponsored by Corals City 2 Country. Highest Shire Rider sponsored by Elders & Jochheims Café + Bakery. Cutout Sponsored by Booth Rural.

Steel Supplies Charters Towers Restricted Draft $2,000

  • One round and top 10 shootout 8 placings.
  • Restricted to open and novice horses.
  • Nomination fee: $47.00.

Proudly sponsored by Steel Supplies Charters Towers. Silver spurs proudly sponsored by Corals City 2 Country. Cutout sponsored by Gough Plastics.

Greg Hoare Memorial Cut Out Shoot Out

  • Run off from the winners of the Open, Maiden, Novice, Restricted Open, Encouragement, Ladies and Juvenile drafts.

$100 plus winning trophy proudly sponsored by Blue Valley Cattle Company.

Futurity Draft

  • 1 round 6 placings.
  • Restricted to horses that have not been started in any other draft.
  • Restricted to horses 4 years and under.
  • Nomination fee: $25.00.

Proudly sponsored by Robert Neilson. Silver spurs proudly sponsored by Corals City 2 Country.

Barry Cartwright Memorial Trophy

Most successful Shire Rider of the weekend. Taken on average scores over the weekend (excluding Futurity Draft).

Nominations

Nomination Via Campdraft Central, Thursday 17th May 2018, 10.00am for 24 hours.

Terms & Conditions

Bowen River Campdraft is affiliated with the Australian Campdraft Association.

  • “Riders under the age of 18 must wear Helmets whilst mounted on a horse at all ACA affiliated events. Helmets must comply with current safety standards and must be securely fastened under the chin at all times.”
  • The committee reserves the right to alter, abandon or amend all or any parts of the program without further notice.
  • Any competitor wishing to lodge a complaint must do so in writing within one hour of the incident. A $20 fee will apply.
  • All payments are to be made by Thursday 31st May – payments outstanding after this date will be automatically scratched unless organised with secretary prior to draft.
  • Prize money to ACA guidelines, R9.
  • SCRATCHINGS – Nominations scratched by 5pm Friday 1st June will be refunded in full. Scratching’s made after 5pm Friday 1st June will incur a $10 Stock Levy. Late scratching’s after 12pm Wednesday 6th June will not be refunded.
  • Stallions must be contained per ACA rule 11.2
  • Horses ridden by Junior & Mini competitors are only allowed to be ridden by Junior & Mini competitors.
  • Gate admission refund is available to competitors
  • This event will be held subject to favourable weather conditions.

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