Hay Merino Sheep Show

IMG_5738.JPGWelcome to the 69th Hay Merino Sheep Show

Saturday June 19th 2021
Held at Norm Smith Pavilion

Hay Showgrounds, Hay NSW 2711

Attractions/Major Classes include:

  • Riverina Wool Australia Champion Hogget Ram ~$5000 prize money
  • Riverina Wool Australia Best in State Hogget Ram ~$1000 per state prize money
  • Nutrien Ag Solutions Champion Hogget Ewe ~ $1500 prize money
  • Lugsdin Toyota and Fabstock Supreme Champion Stud Ram or Ewe ~ $1500 prize money
  • Riverina Wool Australia and Clark Ultrasound Supreme Champion Pen of Flock Ewes ~ $1200 prize money
  • Elders Champion March Shorn Ram ~ $1000 prize money
  • Ian Munro Memorial Amateur Blade Shearing Competition - Sponsored by Riverina Wool ~ $500 total Prize Money
  • Don McNeil Memorial Junior Judging Competition includes an under 12 category for younger entrants
  • 2021 Hay Merino Sheep Show Ambassador

*FREE Gate Entry Sponsored by Bendigo Bank Hay Branch- New start time 8am*

2021 Judging Panel

Strong Wool March Shorn Judge: Mr David Rankin, NSW

Medium Wool March Shorn Judge: Mr Matthew Coddington, NSW

Long Wool Judge: Mr Peter Rogers, VIC

Flock & Unhoused Judge: Mr Eddie Morgan, SA

Associate Judges: Mr Tom Lilburne- NSW, Ms Emma McCrabb- NSW, Ms Kasey Mullighan- SA


The Hay Merino Sheep Show Inc Committee are happy to announce we are proceeding with our 69th Show planning as normal. We are certain we can host a COVID-19 safe event this year with the support of the Hay Shire Council.

COVID-19 requirements must be adheared to, all requirements and further information can be found in the 2021 Show Schedule.

Please do not attend our show if you have visited a listed COVID-19 hotspot within 14 days of the Show date, or if you are displaying any flu like or common cold symptoms. Mandatory entry procedure will be required to enter the 2021 show, this procedure will include sign in utilising a QR code (manual sign in available but QR code encouraged), wristband and use of the hand sanitizer stations.

More information can be found in the 2021 Show Schedule or here.

Join our email list ready for the 2021 show! Email your details to the Secretary via our contact page!


Our Sponsors

Major Sponsor


Ph. Mark Bazeley 0417 599 686



Ph. Hay Branch 02 6993 1347



Ph. Doug Walker 0458 782 392

$1000 Sponsor
Ph: Hay Branch 02 6993 1007
Ph. Hay Branch 02 6993 1007

2021 Gate Sponsor
Ph. Hay Branch 02 6993 4343