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Ashburton dairy farmer takes the helm at Canterbury A&P

Tuesday, 4 April 2017, 11:00 am | TDM Events

Dairy farmer Peter Gilbert was elected as President of the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association for 2017 at the Annual General Meeting held at Riccarton Park Racecourse on 29 March. More >>

Canterbury Heritage Awards finalists announced

Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 2:30 pm | TDM Events

Canterbury Heritage Awards finalists announced After receiving nearly 80 entries for the biennial Canterbury Heritage Awards, a five-strong judging panel has selected 35 finalists to progress through to the Awards Ceremony on 9 June. Category Winners ... More >>

It’s in the family for new A&P Association President

Thursday, 31 March 2016, 3:48 pm | TDM Events

Sheep and beef farmer Warrick James has been elected as President of the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association for 2016 at the Annual General Meeting at Riccarton Park Racecourse on 30 March. More >>

Elite Ram and Ewe Sale Results

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 1:18 pm | TDM Events

The Canterbury A&P Association Elite Ram and Ewe Sale, held Friday 27 November, attracted a quality line up, with 231 Rams and 11 Ewes entered into the sale. With 144 rams selling, the average sale price was $1861 and $250 for ewes with 6 selling; ... More >>

The Feelers to headline Canterbury A&P Show

Monday, 31 August 2015, 9:59 am | TDM Events

Legendary New Zealand band The Feelers, has been announced as the headline act for the 2015 Canterbury A&P Show ahead of tickets going on sale on 1 September. More >>

Texel lamb crowned as best in the country

Monday, 24 November 2014, 4:30 pm | TDM Events

Ashburton farmer Paul Gardner took out the 2014 Mint Lamb Competition at the Canterbury A&P Show on November 12. His Texel lamb was judged as the country’s best lamb from paddock to plate. Farmers from throughout New Zealand were invited to showcase ... More >>

Fine weather for Show Day

Friday, 14 November 2014, 11:16 am | TDM Events

Fine weather is expected for the final day of the Canterbury A&P Show on Friday 14 November when over 60,000 people are expected to attend. Canterbury Anniversary Day is known throughout the region as people’s day at the Show. The official holiday ... More >>

Thursday at the Canterbury A&P Show

Thursday, 13 November 2014, 11:17 am | TDM Events

It’s day two of Canterbury’s much loved event, the Canterbury A&P Show. Day two highlights below. The Food and Wine NZ Pavilion will play host to several cooking demonstrations by some of Canterbury’s top chefs. Mark Sycamore from Tequila Mockingbird, ... More >>

Country’s Coming to Town

Monday, 10 November 2014, 2:11 pm | TDM Events

New Zealand’s largest community event is almost here. Organisers are expecting 100,000 people to attend the Canterbury A&P Show in Christchurch from Wednesday 12 to Friday 14 November. More >>

Reconstructed Knox Church to host Awards Ceremony

Monday, 29 September 2014, 4:19 pm | TDM Events

Event organisers are excited to announce that Knox Presbyterian Church will host the 2014 Vero Canterbury Heritage Awards Ceremony. The Awards Ceremony will be one of the first events to be held in the reconstructed Church ahead of its official ... More >>

Salmonella Dub to headline Canterbury A&P Show

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 4:28 pm | TDM Events

This year’s Canterbury A&P Show will see New Zealand band Salmonella Dub perform on the Main Stage from 12-14 November. This will be the first time the full band line-up has performed together on stage since 2012. The iconic band has won fans ... More >>

Heritage Awards entries now open

Friday, 6 June 2014, 2:40 pm | TDM Events

The Christchurch Heritage Awards Charitable Trust is pleased to announce that entries are now open for the 2014 Canterbury Heritage Awards with a new category for 2014 – Heritage of the Future. This award will recognise a new building showing sensitivity ... More >>