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The 149th Annual Poverty Bay A&P Show!


The A&P show will be packed with all the attractions and entertainment for which it is renowned throughout New Zealand – equestrian showing, dressage, carriage (North Island championships) and jumping classes, speed shearing, shearing and wool classing, chopping, fencing, dog trialing, dancing , debating , cooking, fleeces, goats and sheep competitions, the popular Farmyard with its range of animals, reptiles and birds including poultry, the Grand Parade and entertaining main arena attractions on Saturday afternoon, and throughout the two days, 200+ interesting trade exhibits and the biggest assortment of thrilling rides and sideshows from Mahons Amusements.  Go to or like their Facebook page to keep up to date with their amusements.

Membership for our exclusive Poverty Bay A&P Association is among the highest in New Zealand and is still on the rise. We have over 1100 families currently subscribing for the opportunity to experience, support and participate in one of the most enjoyable social and entertaining events of the year – the annual A&P Spring Show. Members also receive a multitude of other benefits, including the exclusive reserved ringside parking for its members. 

If you are thinking of becoming a member click here

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