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Working Dog Challenge and Trial

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The trials and auction at the Central Tablelands Livestock Exchange (CTLX) Working Dog Challenge are poised to draw the nation’s best dogs to Carcoar. Don't miss out on the action over four massive days!

Venue Central Tablelands Livestock Exchange (CTLX)

Carcoar, NSW, Australia

Start Date 24 Nov 2022 9:00 AM
End Date 27 Nov 2022 5:00 PM
Price $0.00
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Anticipation is building for the 2022 Working Dog Challenge, running from 24-27th November. Over the 4 days there will be both sheep and cattle yard trials, a challenge, live auction, food and drink, and a live band on Saturday night.

Full order of events is included below, with more information about the trials, challenge and auction, available here: https://www.thewdc.com.au/

We cannot wait to see you there!


Thursday 24th:

Open Cattle Trial: 7am – 1pm

Novice Cattle Trial: 1pm – 9:30pm

Maiden Sheep Trial: 2pm – 7:30pm


Friday 25th:

Novice Cattle Trial: 6am-2pm

Maiden Sheep Trial 6:30am-11:30am

Novice Sheep Trial: 11:30am-6:30pm

Open Cattle Trial: 2:30pm – 6:30pm

Calcutta Auction Sire Shootout: 7pm – 8pm


Saturday 26th:

Top 20 – Maiden Cattle: 7am – 9am

Open Sheep Trial: 7am – 2pm

Top 20 – Novice Cattle: 9am – 11am

Top 20 – Open Cattle: 11am – 1pm

Top 10 – Maiden Cattle: 1pm – 2pm

Top 10 – Novice Cattle: 2pm – 3pm

Top 10 – Maiden Sheep: 2:30pm – 3:30pm

Top 10 – Open Cattle: 3pm – 4pm

Top 10 – Novice Sheep: 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Top 10 – Open Sheep: 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Presentation Charity Dog Auction: 4:30pm – 5:30pm


Sunday 27th:

Cattle Ring – Pre Works: 8am – 9:30am

Sheep Ring – Pre Works: 9:30am – 12pm

Working Dog Auction: 1pm – 3pm


This event is funded by the Reconnecting Regional NSW Community Event Program.