Southdown Sheep Society, NZ

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Southdown NZ National Tour 2016

Posted by Christina On January - 4 - 2016

Southdown Sheep Society of New Zealand

South Canterbury Tour

May 9th – 12th 2016

Hosted by The Central Southdown Breeders Club

Monday 9th May

* Council Meeting

*6 pm Annual General Meeting at The Pavilions

* Dinner at Pavilions

* Accommodation at The Pavilions


Tuesday 10th May

* Visit Paul Ross’s Roswhite Stud

* Rangatita Irrigation System

* Lunch at Geraldine

* Visit to Chris Ottley’s Ataahua Stud

* Visit to Oamaru’s Blue Penguin Colony

* Accommodation at Brydone Hotel Oamaru

* Evening Meal in Oamaru


Wednesday 11th May

*Visit Dave Robertson’s Cordyline Stud

*Visit to Totara Estate

* Lunch and Stud Visits at Medlicott’s CLifton Downs

* Travel to Lake Tekapo arriving around 3.30pm

* Free time to enjoy Hot Pools, Church of Good Sheppard, or the amazing views of Lake Tekapo

* Accommodation and Dinner at Peppers Lake Tekapo


Thursday 12th May

* Visit to Ike Williams Waidale Stud

*Lunch, Garden Tour and Stud viewing at Macaulay’s, Tahrua

* Arriving Christhchurch Airport approx 3.30 pm




I/We wish to register for the 2016 Southdown Sheep Society of New Zealand South Canterbury Tour.

Names: (First and Last)

  1. _________________________________   2. ___________________________________


Mailing Address:



Contact Number’s  ___________________________________________________________

Stud Name  _______________________     Email:     ________________________________



□ Monday 9th – Pavilions Hotel, Christchurch

□ Tuesday 10th – Brydone Hotel, Oamaru

□ Wednesday 11th – Peppers Resort, Lake Tekapo

□ Double

□ Twin Share (I wish to share with _________________________)

□ Single

□ Extra Night’s Accommodation required     Dates Required and where:

□ AGM and Dinner Only


Travel Arrangements:

□ Arriving and Departing by car and will meet at Pavilions

□ Arriving by Plane – flight details _______________________

□ Departing by Plane – flight details _________________________

(Check in time of 4 pm or later would be preferable, as we intended to be back at Christchurch Airport around 3.30 pm)


Meals: Food allergies or special diet needs __________________________________


To confirm your place on the 2016 tour please send your completed registration form with payment no later than FRIDAY 11TH MARCH to Louise Christey, 535 North Rakaia Road, RD 3 Leeston 7683, or email to (03) 3242 274 or 027 217 3202.


Cost per person is $570.00 based on double or share twin, or $750.00 Single.

Should you wish to attend the AGM and Dinner only on Monday night the cost would be $41.00


Please make cheques payable to The Central Southdown Breeders Club or payment can be made directly to our Bank Account: 02 0860 0005709 00 Please use your name as a reference if paying by Internet Banking.


□ Cheque enclosed       or         □ Payment has been made by Internet Banking


Signature   _________________________       Date _______________________________