Matamata’s A&P show is number 101

Dog trials, equestrian events and dairy goats as well as side show entertainment and lots of food will be among the attractions of the Matamata A&P Show on Saturday, October 4.

Dog trials will be part of the action at the Matamata A&P Show on Saturday, October 4.

It’s the association’s 101st show and will be held at 129 Station Rd, Matamata, on the town boundary.

The show is also renowned for its dairy section with jersey, Friesian and Ayrshire breeds paraded before judges in the show ring. Budding young farmers also have the chance to demonstrate their animal rearing abilities in the show’s calf club section.

The Matamata A&P Show is an annual event which brings the country to town, and entries for its events are open now.  Some events accept late entries on the day. The schedule is available by emailing:


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