Campdraft

Muster Returns After 10 Years

Muster Returns After 10 Years

The Mt Stanley Muster – a two-day campdraft which has been in hibernation for the past 10 years – will be coming back to life in October.

Three Big Days At Proston

Three Big Days At Proston

The Golden Spurs campdraft, held at Proston Showgrounds at the weekend, was one of the biggest yet according to organisers.

Bison Beef Up Campdraft Training

Bison Beef Up Campdraft Training

Members of the Kumbia Pony Club enjoyed an opportunity at the weekend to experience a bit of the American “wild west” as well as improve their horsemanship skills.

Tenders Close For Equestrian Centre

Tenders Close For Equestrian Centre

Tenders closed this week for construction of Gympie Regional Council’s proposed $2 million equestrian centre at Kilkivan.

Mark Wins $25,000 First Prize

Mark Wins $25,000 First Prize

Goodger campdrafter Mark Buttsworth has pocketed the $25,000 first prize at the inaugural Campdraft Super Series, held at the Warwick Showgrounds on the weekend.

Woman Hurt At Campdraft

Woman Hurt At Campdraft

A woman aged in her 40s has been airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after a fall from a horse while competing at the Manumbar Campdraft on Saturday.

Campdrafters Prepare For Busy Weekend

Campdrafters Prepare For Busy Weekend

The Kumbia and District Charity Campdraft Association are preparing for a big Easter weekend … and campdrafting fans are unlikely to be disappointed with their efforts.

Cyclone’s Rain Disrupts Sports

Cyclone’s Rain Disrupts Sports

Fortunately Cyclone Debbie doesn’t appear to have damaged much local infrastructure, but she has definitely tossed a spanner into local sports competitions.

Campdrafters Rate Bison Better

Campdrafters Rate Bison Better

South Burnett campdrafters and equestrians have found a better way to train their horses, thanks to an enterprising Kingaroy couple who’ve built up a herd of 40 North American bison on their property over the past three years.

Campdraft Draws A Big Roll-Up

Campdraft Draws A Big Roll-Up

Last weekend’s Cooyar Campdraft had to start half a day early because of the high number of nominations for the popular two-day event.

KAP Says It Will Work With LNP

KAP Says It Will Work With LNP

KAP members Rob Katter and Shane Knuth have defended their decision to side with the State Government this week and reject proposals to grant Community Liquor Permit exemptions for campdrafts.

KAP Cuts Out Campdrafts

KAP Cuts Out Campdrafts

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has blamed Katter’s Australian Party for refusing to make life easier for campdraft organisers.

Campdraft Crowd Loves Cooyar

Campdraft Crowd Loves Cooyar

The Cooyar Campdraft – part of the South Burnett & Cherbourg On Show long weekend – drew so many nominations that this year’s two-day event had to be extended an extra half day to fit everyone in.

Campdraft Expects Big Crowds

Campdraft Expects Big Crowds

Large numbers of entries are expected for this weekend’s Cooyar Campdraft, which will be held at Cooyar’s campdrafting grounds just west of the town on Saturday and Sunday, October 3-4.

Manumbar Campdraft A Success

Manumbar Campdraft A Success

This year’s Manumbar Campdraft had an unusual extra feature: an Anzac Day Dawn Service.

Big Weekend For Golden Spurs

Big Weekend For Golden Spurs

This year’s Golden Spurs Campdraft at Proston set a new record for the 53 year old event.

Kumbia Campdraft Pulls Good Crowd

Kumbia Campdraft Pulls Good Crowd

The two-week postponement of this year’s Kumbia Charity Campdraft appeared to have little impact on competitor numbers when the event was finally run at the Kumbia Showgrounds last weekend.

New Date For Kumbia Draft

New Date For Kumbia Draft

The Kumbia Charity Campdraft – which was cancelled on the Easter weekend due to the forecast rain – has been rescheduled.

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