Field days share $39 million relief package with local shows

Field day committees expecting at least a $50 million relief package to share amongst cancelled events will have to find support elsewhere.
The government has lumped them in with a $39 million package called the Supporting Agricultural Shows and Field Days program.

Wimmera Machinery Field days cancelled for 2021

And along with that news, it dashes hope of many cancelled Field Day from 2020 that were expecting to recover their losses in 2021. The irony is that the Wimmera Machinery Field days (WFMD) was the very last event on the Field days calendar to be held, when it opened for business on the 3 […]

AgQuip and the CRT FarmFest Field Days officially cancelled for 2020

If you follow the fate of two of the biggest Field Days events, AgQuip held at Gunnedah NSW, and CRT FarmFest at Kingsthorpe QLD it sums up what field days have had to endure in 2020. The organisers fought tooth and nail to save their events. It was anticipated that rescheduling the events until later […]

Wandin-Silvan field days event cancelled for 2020

Wandin Silvan Field Days

  The Committee of the Wandin-Silvan Field Days has announced their 2020 event will not proceed due to the impact of COVID-19 and as a consequence subsequent crowd restrictions. The 2020 Wandin-Silvan Field Days was due to be held on 16 and 17 October. But with metropolitan Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire locked down with […]

Elmore field days event cancelled for 2020

The Elmore and District Machinery Field Days Committee has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Elmore Field Days. The event was to take place from 6 to 8 of October 2020. However, due to the continuing presence of the Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions and conditions around running outdoor events the committee felt it […]

Henty MFD cancelled for 2020 reviving call for $50 million field day funding

The Henty Machinery Field Days was set to showcase over $120 million worth of machinery and goods on-site at its September 22 to 24 event the 57th consecutive year since its inception in 1963. However, an announcement the event will not proceed this year due to COVID-19 restrictions, highlights the plight Field Days face in 2020. […]

Dowerin GWN7 machinery field days prepares for major event in 2021

Dowerin MFD cancelled the 2020 event, but are all systems go for 25 and 26 of August 2021, and look forward to hosting a very successful event The Dowerin GWN7 Machinery Field Days were derived from the need to raise funds to construct a dam in order to water the town’s sports ovals and tennis […]

Sungold set for a big event

This is just the start. Sungold Field Days kicks off the circuit list of the most popular field days for farmers in 2020 The Sungold Field Days held over three days from Wednesday to Friday, 12 to 14 February kicks off the circuit list of popular farmers attended events that are held around Australia each […]

East Gippsland expects a bumper event

Well over 100 exhibitors have already booked for the 33th East Gippsland Field Days being held from the 17 to 18 of April 2020, at the Bairnsdale Aerodrome. With over 350 exhibitor spaces and quality promotions, there are 8,000 to 10,000 visitors attracted to the event each year. Most of them on the lookout for […]