Hamilton Showgrounds

The home of Sheepvention


Hamilton Exhibition & Conference Centre


Sheepvention 6 & 7 August 2018
Celebrating 40 years


Sheepvention is Hamilton Pastoral and Agricultural Society’s biggest farming event with over 25, 000 visitors attending last year’s show in regional Victoria. With a mix of competitions, entertainment, food and fashion, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Sheepvention is always held on the first Monday and Tuesday of August. The 2018 Sheepvention will be held on 6th and 7th of August at the Hamilton Showgrounds Sheepvention’s competitions and events include the Ram Sale, Sheep Show, Victorian Farm Dogs Competition, Inventions Competition, and Wool Fashion Parade.

The Ram Sale is a unique selling system designed for the Sheepvention Pen of 5 Rams drawing vendors and buyers from all over Australia to attend Demonstrating the diversity and history of sheep in Australia, the Sheep Show exhibits up to 1000 sheep including Heritage and Merino breeds. Sheepvention 2018 Sheep Show will this year feature the Texals and Merinos.


A day out for the entire family

About Hamilton

Hamilton is ideally located between Melbourne and Adelaide in the Southern Grampians Shire and is conveniently serviced by major highways, a regular, daily air service to and from Melbourne and a daily coach service.

Once here, taxis, hire cars, coaches and limousines make getting around trouble-free.

Hamilton is situated on the intersection of three major highways; Hamilton B140, Glenelg B160 and Henty A200. The city is serviced by daily V-Line coaches, a regional airline and several hire car companies.

For more detailed information about Hamilton and district and all aspects of travel and accommodation visit the Hamilton Visitors Information Centre website www.visitsoutherngrampians.com.au

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