The Newcastle Agricultural, Horticultural and Industrial Association will proudly present the 2018 Newcastle Show Rodeo on Saturday 3 March 2018! Make sure you’re at the Newcastle Show to see the open bull, ladies barrel, juvenile steer, juvenile barrel, and novice bull competitions. The excitement starts at 5.00pm in the Centre ring, with the best viewing from the grandstand.
Barrel Racing requires riders to charge through the gate and negotiate the barrel course in a thrilling race against the clock. The quicker the competitor completes the cloverleaf pattern the higher the score!
Steer Riding is a classic rodeo event showcasing the age-old contest between man and horse. Timing, skill and strength are the names of the game in this country classic!
Arguably the Rodeo’s most popular event, Bull Riding pits a daring rider against one tonne of raw, unstoppable power. judges award points based on the duration of the ride, the control the rider displays and of course, the aggression of the bull!