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We ensure all Record attempts are scrupulously fair to past and present Shearer's, and the sheep they shear

We ensure all Record attempts are scrupulously fair to past and present Shearer's, and the sheep they shear

We ensure all Record attempts are scrupulously fair to past and present Shearer's, and the sheep they shear

Future Confirmed Record Attempts:

Due to Covid-19 restrictions any record attempts will be convened by an International Convener via video ZOOM --- unless Border restrictions are lifted. Any future record attempts will be considered and looked at individually.

Apply for a Record Attempt

Going to give a record a go?
Our online application form makes applying for a record attempt easy. Please click here to view our record attempt application form.

Latest Record Attempt Results

  • Thursday 14th January 2021

    Megan Whitehead 661, raised the Women’s 9 hour strong wool lamb record by 13 in perfect weather conditions at ‘Craigellachie’, Croydon Bush, Gore, New Zealand.
    The record was a first, using video Zoom technology to convening Referee Mark Baldwin, N.S.W. due to Covod-19 restrictions.
    Referees for the event were Mark Baldwin, Australia, Convener, Robert McLaren, Ronnie King, Neil Fagan, N.Z. along with Paul Harris the video voice link to Mark in Australia.

  • Saturday 15th February 2020

    Ethan Harder came up short by ten in his attempt on Louis Brown’s 8 hour merino ewe record of 497. The attempt took place at A D South & Co’s property, Gibbs Road, Cordering, Western Australia.
    Referees were: Ian Buchanan N.Z. (Convener), Peter Artridge, Ralph Blue, Mike Henderson Australia.

Our Mission Statement

To ensure that all Record attempts are scrupulously fair to past and present Shearer's, and the sheep they shear.

Read more about us
Paul Harris - Shearing Recrods Chairman

The Chairman:

Paul Harris
P O Box 14
Waipara 7447
North Canterbury, New Zealand
PH: +64 3 432 4293 or +64 27 273 1029

Hugh McCarroll - Sharing Records Secretary

The Secretary:

Mr Hugh McCarroll
12 St Thomas Avenue
Pyes Pa
Tauranga 3112
New Zealand
Ph: +64 7 5431 390 or +64 27 2606475

Contact Us

Either contact Paul or Hugh directly on the information provided, email us info@shearingrecords.co.nz or fill in our contact page form