EVENT: Agfest Field Days 2014

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Agfest 2014 aurora craft display The Aurora Craft Display where visitors can view and purchase Tasmanian-made arts, crafts and gourmet specialties. Agfest 2014 aurora craft display
Agfest 2014 baler 2 New Holland's brand new Roll-belt baler on display. Agfest 2014 baler 2
Agfest 2014 Case IH Quadtrac 450 Case IH Quadtrac on display for the first time in Tasmania at FMT's stand Agfest 2014 Case IH Quadtrac 450
Agfest 2014 Case IH Quadtrac The larger than life tracked Case IH Quadtrac 450 tractor received quite a bit of attention from passers-by. Agfest 2014 Case IH Quadtrac
Agfest 2014 chocolates Sweet treats galore at Agfest Agfest 2014 chocolates
Agfest 2014 craft exhibit Tasmanian arts and craft galore for purchase. Agfest 2014 craft exhibit
Agfest 2014 crowd 2 Event-goers enjoying the first day of the field days when the sun was out and the weather was dry. Agfest 2014 crowd 2
Agfest 2014 crowd Agfest 2014 attracted almost 60,000 visitors through the gates over the three days it was held. Agfest 2014 crowd
Agfest 2014 dog treats Agfest 2014 dog treats
Agfest 2014 entrance Agfest is run by a group of volunteers from the Rural Youth Organisation of Tasmania. Agfest 2014 entrance
Agfest 2014 equine expo A show highlight: the Equine Expo in which Olympic gold medallist Stuart Tinney held his equine masterclass. Agfest 2014 equine expo
Agfest 2014 home deco trinkets Agfest 2014 home deco trinkets
Agfest 2014 indoor display Visitors enjoying a range of arts, crafts and gourmet delights on display in the indoor pavilions. Agfest 2014 indoor display
Agfest 2014 JCB Workmax The brand new JCB Workmax 800D UTV was launched to the Australian market at Agfest. Agfest 2014 JCB Workmax
Agfest 2014 kids Little ones having a ball at Agfest 2014. Agfest 2014 kids
Agfest 2014 New Holland baler Agfest 2014 New Holland baler
Agfest 2014 New Holland tractor 1 New Holland's tractors and machinery on display at Gaffney Machinery's stand. Agfest 2014 New Holland tractor 1
Agfest 2014 New Holland tractor Agfest 2014 New Holland tractor
Agfest 2014 scarves Agfest 2014 scarves
Agfest 2014 sheep dog demo Sheep dog demo. Agfest 2014 sheep dog demo
Agfest 2014 sheep In addition to machinery, livestock was also another highlight at the field days. Agfest 2014 sheep
Agfest 2014 sweets Treats to satisfy the sweet tooth. Agfest 2014 sweets
Agfest 2014 tulips Beautiful tulips on show. Agfest 2014 tulips
Agfest 2014 wire craft Impressive wire craft for your backyard. Agfest 2014 wire craft

One of Tasmania’s and the country’s largest agricultural events will take place from May 1 to 3 in Carrick, Tasmania.

Check out our coverage from the field days which include interveiws with JCB, New Holland, Case IH and more

Held since 1983, the field days has grown from a 111 exhibitor event to one that attracts over 700 exhibitors and 60,000 patrons.

It is organised and run by the Rural Youth Organisation of Tasmania and features not only farming and agriculture goods but also anything and everything to do with rural lifestyle.

From arts and crafts to dairy products; and from equine to heritage tractor displays, the event attracts both young and old alike to attend.

A range of site awards will also be handed out to exhibitors on the last day of the event, which includes best single site, best multiple site, best craft exhibit, best agricultural demonstration and so on.

WHEN

Thursday May 1 to Saturday May 3

Operating hours: 8am to 5pm daily

WHERE

Quercus Rural Youth Park, Oak Street, Carrick, Tasmania

 

WHO

Farmers, Primary Producers, equine lovers etc. Suitable for all in the family to visit.

TICKETS

Adults - $15

Children (5-15 inclusive) - $5

Children under 5 – Free entry

Accommodation

To help plan your trip, click here to find accommodation in Carrick.

MORE INFORMATION

For exhibitor listings, programs, site map and contact details, visit the AgFest website.

 

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