Annual show june 11th 2023

Kyneton & District Poultry Club Inc.

2023 Poultry Show

sunday 11th june 2023

Horace Don Poultry Pavilion, Kyneton Showgrounds



Joe Azoulous – Hardfeather
Stephen Chalmers – Softfeather bantam
Neville Chiselett – Softfeather standard, Waterfowl and Juniors

Standard VPFA 2019 Show Schedule applies

No Turkeys, Guinea Fowl, pairs or eggs.
Entries close 2nd of june, or when the shed is full.

Prize categories and awards

Champion Bird in Show​ receives decorative plate​​​​ $300
Reserve Champion Bird​​​​​​​​ $250
Champion Bird – Junior exhibitor  wins a copy of Australian Poultry Standards &​​ $100
Reserve Champion Bird – Junior exhibitor​​​​​​ $50
Champion Hardfeather bird – standard or bantam ​​​​​$100
Reserve Champion Hardfeather Bird – standard or bantam​ ​​​$50
Champion Softfeather Bird – standard or bantam​​​​​ $100
Reserve Champion Softfeather Bird – standard or bantam​ ​​​$50
Champion Waterfowl – standard or bantam ​​​​​​$100
Reserve Champion Waterfowl – standard or bantam​​ ​​ $50
Best Rare Breed$50
Champion Wyandotte ​​​​​​​$30
Ron Seddon Memorial Award – Best coloured Softfeather bird​​​ Trophy
Ian Grant Junior Encouragement Award​​​​​​ Trophy

Rosettes or Sashes will be awarded to the following

Champion Bird​​​​​Reserve Champion Bird
Champion Standard Hardfeather, heavy or light​​Reserve Champion Standard Hardfeather, heavy or light
Champion Standard Light Soft featherReserve Champion Standard Light Soft feather
Champion Standard Heavy Soft featherReserve Champion Standard Heavy Soft feather
Champion Bantam Heavy HardfeatherReserve Champion Bantam Heavy Hardfeather
Champion Bantam Light HardfeatherReserve Champion Bantam Light Hardfeather

Champion Bantam Light Softfeather
Reserve Champion Bantam Light Softfeather
Champion Bantam Heavy SoftfeatherReserve Champion Bantam Heavy Softfeather
Champion Waterfowl​​​​​Reserve Champion Waterfowl
Champion Junior Exhibitor​​​​Reserve Champion Junior Exhibitor
Champion GooseBest of Breed sash when 6 or more entries in a class

VPFA Journal Awards for 2023

 Entries in the following categories will be eligible to receive points for the VPFA 2023 Awards:

  • Hardfeather – Sumatra
  • Softfeather – Coloured Silkie Standard or Bantam
  • Waterfowl – Aylesbury, Blue Swedish & Rouen Clair
  • Rare Breed – Legbar Standard or Bantam

Stewards are on site from 7:30am and all birds are to be penned by 9:00am.


Entry fees

​​Members​​​​$1.50 all entries
​​​Non members first 10 entries​$3.00
​​​Additional entries​​​$1.50

*Junior entries follow the same Show Schedule as for senior entries but need to put a ‘J’ in front of the Class number.

Entries close Friday 2nd of June or when the shed is full.  

Entries must be submitted online via
All payments are to be made on the day.


Rules & Regulations

This Show will be held under the VPFA Rules and Regulations.

  1. The show will be conducted under current Victorian Government Covid Regulations.
  2. All exhibits must be the bona fide property of the exhibitor and have been owned for 21 days.
  3. The Club reserves the right to refuse entries under Rule 33 of the VPFA Regulations.
  4. Although the greatest care will be taken, the KDPC Inc. will not be responsible for any mistake, accident, loss, injury or damage from any cause whatsoever.
  5. No-one is permitted to handle or interfere with the exhibits after the exhibits are penned, except for the appointed judges.
  6. Any birds showing signs of dubbing will not be accepted in the show. For more information refer to The APS 2 page 9 under Faking.
  7. The decisions of the Judges will be final. Any person or persons causing annoyance or disputing a judge’s decision shall be liable for expulsion from the Show and exhibits and or awards will be disqualified.
  8. Judges may withhold any prize where the quality of the exhibits is not sufficient to merit the award.
  9. The KDPC Inc. reserves the right to obtain the services of a substitute or extra judge if needed.
  10. No bird may be removed from a pen without the authority of the Show Manager.
  11. As the KDPC show is being held in affiliation with the VPFA, all Victorian exhibitors must be members of the VPFA & provide their member number.
  12. KDPC members only may purchase a One Day Pass for $10. All other Victorian entrants must be current VPFA members.
  13. Stewards or Exhibitors may not comment on the merits of any exhibits to a judge until all judging is completed.
  14. The Show Secretary may open a class where there are more than 5 birds of the same breed, or amalgamate classes where necessary.
  15. Juniors must be between the ages of 6 – 16 years of age in accordance with the VPFA Rules and must pen their own birds.
  16. Juniors must not show the same breed as a senior exhibitor if they are living at the same address.
  17. Any bird deemed not well will be removed.

For more information
Show Secretary Show Manager Assistant Secretary
Graham Smith Katie Kandelaars Beth Houghton
0411 707 358 0419 840 212 0488 733 045