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Waipukurau 4242

Welcome To The Official NZSDTA Website

If you wish to be added to the email database to receive the results and notices please send an e-mail to with your details. If you have changed your e-mail address please advise me so that I can update the database.

Important Information


In Taupo on Saturday 18th November the New Zealand and Australia team had their runs in very windy and cold conditions. Results are New Zealand Team:  Merv Utting 93.0; Eion Herbert 86.5; Leo Edginton 61.75; Murray Child 90.5   Total: 331.75

Australian team: Geoff Gibson 80.75; Dave Lacy 58.5; Bill Davison 79.75; Grant Cooke 86.25   Total: 305.25

New Zealand in lead by 26.5

Results day 2 for the Wayleggo Cup:

Second day of the test started in Taupo on Sunday 19th November in cold and wet conditions.

Results are New Zealand team:  Merv Utting 88.5; Eion Herbert 87.75; Leo Edginton 55.75; Murray Child 93.5. Total:  325.50   

Australian team:  Geoff Gibson 81.5; Dave Lacy 55.25; Bill Davison 51.5; Grant Cooke 90.75.  Total 279.0

New Zealand Total 657.25       Australia Total 584.25

Winner of the Wayleggo Cup for 2017 is New Zealand by 73 points.

Congratulations to the members of the winning team.


Special promotion for the month of November 2017 available from all Farmlands stores throughout New Zealand. Support this promotion as every club in New Zealand will receive $5 per bag for every bag sold of either Prop Plan Optimpower or Tux for the month of November 2017.

Pro Plan Optipower 20kg $99.00 per bag

All Tux 25kg $74.70 per bag

Prices include GST.      This is a wonderful promotion where everyone benefits so buy your biscuits from any Farmlands store and your local dog trial club will benefit!


Farmlands Promotion November 2017


The Tux North Island and New Zealand championship results can be viewed under "Results" and scroll down the page.

The Tux South Island Championships have been completed and the results can be found under "Results" and scroll down the page.

On the "Notices" page there are also the programmes and entry forms for some of the upcoming club trial events, Tux Yarding Challenge and Handy Dog events that you can refer to.

The dates for the 2018 year are currently being worked on. They will be available in November 2017.
If you have recently changed either your postal or e-mail address please advise me so that I can update our database. At the moment there are lots of e-mails being returned to me so please let me know your new address if you wish to remain on our data base.
As soon as I receive any dog trial results I will load them onto the website.  If you haven't received your results via e-mail you can go directly to our website for the results.
If you would like to receive the dog trial results by e-mail please send your e-mail address to and I will add you to the list.


2017 Trial Dates & Official Judges List


NZSDTA Guide for Judging

Training Sheep Dogs & Pups


Tux Yarding Challenge Course Map

Tux Yarding Challenge Rules


Tux Handy Dog Event Course Map

Tux Handy Dog Event Rules













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