South Australian Poultry Association Inc

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Gawler Districts Poultry Fanciers Club

Gawler  Districts Poultry Fanciers Association Inc.

Established in 1982

Bringing us together through purebred poultry

Same great Club different Location

Keep up to date with the club on their Facebook page @GawlerDistrictsPoultryFanciersAssociation

All meetings are held at  

SAPA headquarters

located 20 minutes from Gawler: 6 Acrylon Road, Salisbury South

Hot Weather Policy 

Hot Weather Policy: Show will be cancelled if the scheduled show day is to be 33C or over via Bureau of Meteorology for Elizabeth the night prior.  

Aggregate points are awarded for paid members of the club who show at a minimum of 2 of the 3 qualifying shows.

In Open a class must have a minimum of 2 birds of the same colour in each breed, age class & sex.

Junior classes: juniors must pen their own bird (they can have some assistance if needed). Juniors must not have the same breed as adults showing in the same show.

2023 Show Schedule

April Sun 23rd                    1st Qualifying Show Featuring Rare breeds of Hard and soft feather

May Sun 28th                     2nd Qualifying Show Featuring Rare breeds of Waterfowl and Field & Forest breeds

June Sun 26th                    SALE - Sellers, birds from 8am $1 per bird

                                                           Buyers from 9am 

July Sun 23rd                     ANNUAL Show, and 3rd Qualifying COMMENCES WITH 10AM JUDGING

October Sun 22nd              Annual General Meeting, Aggregate & Trophy Presentation


Family - $ 20

Single - $ 15

Concession card holder $12

Junior - $ 7 (under 16)


Entry fees: 

 Monthly show adult $1.00per bird, junior $0.50c  per bird

Championship show Members entry fees for the Annual Show adults $1.00 per bird. Junior $0.50c, non-members, adult $2.00, junior $0.50c.

Lunch: $5.00 adults and children from 10 years up. Under 9 years $3.00

All members are asked to bring a salad to share and 

An item for our fundraising raffle held at 12pm would be appreciated

Makes an enjoyable and great family fun day 

Visitors most welcome where information is freely available & shared after

penning & anyone interested in joining our club, please contact the Secretary.


 All birds to be penned by 9:45 am

Judging commences at 10am

All Entries are to be posted or emailed to JUDY KEARNEY, 7 days prior to show at one of the following:

                 CONVENOR: JUDY KEARNEY email: or post:  PO Box 467, Kapunda 5373 

Sections for the Open classes are:

Large Heavy Breeds

Large Light Breeds

Soft Feathered Bantam

Hard Feathered Bantam


Sections for the Junior classes are:

Large fowl

Soft Feathered Bantam

Hard Feathered Bantam


Annual Championship Show Awards 

best of breed ribbons will be awarded to all breeds.Annual show winners ribbons and trophies are presented on the day.

Championship Show winners and aggregate trophies will be presented at the AGM.

To qualify for the Championship show and aggregate awards you must be a member of the club and have shown at 2 of the 3 qualifying shows

Awards for Qualifying Shows

Trophies will be awarded for Champion Bird in Show and Champion Junior at each qualifying show.

Ribbons will be presented to the Champion and Reserve Champion for each section and Champion and Reserve Champion Bird in Show.

In both the Open and Junior classes, each breed and sex must have a minimum of 2 birds of the same colour to qualify for separate class

Ribbons and trophies are awarded for all sections in the Championship Annual Show.


15 Roenfeldt Drive, Tanunda 5352 S.A. 
Ph: 0403329807 
 C/- Post Office, Palmer 5237 S.A. 
Ph: 0429017858 
15 Roenfeldt Drive, Tanunda 5352 S.A. 
Ph: 0403329807 
EFT for entries can be paid direct to Treasurer 
 PO Box 467, Kapunda 5373 
 Ph: 0410548843 
All entries please send on the official entry form to Convenor 7 days prior