Shearing Shed Safety, Design & Preparation Workshop, Wellington

Fox & Lillie Rural are pleased to invite you to catch up on all the latest in shearing shed innovation and safety advancements.

Date: Friday 6th September 2019

Time: 8:30am – 1:00pm 

Location: ‘Ringwood’, 115 Ringwood Road, Wellington NSW

From Wellington take Parkes Road, turn right onto Suntop Road and follow for 3km, take another right onto Ringwood Road and follow for 1.5km.

Cost: $20 cash on the door per person for catering purposes. All proceeds go to Wellington Rotary Club. 

RSVP: Wednesday, 4th September 2019. Chris Dennis 0455 900 904


8:30am: BBQ Breakfast

8:45am: Introduction. The need for professionalism and the chain of responsibility – Jason Letchford, Secretary of Shearing Contractors Association Australia.

9:15am: Practical. Risk assessment of the shed, a ‘how to’ on self-assessment. And shearing plant and grinder maintenance – Jim Murray, AWI.

9:45am: AWI Shearing Shed Design Project Update – Henry Ridge, AWI

10:30am: Accessing farm innovation funds – Ashley Moxley, Rural Assistance Authority

10:45am: Woolhandling and shearing – Penny Clout and Jim Murray, AWI

11:45am: Speci writing, traceability and wool marketing – Jenni Turner, Fox & Lillie Rural

12:00pm: BBQ lunch. Connect with our presenters and shearing shed builders.


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Fox & Lillie Rural Shearing Shed Safety and Shed Preparation Workshop Invite Wellington

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