AAA National Show and Sale 2015
We had a very enjoyable show this year with our show team doing us proud! Over 500 alpacas were exhibited during the event and represented by studs from all over Australia. Our full show results can be found on our Show Results page.
Alpha Centauri Amechi & Elysion Lucille with Andrew
AAA National Show and Sale 2015
We are pleased to announce that Alpha Centauri Kohbi Lot 9 and Alpha Centauri Moonlight Rose Lot 8 will be available for sale at this years AAA National Show to be held on the 10th - 13th September 2015 at Sydney Olympic Park in Sydney. Please see our Sale Page or contact us for further details. Follow the link to the AAA National Show & Sale pages - Kohbi & Moonlight Rose
Alpha Centauri Kohbi, Kohbi's Fleece, Kohbi Supreme Champion Huacaya Wodonga Show 2015, Alpha Centauri Moonlight Rose
For Sale at the Breeders Choice Alpaca Auction - Sunday 30th August 2015
We have a selection of quality males and females currently for sale at the Breeders Choice Alpaca Auction on Sunday 30th August 2015 at 12 Noon. The auction will be held on farm at Pacofino Alpaca Stud at Wingello in the Southern Highlands NSW. Please see our Sale Page or contact us for further details.
Some of our alpacas available for Auction are Alpha Centauri Callahan, Alpha Centauri Talkeetna, Alpha Centauri Comanchero, Alpha Centauri Arktika, Alpha Centauri Amberlina, Alpha Centauri Keeva, Alpha Centauri Sharlise, Alpha Centauri Indianah & Alpha Centauri Dezirae.
Alpha Centauri Callahan & Alpha Centauri Comanchero
Central Western NSW Region Spring Alpaca Show Mudgee - 1st August 2015
Bronwyn had the opportunity and privilege to be the Apprentice Judge with AAA Judge Lyn Dickson for the Central Western NSW Region Spring Show in Mudgee on the 1st August. There were 225 halter entries on the day with exhibitors travelling from NSW and Interstate. A very long day for the exhibitors and judges but a very well run show with beautiful alpacas and friendly folk!
Photo courtesy of Andrew Hulme
Brisbane Royal Fleece Judging - 30th July 2015
Andrew had the privilege of Judging the fleeces for the Brisbane Royal Show.
New England Alpaca Show at Uralla - 6th & 7th June 2015
Andrew had the privilege of being the AAA Judge for the New England Alpaca Show at Uralla.
Carousel of Colour NSW Southern Region - 30th & 31st May 2015
This was a fantastic show and a real credit to the convenors & team who made it all happen! The AAA Judges for the show were Natasha Clark & apprentice Adrienne Clarke. Congratulations to all the winners. The Alpha Centauri team had a great show. Alpha Centauri Dayzi was awarded 1st Intermediate White Female & Champion White Female Huacaya. Alpha Centauri Ivoree awarded 2nd Junior White Female & Jennjoley Braveheart (owned by Jennjoley Alpacas) awarded 1st Junior White Male. Ivoree & Jennjoley Braveheart teamed up in the Sires Progeny and were awarded 1st in the White Sires Progeny for Alpha Centauri Kommissar. Dayzi, Ivoree & Braveheart did their sire, Alpha Centauri Kommissar proud! Alpha Centauri Talkeetna & Alpha Centauri Midnight Runner (owned by Millpaca Stud) teamed up and were awarded 1st in the Black Sires Progeny for Wyterrica John Boy. Our full show results can be found on our Show Results page.
Alpha Centauri Dayzi and Andrew with Alpha Centauri Ivoree & John Dawson with Jennjoley Braveheart
Bathurst Royal Show - Sunday 19th April
We had a very wet preparation for the Bathurst Royal this year due to some much needed rain. A well run show thanks to the convenor Jennie Menzies and her team. The AAA Judge for the show was Jillian Holmes. Congratulations to all the exhibitors! Our stud male Alpha Centauri Comanchee was awarded Champion Mature Male and Alpha Centauri Amechi also did well with a first place in his Intermediate Medium/Dark Fawn class. A fantastic result for this sire and his progeny. Alpha Centauri Mezmorize & Alpha Centauri Dayzi were both awarded a 1st in their age/colour classes and Reserve Championships. Both females are sired by Alpha Centauri Kommissar and is exciting to see his progeny doing well in the show ring. Our full show results can be found on our Show Results page.
Sydney Royal Easter Show - 3rd-7th April
We had a great Sydney Royal Easter Show this year! A very well organised show thanks to Keryn Burns and her team of helpers. The AAA Judges for the show were Angela Preuss & Lyn Dickson. The Alpaca Pavilion was very well attended by the public during the show and it was great to catch up with all our alpaca friends. A few of the highlights of the show for us were - Alpha Centauri Kohbi awarded Reserve Champion 6-12 months Fleece, Elitealpaca Dieudonne was awarded Reserve Champion 48-60 months Fleece, Alpha Centauri Comanchee awarded Champion 48-60 months Fleece & Reserve Champion Mature Male in halter, Alpha Centauri Amechi awarded a 1st in the 6-12 months M/D Fawn Fleece, 1st M/D Fawn Intermediate Male in halter & Colour Champion Medium/Dark Fawn Huacaya. This is Amechi's 4th best in colour award this year so far, this is a very exciting result for this Comanchee sired male. To top it off Alpha Centauri Alpacas was awarded 'Most Successful Exhibitor Huacaya Fleece' for the 5th year in a row! Our full show results for halter & fleece can be found on our Show Results page.
Andrew also had the priviledge of being the AAA Overjudge for the Sydney Royal Alpaca Judging Competition. A well attended event showcasing the up and coming youth of the Alpaca Industry. Congratulations to all the participants.
Awards from the Sydney Royal Easter Show, Alpha Centauri Kohbi Fleece, Alpha Centauri Comanchee Fleece
Andrew with Alpha Centauri Amechi, Alpha Centauri Comanchee & Andrew with Lyn Dickson and the participants of the Sydney Royal Judging Competition (photo courtesy of Wayne McCauley)
Camden Show - Saturday 21st March
A great outing and a very successful day for the Alpha Centauri team. We are delighted that Alpha Centauri Kohbi was awarded his third Supreme title for this year! Alpha Centauri Dayzi (sired by Alpha Centauri Kommissar) was also awarded Champion Intermediate Female. We are thrilled that Alpha Centauri Amechi was awarded Reserve Champion Intermediate Male and Best Medium/Dark Fawn Huacaya, which is his third 'Best in Colour' this year. Our full results can be found on our Show Results page.
AAA Judge Jillian Holmes, Bronwyn and Alpha Centauri Kohbi, Andrew with Alpha Centauri Callahan & the boys and girls relaxing at the show
Moss Vale Show - Sunday 15th March
Andrew had the privilege of being the AAA Judge for Moss Vale Show.
Wodonga Show - Sunday 8th March
Andrew had the privilege of being the AAA Judge for the Alpaca Fleece Section of the Wodonga Show with about 80 fleeces entered.
Bronwyn showed the Alpha Centauri team with the very kind help of Carolyn, Fiona & Zak of Lillyfield Alpacas. The AAA Judge for the Halter Section was Chris Williams. The highlight of the day was Alpha Centauri Kohbi being awarded Supreme Champion Huacaya and Best White Huacaya in Show against a strong, very competitive field. Alpha Centauri Amechi was also awarded a 1st in his class and Reserve Champion Junior Male. Many thanks to Julie & Joe Hofer and their team for such a great event. Our full results can be found on our Show Results page.
Bronwyn & AAA Judge Chris Williams with Alpha Centauri Kohbi & Alpha Centauri Kohbi Fleece - Sep 2014
Boorowa Show - Saturday 7th March
Many thanks to Carolyn Austin and her team for a fantastic country show! The AAA Judge for the event was Chris Williams. A great day out for the Alpha Centauri team with Alpha Centauri Kohbi being awarded Supreme Champion Huacaya and Best White Huacaya in Show. A great result for this Elysion Jupiter sired male. Alpha Centauri Dayzi (sired by Alpha Centauri Kommissar) was also awarded Champion Junior Female. Alpha Centauri Amechi was also awarded a 1st in his class, Champion Junior Male and Best Medium / Dark Fawn Huacaya in Show. Our full show results can be found on our Show Results page.
AAA Judge Chris Williams, Bronwyn & Andrew with Alpha Centauri Kohbi
Canberra Royal Show 27 February - 1 March
What a great start to the year! A very well run show thanks to Jess Sachs and all her team. The Halter Judges for the show were AAA Judges Peter Kennedy and Joanne Ham. The highlight of our weekend was Alpha Centauri Amechi being awarded Reserve Champion Junior Male and Best Medium / Dark Fawn Huacaya in Show. A great result for this Alpha Centauri Comanchee sired male. Our full show results can be found on our Show Results page.
Bronwyn also had the privilege of being the Apprentice with AAA Judge Rick Hodgson for the Fleece Judging. It was wonderful to see such a great lineup of alpaca fleece on display. A big thank you to the Convenor Jess, Tim & Graham and all their team for such a well organised fleece event. Bronwyn also had the opportunity and privilege to be the Apprentice with AAA Judge Lyn Dickson for the Alpacas at Gunning Show on Sunday the 22nd of February. A very hot day out in the sun but a great event with friendly folk!
Bronwyn & AAA Judge Rick Hodgson and a winning fleece owned by Monga Alpacas & Alpha Centauri Amechi Fleece - Sep 2014