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Handicraft Section: Chris Angus

Chris retired to Winton in 1990 with her husband Ray. She almost immediately become heavily involved in community groups, such as QCWA and Lionesses. She also loved preparing and entering into the local show, every year. Putting entries in numerous cooking sections as well as handicraft. Which included knitting, sewing, jigsaws and dressing her vintage dolls.  She went on to become a pavilion volunteer, taking the week prior to the show to help set up the various sections. Then went onto become the Steward of the handicraft section, here she was in her element and really enjoyed the task. In the 2018 following her passing the family sponsored a Memorial Aggregate Trophy for the handicraft section in her name.

Chris Angus Memorial Champion Knitting or Crochet Piece
2018 Winner: E. East & J. Muntelwit
2019 Winner: L. Lenton
2020 Winner: No Show Held

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Posted 21 March 2021. Plans are underway to host the Winton Show’s first talking tent.  The aim for the talking tent is to provide Government Agencies, not-for-profit community groups and private business the opportunity to present information on themselves to the public, firstly  by a small public commentary and then further by one on one […]

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CALLING ALL TRADE SITES

Tradesite Applications are now open for the 2021 Show! Head over to our Exhibitors page for all the details and downloads.

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SHOW SOCIETY TO RENEW SHOWGROUNDS CATTLE YARDS

Posted 15 March 2021. The Winton Show Society is thrilled to announce that we were successful in securing a grant to renew the cattle yards at the Winton Showgrounds. This grant will enable us to give the yards a larger holding capacity and water troughs in all pens. The Grant was awarded to us by […]

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COVID APP FOR USE AT 2021 SHOW

Posted 1 March 2021. Our team is working hard to ensure we follow all COVID regulations. The safety of all those that enjoy the Winton Show is of paramount importance to us. We are currently registering to use the Check In Qld App. We’ll provide further information for you here in due course.  

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2021 SHOW WILL GO AHEAD

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