Education

Schools' Merino Wether Challenge

The NSW SMBA runs a Schools' Merino Wether Challenge each year at the Rabobank National Merino Sheep Show and Ram Sale held in Dubbo in August. Please contact us if you would like your school to participate in this fun and educational event.

Please click on the following link to watch the 2012 Royal Adelaide Show School Competition run by the South Australian Stud Merino Sheepbreeders' Association

Schools video

The Shilling Ram

Click here to read about the Grand Champion Merino Ram of the 1932 Sydney Sheep Show from Uardry Merino stud, Hay, whose effigy was immortalised in 1938 on the Australian shilling and in 1991 on the 50 cent coin.

Coming Soon

- Wool Facts
- Merino Sheep Facts
- Wool Samples