Welcome to New Zealand Ploughing Association Incorporated.
To achieve this, up to twenty three Qualifying Events are hosted by individual Associations throughout New Zealand each year and the Winners compete at the annual New Zealand Ploughing Championships held over two days in April or May. Day One is the Stubble competition and Day Two is the Grassland competition.
The four championship classes are as follows:
- Gulf Lubricants Silver Plough (conventional)
- Farmlands Fuel Reversible
- Rural New Horse Plough
- Vintage Plough.
The Winners of the Gulf Lubricants Silver Plough Conventional and Farmlands Fuel Reversible Classes represent New Zealand at the Annual World Contest held in any one of the thirty countries affiliated to the World Ploughing Organisation.
Franklin VMC - 4th November Kimbrae Drive Rototuna
Waikato PMA - 5th November Kimbrae Drive Rototuna - Contact John Guy 07 829 4761
Franklin Vintage Machinery Club Contact I Robb 09 299 8279
South Otago 11 November
2018 New Zealand Ploughing Championships - Thornbury
2019 New Zealand Ploughing Championships - Rakaia
2020 New Zealand Ploughing Championships - Takapau
- March 2018 – Manawatu Vintage Machinery Club Ploughing Match
lst April 2018 - East Otago
7th April 2018 - Waitaki Ploughing Association
8th April 2018 - East Otago
April 2018 - Waikato Heavy Horse Ploughing Match
14-15 April 2018 - New Zealand Ploughing Championships. Held at Thornbury
Our Valued Sponsors
(Please visit our sponsors page for links to all our sponsors).
Silver Plough - sponsored by Gulf Oil
Reversible Plough - sponsored by Farmlands Fuel
Horse Plough - sponsored by Rural News
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all Sponsors for their valued support and we look forward to a long and profitable association for all parties.