Ekka Media Kit 2023

NEW - WOODCHOP AUSTRALIAN TITLES See Australia’s best axemen and women in action in the Woodchop and Sawing Competition presented by AAM. This year, the competition will host four new and exciting Australian Title events: n 325mm Australian Women’s Single Sawing Championship - Wednesday 16 August at 2.15pm n 375mm Australian Jack & Jill Double Handed Sawing Championship - Saturday 12 August at 3.20pm n 275mm Australian Women’s Underhand Championship - Sunday 13 August at 3pm n 450mm Australian Double Handed Sawing Championship - Wednesday 16 August at 4.15pm See which of our competitors make the cut on a national scale! SUSHI HUB CAT PRECINCT (N-11) NEW - SHEEP SHEARING WHEN: 10am, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm and 4pm daily WHERE: Sheep Shearing Stage (N-11) Sheep shearing duo Jonathan and Vineta will demonstrate their skills at the Ekka for the very first time.Ekka guests will see blade shearing and fleece throwing in action, plus they’ll learn about the shearing equipment. BUSH POETRY PERFORMANCES WHEN: 11am and 12pm daily (except Sunday 13 & 20 August) Queensland's best speakers will show off their rhythm as they recite poems in front of Ekka goers. These passionate poets will perform their favourite bush ballads for 30 minutes.

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