Wingham Beef Week




Wingham Beef Week is a community-based event with a week-long program focusing on all facets of beef industry.

Wingham Beef Week provides students, juniors and producers with a rare opportunity to participate in live assessment, carcase assessment and evaluation, meat judging, beef appreciation workshops, parading and judging competitions.

The event aims to educate at ground level the next generation of our future junior beef enthusiasts in a hands-on environment to increase their knowledge/exposure to the Australian beef industry through education and competition. Producers use the event to pit their skills, and benchmark their finished product against other producers and industry peers by competing in carcase competition’s, both led and unled.

Wingham Beef Week is unique being the only such event in the State where participants have the rare opportunity of being invited by Wingham Beef Exports into their processing facility for carcase viewing, assessment and evaluation.

Wingham Beef Week is a subcommittee of Wingham Show Society.

2021 Wingham Beef Week

Online Junior Judging Competition – entries open 1st of June and closing on the 11th of June

From President

Thank you to everyone who has prepared cattle for Wingham Beef Week 2021, unfortunately this year’s show has been changed once again.

The Wingham Beef Week committee alongside our major sponsor Wingham Beef Exports, want to still offer schools and producers the opportunity to breed, feed and compete with their cattle.

This year we have included the Manning Valley Naturally class that gives grass fed producers a chance at winning extra money for having the best grass-fed exhibit in each class We will ensure that we can provide the most feedback and educational content to keep to our main goal of educating the future men and women of the Australian cattle industry.

Hopefully 2022 will see the return of our standard and normalized Wingham Beef Week events.

Matt Martin – Wingham Beef Week President

Virtual Junior Judging

The Wingham Beef Week committee are glad to announce that they prepared a Virtual Judging section to provide more educational content for the students involved.

We are planning on incorporating a Virtual Junior Judging experience along with a potential Virtual Meat Judging class.

Schools who have previously participated in Wingham Beef Week will be contacted with the details once they are ready to release.

Keep an eye on our Facebook page for further details in relation to this event!


New Competitions including Pen of 4, Highest MSA Index and Best Grass-Fed Exhibit. Entries are now closed.





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3 months ago
Wingham Beef Week

With COVID-19 restrictions easing we would like to announce our tentative dates for Wingham Beef Week 2022, we will be commencing from the 16th of May 2022 and finishing on 20th of May.
We are planning to have our full program as per a standard year however, due to the ever-changing situation, adjustments may be made based on information provided by Department of Health
Until then we will be striving to ensure WBW2022 will be the very best 🤠🤠🐮🐂
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Look forward to it.

Destynee Harvey

Julie-Anne Maree Evans

Angus Williams

Carn't wait

Bring it on!!

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3 months ago
Wingham Beef Week

We are in the process of seeing if we have the capacity to run our school steer challenge for WBW2022, however before we can make a definite decision we need to know how many schools are willing to participate.
We have emailed schools in our address book for expressions of interest and now I’m extending it here.

If you are a school teacher interested in taking this on please email with 1. School name 2. Teacher contact information.

Thank you
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Deb Gilbert

Jen Lo

Lisa Mawhinney 🤔

Briony Looker Judy Miller

Joanna Towers 🤔

Scott Miller Rebecca Smith

Really can't wait to get back into cattle work again

Jodie Provost FYI

Yan Kleynhans

Piper Williams

Freya Weismantel

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3 months ago
Wingham Beef Week

First meeting held in the brand new facility at Wingham Showground. Planning for a bigger and better 2022 event!

Feel free to come along to meetings if you’d like to have some input!

#WBW22 🐮
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First meeting held in the brand new facility at Wingham Showground. Planning for a bigger and better 2022 event! 

Feel free to come along to meetings if you’d like to have some input! 

#WBW22 🐮

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Nice set up guys. Fingers crossed for next years event!

Sorry that glen and I couldn't make it we are currently in isolation for 2weeks

Would luv to but too far away

Wow 🤩


Looks great!

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4 months ago
Wingham Beef Week

Two of our major sponsors Wingham Beef Exports and Meat & Livestock Australia have started working on a small video series that helps educate producers on issues within the industry.

This first video focuses on Liver Fluke.

Cattle with liver fluke grow at a slower rate and can even get sick enough to die.

To check your animal health data from previous Wingham Beef Week events check out the Livestock Data Link website.
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4 months ago
Wingham Beef Week

Congratulations to the Elected Executive Committee for the WBW 2022 event.

President: Merv Presland
Vice President: Joshua Gilbert
Secretary: Taryn Worth
Treasurer: Gypsy Marshall

The event will flourish with new members stepping into the executive committee to continue improving on such an exciting event.

The Wingham Beef Week Committee are looking for new members to join in and help.

Next meeting will be held on Wednesday 20th of October, if your interested message the page to be included in the email chain.

#WBW21 into #WBW22 🐮 🥩
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Congratulations Merv. Great news for WBW.

Congratulations Merv

Congratulations to all of you especially Merv Presland

Congratulations Merv & Taryn! 👌

Great news

Well done all!

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4 months ago
Wingham Beef Week

🐮 WBW Virtual Junior Judging 2021 Results! 🐮


Below is the announcement of the Grand & Reserve Grand Champion Judge for WBW 2021👇🏼

Again, a huge thank you must be extended to our overjudges Bede and Kate!
If anyone has any questions about assessing cattle or the beef industry in general and would like to get in contact please let us know.

A huge congratulations to all competitors, fantastic job for having a crack at virtual judging when we couldn’t be together for a regular WBW in 2021. Hopefully next year we will see you all for a bigger and better WBW 2022! 🐮
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Congratulations to all entrants! Thanks Wingham Beef Week for coordinating this event.

Well done Nd good for you- keeping on. 🙂

Yessss Jake

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Beef Cattle - Education through Competition

Wingham Beef Week is a community based event with a week long program which aims to provide school students and the general public with a variety of meaningful activities centred around the Beef Industry