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Casterton Kelpie Festival

The Australian Kelpie Muster will once again headline June long weekend activities in the Glenelg Shire, boasting an array of free activities and entertainment for all ages.

The muster takes place across the June long weekend in Casterton and includes the iconic headline events of the Kelpie Hill Climb and the Kelpie Working Dog Auction.

Events will occur from Thursday right through to Monday and include:

Thursday 6 June 2019
Casterton Kelpie Muster Art Show -'True Blue'
6:30pm at the Casterton Town Hall
Hosted by the Rotary Club of Casterton

Saturday 8 June 2019
Poets breakfast Starts - 8:00am
Street Parade Starts – 10.00am
Novelty Events - 11:00am
Kelpie Pinball - 12:00 pm Aprox
Mutton Meyhem - 11:00am
Kelpie Triathlon Combination of the 3 events below
Kelpie Dash - 11.00am
Kelpie High Jump - 12.30pm
Kelpie Hill Climb Saturday - 1.00pm

Sunday 9 June 2019
Dog Auction
Island Park Casterton
Demonstrations start at 9.30am -2.30pm
Auction at 3:00pm

Monday 10 June 2019
Working Dog Training School – Ewe, Me and the Dog provides specialised training for working dogs.

For further information on any of the events please the Casterton Kelpie Association website:

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