Terms and conditions
APPLICATION FOR ENTRY
An exhibit cannot compete in any class additional to that for which it is entered on the Application for Entry. Information, as requested on the application for entry, must be completed otherwise the application may not be accepted. An animal’s entry application will only be valid via a correctly completed online entry form, prior to the closing date displayed. Photos and video content must be supplied by the required date or the entry will not be accepted. In this instance, the nomination fee is lost. Each animals must be in the age category on the entry form
An entry fee of $100 + GST per animal will be applicable and must be paid prior to receiving any prize allocation. If you hold an ACM account it will be booked for this. Any entrants who do not have an ACM account will be required to make payment upfront before commencing.
Animals must fit in the age group of the two classes being milk tooth and two tooth.
(a) High resolution photographs of the animal for entry to be submitted. Image file size of 1MB at the minimum.
(b) Minimum 30 seconds of high quality video footage of animals walking along a flat surface parallel to the camera is to be supplied. Example; walking along a fence line parallel to the camera.
(c) Video footage is not to contain logos, sound, weights or any animal figures. Eg: ASBV details.
(d) Video footage must not contain multiple angles of the animal.
(e) Animals must not be led or haltered in the video however can be held and haltered for the photographs.
ELIGIBILITY FOR ENTRY AND BREED SOCIETY REGISTRATION
(a) To be eligible for entry, the exhibit must, at the time of entering the competition:
i. Be fully registered by the relevant recognised breed society.
REGISTRATION AND ANIMAL OWNERSHIP
All sheep entered in the Sheep ShowDown competitions must be registered in the name of the exhibitor at the time of judging and with a breed society recognised by ACM.
ORDER OF JUDGING
All classes shall be judged in breed order in accordance with the order of classes as printed in the schedule. The judges’ decision is final.
RESTRICTION OF ENTRIES
Exhibitors will be restricted to entering a total of four rams or ewes each.
Judging will be undertaken in an online format, with a representative from ACM present. The judge’s decision will be final.