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Photo by Nikki Westover




Due to our 2021 COVID restrictions, nominations for events will be limited. Please see below on when and where to nominate.


All queries and early nominations – email Liz at or phone (08) 8956 9779.

Gymkhana: The Red Centre Campdraft & Rodeo Association will be running this event again and taking nominations via the Campdraft Central website. Gymkhana competitors will need to nominate via Campdraft Central for Insurance purposes. See links at the bottom of this page.

Rodeo: $45.00 ABCRA Day Membership + Entry fee

The Rodeo starts promptly at 10:30am this year

The HRARC is now affiliated with the 'Australian Bushman’s Campdraft & Rodeo Assoc (ABCRA)'. Information on ABCRA Rodeos can be found at  


Please download and complete the Waiver and Entry forms below and bring the originals to the event. Originals must be handed in or rewritten. 

Nominate in person:

Friday 3:00 – 5:00pm at Rodeo Arena

Saturday 9:00am at Rodeo Arena 


Juniors Nominating for Poddy Ride need:

the ABCRA Membership Form & Parental Consent form completed by a parent/guardian.

Limited nominations will be taken. 

Horse Races: $20:00/horse/race

Starting time for 2021 events is 3:00pm.

Pre-Event nominations can be expressed by completing the form below and emailing to Face-to-face nominations will be taken at the Racecourse Shed from 9:00am on Saturday July 31st and the Race Secretary’s Office from 2:00pm. For any queries phone: Liz Bird on (08) 8956 9779 or 0409 670 887.

Races Novelty Events:

Whip Cracking, Fashions on the Field, Swag Rolling and Yard Building Competition. Nominations limited and taken at the Racecourse Shed from 9:00am. See Program page for times. 

Glamping Events: Free

Kids Scavenger Hunt- collect your list from the Canteen all weekend. 

Damper Making Comp-Judged Sunday Night, see Andrew at the Canteen for details.

Sunday Sports Day: $2:00/Adult, Kids free

Novelty Races for Kids to Adult, Ladies Cow Tail Toss, Team of 5 – Tug O Wars. Nominations limited and taken at the Racecourse Shed from 9am Saturday and 9am Sunday.

2021 FORMS

ABCRA Membership & Waiver (link to EventMembershipWaiver2021.pdf)


Junior Parental Consent Form (link ParentalConsent2021.pdf)​

Horse Races Nominations (link to HorseRacesNoms.pdf)


HRARC advises that competitors should take out St John's Ambulance membership which covers transport via ambulance in the event of an accident or injury.



In order to be able to nominate for the 2021 Campdraft you need to:

  • be a current and financial member of the 'Australian Campdraft Association' (ACA), to do this please go to the following website

  • All nominations for the Campdraft will be through Campdraft Central the nominations will be open for 24 hours.

  • You will need to be an ACA member if you wish to compete in the gymkhana events.

  • If you have any queries regarding the event please call  Bec Cadzow on 0418 817 806 or email:

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