Upper Hunter Country

Australian Tentpegging Championships

Australian Tentpegging Championships

06 May 2017 8:00 am - 07 May 2017 4:00 pm

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White Park, Scone, Scone

Australian Tentpegging Championships

The Australian Tentpegging Association, will be holding its National Championships for the 3rd year running during the Horse Festival. Tentpegging originated in the North West frontier of India and was taken up by the soldiers of the British Cavalry to use as practise for mounted warfare. Today the sport is practised in many countries, mainly by civilian and light horse.

Location: White Park

Date: Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May

Time: 8.00am to 4.00pmĀ 

Contact: Bruce Smith 0418 197 976

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Aberdeen Highland Games

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