Exhibitor Information

Alpaca entered in the show will need to stay on site from Friday 5th October until Sunday 7th October.


Timetable of events can be downloaded here

Arrival Times

Alpacas can be penned from 1pm on Thursday

Leaving Times

No alpaca shall be removed from the show prior to end of show on Sunday 7th October without the permission of the Chief Steward and only in the case of an emergency or health and welfare issue.  Leaving early without permission will result in those exhibitors being disqualified.

Alpaca Pens/Stables

Map of allocation of pens will be available on arrival.  Pens will be labelled with exhibitors name.

Bedding will be straw.  Cardboard Chip is available to purchase.  Contact Toni for more information. 

Power is available to purchase at an additional cost.  Conact Toni Soppet to book

Stables are available to purchase at $50.00+gst (straw provided).  Contact Toni to book now as numbers will be limited.  First in, first served. 

Outside Pens

Outside penning will be available.  There will be a female and junior pen and a pen for males.  Exhibitors are welcome to bring their own pens.

Alpaca Feed 

A selection of alpaca feed is available as listed below.  This must be ordered by 20th September and will be delivered to your penning area on Thursday 4th October 2018

Meadow Hay $15.00 per bale

Lucerne Chaff $35.00 per 25kg bag

Oat & Chaff $40.00 per (hessian sack)

To order please email: tonisoppet@alpaca.org.nz






Group Rates Quoted For

Alpaca Nationals 18

Group Booking Reference:                 WH5425

Please make sure that when booking vehicles, apart from car,4x4, Ute that you must book an Equestrian vehicle.

This is so the terminal staff know that we have livestock travelling and if there is a disruption (weather) everyone can be contacted.

The below rates are based on return travel, prices to date, inclusive of GST and subject to availability.

Fares/Each Way:                             

Adult $47.00 – 18yrs plus

Child $25.00

Plus Lounge $55.00 - 18yrs plus

Car/4x4/Ute/ up to 5.5 metres $124.00 each

Each half metre over 5.5 $20.00

Equestrian Vehicle

Vehicle up to 2.5 tonne $133.00

Additional 0.5m $17.00

Equestrian Vehicle

Vehicle over 2.5 tonne up to 3.5 tonne $184.00

Additional 0.5m $27.00

Equestrian Trailer

Vehicle up to 2.5 tonne $123.00

Additional 0.5m $17.00

Equestrian Trailer

Vehicle over 2.5 tonne up to 3.5 tonne $184.00

Additional 0.5m $27.00

Group Booking conditions and instructions are:

  • Each reservation must be made direct with Interislander – Call 0800 878 898 and quote your discount code:  WH5425
  • Discount code MUST be mentioned at time of booking.
  • Equestrian type vehicle must be booked so that staff know that livestock are travelling.
  • Every reservation will be given an expiry/payment date, required to be paid in full by that date
  • Space is subject to availability at the time of the booking request
  • Bookings 90% refundable if cancelled after payment prior to final check in time.  No refund if cancelled after final check in.
  • Must have accompanying Alpaca stock or registration for the Alpaca Show for check in or retail fares will be charged.
  • Fares valid for travel 01-10 October 18

AANZ National Alpaca Show

The 2018 AANZ National Show is going to be a fantastic event.  The show will take place from Friday 5th October to Sunday 7th October.

The Schedule is available to download here

Fleece Show

Judging will take place on 1-2-3 October and the fleeces will be on display throughout Alpaca 2018 Show.

The Schedule is available to download here