Inverell Shows Society

About Us

Our current President is Graham McKenzie.  He is ably assisted by a team of 1 Vice President, an Executive and the general membership of the Society who all get an active say in the running our events.  This is made possible through bi-monthly meetings which all members are encouraged to attend to put forward ideas and suggestions.

Executive Committee

  • President: Graham McKenzie
  • Vice President: Jodie Burtenshaw, Jnr Vice President: Danelle Worgan
  • Committee:  Leonie Mather, Geoff Mather, Col Mather, Garry Brown, Tim Lloyd, Jean Muggleton, Jono Elphick and Greg Brabant.
  • Secretary/Treasurer:  Margaret Jones: 02 6722 3409
  • Hon. Treasurer: Garry Brown
  • Showgirl enquiries: Jean Muggleton: 0427 225 164, Danelle Worgan 0429 595 431 or Anna Parson 0458 924 164
  • Hon. Solicitor: Abbot Pardy & Jenkins
  • Auditor: Skybridge Financial
  • Bankers: Regional Australia Bank

Honorary Life Members

G.D. Bendeich. J.S. Butler. *C. Colley. B Ellis. Mrs J Gilroy,. *G Hinchcliffe,. D.C. Holder, *D McCosker. G Mather K. Pay Mrs. M. Strahley *W. Tanner R.J. Watson P Grills L. Mather C Marshall S White. Ken Mason. Don McBean. M & T Cox. Doug Barry. Noel Barry. Bill Barry. B Turner. A Roberts, Jon Watts, Ken Baker. EW Tomlinson.

Life Members

Mrs. S. Armstrong P. Baker G.W. Bassett Ms B Body E.S.C. Body *Miss. S.J. Body G. Brown A. Caine A.C. Bucknell P.G. Bucknell E. Camilleri  J.L. Cameron R.J. Capel T.I. Colley R. Cleal C. Clonan Mrs. S.Cochrane Carl Cooper Colin Cooper Mrs. T. Cook G.B. Cracknell M.D. Croft P. Croft P.W. Croft R.W. Daley *G.P. Davis J. Dawson T.L. DeFraine B DeFraine *K. Forsyth

B.J. Gilhome A.D. Fuller M. Gavan *R.H. Gilhome Mrs. J. Grills R.W. Gobbert K.J. Greentree R.J. Hagan J.J. Hain G.J. Hawken D Higgins Mrs. H Hinchcliffe H.N. Heagney L C Holder P. Holder T.L. Irwin D.H. Johnston Miss C. Jordon Miss N. Jordon Mrs. D. Jordon P. Kearsey C.J. Kennedy D.W. King K.C. Leader Mrs. J.A. Kent R.L. Lea G.L. Lennon C.J. Limberg Miss A. Lee J.S. Lloyd T.S. Lloyd *R.J. Lockwood *A.G. Mason *G.A. McColl G.B. McCosker G.J. McKenzie A L McLean D.R. Mather J E Mepham M. Mepham R.H. Mepham H.M. Munro M.J. Myers W. Murray J.E. Newnham *J.L. Newmarch L.J. Ponton R T Ponton G.R. Prochowski A.G. Read *E.T. Read R. Robertson J Robertson M. Parsons J.G. Rogers R.B. Rogers W.D. Rogers B.D. Sadler I.S. Saunders J.W. Saunders P. Smith B.C. Stubbs G.J. Stewart J. Stewart W.B. Swan W.J. Swan *E.A. Sweaney R Thompson *V.G. Thorogood G. Tighe Larry McPherson B.E. Tomlinson B. Tomlinson S.R. Tonkin W.R. Turnbull A. Turner Mrs. B.J. Turner LB Turner J.Turner J.W. Turner J.W. Vivers K.J. Weekes Miss. N.M. Wilkins B.W. Wilson T Mills KW (Bob) Winkworth Mrs. J. Withers Peter Longworth J Burtenshaw

[* These valuable members who have passed away served the show society for many years and their contribution will always be remembered.]

  1. Registered company under NSW Company Code.
  2. Reigistered under the NSW Charitable Collections Act, 1934.
  3. Affiliated with the Agricultural Societies Council of NSW.
  4. Affiliated with Equestrian Federation of Australia (NSW) Inc.
  5. Affiliated with the ACA.
  6. Affiliated with NSW Harness Racing Authority.
  7. Affiliated with NSW Yard Dog Association.
  8. Affiliated with APRA.

Thanks to our major sponsors:




The Shed Company

Regional Australia Bank

Inverell Shire Council