Monthly Archives: June 2016

Henty fashion awards celebrate beauty of natural fibres |


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Student designers will have the chance to win a new sewing machine at this year’s 13th annual Henty Natural Fibre Fashion Awards. Fashion designers can also vie for the chance to win a Bernina B350PE sewing machine valued at $2199 plus $1000 cash prize money for the supreme garment made of natural fibres. Boasting total prizes valued at over $5000, the fashion awards have grown into a prestigious event attracting high profile designers, with the 2016 entries to be paraded […]

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Agronomy plots to showcase 22 wheat varieties in 2016 |


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Grain growers will be able to inspect 22 wheat varieties, including a potential replacement for Wedgetail, at the agronomy plots at this year’s Henty Machinery Field Days. The Henty Machinery Field Days Co-operative has partnered with Rutherglen company Baker Seed Co to present the latest wheat varieties for field day patrons. Baker Seed Co sales and business development manager Aaron Giason said the one hectare agronomy site would complement the fully replicated trial sites at Rutherglen used to identify elite […]

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Henty field days set to host major new interactive event |


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A major new interactive three day event is set to be held next March at the Henty Machinery Field Days site in southern NSW. The Henty 4WD and Outdoor Adventure Expo will be staged by Explore Australia Expo on March 10-12, 2017 and will be the biggest four wheel drive, outdoor and adventure expo in regional Australia. Henty Machinery Field Days chairman Ross Edwards said the event fitted with the field days strategic plan to make the site a year-round […]

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