Story: Shows and field days

Pig racing

Pig racing

At modern shows many of the competitions are pure spectator entertainment – such as the pig racing at the 2006 Mayfield show.

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Jock Phillips, 'Shows and field days - Shows as entertainment', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 14 August 2022)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 24 Nov 2008