Held in Rygate Square in lower Main Street close to the Railway Hotel, this is a great venue for wood chopping on Saturday afternoon.
Wood Chopping will commence Saturday afternoon around 2.30pm following the Festival procession. The event will consist of underhand and standing block hcps + championship with prize money for each event $1000: $500 /250/150 /100. There will also be a relay and demonstrations.
A large crowd of spectators can be seen a during the afternoon as axemen demonstrate their skills.
Wood chopping has been a very been a popular event at the Festival since 1977.
For further information contact the event coordinator Deidre Carroll.
p. 02 6343 1574
Please call Chris Delosa 0247 876 263 or register on the day