Is anybody planning a trip to New Zealand in 2010 or 2011? Do you want to add a poultry show or two to your trip? I've just lifted these show dates off another website so for anyone interested here they are.

The first date is this year; the date alongside is next year.

Invercargill: 15 & 16 May; 15, 16, 17 July
Christchurch and UPFA: 25 & 26 June; 24 & 25 June
Taieri: 11 & 12 June; 10 & 11 June
Ashburton: 18 & 19 June; 17 & 18 June
Milton: 18 & 19 June; 17 & 18 June
Nelson: 5 & 6 June; 4 & 5 June
Waimate: 2 & 3 July; 1 & 2 July
North Canterbury: 28 & 29 May; 27 & 28 May
Marlborough: 9 & 10 July; 8 & 9 July
Oamaru: 16 & 17 July; 29 & 30 July
Dunedin: 29 & 30 May; 28 & 29 May
Ellesmere: 16 October; 15 October
Mackenzie: 5 April (Easter Monday); 25 April
West Coast: 21 & 22 May; 20 & 21 May