Stroud Rodeo & Campdraft
Stroud, just 50 minutes North of Newcastle, is a township has a population of some 600, growing to around 5,000 for the weekend of the Rodeo, held in September each year.
The Stroud Rodeo is a premier event included in the top Ten in Australia attracting over 800 competitors and 1000 entries. Events include Bull Riding, Bronco Riding, Bulldogging and Barrel Racing. A full Campdrafting program is also held in conjunction with the Rodeo.
A “Maximum Points” venue on the National Circuit, the Stroud Rodeo puts forward prize money of over $30,000. The event enables donations to various charities which have exceeded $350,000 since its inception with Cancer research being the main beneficiary.
The Stroud Rodeo is an international standrd venue providing all weather seating for spectators. Security * No BYO * No Glass * Security have the right to search all vehicles.
Junior Rodeo starts at 3pm on Friday 14 September
NSW Championship Rodeo starts at 9am on Saturday 15 September
Friday 14 September from 6:30am
Saturday 15 September from 7am