2021 Elmore Field Days

The Elmore & District Machinery Field Days Committee have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 Elmore Field Days, which was due to take place in October 2021.  Due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions and conditions currently required to run events the committee feel this decision is in the best interest of public health and safety for all exhibitors, volunteers and attendees.

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Elmore Field Days Profile - Ian Johnson

Ian is a Life Governor and served as President of the Elmore Field Days twice during his 40 years or so on the committee.

Now retired and  living in Rosebud in Southern Victoria, Ian is still a familiar face around the site, as he still comes back each year to help out where ever he can during the Field Days.

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Committee Profile - Derek Shotton

Derek Shotton

Derek is our current President and has been involved with the Field Days for many years and first joined the committee at age 18.

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Committee Profile - David 'Dibbs' McCormick

David 'Dibbs' McCormick

Dibbs is a member of our executive committee and is the current Senior Vice President.  From parking cars at the Field Days from age 12 to driving the water truck on site until 2am at age 18, Dibbs officially joined the committee over 20 years ago.

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Committee Profile - John Giffin

John Giffin

John is the current Public Relations Officer (PRO) for the committee and the go to man for any media related appearances.

Like most of our committee John started out parking cars each field days and has been involved since he was 16. Since then he has taken on many roles including waste management and assisting in the office during the field days.

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Committee Profile - David Trewick

David Trewick

Dave is a member of our executive committee as the Immediate Past President.

Having been involved for most of his life, Dave has taken in many roles over the years and works heavily with our Farm Committee on our crops and keeping the site looking great all through the year.

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Committee Profile - Colin Holmberg

Colin Holmberg

Colin has actively been involved since the 1980's but as the son of a founding member, the Elmore Field Days have always been in his life.  Colin is currently our Traffic Control Chairman and looks after the traffic moving around the site during the Field Days.

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Committee Profile - Philip Neale

Philip Neale

Phil is a familiar face around the site both during the Field Days and during the year. He’s taken on many roles from waste management, parcel pick up to treasurer!

Phil also spends a lot of time helping out with maintenance on the site for our many equestrian events each year.

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Committee Profile - Ged McCormick

Ged McCormick

Ged has been involved with the Field Days for over 47 years and he’s tackled many roles during this time. From Static Chairman for 16 years to the Executive Officer for 15 years! 

Now a Life Governor, Ged continues to be heavily involved with our sheep trials as the Livestock Chair.

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Committee Profile - Darren Trewick

Darren Trewick

Darren has been involved in the Field Days since early childhood and proudly says that he has only missed two events during his life! 

A life Governor, Darren has taken on many roles during his time on the committee, from parking cars at 12 years of age to eventually President.

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