Helensville A&P Show Spring Craft Day

The Helensville A&P Show Spring Craft Day¬† – Saturday, September 12th – is a friendly, mini-competition aimed at helping keep our entrants interested and involved with the show during the off-season. It’s a devel0pment of our previous Winter Series of competitions, which could not be held this year because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Details

  • Entries cost $3 each, and should be dropped off and entered at the showgrounds hall between 10am and 10.45am on the day of the competition.
  • There are classes for Adults and Children aged 15 years and under.
  • Entries will be judged at 11am, and entrants are welcome to stay for morning tea while judging is underway.
  • Results and viewing of entries will be at approximately 11.30am, and entrants should collect their entries by midday.
  • Prize money is awarded in each class, as follows – Adults: First Place – $15.00; Second Place – $10.00; Third Place – $5.00. Children: First Place – $10.00; Second Place – $5.00
  • For more information phone Julie on 09 420 7941 or Shona on 021 0222 3044.

The 2020 Competition Classes


  • Something Lemony
  • Your Lockdown Loaf (of bread)
  • Brownie


  • Chocolate Chip Cookie
  • Cupcake Decorated as a Flower


  • Floral Art with Wood (no size restriction)
  • Decoration in a Jug (any size)
  • Your Floral Lockdown Specialty


  • Floral Decoration with your Favourite Toy
  • Jam Jar of Garden Flowers


  • Knitted Shawl
  • Crocheted Blanket
  • Your Best Lockdown Item (either knitted or crochet)


  • Art & Craft Sheep (from any combination of materials.