Become a member

You need to be a member of SSA-QLD to compete in Wool Handling & Speed Shearing Competitions in QLD.

Approximate Cost: $50   Contact SSA-QLD to become a member.

Get involved: Become a member!

Full membership entitles a vote at general and annual general meetings conducted by Sports Shear Australia – Queensland. Voting membership is not
available to interstate persons. Membership is available at the close of the annual general meeting and membership closes on the financial year of the
association the 31st of October of each year.

QLD State Selection Rules – To compete for QLD @ Nationals you need to comply with the following:

  • (a) Full Membership is required by any representative of Sports Shear Australia-Queensland.
  • (b) Must provide proof of Australian Citizenship within one week if requested by the disputes committee.
  • (c) Can only represent One State (Cannot enter in different States to qualify).
  • (d) The Competitor must have been born in Queensland or lives in Qld or wants to compete for Queensland.
  • (e) In the event of a draw the competitor with the best quality points wins.
  • (f) Competitors at State level must be prepared to represent Queensland here and/or interstate, and be prepared to meet any sponsorship
    obligation where possible and practical.
  • (g) Any disputes to be in writing to the disputes committee within 15 minutes of relevant issues with a $50.00 fee.
  • (h) Points awarded at each competition: 1st = 12pts, 2nd = 10pts, 3rd = 8pts, 4th = 6pts, 5th = 4pts, 6th = 2pts,
    All competitors will receive 1 point for participation.
  • (i) Competitors must compete in at least half of the competitions on the circuit, taking the highest four (4) place getters into the State Final.
  • (j) In any dispute the Referee’s decision is final.

Note: Sports Shear Australia-Queensland is not GST registered.
Please make cheque, payable to Sports Shear Australia-Queensland Assoc Inc.
Or preferably Direct Deposit, Commonwealth Bank Charleville: BSB – 064407 Acc – 10021753

Find out more:
Contact Form
SSA-QLD Secretary Phone: 07 46225785 | Facsimile: 07 46226835
PO Box 1163, Roma Qld 4455 E-mail:

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