0001    08 Jan 2018  15:02:45: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SALDC SECRETARY,  
Sires Produce 2018 will be held on South East line 480km to 550km
during August 2018. An Auction will be held on Sunday 4th February,
2018 at SAHPA Hall. Present birds between 8:30am and 10am, Auction
starts at 10:30am. Birds presented should be 28 to 35 days old and
the SALDC committee will vaccinate birds for PMV if they have not
already been vaccinated. If a Rotavirus vaccine is available by then
we will endeavour to procure it.
The Pre-paid option will revert to the same rules as 2016, $50 per
bird. Each registered club member can only put in total 6 birds,
whether that be in sale and/or prepaid. Further rules and
regulations will soon be published on this website.

0002    18 Dec 2017  13:55:03: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA CHAIRPERSON,  
Australian National Racing Pigeon Board - We are pleased to announce
that Greg Kakoschke is now the Chairperson of the ANRPB and David
Thalbourne has been appointed by the SAHPA Committee as the SA
Representative on the Board. We also have David Walker as the
Secretary of ANRPB.

0003    18 Dec 2017  13:44:32: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA CHAIRPERSON,  
SAHPA Top 30 Aggregate Points Winners Auction - On behalf of the
Committee and the General membership I would like to thank the Flyers
that contributed birds and/or bought birds at our Auction. We raised
$3,400 including raffles which will be used for some further
alterations at the SAHPA Hall and painting out the front. This type
of donation to our great Association is much appreciated and helps us
to keep our SAHPA Hall at a high standard.

0004    16 Nov 2017  17:23:05: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA CHAIRPERSON,  
SAHPA Presentation Dinner Saturday 18th November at Angle Park
Greyhound Track, Chasers Restaurant, 55 Cardigan St. Starts at
6:30pm, $35 per head for full buffett dinner. Master of Ceremonies -
Ray Fewings. If you havent already bought a ticket please advise
Tony Perkins on 0448883512 if you would like to attend.

0005    09 Nov 2017  18:47:07: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SALDC SECRETARY,  
SALDC Long Distance Champion 2017 was Peter Roumeliotis of the North
Suburban club. Please see table of results under POINTS, SALDC.
Peter scored points in all races Alice Springs, Coober Pedy, Mt
Willoughby 1 and 2. Ever consistent Greg and Stephanie Kakoschke
came 2nd and the team of Williams, Verrall and Barlow came 3rd in the

0006    25 Oct 2017  13:36:08: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA TREASURER,  
SAHPA Prize Money cheques were posted out on 24th October. Each
SAHPA Race Winner won $100 for First prize plus $100 trophy money.
The Management committee agreed that for the 5 Bird Specials to put
all the nomination fee excluding GST back into Prize Money as the
birds were on the same unit as the Main Race and therefore did not
incur any extra cost to the SAHPA. We have paid 1 prize for every 50
birds, The Twins had 287 birds and Mount Gambier 5 bird special had
284 birds, so we paid 1st to 6th position for each race.

Mount Gambier 5 Bird Special Prize Winners
1st Hamilton Racing $480 plus $100 Trophy money donated by
Warrnambool Club
2nd Hans Devries $336
3rd Ross Chapman $154
4th Ross Chapman $129
5th Cook and Edwards $103
6th Williams, Verrall and Barlow $90

The Twins 5 Bird Special Prize Winners
1st Keith Bowen $480 plus $100 Trophy money donated by Warrnambool
2nd Crawford Hamilton $340
3rd Adelaide Race Lofts $156
4th Perry Burton $130
5th Crawford Hamilton $104
6th Peter Vranek $90

Coober Pedy Vin Blanden Memorial Prize
$100 to Geoff Rayment

0007    16 Oct 2017  09:29:08: Posted by TONY PERKINS from GENERAL SECRETARY.,  
Anyone who wishes to Submit a nomination for Bird of the year, please
send to the General Secretary asap by letter 5 Peel Street Gawler
West 5118 or email sahpa.secretary@gmail.com.au

The best nomination thus far is from Ross Chapman SA 16 08657 BBH 1st
SAHPA MT Gambier. 3rd SAHPA Mt Gambier 5 bird 8th SAHPA Mt Gambier

0008    16 Oct 2017  09:01:39: Posted by TONY PERKINS from GENERAL SECRETARY.,  
Could all secretaries please send Mt Willoughby top thirty results to
Geoff Cawte 13 Windsor Ave Para Hills 5096 ph 0437484709

0009    13 Oct 2017  06:11:24: Posted by RELEASE PANEL from SAHPA,  
Mt Willoughby 890km 62 Owners 1,005b. Birds released @ 7:00am
conditions fine & sunny with a 2km/h SSE wind. All away in 3 mins.
Winds strengthening slightly on route, 6:30am at Coober Pedy Airport
SSE 17-19 km/m. GPS same (Cadney Park).
Good luck for today and tomorrow.

0010    10 Oct 2017  12:11:27: Posted by SAHPA RELEASE PANEL from VICE CHAIR,  
Members please be advised that after discussions between the Release
Panel and the COM it has been decided to bring the Mt Willoughby race
forward from Saturday to Friday due to lower race temperatures and
other weather conditions forecasted for the Friday.
Hamper this Wednesday night 11/10/17
Release Friday 13/10/17
Please advise your club members.
Clocks from 6pm Saturday 14/10/17 or unless advised otherwise.