Public Interest

Die gasspreker by die 81ste Nasionale Kongres wat op die 2de en 3de Junie by dieĀ  Forever Oord, Gariep Dam gehou gaan word, is Professor Herman van Schalkwyk van die Noord-Wes Universiteit.

Upon invitation from New Zealand Merino Shearing in Alexandra as well as Western Australia Sport Shearing, the SASSF send two machine and two blade shearers to participate in these events. It was the first time ever that SA participated in two Tri Nations competitions. The team, with Hendrik Botha as Manager and Eric Truter as judge, departed for NZ on the 23rd of September.