Each year, Ayrshire New Zealand presents a number of Special Awards during the Awards Night at Annual Conference.  Members are nominated by their Club or the Board by the presentation of a citation to the Board for their final decision.  Nominations close 31 March annually or as advertised.

KITEROA TROPHY

For the person or persons who contributed the most effort in promoting the progress within the Ayrshire breed in the last 12 months both club wise and breed wise. 

Awarded 2021 – Vince Steiner

 

BELL BOOTH ACHIEVERS AWARD
For persons who have made some notable achievement in the Ayrshire Breed. 

Awarded 2021 – Karen Feek

 

DISTINGUISHED MEMBERS AWARD – WARD
For members who promote Ayrshires locally by always portraying a positive attitude for the breed, and who make the time and effort for the breed, or to assist other Ayrshire members and/or Ayrshire enthusiasts throughout the region to achieve their goals.

Awarded 2021 – Heather Baxter

 

DISTINGUISHED MEMBERS AWARD – ASSOCIATION
For members who promote Ayrshires either nationally or locally by always portraying a positive attitude for the breed, the NZ Ayrshire Association and it’s aims, directions and objectives. 

Awarded 2021 – Peter Allison & Anne Green

 

GLENGORDON TROPHY
For the person or persons under 26 of age who contributed the most effort in promoting the progress within the Ayrshire breed in the last 12 months both club wise and breed wise.

Not Awarded in 2021

 

ROBERT MCINTOSH MEMORIAL TROPHY
To encourage an exhibitor to go further and/or to continue showing animals at Local Club days and A&P shows.

Not Awarded in 2021