Yamba - 18th August, 2018 (J M Produce Stakes)

Birds were liberated at 7:15am

Lib Temp: 11 * Wind Direction: W Speed: 11Kms UV: Green
We Welcome aboard Jester Park Produce of Luskintyre proud sponsors of our 5 bird National for 2018. $250 towards prize money for 1 of our premier events..................... Remember 1 Birder from Yamba. 30 minutes after mass. $10 entry fee.

Race Updates

Wednesday 15th August 2018 5:30PM
The Blue Band and Young Bird Derby are on the 1st Byron Bay. Remember yearlings ONLY on the truck. That also includes Surplus.
Saturday 18th August 2018 6:55AM
With North Road at Nabiac 7am. Central Coast at Sawtell 9am and South Coast at Coffs Harbour at 7am. Our liberation time will be 7.15am. This will give all Feds the best chance.

Weather Report

Yamba Saturday: Sunny. Areas of morning fog in the south. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s. Hunter region: Mostly sunny. Winds north westerly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending westerly during the afternoon.

Liberation Report

The latest Magnetometer is posted below. Transporter arrived at Yamba just after 10.30am. Doors opened and water on at 11am. Liberator advises birds were drinking. Feed on at 1pm. again liberator advises birds eating well.. 47 flyers .64 baskets, 870 race birds plus 103 surplus. 25 one Birders, 21 of which are Fed entries. Picture taken at 7am.Birds liberated at 7.15am Did not circle left in South direction. They were out of sight immediately. 1 birders liberated at 7.45am. Exactly the same as race birds .Out of sight immediately in South Direction.

 Magnetometer 14th August 2018 to 9th September 2018.pdf

Update from Colin Walkers Site: 6th August 21018

http://www.melbournebirdvet.com/pigeon-virus-update.aspx

 

ANRPB press release June 2018

http://filebase.pigeonrace.net/scf/2018/June%202018%20Press%20Release.pdf