Campaign for Wool NZ Events

Below you will find information about upcoming events. Media releases can be found on our News and Media page. Receive updates social media pages or e-mail. If you are searching for something in particular or have something you would like to share, please contact us.


In New Zealand

October 10 – 11: WoolON

WoolOn is Central Otago’s glamour fashion event that celebrates wool as a leading fashion fibre. Official entry forms can be requested from Entries are due in mid-September. Check out images from last years show at

*This is not a Campaign for Wool NZ run event

Year Round Events

Royal Agricultural Society promotes and encourages excellence in the rural community through a number of competitions and shows around the country.

New Zealand Shearing Sports Competition Dates 2012. For more information about the sport and the non-profit that endorses it — visit Shearing Sports New Zealand.

Past Events:

Shear Fashion 2013

An entertaining evening at Golden Shears showcasing the versatility of wool from the “farm to the catwalk” including underwear, farm wear and high fashion from New Zealand’s leading labels. Read more here.

Shear Brilliance 

A spectacular display of wool innovation, showcasing the properties of wool to over 200 invited guests including a large contingent of architects and major business influencers to spread the message about wool.Campaign for Wool Patron HRH Prince Charles at attended Shear Brilliance 2012.


Around the World

For more information, visit the Campaign for Wool Global Calendar

Wool House

Hosted in the stunning West Wing of Somerset House in central London from March 13 – 24, 2013 Wool House presented a vision for wool as a modern, versatile, lifestyle fibre. It featured a showcase of interiors, fashion and the world of artisan and craft making, along with a hi-tech educational suite. Participating New Zealand contributions include Kate Ramsay , WoJo®  a The Formary, Exquisite Blankets, Inter-Weave fabrics, Black Hills, Naturally Yarns and Briarpatch wool. Read more and see photos here.



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