The ‘Great Northern Show’ Rochester is held the last Friday & Saturday of February. The home crafts pavilion is judged Friday morning and opens for public viewing late in the afternoon. Friday night is a family carnival night ending with fireworks.
Saturday has livestock judging including an array of horse events and rings, dogs Victoria showing, beef & dairy cattle, goats, poultry and sheep. Commencing at 11am is a family fun day including many fun free activities.