2024 BFEA Regional Open Day: Canterbury

Event category
Field day
Canterbury 2024 Open Day Tile.

Join us for the Open Day of this year’s Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards Supreme Winners Guild and Dunbar families of High Peak Station.

Come along and see first-hand this diverse high-country business and the sustainable farming practices that underpin the whole operation. 

All welcome rain or shine - please come prepared for any weather!

Topics to be covered, including guest speakers: 

  • Integration and management of different business enterprises.
  • The Selwyn River Valley Catchment.
  • QEII Trust, functions and covenants.
  • Succession.


  • 11am-12pm: Registration, tea & coffee.
  • 12pm: Welcome, presentations and farm tour.
  • 4.30pm: High Peak invite you for a BBQ and refreshments.

Catering will be provided by Food over Fire; a $10 donation is appreciated, with the proceeds going to Windwhistle School.


  • Please ensure you have clean footwear and vehicles are not carrying any vegetation. FARM TOUR Clean 4WD vehicles with good clearance. 
  • Carpooling will be required to reduce the amount of vehicles on the tour. 


RSVP is essential by 29 April, email Milly Croft canterbury@bfea.org.nz

Registration closed.