Who are Australian Superfine Wool Growers Association
The Australian Superfine Wool Growers’ Association, (ASWGA), was founded in 1971 to represent the interests of Australia’s superfine wool growers,together with the world’s leading processors and users of superfine wool.
Over this period it has built a strong international recognition as
the peak body representing the Australian Superfine Wool Industry. ASWGA
also relates closely with other peak industry bodies and research institutes.
To ensure a viable future for the Australian
Australian Superfine Wool Growers' Association Incorporated is an international
association of superfine wool growers and processors founded to promote and
further the development and marketing of superfine wool. Superfine wool
is the "flagship" of the world's wool industry and leads the industry
in the highest standards of wool production, manufacture and promotion.
when many people failed to recognise the importance of superfine wool in the
industry, the organisation now represents the majority of Australian superfine
wool growers as well as the most famous and prestigious overseas manufacturers.
association is recognised by all major wool bodies as the voice of Australia's
superfine wool industry.
Australian Wool Industries Secretariat provides administrative and advisory
support to the Australian Superfine Wool Growers Association Inc (ASWGA).
for joining ASWGA can be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
ASWGA Dinner & Conference 2016
The 5th Annual ASWGA Dinner & Conference was held in beautiful Tasmania in 2016
A special video message from Prince Charles along with Presentations and photos from the conference can be viewed on the 2016 Conference page
Congratulations to the winners of the ASWGA Fleece Competition 2015/16
Picture: Penny and Russell Hartwich with
Brenda McGahan, CEO Australian Country Spinners (supplied by AWEX)
complete list of winners:
Russell & Penny Hartwich of
Kelseldale, Ballyrogan, Victoria,
the Cleckheaton Grand Champion Fleece Trophy, Class 80’s and Class 74’s and
first in the Ararat/Barunah region.
Trevor & Kathy Mibus of “Glenara
Victoria, the Class 90’s and Finer and first in the Hamilton Region.
Mark & Lesleann Waters of
Armidale NSW, the Class 70’s and first in the New England region.
Ian & Margaret Humphry of
Springhurst, Victoria, first in the Albury/Wodonga region.
Danny & Megan Picker of “Summer
Hill” in Bigga,
NSW, first in the Goulburn/Yass Region.
Paul Jones & Kim Price of
Bathurst, NSW, first in the Mudgee Region
Allan & Carolyn Phillips of
“Glen Stuart” Deddington,
Tasmania, first in the Tasmanian Region.
James & Faye Pepper of
Western Australia, first in the West
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Ermenegildo Zegna Wool Trophy
“Extrafine Wool Trophy”
1st place - Ed and Jill
Hundy (Pyramul, Mudgee, NSW)
2nd place - Allan
and Carolyn Phillips (Deddington, TAS)
3rd place - Andrew
and Penny Hundy (Mudgee, NSW)
“Vellus Aureum Trophy”
1st & 3rd places - David and
Susan Rowbottom (St. Helens, VIC)
2nd place - Bradley Sandlant (Lexton, VIC)
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