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2017 Schools property planning competition

The School Property Planning Competition is celebrating its 20th year in 2017.

Our free field day is held at “Delwood”, near Boggabri. Local Land Services will meet the cost of any bus hire on event day (7 March). Please book your bus now.

Getting there

  1. From Boggabri turn off the Kamilaroi Highway onto Grain Valley Road, marked, “To Mullaley”
  2. Right on Blairmore Rd
  3. Right on Delwood Rd
  4. And continue on to “Delwood”. The farm gate will be well marked. We will be met there.

Please ensure everyone brings two full water bottles each a hat, sunscreen, appropriate clothing,
including raincoats and wet weather shoes.

Please arrive no later than 9:00 am. You will depart the field day no later than 2:00 pm.


A two hour tutorial will be held after the March 7 field day in your town.

The Tutorial helps launch students into their strategic plan. We encourage students to use the time by asking questions and
taking guidance on what to do next. All participating schools are invited to a nearby tutorial.

Please see below for locations and times:

WhenTimeHost School
Thursday, March 99:15 amTamworth High
 1:00 pmManilla Central
Friday, March 109:15 amQuirindi High
Monday, March 139:15 amGunnedah High
Wednesday, March 159:15 amNarrabri High
 1:15 pmWee Waa High
Thursday, March 169:15 amMoree High

Monday 22 May 2017: The best two entries from each class are due into North West Local Land Services to be judged by property planning experts.

Find out more

Col Easton, Senior Local Land Services Officer ( or 02 6764 5940).


The links below provide material which you will require for a successful competition studying “Delwood”.






Soil landscape