Woodchop Event

Woodchop event at the Pine Rivers Show

The Woodchop competition at the Pine River Show is one of the biggest chops outside of the Brisbane Ekka, attracting competitors from all around Australia, Tasmania, NZ & USA.

This event is a popular for Axeman, being the last chance to swing their axes & earn points, before the Queensland Championships at the Ekka.

With 27 events spanning 2 days, you will not miss out on this traditional local show favourite.

Schedule of Events


1. 250mm Standard Block Handicap
2. 275mm Underhand Handicap
3. 325mm Underhand Handicap – sponsored by Fusion Plast
4. 275mm Open Tree Handicap heats – sponsored by Uni Industries
5. 325mm Standard Block Championship
6. 250mm Standard Block Veterans Handicap
7. 275mm Underhand Novice Handicap
8. 250mm Underhand Handicap Juniors u13’s – sponsored by Alltype Engineers
9. 275mm Standard Block Hard hitting – sponsored by MP Shane King
10. 400mm S/H/Saw Qld Title CHAMPIONSHIP – sponsored by Peacefield Farm
11. 400mm Jack/Jill Saw Handicap – sponsored by Cr Denise Sims
12. 450mm Dbl Hand Saw Championship – sponsored by Style Flooring Extra
13. Toyota Teams Relay Championship –
400mm Double Saw, 300mm Underhand, 300mm Standard Block , 275mm Tree

– sponsored by Torque Toyota, Strathpine & Northlakes


14. 275mm Standard Block Handicap – sponsored by Lawnton Book Stop
15. 300mm Standard Block Handicap – sponsored by MP Nikki Boyd
16. 300mm Underhand Handicap – sponsored by Helloworld Strathpine
17. 275mm Open Handicap Tree Final – sponsored by Uni Industries
18. 300mm Open Tree Championship – sponsored by Cr Mick Gillam
19. 275mm Underhand QLD Title CHAMPIONSHIP – sponsored by Oxmar
20. 275mm Underhand Veterans Handicap
21. 275mm Underhand Under 18’s Handicap – sponsored by Hertiage
22. 275mm Underhand Ladies Handicap – sponsored by atm2go
23. 250mm Underhand Handicap Juniors u13’s – sponsored by Alltype Engineers
24. 325mm Jill S/H/Saw Championship – sponsored by Coolum Holidays
25. 450mm Dbl Handed Saw Handicap – sponsored by L&R Crookall Earthworks
26. 450mm Jack/Jill Saw Championship – sponsored by Cr Mike Charlton
27. 400mm Standard Block 2 Man Relay Handicap – sponsored by Mayor Allan Sutherland


Overall Lady’s points Trophy
Overall Men’s points Trophy
– sponsored by PE Solutions

Performed In the Woodchop Arena.

If you are are an Axeman interested in participating in the 2019 Woodchop events at this year’s Pine Rivers Show, download the Schedule here.

With thanks to our Sponsors

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