Section 14 – Bananas
All fruit must be first grade and meet hard green protocols, excluding Categories 18, 20 and 21. All fruit must be free of oil, dust and/or other foreign matter. Wing bananas and deformed singles entered in heaviest single category will be judged as freaks.
Fruit with blemish in all categories will be heavily penalised, excluding categories 18, 20 and 21. Fruit stored in cold room prior to show will be disqualified. FRESH FRUIT ONLY.
Prizes as advertised per schedule are not redeemable for cash.
All fruit will be judged but may not be displayed. NOTE: All bunches entered in Categories 20 and 21 must not be ripe or split or have dust on the bananas.
All exhibits will become the property of the Tully and District Show Society, the proceeds for the
sale of the same will be donated to local charities and organisations. All prizes are to be collected at the Tully Show Office during the Show or within the next 6 days. Points system for the most successful exhibitor.
Classes 22 & 23 open to all growers in the Tully and District (Cardwell Range to El Arish, including beaches).
Stewards Choice – Stewards bunches not eligible to enter. Most number of votes wins, Ratoon and plant bunches eligible.
Please read this carefully.
JUDGE’S DECISION IS FINAL.
Prizes will be cash or vouchers to the value stated
1. Champion Bunch
1st $1000, 2nd $200
2. Champion Plant Bunch
1st $500, 2nd $200.
3. Heaviest Bunch
1st $400, 2nd $200, 3rd $100.
4. Heaviest Plant Bunch
1st $400, 2nd $170.
5. Champion Lady Finger Bunch
1st $500, 2nd $200, 3rd $100.
6. Champion 12kg Lady Finger Carton
1st $200 + Soil Test Voucher, 2nd $200, 3rd $100.
7. Champion Pair of Ratoon Bunches
1st $500, 2nd $200, 3rd $50.
8. Champion Pair of Plant Bunches
1st $500,2nd $200, 3rd $50.
9. Champion Carton Extra Large/hands (Open)
1st $800, 2nd $200.
10. Champion Cluster Large Carton
1st $550 2nd $200.
11. Champion Cluster Carton 13kg
1st $800, 2nd $200.
12. Champion Cluster Carton 15kg
1st $900, 2nd $300.
13. Champion Hand
1st 500 cartons, 2nd $200.
14. Champion Pair of Hands
1st $400, 2nd $150.
15. Heaviest Hand
1st $100 + Trophy, 2nd $50.
16. Best 6 Singles
17. Heaviest Single
1st $80, 2nd $20.
18. Heaviest Freak
1st $50, 2nd $20.
19. Best 3 Clusters
1st Soil Test Voucher.
20. Open Heaviest Bunch
21. Open Heaviest Plant Bunch
22. Champion Carton (Tully District)
1st $1500, 2nd $200, 3rd $100 voucher.
23. Champion Bunch (Tully District)
1st $150, 2nd $100, 3rd $70.
Most Successful Exhibitor
1st Voucher Value $990, 2nd Cartons or product value $500, 3rd $200.
1. Stewards bunches not eligible for the Stewards Choice Award.
2. Most number of votes wins.
3. Ratoon & plant bunches accepted.
PLEASE COLLECT PRIZES AT SECRETARY’S OFFICE DURING THE SHOW. PLEASE COLLECT
PRIZES AT SECRETARY’S OFFICE DURING THE SHOW.PRIZES MUST BE COLLECTED PRIOR TO 31/8/19.
PRIZES NOT VALID AFTER THIS DATE.