Draws and dates

Draws for the tournament are established many years in advance using an agreed "round system" in which five rounds, one for each of the five Tournament days, is played each day.

Venue maps are available through this link.

2008 Rounds 1 to 5 - 45th at Westport (Host: Buller) 7 to 11 Jan 2008
2009 Rounds 6 to 10 - 46th at Rangiora (Host: Canterbury Country) 5 to 9 Jan 2009
2010 Rounds 11 to 2 - 47th at Alexandra (Host: Otago Country) 11 to 15 Jan 2010
2011 Rounds 3 to 7 - 48th at Ashburton (Host: Mid Canterbury) 10 to 14 Jan 2011
2012 Rounds 8 to 12 - 49th at Invercargill (Host: Invercargill Metro) 9 to 13 Jan 2012
2013 Rounds 13 to 4 - 50th at Christchurch (Host: Christchurch) 7 to 11 Jan 2013
2014 Rounds 5 to 9 - 51st at Gore (Host: Southland Country) 6 to 10 Jan 2014
2015 Rounds 10 to 1 - 52nd at Blenheim (Host: Marlborough) 12 to 16 Jan 2015
2016 Rounds 2 to 6 - 53rd at Dunedin (Host: Dunedin Metro) 11 to 15 Jan 2016
2017 Rounds 7 to 11 - 54th at Timaru (Host: South Canterbury) 9 to 13 Jan 2017
2018 Rounds 12 to 3 - 55th at Nelson (Host: Nelson) 8 to 12 Jan 2018
2019 Rounds 4 to 8 - 56th at Oamaru (Host: North Otago) 7 to 11 Jan 2019
2020 Rounds 9 to 13 - 57th at Westport (Host: Buller) 6 to 10 Jan 2020
2021 Rounds 1 to 5 - 58th at Rangiora (Host: Canterbury Country) 11 to 15 Jan 2021

Round 1
Christchurch Black V Christchurch Red
Otago Country V Mid Canterbury
Marlborough V Canterbury Country
North Otago V Buller
Dunedin Metro V South Canterbury
Southland Country V Nelson
Invercargill Metro V West Coast

Round 2
Christchurch Black V North Otago
Buller V South Canterbury
Marlborough V Southland Country
Invercargill Metro V Mid Canterbury
Nelson V West Coast
Otago Country V Canterbury Country
Dunedin Metro V Christchurch Red

Round 3
Christchurch Black V Otago Country
Invercargill Metro V Christchurch Red
Nelson V South Canterbury
Buller V Dunedin Metro
North Otago V Marlborough
Canterbury Country V Mid Canterbury
West Coast V Southland Country

Round 4
Christchurch Black V South Canterbury
Canterbury Country V West Coast
Dunedin Metro V Otago Country
Nelson V Christchurch Red
Invercargill Metro V Marlborough
Southland Country V Buller
North Otago V Mid Canterbury

Round 5
Christchurch Black V Mid Canterbury
Buller V Canterbury Country
Invercargill Metro V Nelson
Marlborough V Otago Country
Dunedin Metro V Southland Country
North Otago V South Canterbury
West Coast V Christchurch Red

Round 6
Christchurch Black V Nelson
West Coast V Mid Canterbury
Buller V Otago Country
Canterbury Country V Christchurch Red
North Otago V Southland Country
Invercargill Metro V Dunedin Metro
South Canterbury V Marlborough

Round 7
Christchurch Black V West Coast
Buller V Christchurch Red
Mid Canterbury V South Canterbury
Southland Country V Otago Country
Invercargill Metro V Canterbury Country
Nelson V North Otago
Dunedin Metro V Marlborough

Round 8
Christchurch Black V Marlborough
Dunedin Metro V Nelson
North Otago V Invercargill Metro
Canterbury Country V Southland Country
Otago Country V South Canterbury
Mid Canterbury V Christchurch Red
Buller V West Coast

Round 9
Christchurch Black V Buller
North Otago V Dunedin Metro
Canterbury Country V Nelson
Invercargill Metro V Otago Country
Southland Country V Mid Canterbury
Marlborough V West Coast
South Canterbury V Christchurch Red

Round 10
Christchurch Black V Southland Country
West Coast V Otago Country
Christchurch Red V North Otago
Canterbury Country V Dunedin Metro
Nelson V Buller
South Canterbury V Invercargill Metro
Marlborough V Mid Canterbury

Round 11
Christchurch Black V Canterbury Country
Buller V Invercargill Metro
Chrisstchurch Red V Southland Country
Otago Country V North Otago
West Coast V South Canterbury
Nelson V Marlborough
Dunedin Metro V Mid Canterbury

Round 12
Christchurch Black V Invercargill Metro
Otago Country V Christchurch Red
Mid Canterbury V Nelson
Marlborough V Buller
North Otago V Canterbury Country
West Coast V Dunedin Metro
Southland Country V South Canterbury

Round 13
Christchurch Black V Dunedin Metro
Invercargill Metro V Southland Country
Christchurch Red V Marlborough
Otago Country V Nelson
Mid Canterbury V Buller
Canterbury Country V South Canterbury
North Otago V West Coast