At the 139th Annual Australian Sheep and Wool Show, Agriculture students entered Polwarth Ewes into various age groups. Some ribbons were attained:

1st & 3rd place in Class 317 Un-housed Ewe, under 1.5 years old, showing a full mouth of milk teeth.

3rd & 4th place in Class 316 Un-housed Ewe, over 1.5 years old & under 2.5 years old.

3rd place in Class 15 Un-housed Ewe, over 2.5 years old.

The students also had a fantastic day meeting other Polwarth breeders from around Victoria, Tasmania and Kangaroo Island and also participated in the schools interbreed competitions on the Sunday.

Certificates in Agriculture are delivered at Catholic College Bendigo La Valla campus.

Catholic College Bendigo and Bendigo Senior Secondary College students were involved in The Ross McKenzie Trusteeship program for school students.