Brett Cavanough - Tocumwal, New South Wales  

The first Australian, to hold an Official World Shearing Record, conducted to World record committee rules

Total: 427 67.44 seconds a sheep average - Includes catching, dragging, gear changes, drinks, and shearing

 World 8 Hour Half Bred Lamb record Holder - On a cold day in the Riverina at Widgeiwa Station 

World Record Committee Judges:
Lex Jury,(NZ) Don Morrison,(NZ) Peter Black, (West Australia)

Brett & his second Anthony Bell 

The sheep prior to the record

The sheep after