Deniliquin Ute Muster

Deni Ute Muster: SHOW N SHINE

Friday 28 September 2018 to Saturday 29 September 2018

at Deniliquin Festival Site ( venue info )
Deniliquin Festival, Site, Conargo Road, Deniliquin NSW



Select the number of tickets you would like and click "Buy Tickets". Price includes booking fee.

The Best 4x4 Ute $10.00
The Best BNS Ute $10.00
The Best Chicks Ute $10.00
The Best Country Ute $10.00
The Best Original/Restored Ute $10.00
The Best Street Ute $10.00
The Best Themed Ute $10.00
Ute of the Year $10.00

The infamous Coates Hire Show N Shine at the Deni Ute Muster is not to be missed! Displaying the best of Australia’s Utes, this competition is the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your Ute and prove why it is the best of it’s kind. You will have the opportunity to win the $4,000 ‘Ute of the Year’ title. With categories like Best BNS Ute, Best Chicks Ute and Best 4x4 Ute, there is something for everyone!


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 2018 Coates Hire Show n Shine CONDITIONS OF ENTRY.

Please read and accept the Conditions of Entry to proceed with your entry.

Conditions of Entry:

  • Entry into the Coates Hire Show n Shine does not automatically allow access into the Festival Arena and Camping Areas. An adult weekend ticket must be purchased.

  • Competitors may enter a maximum of 3 categories only.

  • Competitors wanting to be considered for the ‘Ute of the Year’ category must provide the requested story and pictures.

  • All competitors must be parked in the Show n Shine Arena by 8.00am Friday 28th September 2018. No entries will be permitted after this time and entries will be forfeited.

  • All competitors must enter through the main gates and make their way to the Show n Shine Arena gate as directed. Entry is not permitted at any other gate.

  • The Show n Shine Arena gate will be strictly for vehicle entry only. All competitors on foot must enter via Gate 1 or 2.

  • Competitors are permitted to enter the Show n Shine Arena from midday Thursday 27th September 2018 until 6.00pm. Once your vehicle is in the Show n Shine Arena it is preferred it remains there until Sunday morning the 30th

  • No camping is allowed inside the Show n Shine Arena.

  • Competitors may take their Utes out Friday and Saturday evening at 6.00pm as directed by the Show n Shine Coordinator. The gate will be open for 15 minutes only. You will need to obey the 5km/hr speed limit. Utes must be parked back in the Arena by 8.00am Saturday.

  • Judging begins at 9.00am Friday 28th September 2018. Deni Play on the Plains Festival Limited reserves the rights to vary the judging time. Presentations will take place on Saturday 29th

  • All vehicles must be registered and road worthy in compliance with the NSW Roads Traffic Authority. Registration papers to be in the vehicle. Vehicles must be registered as a utility and must have a tub or tray (removable canopy is allowed).

  • Vehicles transported to the Muster must be unloaded outside the ‘main festival arena’. All vehicles must be driven onto the site; therefore drivers must be under the legal alcohol limit. NSW Road Rules will be enforced throughout the weekend both on site and around Deniliquin. Drivers should be aware that breathalysers will be operating on site at all times.

  • Maximum speed in the Show n Shine Arena is 5kph (walking speed).

  • Competitors assume full responsibility and accept full liability for their own health, well-being, safety, physical actions and the result of their actions.

  • Deni Play on the Plains Festival Limited accepts no responsibility for any damage to vehicles parked within the Show n Shine Arena.

  • Failure to comply with the conditions of entry, rules and parking instructions will result in automatic disqualification from the competition and forfeit of the entry fee.

  • Competitors in the Show n Shine are unable to compete in any other driving competitions including: Circle Work, Barrel Race and Go to Wo.

  • The entry fee is not refundable whether you cancel in advance or on the day.

  • The judge’s decision is final.

  • If minimal numbers enter any one criteria it will be at the judge’s discretion if the $500 first place prizemoney is handed out in the case no one ute has meet the associated description.

  • Strictly no BYO alcohol is to be brought into the Arena via your Ute. This is a licenced area so alcohol may be purchased at one of the bars and brought in.


    There is NO camping allowed inside the Show n Shine Arena, however this area will be fully locked with security fencing and security undertaking nightly patrols. You have the option to take your Ute out nightly at 6.00pm when the gate will be open for 15 minutes only.

    Coates Hire Show n Shine packs will be sent out by 1st September 2018.

    Coates Hire Show n Shine entrants are unable to compete in any driving competitions.

    Coates Hire Show n Shine is capped at the first 100 entries.

    Coates Hire Show n Shine Utes cannot leave until 6pm Friday and Saturday evening.

    This is an 18+ event.

    * Over 18's only unless advertised otherwise. * Photo ID is essential,­ acceptable ID is a current and valid Australian Photo Drivers Licence or Passport. Please check with the venue for any other acceptable forms of photo ID * All children under 18 not permitted including small children and babies * Intoxicated persons will not be admitted * No thongs or steel cap boots * The venue reserves the right to refuse admission to any person * Dangerous behaviour including Crowd Surfing, Stage Diving, Moshing and Violent Dancing is not allowed and will result in your immediate removal from this venue.*Inappropriate behaviour at this venue will lead to your banning.*