Natasha has had extensive experience with Suri and Huacaya running a herd of over 450 huacaya and suri alpacas of all colours under the stud names of Kurrawa Alpacas and K.A.Silknsuri with her parents Robert and Ann Clark in Victoria, Australia.
In 1991 Kurrawa was formed and since that time Natasha has been a full time alpaca breeder. With her knowledge of both suri and huacaya Natasha has developed Kurrawa into one of the major studs winning Champions and Supremes at National and Royal Shows.
A qualified AAA (Australian Alpaca Association) judge in 2000 she has continued to develop her skills to become a senior Level 1 AAA Judge. In 2004 Natasha successfully qualified as an International Judge at the IAJS School in Peru and has judged in New Zealand, UK and all over Australia including all of our major shows. In 2008, 2012 and 2014 she had the privilege of judging The Australian Alpaca Association National Show.
Since 2008 Natasha has been an active member on the AAA Showing and Judging reference panel. She continually gives her time to mentor breeders and aspiring judges.
Peter successfully attended the International Alpaca Judging School (IAJS) in the Peruvian altiplano in 2004 and subsequently certified as a judge in the following jurisdictions; Australia, New Zealand and the USA. He has since qualified as a senior judge in Australia for the AAA (Australian Alpaca Association) judge and in New Zealand for AANZ (Alpaca Association of New Zealand).
Peter is qualified in the USA for AOA (Alpaca Owners Association), where he is also certified as a Judge Trainer.
Peter has designed and presented training clinics for judges in New Zealand and Australia. He has presented training clinics for breeders in Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada and Europe. Since qualifying as a judge, Peter has judged shows internationally in Canada, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Europe, the USA and throughout Australia.
Highlights have been judging the National shows in Australia, New Zealand, Britain and the USA, as well as the American, British and Canadian Futurity Shows. Peter has been involved with alpacas since 1998.
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