15 Mar
15 March 2023

Excavator aiming for 'third time lucky' at national finals

Bunnythorpe man Jim Beamsley will have his and his excavator’s mettle tested in Feilding this week when he shows off his skills in a 13-tonne digger at the national excavator operator competition.

Representing Manawatū-Whanganui, Beamsley is one of 13 champions from around New Zealand whose excavator skills will be pushed to the limit over a series of challenges.

The heavy metal showdown will be at Manfeild on Friday and Saturday during the Central Districts Field Days.

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