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The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) has been inspiring excellence for over 165 years.  

RASV promotes the development of and celebrates agriculture through events which connect industry with consumers and ultimately aims to improve the quality and increase demand for Victorian agricultural produce.

RASV is a member based organisation that has a proud history of providing industry with valuable platforms to advance excellence in agriculture, primarily through conducting consistent benchmarking and high calibre award programs and events.

These award programs and events provide those with a direct involvement in primary and secondary production, particularly in Victoria, with unique opportunities to improve industry standards, establish credibility and provide market differentiation.

The Royal Melbourne Show, Victoria’s largest annual community event conducted by RASV, provides industry with opportunities to engage and connect annually with half a million consumers over 11 days and build their knowledge and understanding of the vital role agriculture plays in everyday life.

Furthermore, RASV manages Melbourne Showgrounds, Victoria’s largest and most versatile venue for trade shows, exhibitions and events.

More about what we do

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  • Celebrate the fabulous women who contribute to Victoria’s agrifood and fibre industry. Monday, 29 Aug, 2016
    Indulge in the delicious culinary delights of celebrated Chef, Jerry Mai of Pho Nom at the 2016 Women in Food and Agriculture Lunch during the Royal Melbourne Show on Friday 23 September.
  • RASV Sponsors Next Generation Delegates for Singapore Conference Thursday, 25 Aug, 2016
    The 27th Commonwealth Agriculture Conference will take place in Singapore in November. RASV is delighted to announce the sponsorship of two outstanding applicants as Next Generation delegates representing the RASV. Melissa Neale and Grace Calder, both RASV volunteers, have been selected to attend.
  • RASV Annual General Meeting Wednesday, 24 Aug, 2016
    Matthew Coleman has been elected to the position of Chairman of the Board of The Royal Agriculture Society of Victoria (RASV), effective as at the completion of the RASV’s Annual General Meeting, taking over from Stephen Spargo AM who announced his retirement.
  • Royal Melbourne Show Member Packs are on their way! Wednesday, 24 Aug, 2016
    Providing a comprehensive guide to the Royal Melbourne Show, Full, Restricted and Junior Members will receive their Show member packs by mail in early September. Members who joined or renewed by June 1, will also receive their bonus benefits in their Show packs.
  • RASV Members can enjoy many benefits at the Royal Melbourne Show! Wednesday, 24 Aug, 2016
    Enjoy the benefits of RASV membership at the Royal Melbourne Show, including access to members’ only hospitality areas, VIP seating to view the competitions in comfort and priority entry into the Jayco Animal Nursery and Showbag Pavilion!
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