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RASV Membership

By becoming a member of The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV), you can be part of the future of agriculture, whilst reaping the many benefits. 

Receive access to agricultural events including the Royal Melbourne Show, enjoy exclusive member invitations and facilities, take part n prestigious award programs and connect with other industry
professionals, whilst supporting RASV's mission to promote and celebrate excellence in agriculture. 


Membership Types

 

1. Full Members

With entry to all 11 days of the Royal Melbourne Show, including a fully transferable guest pass, and the option to purchase two more guest passes along with all other benefits, Full Membership offers the premium member experience. 

 

2. Restricted Members

Offering any two days entry to the Royal Melbourne Show for you and a guest, as well as access to member areas and other privileges, Restricted Membership provides an entry-level option with great benefits. 

 

3. Junior Members

For the youngest family members, Junior Membership offers children aged 17 years and under the ultimate Show experience with entry for all 11 days, priority access to the Jayco Animal Nursery and Showbag Pavilion as well as access to members areas when accompanied by an adult. 

 

Member Benefits

For the full list of membership benefits and prices please view member benefits below.

  2017/18 RASV Membership
Membership Type Full Membership Restricted Membership
2017 Royal Melbourne Show benefits and privileges
Complimentary Admission 11 days 2 days^
Fully transferable guest pass (ex Junior members) 11 days 2 days^
Exclusive access to the RASV Members Restaurant and Bar tick tick
Exclusive access to the Stockman's Lounge tick tick
Access to $10 member parking rates tick tick
Year round member benefits and privileges
Discounts on competition entry fees tick tick*
Discounts on RASV epicure award functions and industry events  tick tick
Discounted tickets for selected Melbourne Showgrounds events  tick tick
Discounts on accommodation, attractions and retail outlets  tick tick
Monthly e-newsletter tick tick
Reciprocal rights at interstate Royal agricultural shows tick tick
Complimentary parking for selected events at Melbourne Showgrounds tick tick
RASV voting rights (excluding Junior members) tick tick
Categories & Pricing*
Adult $155 $80
Junior (available to those 17 years and under as at April 1 2017) $60 n/a

* Competition discounts on entry fees under restricted membership only apply to Royal Melbourne Show Art, Craft & Cookery, Royal Melbourne Show All Breeds Championship Show, Royal Melbourne Show Dairy Cattle Competition, Royal Melbourne Fleece Competition and Royal Melbourne Alpaca Show, All other competition discounts only apply with the purchase of full membership.
^Admit guest to any two days


Applying or Renewing RASV Membership

We can't wait to welcome you as an RASV member, and now it is easier than ever to join.
Simply choose from one of the following options:

1. Join or renew your membership online

2. Call RASV on 03 9281 7444 to join or renew over the phone. 

Call the RASV office on 03 9281 7444 to speak to a member of the Membership Services team, who will be happy to assist with your membership enquiries. 

 

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