Competition Information

Key Dates


2 October 2015



18 November 2015



29 January 2016



General: 4 March and 5 March 2016

Perishable Cooking: 17 March 2016



15 March 2016



17 March - 30 March 2016



1 April and 2 April 2016



Arts Preview Evening

Join us at THE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE of the Sydney Royal Arts & Crafts Show for your opportunity to purchase award winning artwork. Plus preview all works selected for display including portraits, rural landscapes, photographs, sculptures, pottery, cake decorating, silverwork, sugar art and much more.

More information on this event will be released closer to the date.




In addition to the Arts Preview a large number of Exhibits in the Arts & Crafts Pavilion will be on sale throughout the whole of the Show from 17 March - 30 March 2016. The pavilion opens at 9.30am daily and closes at 8.30pm. Please visit the Sales Booth for all Arts & Crafts enquiries and purchases.



Blue Ribbon Recipes Cookbook


The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) Blue Ribbon Recipes: Prize Winning recipes from the Sydney Royal Easter show, following on from the original "Blue Ribbon Recipes" in 1997.

To make your purchase of the Blue Ribbon Recipes Cook Book please click here



Exhibitor Media Survey

We are always looking for interesting stories from Exhibitors about your experiences at the Show.  Please take the time to complete the Sydney Royal Easter Show Media Interest Form  and you could be contacted by a member of the RAS Media and PR team to have your story considered for possible future media opportunities. Please click here to complete the Media Interest Form.




If your Guild or Association would like to demonstrate at the 2016 Show. Please contact the Arts and Crafts Coordinator at         


If you would like to visit a Demonstrator at the show, the timetable for the Demonstrators for the 2016 Show will be up online in February 2016.









RAS News
Queensland company Pacific Reef Fisheries has beaten some of Australia’s most famous fine food and wine producers to be named the best of the best in 2015 by the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS).

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23 Jul 2015 
Entries are now open for the 2015 Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show, a hotly anticipated competition following the record-number of entries received and accolades awarded last year.

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10 Jun 2015 
Following extensive consultation with exhibitors and industry stakeholders, the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) has announced that from 2016, the Sydney Royal Wine Show will move from February to July.

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05 Jun 2015 
Entries are now open for the 2015 Sydney Royal Spring Fine Food Show, a competition that attracts producers from across the nation to compete in one of Australia’s most innovative agricultural shows.

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04 Jun 2015 
Ranging from Hunter Valley viticulture experts to Great Barrier Reef seafood specialists, six finalists for the tenth anniversary of the prestigious President’s Medal were officially announced today by the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS).

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21 May 2015 
This year ShowLink tickets won't be available to be purchased at train stations or on Sydney Olympic Park Major Event Buses.

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16 Feb 2015 
The inaugural edition of Agriworld Australia, a first-of-its kind, two-day business to business conference and exhibition, will take place at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park on 15 & 16 July 2015, bringing together the entire agribusiness value chai

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03 Sep 2014 
Entries are now open for the Sydney Royal Summer Fine Food Show – Coffee Competition, which will be held 22 – 24 February, 2015, at The Stables, Sydney Showground.

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31 Oct 2014 
The Professional Bakery Competition, part of the renowned Sydney Royal Summer Fine Food Show, 18 - 24 February 2015, has undergone a dramatic review bringing it into line with modern bakery practices.

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30 Oct 2014 

Register for competition updates with the Coordinator below:


Rebecca Cavallo
Arts & Crafts Competitions & Events
(02) 9704 1152