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Celebrating Volunteers

Recently Agricultural Shows Australia has been celebrating our volunteers because, as a movement, we are the largest volunteer network in Australia and we're proud of it. We put together 6 different articles we feel could help all show societies obtain, retain and...

Honour for Royal Agricultural Society of WA volunteer Teresa Rocchi

First published on Farm Weekly by Bree Smith Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia (RASWA) volunteer Teresa Rocchi credits her Macedonian heritage for her great work ethic. "If you sit down for five minutes, you're lazy in Macedonian culture," Ms Rocchi...

Get clear on your purpose and you can change an industry

Originally published on Women’s Agenda, who are profiling women working in agriculture and related fields with the support of AgriFutures Australia. Jacqueline Wilson-Smith’s epiphany came to her in 2017, back when she was leading a global sustainable packaging...

Supporting Agricultural Showmen and Women – Showground Rental Relief program (SASW)

Applications are now open for Supporting Agricultural Showmen and Women – Showground Rental Relief program (SASW). The SASW program will work on two levels: Reimbursement of Showground rental (and other associated eligible expenses) paid by eligible travelling Show...