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Royal Hobart Show Turns 200!

Royal Hobart Show recently celebrated 21-23 October an incredible milestone of 200years.   The Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania (RAST) is one of Australia’s oldest entities. Its origins go back to 1821 – the same year that the French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte...

Meet Young Beef Cattle Parader Demi Bird (TAS)

21 year old Demi is the Tasmania finalist at the 2021 Agricultural Shows Australia National Young Judges finals held at the Royal Queensland Show. Demi hails from Sheffield in Tasmania, a small farming community in the northwest. I've been involved in local shows all...

Meet Young Merino Fleece Judge Matilda Scott (TAS)

Matilda is the Tasmanian state finalist at the 2021 Agricultural Shows Australia National Young Judges finals held at the Royal Queensland Show. Here's a bit about Matilda. Matilda Scott was in 2018 named Australia's top graduate wool classer. Miss Scott, who lives at...

Last minute entry leads to networks, connections and opportunities for life 

As far as last minute decisions go, the Rural Ambassador Award turned out to be a pretty good one for Ashley Evans. She went on to become the national finalist as the Tasmanian representative in 2019.  While the 28-year-old had been heavily involved in the Royal...