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Royal Hobart Show’s 2021 Living Legend Award

Each year at the Royal Hobart Show a Living Legend is announced.  The award is the pre-eminent honour the Society can bestow on a living individual who has contributed to the success of the Society and the Royal Hobart Show.   The 2021 recipient is Henry Burbury, who...

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...