Royal Agricultural Society of NSW

Since it was founded in 1822, the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) has been an influential force in the direction and development of Australian agriculture through competitions, education and events.

The RAS has grown to become a diverse business incorporating the Sydney Royal Easter Show, Sydney Showground, Sydney Royal competitions, the RAS Foundation and the Australasian Animal Registry.

As a not-for-profit organisation, the RAS is committed to supporting agricultural development and rural communities in Australia by generating revenue through its businesses to plough back into agriculture.
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Ensuring the future of rural NSW... > more
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RAS News
Lyndey Milan OAM, Macquarie Group Sydney Royal Wine Show Committee Chair is pleased to announce award-winning British journalist and presenter, Jane Parkinson as the 2015 international wine judge.

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22 Aug 2014 
Victorian dairy company Bulla Dairy Foods (Bulla) has beaten some of Australia’s most famous farming dynasties to be named the best food producer for 2014 by the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS).

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22 Aug 2014 
Tertiary students from rural NSW will benefit from a new partnership forged between the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) Foundation and the University of New England (UNE) Foundation.

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07 Aug 2014 
A stellar team of judges will headline the upcoming Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show at Sydney Showground, 16-17 September, 2014.

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08 Jul 2014 
The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Ryan OAM as its new President.

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25 Jun 2014