Supporting primary industry and rural communities since 1831.
RASWA holds the benchmark of quality for agriculture related competitions in WA, awarded at the IGA Perth Royal Show each year.
Conducted by RASWA, the Perth Royal Show is WA’s largest annual community event.
The Perth Royal Food Awards held annually by RASWA set a benchmark in WA for producers, and a mark of distinction for consumers.
RASWA presents an array of awards and scholarships each year recognising hard working individuals in our community.
2018 Perth Royal Food Awards OpeningJune 16, 2018-A glorious morning was had at the 2018 Perth Royal Food Awards Opening held at Channel Nine Studios, Perth on the 14 June 2018. Attended by the Hon. Alannah MacTiernan and a range of chefs, producers and guests live crosses occurred on Channel Nine throughout the morning.
2018 Farmer on Your PlateApril 10, 2018-On the 23 March 2018, The Royal Agricultural Society attended Farmer on Your Plate run by Farming Champions. Each year the event showcases family farming, agri-tourism and rural communities and we were there to present an array of Perth Royal Food Award winners and also discuss our RASWA Membership. Farmer on Your Plate celebrates the » Read More
Mr Luigi Giglia – Funeral NoticeApril 4, 2018-The Royal Agricultural Society of WA sends our deepest sympathy to the family of Mr Luigi Giglia, Past President and Agricultural Hall of Fame Inductee. The Funeral Mass for Mr Luigi Giglia, of Mount Pleasant, will be celebrated in St Benedict's Catholic Church, Corner Ardross Street and Canning Highway, Ardross commencing at 10:00 AM on » Read More
Showbag DonationDecember 21, 2017-Pictured: RASWA PR & Communications Executive Robyn Fitzgerald Each year, RASWA hold the Annual Showbag Launch in preparation of the Perth Royal Show. Lucky children arrive at the Claremont Showground to participate in the thrill and rush of taking a firsthand sneak peek at over 250 showbags, with the opportunity to keep one or two » Read More
International Volunteer DayDecember 11, 2017-RASWA Staff and Volunteers enjoying an afternoon at Government House for International Volunteer Day on Tuesday 5 December - pictured with Governor Kerry Sanderson!
IAFE Contest – Award WinnerDecember 11, 2017-RASWA are incredibly proud to have received an award from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions Contest with our entry in the Agricultural Awards Individual Photo Category. Highlighting our amazing 2017 IGA Perth Royal Show and our photographer’s talents (thanks Matt Jelonek), RASWA’s submission grabbed the judge’s attention and we couldn’t be happier!
Gabriel ChocolateSeptember 12, 2017-After the excitement of the Perth Royal Chocolate Awards, one of our winners had an even better day being able to share his news on a larger scale! On the same day of the Perth Royal Chocolate Awards announcements that saw Gabriel Chocolate take out the 12 gold and 1 silver of 14 classes of » Read More
Perth Royal Wine AwardsSeptember 7, 2017-The heavily contested 2017 Perth Royal Wine Awards was met with gusto, seeing over 2000 entries exhibited and battling it out over four days of judging to showcase the best in WA and Australia. Flametree Wines was a clear winner with The Lalla Rookh Trophy for Best Chardonnay, Hermitage Trophy for Best West Australian White » Read More
50 Year RASWA MembersJuly 21, 2017-Pictured Left to Right: Ian Wallace, David Wood, John Bowman, Margaret Bannister, Paul Carter (President), Graham Sutherlands, Winston Foulkes-Taylor Absent: Greg Paust Congratulations to our 50 year Royal Agricultural Society of WA (RASWA) Members who were honoured at our recent High Tea event. An extra special congratulations to Margaret Bannister who also recently became a » Read More