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.
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
Murdoch University – Intercollegiate Meat Judging CompetitionJuly 13, 2017-A special congratulations to the Murdoch University team upon their return from the Intercollegiate Meat Judging Competition held at Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga - NSW. Murdoch University placed third overall, behind Melbourne Uni and Texas A&M - a great effort! Murdoch University also took out champion awards in the following categories: Individual Champion in » Read More
2017 Agricultural Hall of FameMay 10, 2017-The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia (RASWA) is proud to announce that Peter Trefort, one of the foremost contributors to WA agricultural education, is the 2017 inductee to the Agricultural Hall of Fame. Peter has worked in leadership roles across the agricultural industry throughout his life but his commitment and passion to foster the » Read More
Entertainment BookMay 8, 2017-If you are interested in supporting the RASWA Foundation, purchase your Entertainment Book today through us! The Entertainment™ Book, and the Entertainment™ Digital Membership, are your guide to the most popular restaurants, attractions, shopping, travel and more, all with valuable up to 50% off and 2-for-1 offers. Please visit the above link for further information. » Read More
2017 Perth Royal Art PrizeApril 27, 2017-The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia (RASWA) is proud to announce the launch of its new art prize. The 2017 Perth Royal Art Prize, with a prize pool of $23,500, is open to regional and metropolitan WA artists, and has a landscape theme. The Perth Royal Art Show was established in 1974 to promote » Read More
Rio Tinto Groundbreaker ScholarshipsApril 26, 2017-To celebrate Rio Tinto’s 50th anniversary and commitment to supporting Western Australian agriculture, four scholarships of $3750 have been awarded to talented tertiary students. The Rio Tinto Groundbreaker Scholarships are delivered through the Royal Agricultural Society of WA (RASWA), the not-for-profit organisation that supports the state’s primary industries. James Davison, General Manager – Studies & » Read More