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.
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
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