News

  • 2018 Farmer on Your Plate April 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 Notice April 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 Donation December 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 Day December 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 Winner December 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!
  • A big thank you… October 5, 2017 -
  • Gabriel Chocolate September 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 Awards September 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 Members July 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 Competition July 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