Media Release: Spring Farm Fair
September 14, 2020
Between September 26 and 30, part of the Claremont Showground will come alive with animals, agriculture and family fun!
The 5 day Spring Farm Fair will be a farm wonderland for families and young children, to interact with farm animals, learn more about agriculture and farming in WA, and enjoy some great food.
Every day for 5 days there will be 2 sessions where families can wander the South-West corner of the Claremont Showground. The morning session will be from 10am to 1pm and the afternoon session from 2pm to 5pm. Entry for each session will be $8 per person, with children 2 and under free entry. All tickets will be available online and buyers will need to provide full contact details when purchasing tickets.
Highlights will include the Animal Nursery, presented in a new space that will provide a unique up-close animal experience. Animals will include chickens, goats, ducks, rabbits and many of the farm favourites.
Another hands-on agricultural experience will be Little Hands on the Land, being 2,000 square metres of lawn area for children aged between 4 and 8 years old to discover where their food comes from and how it is grown. The experience will also include a dairy cow and milking facility, interactive talks with growers and producers.
Cooking with Kids will be another food learning experience for young children and will give young children the opportunity to prepare some of their favourite ingredients into a delicious treat for them to enjoy. At the same time learning about the importance of produce and how best to prepare it.
A Community Stage will provide young entertainers and entertainment groups with the opportunity to sing, dance and perform in front of family and friends. Some of the main stage entertainment will include a science magic show and meet and greet with Paw Patrol and Trolls.
Other activities will include rides for small children, a small business market, a selection of show bags and some great food options.
This 5-day Spring Farm Fair will be exactly what parents and families need to kick off their school holidays and with session numbers restricted to 5,000 per session, people wanting to attend will need to be quick to snap up their tickets online from claremontshowground.com.au
So what better place to be than the Spring Farm Fair at the Claremont Showground, where families and children can have fun and also learn some very important facts about farming, agriculture, the food supply chain and where food comes from.
Parking will be available on the main arena at the ground and will be $10 per car.
All buildings and facilities will be managed to ensure COVID safe patron numbers. A COVID Safety Plan has been approved by the Department of Health which will include a focus on ensuring social distancing, access to sanitiser and touch point focussed cleaning between and during each session.
For more information or to book tickets, please visit www.claremontshowground.com.au/spring-farm-fair/
Marcus Visic Marketing Executive – 0438 945 506
Allen Burtenshaw Marketing Manager – 0419 923 208