Royal Melbourne Show

Royal Melbourne Show carnival rides
Royal Melbourne Show Farm Animals
Royal Melbourne Show Horse Jumping


  • Beef Cattle
  • Dairy Cattle
  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Sheep
  • Alpacas
  • Poultry
  • Pigs
  • Petting Zoo

Pavilions and Precints

  • Woolworths Fresh Food Pavilion
  • Channel 7 Entertainment Precinct
  • Herald Sun Arena
  • ADVANCE Dogs Pavilion
  • Spotlight Makers Pavilion
  • The Weekly Times Livestock Pavilion
  • The Animal Farmyard
  • Jayco Animal Nursery
  • The Emporium
  • Family Fun Pavilion
  • The Farmhouse
  • The Galleria
  • Showbag Pavilion
  • Winning Tastes Pavilion
  • Woodchop Pavilion
Royal Melbourne Show logo

22 September - 3 October 2018

The Royal Melbourne Show is celebrated over 11 fabulous days and includes everything from agricultural activities, delicious food, and world-class entertainment to awesome rides, arts, crafts and farm yard animals. The Royal Melbourne Show celebrates and showcases excellence in agriculture, attracting close to 500,000 people who come to the show to enjoy the vast array of exhibits, activities, competitions, carnival atmosphere and fun..

Visitors to the Royal Melbourne Show will be entertained all day with a huge range of all-inclusive, interactive and fun activities and attractions. The public also get the opportunity to watch and learn about farming, animals and living off the land. Kids can get up close to many thousands of farm animals on display, some of which they can feed and pat. It's all fun for the whole family, with a range of captivating activities sure to enchant all ages.

Royal Melbourne Show Dodgem Cars

Your ticket to the Royal Melbourne Show provides hours of all-inclusive entertainment, with animal judging, horse riding, fashions, food, exhibitions, stunts and shows from talented performers and amazing animals. See proud, prize winning livestock, exciting live entertainment, the thrilling woodchop exhibition and their finest chefs showing off their culinary skills.

Royal Melbourne Show lambs

Get up close and see, pat and feed hundreds of farm animals at the Royal Melbourne Show's expansive animal precincts and attractions. Try your hand at sheep shearing and milking cows in The Farmhouse or visit The Animal Farmyard and see your favourite farm animals roaming their paddocks as they would on the farm. The Animal Nursery allows children to cuddle a range of adorable barnyard babies

Royal Melbourne Show food

Grab a bite to eat and take a time out at one of the many kiosks, bars, eateries or fast food joints at the Show. The Winning Tastes Pavilion will host some of Melbourne's best restaurants and Australia's most acclaimed chefs and producers, whilst a huge variety of mouth-watering cuisines from around the world will be available in the Woolworths Fresh Food Pavilion.

Royal Melbourne Show carnival rides

Daredevils can top up their adrenaline at the show with a huge range of stomach-churning rides and attractions sure to have all ages screaming - for more! Who can resist the non stop excitement of the Dodgem Cars or white knuckle thrills of the Beast? Those looking for more family-friendly entertainment can head to Kids Carnival where youngsters discover a whole new world of excitement and fun. Adults love to ride with their children on the Super Slide, Tea Cups and Ferris Wheel.

Royal Melbourne Show Fireworks

Let's celebrate at this year's Royal Melbourne Show, Victoria's largest and most iconic annual community event, with a world class range of entertainment, activities, food and fun for all ages..

Royal Melbourne Show Clown

Contact Details

Celebrating over 160 years of bringing the country to the city, the Royal Melbourne Show is Victoria's largest showcase of agriculture and is conducted annually by The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV).

Visitors to the Royal Melbourne Show will be entertained all day with a huge range of all-inclusive, interactive and fun activities and attractions.

Melbourne Showgrounds

Epsom Road,

Ascot Vale VIC 3032

Ph: (03) 9281 7444