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The Grafton Show runs from Friday 1st to Saturday 2nd May 2020. Gates open from 9am.


2020 Grafton Show Membership & Daily Gate Entry

Show Membership 2020  (Available until Friday 24th April)

Member, single (non-transferable) $25
Dual membership (same address) $40
Pensioner Member $20
Dual Pensioner Members (same address) $35
Member’s Children under 18 years $10
Members’ Children (under 5 yo) $Free
Postage (if paying via post or direct deposit) $1

Member Tickets entitle you to receive PASS OUTS for the duration of the Show

Daily Gate Entry Fee 2020 (non-members)

Adults $16  ($25 2 Day Pass*)
Children under 18 years $10 ($14 2 Day Pass*)
Children (under 5 yo) $Free
Pensioners $14 ($20 2 Day Pass*)
Family (as per Medicare card) $40 ($60 2 Day Pass*)

* 2 Day Passes are available online only
Pass outs are to be available to all patrons

2020 Grafton Show Membership & Daily Gate Entry

PLEASE NOTE: NO VEHICLES without vehicle passes

About

The 2020 Grafton Show brings the Clarence Valley community together, showcasing the region’s rural activities and interests.

This year’s Grafton Show will be held from Friday 1st May to Saturday 2nd May 2020, and will be open from 9:00am to 9:00pm on both days.

You can enjoy an impressive display of Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Preserves, Floral Art, Pot Plants, Cut Flowers, Home Brew and much more in the unique heritage listed Barn.

Further features of the show include sideshows, extremely exhilarating rides, food stalls, exhibitions, farm displays, equestrian events, and the Grafton Showgirl Competition.

Other attractions include Showmen’s Guild Rides, Demolition Derby, Clarence River Championship Woodchop, Young Farmers Challenge, and Blacksmiths Working Exhibition.

Also check out displays from the Gem Club, Farm Produce, Poultry, Cage Birds, Alpaca and Beef Cattle.

Other attractions include a Trade Expo, Vintage Machinery display and the ever popular woodchop.

The main arena showcases the Equestrian events, including led and ridden classes featuring a variety of horse and pony breeds, show jumping, hack and rider classes, Polocrosse demonstration & Team Penning demonstration. The Grafton Showgirl Competition presentation also takes place in the main arena on Saturday.

… And don’t forget side show alley and show bags to keep kids of all ages entertained, and the fireworks on Saturday night at the show finale!

Truly an event packed with something for all the family to do – full of activity and fun. Get your tickets at the gate; you will be sure to enjoy the 2020 Grafton Show.

 

Show Features & Events 2020

Grafton Show 1st & 2nd May 2020

Show Program 2020 <- (Download The Full Program Here)

Entertainment In The Main Ring:

The Abbey Motel Outback Spectacular
All Wheels Quad Bike racing
Show Jumping & other equestrian events
Bush Dog trial & Dog High Jump competition
Monster fireworks
Demolition Derby

Other Entertainment & Things To See:

Sideshows

Blacksmithing Display 
Reptile World (see schedule below)
Racing Pigs
Animal Nursery
Native bees & honey bee honey extraction demonstration
Woodchops
Showgirl competition
Young Farmer Challenge
Free Kids & Youth activities
Alpaca
Pavilion (Arts & Crafts, Pot Plants, Cut Flowers, Home Brew, Schools display, Decorated Cakes, Cooking, Floral Art, and much more)
Beef Cattle
Cage Birds
Cat Show
Farm Produce
Horses
Lapidary
Miniature Goats
Poultry
Trade exhibits (food stalls, commercial exhibitors, community organisations)

Grafton Show – Kids Youth Activities Timetable 2019


Reptile World

Red Belly Black, Mulga Snake, Death Adder, Black Headed Python, Bluetongue Lizard & more. Demonstrations at: 10:30am, 1:00pm. 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm.

Competition Programmes & Forms

  • Please note our Entry Forms and associated documentation are now fillable forms.  Exhibitors can either fill in the entry form/document, save, then email to the Show Office as an attachment; fill in and print out to send with entries; or print out the blank form and fill it in manually
  • Please note that all Pavilion sections are now included in one combined Pavilion Schedule

GRAFTON SHOW MEMBERSHIP 2020

Memberships are also available on line using the tickets link below.


GRAFTON SHOW TRADESPACE 2020

   


ALPACA 2020

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BEEF CATTLE 2020

Grafton Show – Beef Cattle Schedule 2020   ♦ Grafton Show – Beef Cattle Entry Form 2020 – fillable form   ♦ National Cattle Health Declaration – fillable form  ♦ Animal Handling Waiver – 2020   ♦ Animal Handling Waiver Schools – 2020


BUSH DOG TRIAL 2020


CAGE BIRDS 2020 (Section 7)

Grafton Show Cage Birds Entry 2020 – fillable form   ♦ Grafton Show Cage Birds Schedule 2020


DEMOLITION DERBY 2020

          


HOME BREWING 2020 (Section 22)

    


HORSE 2020

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LAPIDARY 2020 (Section 21)

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PAVILION (Multiple Sections)

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PRODUCE PAVILION (Sections 8 & 9)

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POULTRY 2020

Grafton Show Poultry Schedule 2020    ♦ Grafton Show – Poultry entry form 2020 – fillable form


SCHOOLWORK 2020

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GRAFTON SHOWGIRL COMPETITION 2020

♦  See the Grafton Showgirl Competition 2020 section on the website


GRAFTON JUNIOR SHOWGIRL COMPETITION 2020

♦  See the Grafton Junior Showgirl Competition 2020 section on the website

Grafton Showgirl Competition

2019 GRAFTON SHOWGIRL ENTRANT CONDITIONS

  • The aim of the Grafton Showgirl Competition is to find a person to represent the Clarence Valley and the young women of NSW.
  • Our successful Grafton Showgirl will represent Clarence Pastoral & Agricultural Society at the Zone 1 Final, and if successful, will contest the NSW State level of The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl Competition.
  • Candidates will be required to attend an official Meet & Greet and judging prior to the show.
  • Judging will be based on personality, confidence, ambition and life goals, general and local rural knowledge, presentation and speech.
  • Grafton Showgirl Competition will be announced during the Grand Parade and Official Opening of the 2018 Grafton Show.
  • Grafton Showgirl winner will be entitled to sponsorship of cash awards, and a range of locally sponsored goods.
  • No fundraising is involved.
  • Grafton entrants in the Showgirl Competition are eligible to enter for two years only.
  • Entrants who have been place getters in the State Finals are not eligible to re-enter.
  • Winners’ prizes are not transferable.

THE LAND SYDNEY ROYAL SHOWGIRL COMPETITION 2018 CONDITIONS AND GUIDELINES

  • Entrants must be women aged from 18 to under 25 years as at 1st May, 2020.
  • The Competition is open to those who are permanent residents of Australia.
  • Entrants must reside, be educated, or work within NSW for at least 3 months prior to their local Showgirl Competition to qualify to compete within the State.
  • Only candidates nominated by an Agricultural Show Society are eligible for Zone & State Final judging.
  • Previous entrants in the Showgirl Competition are eligible to enter, however, they are not to have been one of the first, second or third placegetters in a previous State Final.
  • The following individuals are not eligible to enter the Showgirl Competition:
    • Staff, Directors and Councillors of both the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) and Agricultural Societies Council of NSW (ASC)
    • Daughters of the Staff, Directors and Councillors of the RAS and ASC
    • Current Rural Achievers applicants for the 2018 Sydney Royal Show
  • Winning entrants who are employed or engaged in full time studies will be required to obtain a leave of absence to attend Zone and State Final Judging.
  • All entrants are to abide by the Showgirls’ Code of Conduct as set out by the RAS and the ASC when acting as an ambassador for the RAS, ASC or their local Show Society.

2019 GRAFTON SHOWGIRL INFORMATION & ENTRY FORM

♦  The Land Sydney Royal Showgirl Competition Conditions & Guidelines 2019 ♦  Grafton Show 2019 Showgirl entry form – fillable form

Refer Enquiries to the show secretary