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Royal Darwin Show
Thu., 21/07/2016, 9:00 am – Sat., 23/07/2016, 10:00 pm ACST
Show Dates: 21st to 23rd July 2016
Show Opening Times: Open 9am to 10pm each day
Schedule of Prizes available at all newsagencies – check Sections carefully for ‘Close of Entries’
Pavilion Opening Times:
Joe Yates Pavilion – 9am to 8pm
Animal Nursery (Joe Yates Pavilion) 9am – 6pm
Rotary Hall – 9am to 10pm
Horticulture Pavilion – 9am to 10pm
Aviculture Pavilion – 9am to 8pm
Foskey Pavilion – 9am to 10pm
Official Opening Ceremony and Grand Parade: Friday - 2.00pm
Grand Parade: Saturday – 2.30pm
The Royal Agricultural Society
The Royal Agricultural Society has a 21 member Council. The Full Council is responsible for the organisation of the annual Darwin Show through its committees. The Board of Management has responsibility for overall management of the Showgrounds & Exhibition Centre.
To promote, encourage and assist the development of Primary Industry, commercial, cultural activities, mining and industrial resources of the Northern Territory.
To promote, encourage and assist the development of the Society's Showgrounds as an exhibition and trade promotion centre.
To promote, encourage and assist the development of liaison and communication with Government, private industry and the community as a whole.
To promote, encourage and assist the development of Education and cultural exchange intrastate, interstate and internationally.
Encourage, promote and sanction the formation of affiliated societies and to affiliate with other bodies with the same or kindred objects.
To encourage, promote and sanction the formation of affiliated societies and to affiliate with other bodies with the same or kindred objectives.
- His Honour, The Honorable Mr John Hardy OAM
Administrator of the Northern Territory
Hon Mr Adam Giles MLA
Chief Minister of the Northern Territory
RT. Worshipful Katrina Fong Lim
Lord Mayor of Darwin
Want to be involved in the Royal Darwin Show? – become a Volunteer - it’s both rewarding and fun;
We are always seeking helpers, judges and stewards for our various sections;
We are currently looking for a talented person to become our Entertainment Organiser;
If you are interested please contact the CEO at the Administration Office on 89 843 091 or email.