Some of the things to look forward to this year include:
Gumboot tossing (for both adults and children)
Sheep shearing demonstration
Vintage machinery on display
The mechanical bull will be there, for those who are feeling brave (Image Source: Bellarine Agricultural Show Instagram page)
Browse the entries and prize-winners from the craft competitions (Image Source: Bellarine Agricultural Show Instagram Page)
For the children, some of the highlights will include special guest, George the Farmer, the animal nursery, tractor/trailer rides, and of course, the show bags.
No show is complete without showbags (Image Source: Bellarine Agricultural Show Instagram Page)
The show venue is Portarlington Recreation Reserve, which is set on the beautiful Portarlington foreshore. There are trees that provide some shade, however, the majority of the reserve is open, so make sure you bring a hat and sunscreen. Public toilets are available at the reserve, and free parking is available in the streets around the reserve.
Entry Fees Tickets are available on the day, at the entry points and are priced as follows:
Adults (17 and over) are $10 each
Children and Seniors are $5 each
Children under the age of 5 are free
Family tickets (2 Adults and 3 Children) are also available for $25