Find out more about how to enter the Melbourne Royal Beef Carcase Competition by taking a look at some frequently asked questions.
What are the veterinary prerequisites?

All exhibits must be tested for Pestivirus (Bovine Viral Diarrhoea Virus) and certified as non PI (Persistently Infected). Exhibitors must provide a signed veterinary certificate or laboratory report, listing animals and their identification upon entry.

When do entries open and close?

Entries open Tuesday 20 June and will close Tuesday 25 July 2023.

What cards are accepted for the payment of my online entry?

Visa or MasterCard are accepted for your online entry payment. 

When will the schedule be available?

The schedule will be available prior to entries open. Once confirmed, the date will be communicated to email subscribers and displayed on the Melbourne Royal Beef Carcase home page.

When is arrival at Melbourne Royal Show?

Wednesday 20 September 2023.

When is judging at Melbourne Royal Show?

Judging will take place on Saturday 23 September to Sunday 24 September 2023.

When is the Melbourne Royal Show?

Thursday 21 September to Sunday 1 October 2023.