You can find out more about entering the Melbourne Royal Show Poultry Competition with these frequently asked questions.
When is the Melbourne Royal Show?

The dates for the 2023 Melbourne Royal Show are 21 September – 1 October.

Can I attend judging?

Exhibitors are welcome to attend judging.

When do entries open/close

The poultry entries open on 21 June 2023, and will close of the 17 August 2023

When do I deliver my birds

Delivery can happen on:

Tuesday 19 September, between 1:00pm and 6:00pm. Penning must be completed by 7:00pm.

Wednesday 20 September, between 7:00am and9:00am. Penning must be completed by 9:30am

When is judging

Judging will be held on Wednesday 20 September between 10am and 5pm.

When can I collect my exhibits?

Monday 2 October 2023 7.00am – 12.00pm.

Sunday 1 October 2023 by appointment only. Please email to apply.