It’s Day 2 at the Melbourne Royal Show!

It’s Day Two at the Melbourne Royal Show!

Day two of the 2023 Melbourne Royal Show is upon us, where every day is not your everyday! Victorians are welcome to experience a day like no other with great family fun and farm experiences by day and a feast of fabulous food, spectacular entertainment and live music by night.



Action Dogs – Obedience Trial
Dogs Precinct
Witness the incredible intelligence, loyalty and obedience of these clever canines in the Action Dogs Obedience Trials. You can even learn some new skills to train your own pooch.

All Breeds Sheep Judging
Livestock Pavilion
Come and see the finest rams, ewes and lambs vie for a champion’s ribbon and find out who will be crowned the 2023 Supreme Exhibit for their breed!

Alpaca Competition
Livestock Pavilion
Don’t miss out on the Alpacas! Come and check out the competition and meet some of these curious creatures as they strut their stuff around the judging ring.

Colin R Kelly Memorial Jumping Contest
Horses in Action Arena
Riders aged 16 and over compete over 1.35m jumps as they look to take out the Colin R Kelly Memorial Jumping Contest.

Casey Barnes
Entertainment Stage
ARIA award-winning Australian country music star Casey Barnes is bringing his electrifying live show to the Melbourne Royal Show in 2023!

Artist In Residence: Lynda Kent
Spotlight Makers Pavilion
Lynda Kent, a skilled ceramicist with 25+ years’ expertise, is the 2023 Show’s Artist in Residence. Join us for 11 days as she extensively experiments with colour and glaze combinations.

Inspiration Space Demonstration: Best In Show – A Brooch Series
Spotlight Makers Pavilion
Felt maker and craft extraordinaire Cat Rabbit, will demonstrate how to make a series of wearable, felt brooches in the shape of show favourites such as CWA scones, showbags, alpacas and more.