Entries are open for the Melbourne Royal Art, Craft & Cookery Competition!

The Melbourne Royal Art, Craft & Cookery Competition is a celebration of community, passion and expression.

Be it leatherwork, photography or biscuit making – with over 550 classes and plenty of prizes, there is something to interest both the brand-new hobbyist and the master.

From traditional handmade lace to contemporary photography, more than 1000 exhibitors showcase their skills; bringing ideas to life, to take their place in one of the biggest exhibitions of Australia’s creativity.

To learn more about the classes and prizes on offer, visit the website.

Entries close: Wednesday 21 August
Judging dates:

Art / Photography / Craft / Junior & Open Decorated Cakes – Saturday 14 September 2024
Cookery / Confectionery / Preserves – Saturday 21 September 2024

On display at the Show: Thursday 26 September – Sunday 6 October