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The Royal Melbourne Show Sheep Competition distributes a number of blue ribbon awards to breeders, allowing for credible benchmarking and celebrating excellence in stud sheep breeds, in a long standing tradition of the Royal Melbourne Show.

With over $30,000 in cash prizes, products and trophies to be won, the extensive list of category awards deliver new and exciting opportunities for entrants.

Held in The Weekly Times Livestock Pavilion, traditionally over the first few days of Show, the honours include the coveted Interbreed.

2018 Key dates

Entries Open: Monday 28 May
Entries Close: Monday 13 August
2018 Royal Melbourne Show: Saturday 22 September - Tuesday 2 October
Saturday 22 - Monday 24 September

2016 Royal Melbourne Show Sheep Competition