North East & Goulburn Murray Farmer - - NEWS -

The Bal­larat Agri­cul­tural Show So­ci­ety held its first ac­tiv­ity on July 10, 1856. It was a plough­ing match with 20 plough­men tak­ing part. More than 150 years later the so­ci­ety is still cel­e­brat­ing its con­tri­bu­tion to the com­mu­nity and agri­cul­tural ac­tiv­i­ties, in­clud­ing pi­geon rac­ing as one of its events.

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