Nowra Show Dates: Feb 07th & 08th 2020 Gates Open: 8am Gates Close: 10pm

Nowra Show Society

The Nowra Show still going strong after 143 years.
(between 5 - 16 yrs)

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Smash, Bang, Crunch !!!!!!! and much more excitement with engines running hot for the Dwyers Truck Centre Isuzu Trucks Inaugural Demolition Derby at the Nowra Show Saturday night the 8th February 2020. If you have never seen one here is your chance. There is never a dull moment, plenty of metal crunching, noisy revving, bone […]

Young Farmers Challenge The NOWRA YOUNG FARMERS CHALLENGE is on at the 2020 Nowra Show. The young Farmers challenge is an engaging, entertaining and fast paced competition for young farmers (18-35). It showcases the skills and knowledge required for safe farming practices today. Competitors are required to complete a range of tasks you would find […]

CHARITY MASCOT RACE   The 2018 Inaugural Charity Mascot Race was held with lots of fun, a bit of skylarking, and some interesting challenges. The eventual Winner after several heats and then a final was Ronald McDonald, representing Ronald Mcdonald charities, Tapstar Second, representing Riverwatch and Bendigo Bank Pig Third, representing Variety. The prize was […]

09 Feb

Dog High Jump


Dog High Jump

Friday 7th February 2020 at 7.30pm Why not enter your dog in this exciting part of the 2020 Nowra Show Program? Entries taken at Secretary’s office up until 7pm 8th February.

09 Feb

Mini Trotters


Mini Trotters

The MINI TROTS The Mini trots will again feature at the Show on Friday 8th from 6pm

10 Feb
Nowra Show Fireworks

The Nowra Show will draw to a close at 10pm on Saturday evening – but not before the Fireworks Spectacular at 9:30pm proudly sponsored by Bomaderry Bowling Club.

RFS Chainsaw Events and Tree Felling The chainsaw skills of the Rural Fire Service will once again be on display at the 2020 Nowra show. A range of chainsaw events will be held on the Added Area throughout Saturday afternoon with demonstrations of speed, accuracy and safety. The highlight of the display will be the […]

10 Feb

RODEO 2020

Night Program

RODEO 2020

McDonalds Nowra Show Rodeo 2020 Its Back !!!!!!!! Bull riding is the most recognised and most popular of all the Rodeo events. Bull riding  requires balance flexibility, coordination and courage. Facing down a bull takes as much mental preparation as it does physical ability. The 2020 Rodeo also features an open steer ride. To ensure […]

09 Feb




Go directly to the Nowra Showgirl Documents ». The Nowra Show Society is pleased to announce Chloe Bishop as 2019 Nowra Showgirl and Keeley Warren as the 2019 Runner-Up. Judging for the 2019 Competition occurred on 24th November 2018 and culminated in the Nowra Showgirl Presentation Dinner. This event was attended by over 110 members […]

Tom Curtain and the Katherine Outback Experience As part of his ‘Speak Up Tour’, multiple Golden Guitar winner Tom Curtain is bringing his award winning outback show with the horses and dogs to the 2019 Nowra Show Tom Curtain is an ambassador for Dolly’s Dream and an advocate for Mental Health in the bush. Tom […]


Commercial Exhibits – Added Arena The historical name for the northern extension of the Nowra Showground is “the Added Area”. On it you will find a wide range of attractions including the Animal Nursery; Chain Saw and Logging demonstrations; Alpacas; Goats, . Displays from Defence industries, Police, Fire Brigade. Beaut Utes, and impressive show and […]

The animal nursery features many of the very popular baby animals including chickens, poddy calves, and many other babies will be there to be patted and admired.The Nursery will be on the added area on both Friday and Saturday. Come along and enjoy the fun of the fair.

Saturday 9th February The 2019 Beaut Ute Competion has NEW classes !!!!! Best 4 x 4 Ute Best B&S Ute Best Feral Ute Best Tradie Ute Classic 60’s and below Muscle 70’s to Naughties Best Street 2010 & beyond Best Note Best in Show Cars must be in by 11am – Entry via North Street […]

CHARLIE THE RIDDEN BRAHMAN STEER Charlie has some new friends come and meet them on the added area near the animal nursery 

Exhibition Hall The Exhibition Hall will be open both days from 10am til 7pm. Featuring • HISTORY ALIVE • FIND YOUR FAMILY • CARE CORNER • COMMUNITY GROUPS SHOALHAVEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE – Exhibition Hall The Nowra Show is delighted to be partnering with the Chamber to highlight the various businesses and the career opportunities […]

BREAD AND SCONES “The Great Nowra Bake-off”  Entry Forms:           To be in by no later than 5.00pm Wednesday 6th February Exhibits:                      To be in by no later than 10.00am Thursday 6th February 31020     Date Scones – Plate of six – Made using the recipe of well known                                        Show Society exhibitor, Life Member of […]

  GUESSING COMPETITION   The popular GUESSING COMPETITION will be back in 2020 What will it be this Year ???????? We will keep you posted. The featured item will be in a focal point with the pavilion and you will have the opportunity to win $100 as closest weight in kilos and grams with a […]

11 Feb

Horse Section

8:30 am

2019 NOWRA SHOW HORSE SECTION The Nowra Show Society has held a very successful horse section program as part of the show throughout it’s history. In the early days of course horses were a vital part of farm life, being used to cultivate the land, muster the livestock as well as in harness to transport […]

THE NOWRA SHOW PAVILION   OPENS FRIDAY 9.30AM OPENS SATURDAY 9AM Featuring 28 sections and over 722 classes, the Pavilion offers a great deal of variety for people to both enter the competitions and enjoy viewing all the various sections at the show. Section’s include sewing, pot plants, photography, woodwork, craft, sewing and lots more. […]

POULTRY SECTION The Poultry will be at the show both days. With an information stall on the added area on Friday. The Poultry Section judging will be in the Poultry Pavilion on Saturday. The very popular chook washing will also be in the Poultry Pavilion on Saturday. The members of Nowra Poultry Club will be […]


Sideshow Alley will keep you, and your family, entertained between Events and Competitions!

The woodchopping competition is a prestigious event in the woodchopping calendar and therefore attracts some of the best axemen in the world.