Call for Grower Support at Sydney Royal Easter Show

With the Sydney Royal Easter Show around the corner, Cotton Australia is calling on growers to participate in showcasing the cotton industry at this iconic event. Expected to draw a crowd of up to 800,000, the annual show provides an incredible platform for public education.

Cotton Australia's Education Manager, Jenny Hughes, will launch the latest immersive virtual reality experience which brings cotton farming to life. Attending the annual event is seen as a unique opportunity to educate the public about the cotton industry's significance and impact on our daily lives.

Grower Joe Briggs who has supported Cotton Australia's stand over the past two years encourages fellow growers to volunteer, Briggs highlights, "Come and realize how much people respect what we do and love what we produce."

The annual Sydney Royal Easter Show will run from 22 March - 2 April at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park.

To volunteer for one day or a whole week, contact Jenny Hughes: [email protected]

Growers Andrew Gill and Joe Briggs with Cotton Australia's Alec Macintosh
Growers Andrew Gill and Joe Briggs with Cotton Australia's Alec Macintosh

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Feb 04, 2020

Queensland growers encouraged to consider employer support payment program

Growers in Queensland encouraged to learn more about the Back...

Feb 04, 2020

More fashion brands choosing Aussie cotton

Brand Love thy Farmer is choosing Aussie cotton.

Jan 28, 2020

myBMP workshop helps Dawson Valley growers

Queensland growers attend myBMP workshop.

Jan 21, 2020

Cotton supports program for students learning about ag

CA supporting students in ag.

Jan 20, 2020

Growers advised to heed spray drift advice after recent rain

After recent rain, growers may need to undertake spraying.

Jan 17, 2020

Cotton Australia advocates for industry at national forum

Boosting understanding of food and fibre origins discussed at ag...

Jan 17, 2020

NSW growers encouraged to register for upcoming training

New training courses are being held in Moree and Narrabri.

Jan 14, 2020

Cotton Australia presents at agricultural teachers’ conference

Industry seminar and gin tour held for agriculture teachers.

Dec 02, 2019

CGA Windows for Silverleaf Whitefly announced

Windows for applying pyriproxyfen have been announced.

Oct 30, 2019

School students learn about cotton at Moo Baa Munch

Hundreds of students learned about the Australian cotton industry at...

Aug 21, 2019

Sussan launches new range of Australian cotton products

Last week marked the start of another brand partnership between...

Jul 31, 2019

Cotton Australia represented at Asia-Pacific Sustainable Fashion Roundtable

Cotton Australia’s last week joined a group of fashion and...

Jul 26, 2019

New Directors join Cotton Australia's Board

The Cotton Australia Board met in Griffith this week for...

Jul 24, 2019

‘Fiendishly complex' water issues discussed at Cotton Collective

Jun 25, 2019

Prevent spray drift with new crop mapping technology: SataCrop

Cotton Australia is excited to announce a new era in...

Jun 25, 2019

Cotton Australia holds valuable meeting with Queensland Premier

Senior members of Cotton Australia were pleased to meet with...

Apr 01, 2019

Ritemate Workwear launches Australian cotton range

For the first time, Australian cotton growers will be able...

Mar 29, 2019

Country Road and Australian cotton showcased at Legacy Summit

Cotton Australia represented at fashion sustainability summit in Sydney.