Agricultural Society

Celebrating Agriculture Since 1856.

BAPS is committed to protection of all children at our events and as part of our membership and as volunteers.

Please refer below to download a copy of our policies.

Mrs Lucy Quartermain and Mr Geoff Fisken are the BAPS Child Safe Officers.

For further information please contact (03) 5338 1877.

BAPS is a Child Safe and Equal Opportunity Employer

Upcoming Attractions

Ballarat Market

Upcoming Events


9th - 11th November 2018

Ballarat Show

Ballarat Show

9th - 11th November 2018

Looking for a fun weekend out? Look no further, the 152nd Ballarat show is the place to be! With hundreds of attractions.

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Sheep Show & Feature Merino Ram Sale

29th July 2018

The 2017 Ballarat Sheep Show Supreme Champion Merino Exhibit awared to Coryule

Congratulations to all the entrants of the 2017 Ballarat Sheep Show.


Rural Achiever Awards


The Ballarat Agricultural & Pastoral Society’s (BAPS) Youth Committee’s annual Ballarat Rural Achiever Awards has been hailed as a major success and a great result for the future of agriculture in the region..