Please read before applying

The Royal Agricultural & Horticultural Society of SA Inc require any broadcast, print and internet media and /or photographers assigned to cover the Royal Adelaide Show to apply for media accreditation prior to gaining access to the venue. Please note there are a limited accreditation passes available and accreditation will be supplied to professional working media only.  Only staff directly involved in Royal Show coverage/stories will be allocated a media pass. We require all companies/businesses to list staff members, their positions and Show duties.

All broadcast, print and internet media and /or photographers applying for media accreditation are required to download a copy of their Public Liability Insurance.

Private bloggers and non-commercial amateur media outlets will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Media Accreditation is at the discretion of the Royal Adelaide Show, and may approve or deny media access at any time, i.e. inappropriate behaviour or violation of event rules.

Submitting a request for media accreditation does not guarantee access.

Media Accreditation applications will be open until Friday 29 July 2022 via theshow.com.au. Media applications after this deadline and up to/including on the day will only be accepted in exceptional circumstances.

If you are filming or taking photographs at the Show you will need to complete the Photography and Filming Request form.

Important information for freelance journalists, photographers or production/companies.

In order to gain accreditation you must upload a letter at the end of your application from your editor/producer/employer, on an official company letterhead confirming your assignment to cover the Royal Adelaide Show. Please note if you are a freelance journalist, photographer or production/company and do not upload this information, your application will be considered incomplete and will not be processed. The letter must include:


If accreditation is approved you will be notified by email. Details for collection of passes will be provided at this stage.

For further information or assistance please don’t hesitate to contact Lauren Coleiro, Marketing Coordinator, at lcoleiro@adelaideshowground.com.au or 8210 5227 or log onto theshow.com.au.

Media Contacts

Jordan Philp
Marketing Manager
P: 08 8210 5226
E: jphilp@adelaideshowground.com.au

Lauren Coleiro
Marketing Coordinator
P: 08 8210 5227
E: lcoleiro@adelaideshowground.com.au