THE countdown is on with less than 150 days until the Royal Adelaide Show returns this September.
It was this time last year the decision was made to cancel the 2020 for just the fourth time in its 181-year history, but RAS general manager Michelle Hocking said planning was well underway for the 2021 event, albeit with some changes.
She said this year, the show would return to a nine-day format but instead of starting on the Friday, day one would be Saturday, September 4, with two full weekends, finishing Sunday, September 12.
Entries have already begun coming in for some competitions, such as woodchopping and grains and fodder, while the call is out for stallholders and sponsors.
“We are being nimble with our planning and will adjust as…