Best showbags at this year’s Royal Melbourne Show
Nail showbags at this year’s Royal Melbourne Show with our guide to the best picks.
Like scones without jam or gin without tonic, the Royal Melbourne Show without showbags is unthinkable. But fear not. As the 171st show prepares to launch on 21 September, it shows no signs of entering a post-showbag world. In fact, this year the dizzying 364 showbags for sale have been promoted to the centrally located Grand Pavilion.
Covering all bases from confectionary and footy to pop culture and wellness, they mean the Royal Melbourne Show has the biggest exhibition of showbags in the world. But how to tell the trash from the treasure – and more pertinently, how to keep the kids’ sugar levels at acceptable limits while limiting the amount of plastic coming into the house? Here’s our pick of the top showbags for 2019.