The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Sydney Royal Fine Food Show competitions set a benchmark for agricultural excellence.

Our Appellation Oysters brand won seven coveted Sydney Royal medals in the Aquaculture competition:

  1. Gold for Merimbula Bistro

  2. Gold for Shoalhaven Bistro

  3. Silver for Wapengo Bistro

  4. Bronze for Merimbula Bottle

  5. Bronze for Shoalhaven Bottle

  6. Bronze for Wapengo Bottle

  7. Bronze for Narooma Wagonga Bistro

We're very excited to have been awarded the second and third highest scoring oysters in the Sydney Royal Fine Food Show Oyster Competition for our Merimbula and Shoalhaven bistro sized oysters.

Last year, our Appellation Oyster Merimbula Bistro won the coveted Champion Sydney Rock Oyster trophy. Congratulations to Tathra Oysters for taking out the trophy this year.

Above: Appellation Merimbula oysters served at the 16th Annual President's Medal dinner at the Sydney Showgrounds

We were also a finalist in this year's prestigious President's Medal award. Read more.

Established officially in 2001 as the Sydney Royal Aquaculture competition, the judging of seafood actually goes back as far as 1870. Read more.

Above: Photos of oysters being judged at the 2023 Sydney Royal by Chair of Judges Susman (Source)

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