Each year the Australian farmers show the rest of the residents of Melbourne and throughout Australia the best achievements of their agriculture. In addition to pigs, the exhibition presents the best cows, sheep, dogs, the best representatives of poultry. It so happened that Australian farmers believe pigs listed among the most intelligent animals, and therefore only give them the opportunity to participate in the race.
Specially trained and not yet fattened pigs competed in speed at the stadium, which is commonly used for horse racing. Spectators passionately betting.