When: 9 – 18 August 2019
Where: Brisbane Showgrounds
EKKA – The Royal Queensland Show is Queensland’s largest annual event, it showcases and celebrates the very best of the states achievements right in the heart of Brisbane.
Since it’s conception in 1876 EKKA has been bringing the country and the city together showcasing award-winning food and wine, prestigious animal competitions, live entertainment, carnival rides, shopping and educational experiences.
- See farriers and blacksmiths in action as they shape horse shoes over hot flames
- Queenslands finest horses are on display on Thoroughbred Day
- Potted plant and flower arrangements
- Little Sprouts gardening competition
- Cooking competition covers baking, bread making, preserves and more
- Sheep dog trials
- Poultry displays
- Cats and dogs
- Paddock to palate competition
- Arts and crafts displays
There is so much being showcased at the Royal Queensland Show, with entries from across the state.
Head on over to the food arena for cooking demos, Steakhouse restaurant, XXXX Bar, Woolworths Fresh Pavillion
Entertainment is amazing!
Ekkanites, Live music, sideshow alley, country music showdown, whip cracking competition, the Flower garden exhibition and heaps of free day time entertainment for the whole family.
Get ready for EKKA – The Royal Queensland Show in 2019!
Terrace on Gregory is directly across the road from Brisbane Showgrounds, a 2 minute walk to the entrance gate. Providing spacious and well-appointed one and two bedroom apartments, your home away from home. Book your EKKA accommodation near Brisbane Showgrounds today.