Royal Queensland Show (Ekka)

Bowen Hills, Brisbane Area

The Royal Queensland Show, or Ekka as it's most commonly known, is Queensland's largest annual event. Held over ten full days, Ekka showcases life and achievements in the Sunshine State, bringing visitors from all across Queensland and Australia to the heart of Brisbane.

Ekka began in 1876, attracting 17,000 visitors to the grounds and is now Queensland's most celebrated event with an average attendance of 400,000 visitors annually. 2017 marks the 140th show and brings with it a variety of talent, culture, produce, fun and entertainment.

Event Dates

This event occurs annually:
11 – 20 August 2017

Facilities

  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Kiosk
  • Lockers
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Shop

Event Venues


Brisbane Showgrounds
Address:
600 Gregory Terrace
Bowen Hills
Queensland, Australia 4006

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
600 Gregory Terrace
Bowen Hills,
Queensland
Australia

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