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. 2016 marks the 139th show and brings with it a variety of best talent, culture, produce, fun and entertainment.
Unearth Queensland’s Best food, animals and entertainment at this year’s Royal Queensland Show, Ekka, from August 5th to 14th 2016. A classic Queensland tradition for all ages to enjoy and remember!