The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) returns to the Brisbane Showgrounds from Friday 10 to Sunday 19 August.

Have the time of your life at the Ekka!

This year at the Ekka we’re putting the spotlight on our liveable, clean, green and sustainable city, highlighting how Council is working to create a lifestyle and leisure city with more to see and do. You can also take the opportunity to learn more about Council's Metro project.

Come and visit us at the Brisbane City Council Ekka stand in the Fresh Food Pavilion.

Discounted tickets

Enjoy 10% off Ekka tickets by entering promo code BCC10. Terms and conditions apply.

Ekka highlights


Jump on the bike at our stand and use your pedal power to create energy. How many bulbs can you light up?


Keep the kids entertained with our eco arts! Make a funky frog puppet or decorate our tree leaves for your chance to win a kid's bike.


Each day at Ekka we’ll highlight key areas Council works in to sustain our clean, green city and create new lifestyle and leisure opportunities.


Find out more about how the new Brisbane Metro will help achieve our vision for a more sustainable, more liveable New World city.

Daily giveaways and prizes

Stay tuned for more information about the exciting prizes and daily giveaways we’ll have in store for visitors to our Ekka stand!

Learn more about our clean, green and liveable city


Check out all of the great lifestyle and leisure opportunities Council is creating across the city to give you more to see and do.


Brisbane’s liveability is linked to our natural environment. Check out our sustainability achievements and targets for the future. 


If you’re a keen recycler and finding your bin full each fortnight, larger ones are available!


Looking for fun things to do? Take a look at What’s on in Brisbane to find events including concerts, music, fitness classes and more.

17 July 2018