Royal Adelaide Show

The Royal Adelaide Show is a South Australian icon - hosting an average of half a million people each year and showcasing the best of the country to the city. Held at the Adelaide Showground, located in Wayville, the Show features amazing food and wines from the region, exhibitions and displays, fashion parades, carnival rides as well as the usual livestock displays, farmyard nursery and animal petting area.

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For TEN days in September, thousands of people will head to the showgrounds to take in the sights of this magical event. There is something to keep the entire family entertained at the Show, both young and old, day and night!

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Come and experience the fun, spectacle and excitement of our awesome rides, food, animals, competitive sections and fantastic family entertainment!

Some of the most popular amusements and attractions often seen at the Show include:

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  • Ali Baba
  • Gravitron
  • Hangover
  • Hard Rock
  • Mega Drop
  • No Limit
  • Power Surge
  • Rock and Roll
  • Space Roller
  • Speed 2
  • Thunderbolt
  • Dodgem Cars
  • Big Dipper Roller Coaster
  • Super Slide
  • XXXL
  • Tea Cups
  • Fantasy Flyer
  • Jurassic Coaster
  • Red Baron
  • Balloon Chase
  • Magic Circus
  • Flying Elephants and much more!!

Come One, Come All and Step Right Up! No visit to the show is complete without trying your luck on one of world-class Sideshow Games. There games for everyone to enjoy including those based on skill or chance and the ever-popular "every player wins a prize". It's all about fun for the whole family! All your favourites will be back such as the Lucky Ducks, Balloon Darts, Slam Dunk Basket Ball, Carnival Clowns and much more!

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Event Details

  • Event: Royal Adelaide Show.
  • When: September - please refer to the show website for this year's dates.
  • Time: Gates open at 9.00am.
  • Where: Adelaide Showground Goodwood Road, Wayville SA 5034.
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