Royal Canberra Show

There are plenty of activities to keep the whole family entertained at the annual Royal Canberra Show including traditional Livestock displays, sheep handling and shearing, the National Flyball championships, and Canberra Toyota Ute muster. Other activities include Holden, Ford and Isuzu driving displays, the Milking Barn, Freestyle Motocross, campdrafting display, Pig Races, Pony rides, Showjumping plus the Dog and Car Show.

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Heritage Park features old farming machinery, including early tractors, Land Rovers and pumps. Watch out for the farmyard nursery too, where children can meet, pat and hold baby animals. Each day will wind up with a fireworks spectacular over the main area on Friday and Saturday nights.

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The family food court has a great view of the main arena and there's plenty of choice to keep all of the members of the family happy like beef burgers, pizza, and free range pulled pork, while in the hearty choice food court, you can get a healthier selection of foods including salads, baked potatoes, Greek and Indian food, traditional Turkish gozleme, German sausages and classic chicken tikka.

No visit to the Show is complete without experiencing the fun and excitement of Sideshow Alley. Many of the fairground favourites return year after year but the stand out attractions for the adrenaline junkies include The Beast, Speed 2 and XXXL. There are also many rides for younger children with bouncy castles, giant slides, dodgem cars, tea cups, and so much more.

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  • The Beast
  • Ghost Train
  • Dodgem Cars
  • Freakout
  • Crazy Raft
  • No Limit
  • Cha Cha
  • Gravitron
  • Speed 2
  • Dodgem Cars
  • Shockwave
  • Thunderbolt
  • Crazy Coaster
  • Tea Cups
  • Pirate Ship
  • Breakdance
  • Techno Jump
  • XXXL
  • Bungee Jumps
  • Sky Wheel and much more!!

Step Right Up and try your luck! It's Carnival time, and with great prizes to be won, try your luck on one of world-class Sideshow Attractions. 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 Catch a Duck, Balloon Burst, Slam Dunk, Laughing Clowns and much more!

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Event Details

  • Event: Royal Canberra Show.
  • When: February - please visit the Show website for this year's dates.
  • Time: 8.30am to 10.00pm Friday & Saturday; 8,30am to 6.00pm Sunday.
  • Where: Exhibition Park, Canberra - Flemmington Rd, Mitchell ACT 2911.
  • Website: canberrashow.org.au/.