EKKA-Royal Queensland Exhibition Show 2020

EKKA-Royal Queensland Exhibition Show 2020

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EKKA Royal Queensland Exhibition Show 2020 is Queensland’s largest and most loved annual event, attracting on average 400,000 people.

Run by the RNA for 10 days in August and staged at its original birthplace, the Brisbane Showgrounds, the Ekka brings the country and city together for a true celebration of agriculture.

The Ekka showcases the best of Queensland, attracting more than 21,000 competition entries from woodchop to giant vegetables, 10,000 animals from beef cattle to cats and dogs, world-class live entertainment, award-winning food and wine, carnival rides and show bags, family shopping, educational activities and much more.

The iconic show has been running since 1876 and is full of traditions, a unique atmosphere and childhood memories which have been passed down through generations of families.

2020 Dates: 7 – 16 August 2020

http://www.ekka.com.au/2017-tickets

QUEENSLAND GARDEN EXPO 2020

Queensland Garden Expo is a ‘must see’ in 2018 for green thumbs and novice gardeners alike. Held in the Sunshine Coast hinterland town of Nambour from 13th to 15th July, this three day expo is Queensland’s premier gardening event. See plants, plants and more plants with over 55 nurseries represented and over 360 exhibitors.

QUEENSLAND GARDEN EXPO 2020

FREE LECTURES – 8 LIVE STAGES
If you need some gardening advice, information or ideas then the Queensland Garden Expo is the place to go.
See plants, plants and more plants with over 55 nurseries represented and over 360 exhibitors.

DATE/TIME
Friday – 10th July 2020
Gates open 8am
Close 5pm

Saturday – 11th July 2019
Gates open 8am
Close 5pm

Sunday – 12th July 2019
Gates open 8am
Close 4pm

COST
Adult Entry: $20
Aged Concession: $18*
Children 15 yrs and under: Free
Groups of 10 or more: $18
3 Day Pass: $45
2 Day Weekend Pass: $30

* Concession will be given to Pensioner Concession Card, Queensland Senior Card, Disability Card & Queensland Carer Card holders only.

TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE ONLINE AND ALSO AT THE GATE

https://qldgardenexpo.com.au

ESK Garden Lifestyle Fair 2020

Quality stallholders Numerous plant stalls Inspirational speakers Scarecrow display & contest
Delicious food & specialty coffee
Free off-street parking
A real country garden fair, something for everyone…

ESK Garden Lifestyle Fair 2020

ESK Garden Lifestyle Fair 2020 will be sure not to disappoint.
It is a fabulous fair with only a dollar coin donation for entry. A great country day out.

I just love this fair.  A nice day out in the country with more than just the fair to visit in and around Esk.
Quality stallholders, Numerous plant stalls, Inspirational speakers,
Delicious food & specialty coffee
Free off-street parking
A real country garden fair, something for everyone…

So make a day of it and come to the Esk Fair.
You won’t be disappointed.

Old Esk Railway Station, Pipeliner Park on the Esk-Hampton Road.

https://opengardens-seq.com/esk-garden-lifestyle-fair/

Herb Awareness Fair 2020

You will discover that herbies are quite often terrific cooks as well and many of our QHS Members contribute their skills to Cafe Sage where you will find delicious, herbie and home styled cakes, soups, savouries and snacks to tempt your taste buds.

Herb Awareness Fair 2020

Herb Awareness Fair 2020 is an annual event organized by the Queensland Herb Society (QHS) on what is usually the last Sunday in May. This is a great day out for everyone who wants to learn more about herbs. They have fantastic FREE talks and demonstrations as well as a wide variety of stalls to browse.

You will discover that herbalists are quite often terrific cooks as well.  And many of the QHS Members contribute their skills to Cafe Sage where you will find delicious, herbs and home styled cakes, soups, savories, and snacks to tempt your taste buds.

Next Herb Awareness day will be held on:

31st May 2020
Where: Albion Peace Hall, 102 McDonald Rd, Windsor, Brisbane 4030
Time: 9.00am to 3.00pm

A sample of stall holders: Herbs for sale, soaps, jams, coffees, composting bins, heritage seeds and more

Pine Rivers Garden And Plant Expo 2020

An affordable and fun day out shopping for plants and garden items.
Like when you go to country shows where there is family fun and nice food and great plants to help fill up the garden.

Pine Rivers Garden And Plant Expo 2020

HOURS
Sat: 8.30am – 4.30pm
Sun: 8.30am – 2.30pm

WHAT’S ON

Doggy Dress Up competition (Birds and Bees theme)
Giveaways
Food stalls
Guest speakers
Plant sales
Garden equipment
Dogs on leashes welcome
Inner Wheel
Djakarta Eat Indonesian
Patrick’s Crepes
Chocolate and Coffee Heaven
My Mobile Sweet Spot
Happy Soul Bowl
Outback Spirit Iced Tea
Raffles – Wheelbarrow full of goods
Annette Irish – Plant first Aid.
Kids entertainment – Kumbartcho
Fire Ants
Birds Queensland
Spare Harvest
First Aid
Massage
John Sophios music Saturday
Benoit Cren music Sunday
Gypsy Dancers
‘Twirler’

GUEST SPEAKERS
Russell Young
Annette Irish
Bob the Bee Man
Wendy Skene (Just Geraniums)
Kevin Redd – Sustainable Cuisine
Romaine Undery – Basket weaving demonstration
Paul Plant
Caz Owens – organic roses
Ken Scott – ferns and foliage
Rocky Point
Kate Wall

Brisbane Garden & Plant Expo 2020 Rocklea

It’s a tropical/subtropical plant collector’s paradise. Over the past six years, the event has attracted visitors and exhibitors
across Queensland and interstate. Local and interstate expert horticulturists will be speaking to share their knowledge, skills and
enthusiasm. Something for everyone who loves gardening

Brisbane Garden & Plant Expo 2020 Rocklea

Brisbane Garden and Plant Expo 2020 Rocklea Showgrounds will be the first garden fair to offer night time trading till 8pm
Cost:
$10.00 per adult per day or $18.00 for two days
$8.00 concession per day or $15.00 for two days
Children under 15 get in fro free
About:
The night time trading will allow people to attend after work or on their way home.
Plus it will be way cooler in the evening.
Interstate and local guest speakers
Over 100 stalls of dedicated plant sellers and related garden products
Organic and edible gardening
Native and non-native plants
Heritage Seeds
Easy Composter / Propagator
Plant creche and variety of food stalls
Entertainment for both adults and children
FREE parking