FAQ

How much are tickets?

Find all the info and pricing on our Tickets page

What time are the RAA Fireworks?

The RAA Fireworks can be seen on the Main Arena each night at 9pm EXCEPT Sunday 10 September where they will be on at the slightly earlier time of 8pm. Also on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday there will be an additional mini fireworks at 7pm.

The last night of the Show will really see the skies come to life with an earlier starting time of 8.00pm and more pyro than we have ever seen to officially close the celebrations of this year’s Show.

What times do Pavilions open & close?

See our Opening & Closing Times page for all the details on when your favourite pavilions and Show areas open and close each day.

When will Showbags and Rides list be available?

The Showbags and Rides wishlist will be available on the website from 11am, Thursday 17 August.

When is the Show Magazine available?

The Show Magazine will be delivered August 16 with the Messenger Newspaper and through IGA and Foodland Supermarkets..

How do I get a job at the Show?

Check out our Employment Page for all the contact info with our Royal Show suppliers.

When will I get a Showbag Magazine?

The Official 2017 Show Magazine will be delivered to homes during the week beginning 14 August. It contains a daily schedule of Main Arena events and attractions, judging timetables and programs for all the major entertainment venues around the Showground.

Is it free to get in after a certain time?

No, it is not free to enter the show at any time. 

Enter the Show for $12 at the gate after 6pm on Monday 4 to Friday 8 September ONLY with a voucher from The Advertiser. The voucher will be in The Advertiser everyday of that week. 
There is a limit to one voucher per admission ticket.

What day is X on or being judged?

Check out our Entertainment page for when and where you can see your favourite acts live!

Find your favourite competition with our Judging Schedules here

Where do I make a Showbag or product enquiry?

If you need to raise an issue with a product or Showbag you have purchased (for example a missing item, or faulty item.) Please use our online form here which will be sent directly to the Showbag operators. This form can also be used for a general enquiry on a non-showbag related purchase from our Commercial Exhibitors.