Gold Coast Show | A jewel in the crown of the family-friendly coast!

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UPDATE: The Gold Coast Show 2020 has been cancelled

A message from the organisers:

“The Gold Coast Show 2020 is cancelled due to COVID and the Decision by Council to withdraw 2020 funding and access for the Show Society to use the Broadwater Parklands, as major events are still not authorised by Queensland Heath . See you in 2021 for a Super Show 27th to 29th August 2021. We will miss you this year and thank you for your continued support.”

The Gold Coast Show is a three day family fun extravaganza that’s sure to satisfy! Have you been before? If not… why not?!

The Gold Coast Show | A three day PARTY for Gold Coast families!

The Gold Coast Show is a 3 day family fun extravaganza, sure to bring lots of fun and laughter to the whole family. The Showgrounds are filled with the best of the best in food, rides and entertainment as well as daily showcases of incredible local talent.


9am – 9pm
August 30th – September 1st, 2019


Broadwater Parklands


Phone: (07) 5504 5587

What can we do at The Gold Coast Show?

The Gold Coast Show has plenty of options to keep the kids occupied! They will be thrilled by the showbag pavilion, with bags from all of their favourites such as Cadbury, Disney and ABC Kids.

The animal nursery is an exhibition tradition, giving city kids the chance to feed and pat adorable calves, lambs and piglets! Memories of feeding greedy pigs and having clothing chewed by cheeky baby goats will be cherished for a lifetime!

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Your little adventurer will love the exciting selection of rides including the classic Ferris Wheel or Teacups ride. Try your hand at the sideshow games such as the clowns or water pistols for the chance to win a huge keepsake teddy your kids will be bragging to their friends about for weeks!

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What can we see at The Gold Coast Show?

There are an amazing selection of wild and wacky things to see when the show rolls into town! The classic rodeo will be a favourite of any little cowboy fans, while the amazing motocross display will “wow” those with a need for speed!

Hilarious pirate stage shows are fun for the whole family and offer the chance to sit down for a rest and a Dagwood dog. Little animal lovers will love watching the classic dog competition – will your favourite breed be top dog? There’s even piglet racing that will be sure to get the whole family squealing with delight!

With its incredible offering of rides and attractions, the family is sure to fall in love with The Gold Coast Show! Do your kids love the farm animals at the show? Why not make a weekend of it and stay at one of these family friendly farmstays!

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