Rocky Show

Rocky Show

Preparations are well underway for the Rocky Show on 12, 13 and 14 June 2019.

$5 Entry 

You heared it right! The Rockhampton Agricultural Show returns as a whole in 2019 and for a show-stopping price of only $5. The Showman’s Guild will be here with the rides, sideshow fun and showbags you know and love. Couple this with the time-honoured traditions like the wood-chopping, fireworks, blockbuster entertainment, animal displays, performers and mountains of carnival food and you have a show stopping experience for the whole family.  But we’re not stopping there! We’re bringing new and exciting events and attractions to the 2019 show - to be announced soon. Like the Rockhampton Agricultural Show Facebook page for the latest updates. 

Bonus Tickets

The perfect gift for the carnival enthusiast you know - or a great way to make the show more affordable for your family. Bonus Tickets can be used on anything in sideshow alley including rides, games, novelties and even some food vendors.  The more you buy, the more you save.

Pre-purchased vouchers are also a great cash-free way for kids to manage their own fair fun. 

About Bonus Tickets

Buy 30 tickets for $25! The more you buy, the more you save and the more fun you'll have in Sideshow Alley! This is a saving of almost 17%! Bonus Tickets can be used for anything in Sideshow Alley including rides, games, novelties and even some of the food vendors.

How do bonus tickets work?

  • If a ride is advertised for $7 per person at the ticket office, you can pay $7 cash or present 7 Sideshow Bonus Dollar tickets
  • If the ride costs $7 per person, you can use 5 Sideshow Bonus Dollars + pay another $2 in cash, this will allow you to use every Sideshow Bonus Dollar ticket you may still have left, even if it is only 1 ticket
  • A can of Coke is valued at $2.50 cash, you can use 2 Sideshow Bonus Dollars + 50c in cash

Buy online at TryBooking and at any of the Rockhampton Regional Council customer service counters or library.

Expressions of Interest 

The Rockhampton Agricultural Show brings city and country together - uniting the community in a fun filled, action packed 3 day event!!  Celebrating its 146th year, this iconic event showcases the region’s agriculture, horticulture and industry. 

One of the Major regional shows on the circuit, the Show attracts thousands of people from all over  with thousands of locals through the gates and thousands more exhibiting, there is not another annual event that can put you so directly in touch with your community and your target market.

We would like to invite you to engage with our patrons and receive the benefits of communicating directly to your local community through the Rockhampton Show.

With an anticipated audience of 20,000 attendees – this community event is the perfect opportunity to showcase your business and connect with our local community! 

There are a two of ways you can be involved.  You can Sponsor a Section or be a General Sponsor or a combination of both.  These options are outlined in the Expressions of Interest proposal(PDF, 2MB)

Opportunities include: 

  • Woodchop Bar and Grill
  • Operation of the Peoples Bar
  • Miss Showgirl and Rural Ambassador Competition
  • Young Farmer Competition
  • Produce Section
  • Alpaca Section 

More details in relation to exhibitors, entertainment and competitions will be released in the coming weeks. For all enquiries please email