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Dayboro Show 2017

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All the fun of the Ekka & just a short drive from Brisbane

Over two big days, the always popular Dayboro Show will transform Dayboro Showgrounds into a spectacular family-friendly country fair.

Come down on the weekend of 8th and 9th July from 9am and enjoy a diverse range of fun and interactive agricultural activities, fabulous entertainment for all ages, awesome rides and attractions and so much more!

Now in its 62nd year, the Dayboro Show is one of the community's biggest events.

Once you pay your entry fee, you will be treated to a huge variety of FREE activities and entertainment!

This year, you and your family can look forward to traditional show events such as Horse Events & Showjumping (including trick horse riding & mini trots), Woodchopping & Blacksmith Demonstrations, Dog Show & Working Dog Demonstrations, Poultry Shows, Team Penning, Campdrafting, Ranch Sorting, Machinery Displays, Pavilion Displays, Arts & Crafts, Needlework & Cookery Competitions to name just a few.

For the kids, there is an Animal Nursery & Mouse Circus, Farm Animal Display, Gold-panning Activities, Laser Skirmish, Puppet Shows, a talented Balloon Artist and Reptile Shows.

If you are after some thrills, don't miss the Eljay Freestyle Motorbike Show and Scoot the Stunt Juggler. Then you can chill out with the Roving Musicians and Dance Performances.

Other highlights incur a small cost, such as Pterodactyl Helicopter joy flights, Sideshow Alley, carnival rides & attractions, show bags and face painting!

The first day of the Dayboro Show will conclude with an amazing fireworks spectacular in the main arena at 6:30pm on Saturday night. Don't miss it! Local act, Paradise Road Duo, will be performing from 4.00pm till late and there will be a licenced bar on-site.

You can tuck into a delicious sit-down meal in the divine Country Kitchen. Takeaway options are also available and Gluten Free meals are prepared in a dedicated GF area.

For your convenience, an ATM is available on-site.

Start planning the ultimate Dayboro Show experience today for you and your family by heading to the official website.

Tickets can be pre-purchased through Brisbane Tickets or you can purchase tickets at the gate on the event day. EFTPOS facilities are available outside the gate.

For more information on what's on, ticketing options and the location, please visit

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When: 8th & 9th July 2017
Where: Dayboro Showgrounds
Cost: $12 adults, $10 pensioners & high school; $5 primary school; 5years and under FREE. Family Pass $35 2 adults and 3 or more kids.
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