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This is a COVIDSafe Event. Please follow all the directions provided by the event/security staff!

Train/Bus Options – Travel FREE!

With a pre-purchased event ticket you can travel free on any bus in the TransLink SEQ network, or any Queensland Rail City Network train.

Catching a bus in greater Brisbane? Visit the TransLink website to plan your journey to the Brisbane Showgrounds. RBWH and Herston busway stations are close by.

Travelling from the Gold Coast? You can catch any Surfside bus to your nearest train station (free travel does not apply to Gold Coast Trams) and board any Brisbane-bound train.

Travelling from the Sunshine Coast? Catch routes 610, 612 or 631 to Nambour station and board any Brisbane-bound train.

Exhibition loop trains will run from Roma St, Central or Fortitude Valley stations to Exhibition station.

To plan your journey, visit translink.com.au or call 13 12 30.

AVOID THE TRAFFIC & PARKING HASSLES! BUY YOUR TICKET ONLINE AND TRAVEL FREE TO/FROM BRISBANE SHOWGROUNDS from any station on the Queensland Rail Citytrain Network including north from Gympie, west from Rosewood, south from Varsity Lakes and all Brisbane stations  to either Roma Street, Central or Fortitude Valley Railway Stations. Then connect to the Show Train (loop service) that goes direct to the Brisbane Showgrounds. Your return journey home will be loop service back to either of these stations from the Brisbane Showgrounds for your return journey home.

NOTE: Free travel is not available on Brisbane City Council ferries, Gold Coast Trams or Airtrain services. Please make sure you list the number of children travelling with you so that a ticket will be generated for each child. Each ticket is valid for one day of entry to the Let’s Go Brisbane Caravan & Outdoor Sale between the days of 29 October – 1 November inclusive. Ticket can only be redeemed once.

Airport

The closest airport to the Brisbane Showgrounds is Brisbane Domestic and International Airport which is 12km away.

Parking Options

King Street:
Refer to Lendlease website:  https://www.kingstreetbrisbane.com/parking for information and pricing on parking at this location. 2.2m height clearance. 380 spaces plus 8 disability spaces.

Victoria Park: Brisbane City Council’s Victoria Park off Gilchrist Avenue, off Herston Road near Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital (RBWH). Cost is $10 per vehicle per day. Approximately 600 spaces EFTPOS ONLY. Parking area opens from 8am daily.

The Royal International Convention Centre: The lower Royal International Convention Centre (Royal ICC) Car Park offers a secure and convenient parking facility which can be accessed via Gregory Terrace. Access is via Gregory Terrace. Undercover Parking with 3m height clearance. Maximum daily $25. Early bird entry available. Weekend rates: $15.

Parking areas on Alexandria Street: There are two parking areas available on Alexandria Street, Bowen Hills (access only via King Street). Click on the link below to via the Parking Map. $15/day

Secure Park Valley Metro: Located above Brunswick Street Station, enter from Alfred or Alden Street, Fortitude Valley. It is a short 5 minute walk to the Showgrounds (via St Pauls Terrace).  Click here to find out pricing etc.

The Pavillion Carpark: Enter from O’Connell Terrace, Bowen Hills. Located within the Showground precinct.  $15 flat rate. Ticketless system. 4 meter height clearance. Card payment is preferred prior to exit. All levels except for the top level are undercover.

There are over 2000 alternative car parks situated within a short distance of the Brisbane Showgrounds. Click on the image below to view a larger map.

On Street Parking: On street parking options are available on Brooke Street, O’Connell Terrace and Gregory Terrace. Please follow the signs for parking conditions and rates.

Click Here to view the Parking Map

Conditions of parking for this event

Whilst in the grounds –

  1. No vehicle may display signage offering any recreational vehicle for sale
  2. No vehicle may display any signage disparaging to any product, person or thing
  3. No person may display, distribute or communicate material disparaging in any way to any product, person or thing
  4. The conduct of all persons shall be in keeping with the orderly conduct of the car park.

These conditions shall be understood in conjunction with the bylaws of the owners of the grounds.

 

Getting to Brisbane Showgrounds by Car (Victoria Park Parking Area) 

Brisbane Showgrounds is located 3.2km north east of Brisbane’s CBD on Gregory Terrace at Bowen Hills. It is a 20-minute drive from the airport or 10 minutes from the CBD.

Best parking option is Victoria Park parking which is a 7 minute walk to Brisbane Showgrounds located off Gilchrist Avenue in Herston.

Driving from the South (eg Logan, Gold Coast, NSW) to Victoria Park Parking

Option 1: Proceed onto the Pacific Motorway/M1 following the signs north to Brisbane. Follow Pacific Motorway and M3 to Gilchrist Avenue in Herston. Take the Herston Road exit from M3. Turn left and keep left onto Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left. If using GPS (Satellite navigation) The best road is Gilchrist Avenue, Herston 4006.

Option 2 (Toll): Proceed onto the Pacific Motorway/M1 following the signs north to Brisbane. Follow Pacific Motorway and M3, take exit 4 towards M7/Clem Jones Tunnel/Brisbane Airport/Sunshine Coast and Continue onto M7. Take the State Route 15 exit. Keep left following signs for Bowen Bridge Road/State Route 15 and merge onto Bowen Bridge Road. Merge onto Bowen Bridge road and Turn right onto Gilchrist Avenue. Keep left to stay on Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left. If using GPS (Satellite navigation)

Driving from the North (eg Sunshine Coast, Bribie Island, Gympie, Bundaberg) to Victoria Park Parking

Proceed on to the M1 heading South towards Brisbane, then head towards Brisbane following the Gympie Arterial Road/M3. Continue on Gympie Road/A3 which will lead you onto the Lutwyche Road/A3. Keep right to continue on Bowen Bridge Road/State Route 15. Turn right onto Gilchrist Avenue. Keep left to stay on Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left.  If using GPS (Satellite navigation)

Driving from the West (eg Ipswich, Toowoomba) to Victoria Park Parking

Proceed on the Cunningham Highway/National Highway 15 in Raceview from State Route 39. Continue on National Highway 15. Take M5 to Mount Coot Tha Road/Metroad 5 in Mount Coot-Tha. Take the exit for Mount Coot-Tha Road from M5. Proceed to Hale St/M3 in Milton. Follow M3 to Gilchrist Avenue in Herston. Take the Herston Road exit from M3. Take the Bowen Bridge Road/State Route 15. Turn left onto Gilchrist Avenue. Keep left to stay on Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left.  If using GPS (Satellite navigation)

 

Getting to Brisbane Showgrounds by Car (Victoria Park Parking Area) 

Brisbane Showgrounds is located 3.2km north east of Brisbane’s CBD on Gregory Terrace at Bowen Hills. It is a 20-minute drive from the airport or 10 minutes from the CBD.

Best parking option is Victoria Park parking which is a 7 minute walk to Brisbane Showgrounds located off Gilchrist Avenue in Herston.

Driving from the South (eg Logan, Gold Coast, NSW) to Victoria Park Parking

Option 1: Proceed onto the Pacific Motorway/M1 following the signs north to Brisbane. Follow Pacific Motorway and M3 to Gilchrist Avenue in Herston. Take the Herston Road exit from M3. Turn left and keep left onto Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left. If using GPS (Satellite navigation) The best road is Gilchrist Avenue, Herston 4006.

Option 2 (Toll): Proceed onto the Pacific Motorway/M1 following the signs north to Brisbane. Follow Pacific Motorway and M3, take exit 4 towards M7/Clem Jones Tunnel/Brisbane Airport/Sunshine Coast and Continue onto M7. Take the State Route 15 exit. Keep left following signs for Bowen Bridge Road/State Route 15 and merge onto Bowen Bridge Road. Merge onto Bowen Bridge road and Turn right onto Gilchrist Avenue. Keep left to stay on Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left. If using GPS (Satellite navigation)

Driving from the North (eg Sunshine Coast, Bribie Island, Gympie, Bundaberg) to Victoria Park Parking

Proceed on to the M1 heading South towards Brisbane, then head towards Brisbane following the Gympie Arterial Road/M3. Continue on Gympie Road/A3 which will lead you onto the Lutwyche Road/A3. Keep right to continue on Bowen Bridge Road/State Route 15. Turn right onto Gilchrist Avenue. Keep left to stay on Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left.  If using GPS (Satellite navigation)

Driving from the West (eg Ipswich, Toowoomba) to Victoria Park Parking

Proceed on the Cunningham Highway/National Highway 15 in Raceview from State Route 39. Continue on National Highway 15. Take M5 to Mount Coot Tha Road/Metroad 5 in Mount Coot-Tha. Take the exit for Mount Coot-Tha Road from M5. Proceed to Hale St/M3 in Milton. Follow M3 to Gilchrist Avenue in Herston. Take the Herston Road exit from M3. Take the Bowen Bridge Road/State Route 15. Turn left onto Gilchrist Avenue. Keep left to stay on Gilchrist Avenue and the entry for parking will be on your left.  If using GPS (Satellite navigation)

 

Rideshare (Uber, DIDI, Ola) & Taxi services. 

The closest drop off point for rideshare/taxi services to the event is Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills. This entrance takes you to Gate 1.