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Fri 11 to Sun 20 August 2017

RACQ Animal Nursery

RACQ Animal Nursery

RACQ Animal Nursery

he much loved RACQ Animal Nursery is home to around 400 baby farmyard animals for families to meet, greet and cuddle, including lambs, calves, ducklings and goats. The popular Pat-A-Pig display, where visitors can get up close for a cuddle and a photo with the most charming piglets, will also be back this year. Ekka guests also have the opportunity to hold a baby chick, who fit right into the palm of your hand.


A crowd favourite within the Animal Boulevard, the Sheep Shearing demonstrations embrace both old and new traditions, highlighting the different techniques adapted throughout the years. It is a daily event where visitors can immerse themselves within the shearing shed environment and feel the freshly shorn wool!