The scoop on Ekka life
Show Camp is an incredible opportunity for junior journalists to report on life at Ekka - by living at Ekka!
2017 will be Show Camp's 89th year and the 26th edition of the Ekka Courier.
The Camp provides an opportunity for students to:
- Develop skills in the areas of digital media and news writing
- Be involved in group and individual work - in planning, researching, writing & editing news stories, and recording & editing electronic media
- Enjoy the activities of Ekka
- Meet new friends
Getting into Show Camp
The Brisbane Show Camp is a partnership program of Education Queensland and the Royal National Association of Queensland, the Brisbane EKKA.
Students from Queensland State Schools in Year 6 can nominate for selection to attend the Show Camp. A maximum of 20 students are selected each year to live in at the EKKA and become involved in media activities – news writing, photography, video and podcasting to capture the activities and the experiences of the Show.