Facilities & Accessibility

Facilities & Accessibility


Information Booths 

Three Information Booths will be conveniently located:

  • Outside The Courier-Mail Showbag Pavilion
  • Outside the Norco Shed
  • Outside the Woolworths Fresh Food Pavilion on Gregory Terrace


Toilets are located in most buildings around the Showgrounds and can be located using the Ekka map.


ATM facilities are located around the Showgrounds


The RNA will provide Wi-Fi to keep Ekka guests connected during their visit to the show. Wi-Fi will be available at the following locations:

  • Black Hawk Canine Pavilion
  • RACQ Animal Nursery
  • The Plaza
  • Members Bar
  • Stockmen's Rest

Mobile Phone Charging 

A secure mobile phone charging station can be found near the locker facilities under the John MacDonald Stand.

Parents Rooms 

Parenting facilities are available in the following locations:

1. The Pavilion toilet block near Queensland Rail train entry platform

2. Expo Place toilet block; in the Ernest Baynes Stand

3. Opposite the Iron Jack Woodchop Arena

4. Inside Sideshow Alley at Gate 7.

Please note: The larger parents room under the Ernest Baynes Stand features a microwave to heat up milk, a sink, breastfeeding facilities and nappy change facilities.

Lost & Found 

Lost and found is located at Customer Relations on the lower level of the Royal International Convention Centre.

First Aid 

There are three first aid locations that operate between 8am and 11pm daily:

  • Under the John MacDonald stand
  • Near the Black Hawk Cat Precinct on Gregory Terrace
  • Near the Mi-Feed Pavilion

Locker Hire 

Locker facilities are primarily located under the John MacDonald stand, but can also be found at several other locations around the Showgrounds.

All-Day Lockers (under John MacDonald Stand)

Standard: $10 + $2 refundable key deposit = $12 total

Jumbo: $18 + $2 refundable key deposit = $20 total

Self-service Lockers (next to Triple M Showbag Pavilion)$2 per use
Bulky Item Storage

$5 per item plus all day locker hire

Large carry bag

$4 or 3 for $10


Ramps & Elevators

Ramps will be in place to provide easy access between roads and footpaths, as well as entrances into Pavilions. There are also elevators located on each level of the Channel Seven Pavilion Mi-Feed Pavilion.

Dedicated Drop Off / Pick Up Zones

Dedicated drop off / pick up zones with disability access for cars and taxis on Costin Street

Designated wheelchair Viewing Areas

There are two dedicated Main Arena viewing areas for wheelchair patrons:

1. Near Heritage Hill along Gregory Terrace
2. Between Earnest Baynes Stand and Members Stand

Parking with disability access

There are limited Disability Parking Spaces in King Street

Scooter, Stroller & Wheelchair Hire

WhenHire times are strictly 9.00am to 5.00pm.
WhereWith Day Locker Hire, underneath the John MacDonald stand

Refundable only on return of item under terms of signed hire agreement.


Stroller: Single $20 | Double $40

Wheelchair: Standard (125kg capacity) $40 | Bariatric (160kg capacity) $45

Mobility Scooter: (100kg or 159kg capacity) $100 for full day (9am - 5:30pm)



EmergencyIn case of a medical emergency, St John's Ambulance will supply a wheelchair

Wheelchair Recharge Stations

There are two dedicated wheelchair recharge stations, located in the Woolworths Fresh Food Pavilion.

The Ekka is smoke-free

Designated smoking areas will not be available within the Showgrounds precinct, but two designated smoking areas are located outside the Showgrounds.