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)$10 + $2 refundable key deposit = $12 total
Self-service Lockers (next to Triple M Showbag Pavilion)$2 per use
Bulky Item Storage

$5 per item plus all day locker hire

Scooter, Stroller & Wheelchair Hire

The Ekka is committed to providing ease of access for all visitors.

We are pleased to offer a range of services and amenities for the convenience of access around the grounds

Hire details

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 - $20 per day
Wheelchair – (130kg & 200kg Capacity) – $40 per day

Mobility Scooter – (158kg or $220 capacity ) – $50 / 4 hours (9am-1pm or 1:30pm to 5:30pm)

$100 full day (9am - 5:30pm)



0423 168 955

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

Guest Wi-Fi

The RNA will provide Wi-Fi to keep Ekka guests connected during their visit to the show.

Guests can access the Wi-Fi at five key locations around grounds:

Mobile phone charging

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

Information Booths presented by Courier Mail

Three Information Booths presented by Courier Mail will be conveniently located:

Parents rooms

There are six parents rooms located around the grounds for those with babies and young children. The larger parents room under the Ernest Baynes Stand features a microwave to heat up milk, a sink, breastfeeding facilities and nappy change facilities.

Keep Kids Safe Program

The Keep Kids Safe Program, formerly known as Lost Children, will be located at the Gregory Terrace Police Station.

Collect a FREE wrist band from the Ekka Police Station marquee on Gregory Terrace. Police will write down your contact details on the band so if you and your child become separated we will be able to reunite you ASAP.

Click here for more information.

Lost and 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 which operate between 8am and 11pm daily:

The Ekka is smoke free

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