Enjoy the 2019 Royal Queensland Show with Annexe Apartments
The time has come again for the Ekka Royal Queensland Show - Queensland’s most visited annual event - and you can guarantee a prime location to soak up all the excitement this 2019 with our Herston accommodation near Brisbane Showgrounds.
Situated in Walden Lane next to the Brisbane Showgrounds, our Bowen Hills apartments offer a comfortable stay just minutes away from the biggest events in Brisbane. Perfect for both corporate and leisure guests looking to escape to the city, our choice of 81 one and two bedroom studios and apartments won’t disappoint, where, coupled with our ideal location, you’ll enjoy the Brisbane Showgrounds, Fortitude Valley and more at the tip of your fingers.
The Ekka is the most anticipated annual event on the Queensland calendar, and this August, it’s all set to return bigger and better than ever before for ten action-packed days. Round up friends and family and make sure not to miss it by booking with us today at Annexe Apartments.
Ekka 2019 Royal Queensland Show
The Royal Queensland Show - also known as the Ekka - is an explosive annual festival packed with family-friendly entertainment, regional food and animals, competitions, nightly fireworks and more. Run by the Royal National Agriculture and Industrial Association of Queensland (RNA) and dating back to 1876, the historical Royal Queensland Show brings an average of 400,000 people each year to Brisbane, where the huge Brisbane Showgrounds comes to life like no other time throughout the year!
Bursting with culture and tradition, the Ekka is unmissable for locals as well as newcomers - it’s Queensland’s largest celebration of agriculture, where nothing but the best of Queensland is showcased with a thrilling atmosphere for all and more than enough to see and do over its 10-day period.
The Royal Queensland Show returns this August 2019 with a brand new program that’s guaranteed to trump last year. Scattered throughout the Brisbane Showgrounds, you can expect a fantastic lineup of entertainment, including daily live country and rock music from famous Queensland artists, spectacular Main Arena entertainment each night with EkkaNITES and a whole host of carnival rides, hands-on activities and amusements for the kids.
Once again, tens of thousands of animals of all shapes and sizes will fill the Brisbane Showgrounds with daily shows, judged competitions and the chance to get up close with RACQ Animal Nursery, Cradle-a-Chick, Sheep Shearing and more - a must if you’re an animal lover!
For foodies, the Ekka famously brings together the best in award-winning regional food. Enjoy an assortment of mouthwatering food vendors at three dedicated precincts, offering plenty to taste and try with alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks to get your hands on at Stockmen’s Bar and Grill, Iron Jack Cattlemen’s Bar, Woodchop Bar and James Squire Plaza Bar.
In addition to nonstop entertainment, heaps of animal fun and good food, the Ekka Royal Queensland Show will offer more excitement in the form of arts and crafts, painting and cookery workshops, flower and garden displays, fresh produce to buy and a spread of local Queensland exhibitors and stallholders selling all things under the sun.
Simply put: the 2019 Royal Queensland Show is not to be missed! Make sure to be in Brisbane for this historical celebration at the Brisbane Showgrounds from August 9 to August 18.
Our Accommodation Near Brisbane Showgrounds
Make sure you’re ready for Ekka 2019 by booking a stay in our Fortitude Valley accommodation in Bowen Hills, which comprises of luxury self-contained studios and apartments that are just a short walk away from the Brisbane Showgrounds.
With us at Annexe Apartments, you won’t miss a thing over the 10-day Ekka 2019 Royal Queensland Show. No matter whether you choose our open-plan Studio, contemporary One Bedroom Apartment or generously sized Two Bedroom Apartment, you’ll enjoy full kitchen facilities, modern furnishings and enough spaciousness to call home.
Ideal for couples, both our Studio and One Bedroom Apartment provide one inviting Queen-sized, with our One Bedroom Apartment offering a separate living area complete with a stunning indoor al fresco dining area or private balcony. For up to 4 guests, or Two Bedroom Apartment is the next best choice, presenting all the features of our One Bedroom Apartment but with a choice of two Queen-sized beds or one Queen-sized bed and two singles.
To get the best price guaranteed for your stay during the Ekka, make sure to book directly with Annexe Apartments!
Dine Onsite at The Stuffed Badger
Until the moment you check-out, you can take advantage of convenient, first-rate dining at The Stuffed Badger: our onsite restaurant at Annexe Brisbane.
Focusing on local produce, The Stuffed Badger serves up mouthwatering tapas complemented by a fully stocked bar offering beer, creative cocktails and an extensive wine menu. Located on the ground floor, you won’t have to go far to get your fix of good food as you soak up all the excitement of the 2019 Royal Queensland Show.
Alternatively, our accommodation near Fortitude Valley opens up a world of exciting dining options famous to Brisbane, which you can reach easily within a short ride from our location. Fortitude Valley Brisbane boasts some of the best restaurants in the city, with a whole host to choose from on James Street, Brunswick Street, Wickham Street and Ann Street.
Get Ready for Ekka Brisbane - Book Directly with Us Today
The 2019 Ekka Royal Queensland Show is the perfect excuse to escape to Brisbane this August, and you can be within earshot of all the 10-day festivity with our Brisbane Showgrounds accommodation.
Here at Annexe Apartments, we offer the best rates if you book direct, where you’ll enjoy more value for your money and a hassle-free booking experience that will have you all set to experience this year’s biggest event in no time.
Start getting excited for the Ekka today - see our Herston accommodation near the Brisbane Showgrounds and book directly with us now at Annexe Apartments Brisbane.