Celebrating Over a Century of Fun at the 108th Annual Mt Gravatt Show

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The much-anticipated 108th Annual Mt Gravatt Show is set to dazzle families and visitors with its array of attractions and events at the historic Mt Gravatt Showgrounds. A cherished tradition, this event promises a blend of nostalgia and thrilling new experiences, making it a perfect weekend outing for everyone.

A Glimpse into the Show’s Rich History

Mt Gravatt Show has been the venue for this spectacular event since 1918. It offers a vibrant showcase of local culture, arts, and community spirit. Over the decades, the show has evolved, incorporating more attractions and larger crowds while maintaining its community-focused ethos.

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What to Expect at the 2024 Mt Gravatt Show

This year’s show is gearing up to be bigger and better than ever. Organizers are pulling out all the stops to ensure the 108th edition provides an unforgettable experience. Here’s what attendees can look forward to:

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  • Family-Friendly Fun: From thrilling rides to engaging animal exhibits and live entertainment, the show has something to entertain visitors of all ages.
  • Diverse Attractions: The event will feature traditional favourites like sheepdog trials and equestrian shows, alongside modern additions such as freestyle motocross displays and a spectacular fireworks show to cap Saturday night off.
  • Local Exhibitions: Art, craft, and photography exhibitions will showcase the talents of local artists and provide a platform for community members to display their work.
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A Day Out for the Whole Family

The Mt Gravatt Show remains one of the best value family days out in the region. With gates opening early, families are encouraged to arrive at the start to make the most of the day’s activities. Whether it’s exploring the animal nurseries, enjoying the amusement rides, or sampling delicious local food, there’s no shortage of things to do and see.

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Event Details

Dates: Saturday, July 27th (9 AM – 9 PM) and Sunday, July 28th (9 AM – 4 PM)
Location: 1644 Logan Rd, Mount Gravatt, QLD 4122

Here’s a list of the competitions available at the Mt Gravatt Show:

1. Apiculture
2. Art Display (Painting, Drawing & Art)
3. Big Rig Spectacular
4. Box Of Produce
5. Cattle
6. Cooking (Cakes, Sweets, Preserves)
7. Cottage Crafts & Traditional Trades
8. Decorated Cakes
9. Dog High Jump
10. Lego Competition
11. Needlework
12. Photography
13. Quilts of Quality
14. Scarecrow Competition
15. Sheep
16. Show Horses
17. Show Jumping
18. Student Art
19. Ute Muster

Each competition includes a schedule and entry forms available online for participants interested in entering.

Here’s a roundup of the entertainment offerings at the Mt Gravatt Show:

1. Amusement Rides: A variety of rides suitable for all ages.
2. Animal Nursery: Interaction with farm animals from piglets to alpacas.
3. Dinkum Dinosaurs: Display showcasing realistic dinosaur models.
4. Cottage Crafts Make & Take: Workshops on crafting items like those in the competition.
5. D’Aguilar Wildlife: Wildlife conservation experience.
6. Fireworks Display: A spectacular fireworks show on Saturday night.
7. FMX Freestyle Motocross: Displays of speed, skill, and agility by motorcyclists.
8. Flux Entertainment: High-impact, engaging performances.
9. Magical Ponies: Interaction with ponies, tailored for children.
10. Lego Display: Exhibitions of intricate Lego constructions.
11. Sheep Dog Trials: Demonstrations of dogs herding sheep through obstacles.
12. Walter Whip & The Flames: Whip cracking demonstrations and performances. 

These activities promise a mix of thrilling, educational, and interactive experiences for all attendees.


Mark your calendars and prepare for a weekend filled with fun, laughter, and unforgettable memories!