Ticket Info





(Canberra experienced a significant rain event which has impacted the program at the Show)

Adults $20.00
Children (ages 6-16; under 6 free) $10.00
Concession (Aged, Invalid,TPI or War Widow Card Holders - ID must be shown at gate) $10.00
Family (2 adults, 2 children) $45.00
Student (Full time students with ID card - proof must be provided at the gate) $10.00



Gate Ticket Prices (applicable from Midnight 22nd February to 25th February)

Single Day Passes (prices exclude booking fees)

Adults $30.00
Children (ages 6-16; under 6 free) $18.00
Concession (Aged, Invalid,TPI or War Widow Card Holders - ID must be shown at gate) $18.00
Family (2 adults, 2 children) $72.00
Student (Full time students with ID card - proof must be provided at the gate) $18.00
Rise & Shine  (Friday 8:30am to 12 noon only) $18.00
Twilight Entry (entry after 5pm) $18.00


Sideshow Alley Bonus Dollar Coupons

Get ready to pre-purchase your entry tickets and Sideshow Alley Bonus Dollar Coupons for the 2018 ActewAGL Royal Canberra Show on 23 - 25 February 2018.

The Sideshow Alley Bonus Dollar Coupons represent a value of $30. Bonus Dollar Coupons can be used in Sideshow Alley for rides, games, food and refreshments. Get in quick as these coupons are limited and can only be purchased online from 30 January until 22 February 2018, the day before the Show.


Seniors Day

Friday 23 February is Seniors Day when holders of an ACT or interstate Seniors Card pay a reduced entry fee. 

** Please note **

  • Seniors Day pass is available for Seniors Card Holders on Friday 23 February 2018 only.
  • No pre-purchased ticket is available for Seniors Day.

Rise & Shine Entry

Come to the Show on Friday 23 February between 8.30am and 12 noon and all adults can get in for a special rise & shine price of $18.00. After midday the price reverts back to normal adult entry price.

Information Booths with FREE sunscreen

You can find all information you need on judging and entertainment times, directions, services and facilities available at the Show at the Information Booths, managed by our friendly volunteers, located in various locations around the Show ground. You can also get some FREE sunscreen.

  • At the Main Public Entrance on Wells Station Road (Map Ref L4)
  • In front of the Central Park (Map Ref C7)
  • Opposite Harvest Hall (Map Ref G8)

Show Guide

The Show Guide will be available with the Canberra Weekly on Thursday 15 February 2018. It will also be available at the Information Booths.


Please note no refunds are available.

Terms & Conditions of Entry

Exhibition Park In Canberra (EPIC) is a unique venue that has many varied activities. There are vehicles, crowds, temporary structures. To ensure a safe and enjoyable visit to the Royal Canberra Show, take care to observe and follow all signage and instructions given. Take special care at all times to protect yourself and others against any loss or injury.
• Persons entering this Royal Canberra Show do so at their own risk. The RNCAS accepts no liability for any injury, loss or damage caused by an act, omission or negligence.
• The RNCAS does not permit food and drink from external commercial suppliers.
• The right is reserved to add, withdraw or substitute artists and/or vary advertised programs, prices, seating arrangements and audience capacity.
• Cameras, audio and video recorders may not be permitted into the Event.
• Persons entering the Royal Canberra Show waive all rights in relation to any photograph, image or likeness of them produced while attending the Show.
• The RNCAS retains all property in all images it produces.
• Entry may be refused if tickets are damaged or defaced in any way or are not obtained through an authorised source.
• All tickets purchased to enter the Royal Canberra Show are non-refundable.
• The RNCAS reserves the right to inspect and/or search bags brought into or out of the Venue and search all persons, their clothing and other items of such persons.
• Persons causing a disturbance or refusing to comply with requests from the RNCAS may be ejected from the Venue.
• The RNCAS may refuse admission to or eject persons from the Event at its sole discretion.
• Persons entering the Royal Canberra Show must adhere to current Worksafe ACT Legislation and to the RNCAS Workplace Health and Safety policy.
• Vehicles must not block emergency egress doors or park within 1 metre of fire hose reels.
• Persons must obey all signs, notices and directions given by the RNCAS whilst at the Event.
• All Applicants, Attendants, Exhibitors, Competitors and every person admitted into the Venue during a Show are bound by the By-Laws and Regulations.
• Any variation to the conditions of entry will be at the sole discretion of the RNCAS.
• Smoking is not permitted in All Buildings, Food Areas, Bars, Grandstands and Seating Areas. Fines are applicable to people smoking in the Smoke Free Areas.
• The RNCAS practices responsible service of alcohol:
• Intoxicated persons will not be permitted to enter the Event.
• Intoxicated persons will be removed from the Event.
• It is an offence for minor to purchase or consume liquor.
• It is an offence to sell or supply minors with liquor.
• Persons supplying liquor to minors will be reported to the Police.