FAQ’s – Frequently Asked Questions

Is this event Covid Safe?

This event will run under a COVID Safe Event Plan with approval from the Sunshine Coast Public Health Unit. All patrons will need to abide by the COVID Safe rules as set out to attend this event. All patrons will need to pre-purchase their tickets online and complete a short COVID Safe questionnaire. If you do not pass the questionnaire or do not wish to comply with the COVID Safe rules, then you will not be permitted within this event. It is illegal to supply false information.

Can I purchase tickets at the event?

No, due to COVID Safe practices, all tickets must be pre-purchased online.

Why are tickets only available online?

Tickets are only available online to reduce contact points and to record patron contact details in line with Covid tracing requirements. This is the new normal and a requirement under COVID Safe Event Plan/

Do carers to a Companion Card Holder have to pay?

A paid or unpaid assistant or carer assisting the holder of a current Companion Card are admitted FREE, but you still must register. You will need to show your carers card upon entry.

What discount cards do you accept?

This event offers discounted entry to people with a valid Seniors Card, Seniors Card +Go, Seniors Business Discount Card, Veteran Affairs Card, Pension Concession Card (Aged only) and Companion Card holders. Tickets are only valid when shown with the valid Card.

Are pets allowed at the event?

No dogs or other animals are allowed within the event (excepting registered guide, hearing or assistance dogs). For details on conditions of entry, click here.

How do I get to the event?

The event is held at the Nambour Showgrounds, Coronation Avenue, Nambour, Queensland. 

Is there parking available at the event?

Yes, parking is available within the venue. For information about parking at the event, click here.

Is there Disability Parking?

A limited number of Persons with a Disability (PWD) car parking spaces are available close to each entry gate for holders of a valid government issued disability parking permit. These car parks will be issued to customers on a first come, first served basis each event day. Please ensure your disability parking permit is visible for the carpark attendant to see.

Can I get a multiple day ticket?

Yes, there are multiple day tickets available at a discounted cost. Adults $18, Seniors $15 and children 16 and under are free with an adult. Please note all patrons (including children) must register due to COVID-19 contact tracing requirements.

How do I get a copy of the Event Guide?

The Event Guides will be available at the event entrance.

Is there a list of exhibitors?

Yes. The list of exhibitors can be found in the Event Guide and online here.

Can I smoke at the event?

No. Smoking (inlcuding e-cigarettes) inside the event precinct or within 10 metres of the event entrances is prohibited.

How do I know when the entertainment is on?

All entertainment running times are published in the Event Guide and on the event website here.

Is there food available at the event?

Yes there are a number of different food stalls at the event.