General FAQ's


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Brisbane Showgrounds

The Brisbane Showgrounds is now home to Brisbane's newest convention centre which has fast gained a reputation for offering a personalised, boutique event experience. Located on the fringe of the Brisbane CBD, the Brisbane Showgrounds offer versatility, flexibility and support from our team of dedicated and experienced professionals


The Show is running to a Queensland Health approved COVID safe plan. It means things will run a little differently to previous years and you will need to abide by these rules as they are designed to keep you safe.

Click here for a copy of what we are doing.

Friday 18 March 2022        8:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday 19 March 2022    8:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday 20 March 2022      8:00am – 5:00pm

Brisbane Showgrounds Parking

Parking within the Brisbane Showgrounds is limited so it is important to plan your trip well ahead of time.  There are a total of 1500 car parks located onsite at the Brisbane Showgrounds or in the adjacent King Street.

Disabled Parking: The RNA will provide disabled parking sections in each car park area with signage, the disabled parking areas will be as close as possible to the entrance of the show.

 The RNA will provide generic parking signage at the entrance to each car park.

IMPORTANT: For up-to-date vacancies and traffic control, please take note of the information published on the large variable message screens located around the perimeter of the venue.  Entrances to each car park will be marked.


RNA on site car parks will all be pay on exit charged at $15 per day. The Pavilion car park operates with a number plate recognition system, please pay at machines before returning to your car. 
$25 per day for buses/trucks or vehicles with a trailer (use Sideshow Alley)

Click here for the parking map and here for more information

King Street Car Park

King St car park offers up to 3 hours free parking all weekend, and weekdays after 5pm. And then it’s a flat $10 rate after that. Click here for more info.

Herston Road Car Park 

Herston Road Car Park (opposite the RNA Showgrounds, (open 24/7) offers a flat rate of $12 per day for parking on weekends.

Herston Road Car Parkhave over 800 parking bays and have vehicle entries to the car park on both Herston Road and Gilchrist Avenue. Parkers can simply drive up to our car park, pull a ticket on arrival and then make payment at the pay stations located on level 3 of the car park prior to exiting.

For more information please click HERE

Getting Public Transport to the show

We are pleased to announce a valid ticket includes free train and bus travel across the Queensland Rail City Network & Translink SEQ Buses.

All you need do is pre-purchase your National 4x4 Outdoors Show event tickets online BEFORE you leave the house and show it to train inspectors at the stations. It doesn’t matter what line or direction, it’s all FREE

Journey Planner – click here to visit the Translink website to plan your journey  

Nearest Train Stations:

  • Bowen Hills Station – 11 minute walk
  • Fortitude Valley Station – 12 minute walk
  • Please note trains are not operating to Exhibition Station due to construction 

Nearest Bus Stations

  • Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Station – 9 minute walk




There's so much to see and do across the three days of the show, you're in for a cracker of a weekend!

See all that is happening at the Show on our Whats On page.

The venue is accessible by wheelchair, but sadly the venue does not allow you to hire these. There are designated car parking spaces located on the ground level of each car park.

Unfortunately as much as we would love to see your dogs at the Show we can only allow assistance dogs.

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We'd love the opportunity to help you showcase your brand to the 4x4, fishing & camping community. To find out more about exhibiting at the National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing & Boating Expo, click here!

Please email and a member of our friendly team will get back to you as soon as possible.

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