Public Holidays

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Ekka People's Day - Wednesday 13 August 2014

Ekka People's Day, the official Royal Queensland Show public holiday, will fall on August 13 in Brisbane.

Check the Queensland Government website for all show public holiday details.


Public Holidays

Ekka is a celebration of Queensland life, so it's important Queensland has time to celebrate Ekka. Many regional areas recognise the Show holiday at a different time to Brisbane residents.

Monday 11 August 2014 Logan City, City of Redland, Lockyer Valley Region, Moreton Bay Region, Scenic Rim Region, Somerset Region, Shire of Balonne, Toowoomba Region (that part of the former Rosalie Shire including the areas of Yarraman, Upper Yarraman & Cooyar areas), South Burnett Region, North Burnett Region (Biggenden, Eidsvold, Gayndah, Monto and Mount Perry Areas), Bundaberg Region (within the postcode of 4671), Goondiwindi Region (for that area covered by the former Shire of Inglewood within the boundaries of the parishes of Wyemo, Beebo, Texas, Silverspur, Arcot, Gunyan, Bonshaw, Maiden Head, Aitkin's Flat & the town of Texas)
Wednesday 13 August 2014 Brisbane City