Looking for Accommodation near Brisbane Showgrounds? We have several hotels near Brisbane Showgrounds located in less than 10 minutes by car.
If you are heading to Brisbane for an event there is a great chance it might be held at Brisbane Showgrounds, which hosts over 300 events per year. The King Street Dining hub welcomes a new vibrant precinct for all visitors, with cuisines to suit everyone including Asian, Italian, Greek and many more. Located just outside the city centre there is much to do and see within the area.
With accommodation options ranging from Studio, to One, Two and up to Three bedroom apartments, Quest Apartment Hotels offer great options for accommodation near Brisbane Showgrounds.
Brisbane Showgrounds, formerly known as Brisbane Exhibition Ground, was established in 1875 in Bowen Hills, an inner suburb of Brisbane. Hosting almost 300 events each year, Brisbane Showgrounds has an event for everyone.
Sports matches played at the Arena include; Baseball, Cricket, Tennis, Rugby League & Union, AFL and Motorsports. The Arena is also famous for the Ekka Show which runs annually over 10 days in August and showcases animal parades, arts, food and wine competitions, sideshow alley rides, whip cracking competitions, along with a range of restaurants and bars to feast at. The Ekka is also Queensland’s biggest event, receiving close to 400,000 visitors every year.
Located just 1.5km or just a 10 minute drive from Brisbane CBD, public transport is also an easy way to access Brisbane Showgrounds. Brisbane Airport is just a short 15 minute taxi ride, or if you are driving there are 2,500 parking spaces spread over 10 separate car parking facilities. Fortitude Valley, Brisbane’s boutique restaurant and shopping hub with endless entertainment options can also be found within a 10 minute walk from Brisbane Showgrounds.