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The Perth Royal Show starts this weekend

The biggest event on Perth's calendar, the Perth Royal Show, starts this weekend.

The Perth Royal Show is back. Starting this Saturday 22 September and running for a week to Saturday 29 September, this is the perfect one to get the kids out of the house these holidays. We will give you a full rundown of everything you need to know before heading to the Show this year.

The main deets

When: 22 – 29 September
Where: Claremont Showground – 1 Graylands Road, Claremont, WA
How to get there: Trains on the Fremantle line will stop at the Showgrounds Station. Buses 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 98/99 (circle route), 102, 103 and 107 all stop close by as well. Head here to plan your journey. There will be limited parking at a charge available, but taking public transport is recommended. Get all the parking details here.
Tickets: Grab your tickets online and save up to nearly 15% than at the gate. Plus, you’ll avoid all the queues and walk straight through.
Adult tickets (16 and over) are still only $26 online, whilst kids are just $13.


Everyone’s fave part of the Show is of course the Showbags!
We have your full list of Showbags right here, starting at $5, if you’d like to have a quick squiz before heading in.

Sideshow Alley

Then of course, the rides are what makes the Show. There is plenty for the real adrenaline junkies, as well as the not so thrill-seeking inclined. You can check out all of the rides at the Show here and figure out exactly which spots you want to hit…for the organised ones out there.


There is lots happening over the seven days by way of entertainment. Of course there will be the Firework Spectacular, which the Show wouldn’t be complete without. There are some special live acts including Shannon Noll and ‘The Voice’ Grand Finalist Sam Perry. There are lots more interesting performances to check out as well, including hypnotists, pro wrestling and many more.
You can read about all of the entertainment lined up for the Show right here.

What else…

Well, there is plenty more happening at this year’s show with lots of farm animals to cuddle, food, drinks, competitions, classes and everything you can think of. Get the full scoop here.

Check out the Show map before you get there

Win a Corolla^

You can even win a Toyota Corolla! Simply fill out the form at one of the three info desks when attending the Show to enter the draw. 2 people will be drawn each day to go into the final draw to be announced on the final day (Saturday 29 September).
^Read the full T’s and C’s here

So, what are you waiting for? The weather looks to be turning it on for us, so snap up your tickets now at and avoid the queues when you get there.

Perth Royal Show

Claremont Showground - 22-29 September

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