Gladstone Show Society
Show Dates 2020
Friday 5th June and Saturday the 6th June 2020
Exciting news for the show Society with the announcement from local MP Glenn Butcher that the Society has been awarded a grant of $27750.00 to bitumin the showgrounds internal road to provide ease of access for patrons & remove the ongoing issue of repeated scouring & the drain on resourses whenever heavy rain hits. A big thank you to Mr Butcher & the state government
SATURDAY 27 JULY and SUNDAY 28 JULY 2019
THREE All Breeds Championship Shows
Venue: Gladstone Showgrounds, Cnr Tank & Scenery Streets, GLADSTONE
GLADSTONE KENNEL CLUB
Free entry for the public
The Saturday of the 2020 show is Queensland day.
The Show Society will be giving the show a real community and Queensland feel this year and invites all community groups to participate with displays wether static or in the centre ring with active demonstrations
For expressions of interest or suggestions for activities email: firstname.lastname@example.org
There will be plenty of Novelty and Trade Stores as well as Agricultural, Commercial and Industry displays & information. Space will be available for individual, community groups & company exhibitors who wish to promote their goods & services or showcase their group activities at reasonable prices
Contact Noel 0407792861
Ever wondered what happens at the showgrounds between shows. Contrary to rumors spread by those with private agendas the showground is the centre of activity for many community groups. Below is a list of some of them.
The Transformation Church has a permanent structure on the grounds. Facebook link
Gladstone District Gem, Rock & Mineral Club Inc has a permanent structure on the grounds.Info here
GLADSTONE KENNEL CLUB has a permanent structure on the grounds and runs many dog shows thru out the year and their facility is also used by the Callide Valley Canine Club for their major shows.
4 Paws fun dog training utilises our grounds for great training for all dogs Facebook Page
Gladstone Orchid and Foliage Society use the showgrounds for meetings and equipment storage
ZEN9 Martial Arts Dojo is a non for profit martial arts program operating once a week in our hall. Training is for age 7 & up. Contact Nathan 0422039218
The Australian Minature Horse Society CQ Branch runs regular horse shows showcasing different breeds & activities
Camping at the showgrounds is available on a short term basis and is available for event specific meetings such as dog ,horse and caravan shows & for those exhibitors attending the Council sponsored Harbour festival. The show society receives no direct council funding btw.
Through out the year the Show Society hosts a number of speedway events & Bike shows
Every Tuesday one of our pavilions hosts adult art classes in the mornings & childrens classes in the afternoon
Botanic to bridge fun run - Gladstone Showgrounds provides free parking via Tank Street entrance
Our hall and attached kitchen is available for hire & is used reguarly through out the year by regular groups
and those celebrating special events. The grounds & centre ring are also available.