For 142 years, the Brisbane Showgrounds has hosted the Royal Queensland Show, affectionately known as the Ekka. In addition, we host around 300 various private and corporate functions, trade events, music festivals and exhibitions each year.

We employ a range of permanent, part-time, contract and casual positions across a range of duties.

Finance Manager
Procurement Manager
F&B Staff

We seek professionals who understand how to deliver a memorable customer service experience.


2019 Employment

For all Ekka related employment opportunites please email your cover letter and resume to employment@rna.org.au

For all casual food and beverage employment opporunities at the Brisbane Showgrounds please refer to our Brisbane Showgrounds Casual Staff Facebook page.


General applications for employment must be accompanied with a resume and cover letter addressed to:

Human Resources Department
Brisbane Showgrounds
600 Gregory Terrace
Bowen Hills Q 4006
Email: employment@rna.org.au


Become a Volunteer

We are excited to announce that our Volunteer Program is open for applicants for the 2019 Royal Queensland Show (Ekka). The Ekka is Queensland's largest and most loved annual event, attracting on average 400,000 people.

Volunteers play a vital role in the success of the show, which will celebrate its 142nd show in 2019. Please complete your application by clicking on the below form that best matches your interests:

Community Volunteers

TAFE QLD / RTO / College Students

University Students