Media Centre

For media enquiries relating to the RNA, Royal Queensland Show (Ekka), Brisbane Showgrounds including the $2.9 billion Brisbane Showgrounds Regeneration Project and the Royal Queensland Awards please contact:

Veronica Carew

General Manager Communications

p: 07 3253 3930

m: 0408 323 631

Nicole Clifton

Media & Communications Officer

m: 0417 451 775



For the latest Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) related media releases, please click here.

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For the latest Royal Queensland Awards (RQA) related media releases, please click here.

Archived Media Releases

Date Release/s
02.02.2015 Extra week to enter nation's richest beef competition
18.12.2014 RNA launches Australia's richest paddock to palate competition
17.11.2014 RNA appoints leading beef producers to council

A royal result for Brisbane agricultural conference

23.10.2014 Australian agriculture helping Zambian farming practices
22.10.2014 Conference explores global food security challenges
21.10.2014 Global agricultural experts descend on Brisbane
20.10.2014 History in the making - Princess Anne visit
17.10.2014 Brisbane Showgrounds set to host royalty
23.09.2014 Historic works set to transform Brisbane Showgrounds
22.09.2014 Brisbane Showgrounds - MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENTS
22.04.2014 A royal affair destined for the Brisbane Showgrounds
17.02.2014 Brisbane teachers swap their chalk for cheese
06.01.2014 Queensland's iconic home of the Ekka gets a new name




28.11.2013 New appointment further strengthens RNA Council
23.08.2013 RNA Statement in response to QLD Health alert
Queensland Health issues public health alert for STEC

Outback Queensland butchers know how to make top quality snags

05.07.2013 Top honours for South Australia's McLaren Vale and Adelaide Hills at this year's Royal Queensland Wine Show
04.07.2013 Sausage King Competition
03.07.2013 The weight is over for Paddock to Palate Competition
01.07.2013 Royal Queensland Wine Show, supported by Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers
14.06.2013 The grass has just become greener at the Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show
Competition beefs up at the Royal Queensland Food
and Wine Show
Competition beefs up at the Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show
07.06.2013 RQWS Gala Dinner
03.06.2013 Wheeling the art of cheesemaking to northern Queensland
31.05.2013 The future of cheese is in good hands
28.05.2013 Last chance for early-bird Ekka tickets
23.05.2013 Robotic dairy milks its way into Rural Discovery Day
22.05.2013 Rural Discovery Day attracts 1,400
06.05.2013 Ekka tickets now on sale - buy early and save a bundle!
30.04.2013 Show us your talent! Royal Queensland Show competitions OPEN
01.03.2013 Breakthrough Hendra virus vaccination mandatory for 2013 Royal Queensland Show horses

Entries open for RNA Paddock to Palate Competition

30.11.2012 Global hotel expert appointed to RNA Council

Oscar winner Rush set to steal the show

24.05.2012 Bridging city/country divide through discovery
24.05.2012 Rural Discovery Day Fact Sheet

City kids get a taste of farm life in Ekka countdown

03.05.2012 After a decade the showman hangs up his hat
19.03.2012 RNA Teachers Cheesemaking Workshops
19.03.2012 One of a kind program to combat worrying results
22.02.2012 One of a kind convention and exhibition centre launched at AIME
14.02.2012 Premier launches world-class Royal International Convention Centre
13.02.2012 RNA Showgrounds Regeneration Project - Major Announcements