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4° & SUNNY ON WEDNESDAY 22 AUGUST IN BRISBANE
By Sarah Ward
August 08, 2017
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Ekka 2017

Crash dodgems, throw a ball in a clown's mouth and take home all the Bertie Beetles.
By Sarah Ward
August 08, 2017
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There's a reason that the Ekka comes with its own public holiday. Brisbanites are set free from work to rush to the Royal Queensland Show, fill themselves up with fried and sugary goodness, then brave the rides and gaze at the fireworks.

Of course, there's much more going on than that, with everything from animal competitions to cooking demonstrations on the bill. Where else are you going to see a giant pumpkin, pat a pig, eat a strawberry sundae, listen to live music, crash dodgems, throw a ball in a clown's mouth for a prize and take home all the Bertie Beetles you can eat, after all?

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