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Each August, Brisbanites are gifted a mid-week holiday to appreciate the state’s finest produce,Â sample grandma’s best fruitcakes, and get spun around by suspicious-looking sky-high machines… or simply recover from the night before.
This week beganÂ the official launch and countdown to QLDâ€™s 2016 Ekka, and luckily, TCI got the dates and information for two of the most important fashion events that youâ€™ll be wanting to note down in your calendar!
Remember all those years back when you walked in scoffing down fairy floss, playing the clowns and petting the animals and you walked out with showbags galore filled with boundless sweets and novelty toys? It’s that time of year again and the Ekka seems to just keep on getting better.
It is not every day that you obtain the opportunity to witness a professional juggler, let alone a comedian juggler that performs with axes, bowling balls and a unicycle. This job may sound like a dream, but James Bustarâ€™s awe-inspiring shows are a product of incredible talent and perfection of skill.Â
Brisbanites this coming Ekka Wednesday the ‘peoples day’ holiday, instead of joining all the crowds down to the Ekka show why not escape them and head to picturesque Kangaroo Point for Winterfest. Have a seat, relax and sip on your spiced rum or mulled wine while you listen to some great music all while watching the sunset.
Its Ekka time and this year theyâ€™re giving us a chance to light up the sky with fireworks â€“ the virtual sky that is.
The Ekka have launched Australiaâ€™s first and only free interactive fireworks app, giving show goers the …