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Royal Melbourne Show 2019

Royal Melbourne Show 2019

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Event type: Public Shows
Date: Saturday 21 September 2019 - Tuesday 1 October 2019
Opening Hours: Open daily from: 9:30am - 9pm

This year the Royal Melbourne Show will be unlike any Show you’ve ever seen before with the introduction of an all new layout and program of activities to explore. Share a fun day out with family and friends at the all new 2019 Royal Melbourne Show, held from Saturday 21 September to Tuesday 1 October at Melbourne Showgrounds.

Get up close and see, pat and feed hundreds of farm animals, take your taste buds on tour with a diverse offering of mouth-watering food and drink, enjoy hours of jaw-dropping entertainment and get the adrenaline pumping in the Coca Cola Thrillseekers Carnival.

The Royal Melbourne Show is open daily from 9:30am to 9pm. The best way to travel to the Show is by public transport, with trains, trams and buses making for a quick and simple commute. 

Tickets on sale now

Visitors can save up to 20% by buying tickets online at before 9pm on 20 September 2019. RACV members can also save up to 25% on tickets by buying online by 9pm on 20 September 2019.

For more information on how to enjoy your day at the 2019 Royal Melbourne Show, visit or follow the Royal Melbourne Show on Facebook or Instagram.

The Royal Melbourne Show is a smoke-free event.

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ATM Availability

Limited ATM facilities will be available onsite at the event. It is recommended that you visit an ATM prior to your arrival.

Getting here

Transport & Car Parking

Car & Parking

Parking during the Royal Melbourne Show is available at Flemington Racecourse for $25 per day. The Epsom Rd car park is open from 8am - 8pm and the Smithfield Rd car park is open from 9.30am - 1pm. Access is via the rail underpass to Gate 9.

Show parking details

Arriving by Bus

Catch 404 service from Footscray to Moonee Ponds- to Ascot Vale Rd/ Epsom Rd.

Catch 472 service from Williamstown to Moonee Ponds- to Langs Rd/ Epsom Rd.

Both of these services travel regularly to Melbourne Showgrounds precinct.

Show bus timetable

Arriving by Tram

  • Catch Tram number 57 from the corner of Flinders & Elizabeth streets to Showgrounds Village shopping center (stop 32)
  • Service runs from 6am Monday – Saturday and from 7.36am on Sundays.
  • Travel time is approximately 25 minutes.
  • Get the Tram Tracker app for real-time tram arrival information. 

Show tram timetable

Arriving by Train

Trains run from Flinders St Station, stopping Southern Cross and North Melbourne stations. Service starts at 9.10am. Last train to city departs Melbourne Showgrounds at 10.30pm.

Customers with tickets to the 2019 Royal Melbourne Show will be entitled to travel economy off-peak return for $15 from any destinations on the V/Line network. For more information visit or call 1800 800 007.

Show train timetable

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