General FAQ

Show Hours

Show hours are from 9am to 9pm every day. Sideshow Alley and Taste WA stay open late.

Pavilion Closing Times

The Art and Photography Gallery, Walk Through WA, Shopping and Lifestyle Pavilion and Animal Nursery close at 8pm. The Dairy Pavilion Presented by Legendairy, IGA Fresh from WA Pavilion, Heritage Hall, Police Pavilion, Cookery Pavilion, Creative Crafts Pavilion, Creatures Great and Small Pavilion and Waterwise Garden by Trevor Cochrane close at 7pm. The Cattle Lane Walk presented by Harvey Beef, Farmtech Pavilion, Farm 2 Food Pavilion, Pigeons and Poultry Pavilion, Sheep, Shearing and Wool Pavilion, Agricultural Hall of Fame, Perth Royal Flower Show and Discover Dirt close at 6pm. The Dog Pavilion, Cat Pavilion, and the Rabbit and Cavy exhibits on the last three days in the Creatures Great and Small Pavilion close at 5pm.

No Smoking

The IGA Perth Royal Show is a smoke free event. No smoking is allowed on the Showground or immediately outside any gates. Areas have been set aside for smokers at Private Road (next to Sideshow Alley) and at the rear of the toilet block near the corner of Hardy and Morrison Avenue. Check at the information booths for directions.

Carers

The Show supports the use of the Carers WA Membership Card and Companion Card by offering free entry to carers upon presentation of a valid card. When with the care recipient, present it to gate staff for entry to the Showground.

First Aid

St John Ambulance First Aid Posts are situated throughout the Showground. Post 1 is situated at St John Ambulance building on Rose Avenue adjacent to the Police Station inside Gate No. 9 (Map Ref C6). Post 2 is at the Western entrance to the Main Arena (Map Ref F2) and Post 3 is located at the South Eastern side of the Main Arena, near Gate 10 (Map Ref G5). St John Ambulance Event Health Service Members will also be patrolling around the Showground.

A variety of personal first aid supplies are available from all St John Ambulance Posts for a gold coin donation.

Lost Person/s

Should you and your child become separated at the IGA Perth Royal Show, please alert an information booth, Showground Police Station (Map Ref D6) or the RASWA (Map Ref H3) to notify the Lost Person's Centre. All lost people will be cared for at the Lost Person Centre (Map Ref F4).

Parents' Facilities

Parents’ facilities are available at public toilets in Keane Avenue behind Kiddie Land (Map Ref J3), Shopping and Lifestyle Pavilion (South Precinct) in Viveash Avenue (Map Ref H1), Waylen Avenue (Map Ref F2), Richardson & Edgar Avenue (Map Ref D4), the Lost Person Centre (Map Ref F4) and the Mother's Room Marquee (Map Ref F4).

Pram/Stroller Hire

Strollers are available from inside Gate 1 (Map Ref K3). Cost is $15 per half day (minimum hire) and $5 per hour thereafter. A $30 refundable deposit is required.

Wheelchair Hire

Wheelchairs and electric gophers are available inside Gate 1 (Map Ref K3). Wheelchairs cost $20 per half day and $40 for a full day and require a refundable deposit of $50. Electric gophers cost $30 for a half day and $5 thereafter. A refundable deposit of $100 is required. Pre Show bookings are available by telephoning 0426 871 960.

Acrod Parking

Acrod parking is available alongside Graylands Road and Ashton Triangle.

Lost Property

For lost property please call the RASWA on 6263 3100. Items are kept for approximately eight weeks after Show and if still remain unclaimed are then donated to charity.

Items of value are collected daily by the police during Show and held at Cottesloe Police Station - 9286 7777.