Please note we are currently updating the website. 2021 FAQ’s will be live from August 1st 2021. 

General FAQ

Storage Lockers

Storage Lockers are situated in various locations around the Showground for ease of access. The cost is $2 per use when locking items.

Show Hours

Show hours are from 10am to 9pm every day. Sideshow Alley and Taste WA stay open late.

Pavilion Closing Times

  • Animal Nursery 10am to 8pm
  • Cats, Cavies, Rabbits 10am to 5pm
  • Cattle 10am to 6pm
  • Crafts & Cookery 10am to 8pm
  • Dairy Pavilion 10am to 7pm
  • Dogs 10am to 5pm
  • Flowers, Discover Dirt & Farm 2 Food 10am to 6pm
  • Heritage 10am to 7pm
  • Lifestyle Pavilion & Food Forum 10am to 8pm
  • Men's Shed 10am to 5pm
  • Photography 10am to 8pm
  • Pigeons & Poultry 10am to 6pm
  • Sheep, Shearing & Wool 10am to 6pm
  • Wood Chop 10am to 5pm

No Smoking

The 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.


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 G5). 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 C6). 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 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 Kids City (Map Ref J3), Shopping and Lifestyle Pavilion (South Precinct) in Viveash Avenue (Map Ref H1), Waylen Avenue (Map Ref F2), 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 day A $30 refundable deposit is required.

Wheelchair Hire

Wheelchairs and electric gophers are available inside Gate 1 (Map Ref K3). Wheelchairs cost $25 per half day OR $40 per full day PLUS a $50 refundable deposit. Electric gophers cost $45 per half day or $75 per full day PLUS a $100 refundable deposit. Pre Show bookings are available by telephoning 0484 244 530.


ATMs can be found in the following locations:

  • X17 (Map Refs A2 (X2), B3 (X2), C2, D6 (X2), F1 (X2), G1, I3, I4, I5, J2

Acrod Parking

ACROD parking is available behind the Mirvac Suite on Shenton Road. There is additional ACROD parking on Shenton Road between Graylands Road & Tiger Way.

Lost Property

For lost property please call the RASWA on (08) 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 Wembley Police Station - (08) 9214 7100.