Let’s not forget about the fun lined up for the whole family.

Experience live demonstrations and meet some of the gentle giants themselves throughout our Cattle Precinct.

Kids will also have a blast in the dedicated Kids’ Zone, where they can enjoy fun activities and learn about the importance of agriculture and sustainable food production. 

Family Entertainment Highlights

Dorothy the Dinosaur and Friends

Dorothy the Dinosaur and Friends are heading to Beef2024 and can’t wait to meet you! 

Come join us for two toe-tapping performances that will have the whole family singing, dancing, and smiling from ear to ear.  

Date: Monday 6th May 
Time: 10.00am – 10.30am and 2.30pm – 3.00pm 
Venue: Ergon Network Stage, Robert Schwarten Pavilion 

George the Farmer – Book reading & meet and greet

Join Australia’s favourite farmer, George the Farmer, and author Simone Kain for a meet and greet as well as a reading of ‘George the Farmer Beef Bonanza’. “When the Farmer family heads north for the biggest beef show in the Southern Hemisphere floods threaten their road trip. Will they make it to the show on time.”

Date: Thursday 9th May and Friday 10th May 
Time: 11.30am – 12.00pm and 1.00pm – 1.30pm
Venue: Kids’ Zone

Magic Circus

Hold onto your hats as the show bursts onto the stage with a whirlwind of excitement, featuring non-stop surprises and jaw-dropping displays of Magic, Circus, and Illusion. Join Jason Gray, the wizard of wonders, and Rhett Morrow, the sensational international circus maestro, as they seamlessly swap places with lightning speed, showcase mind-boggling juggling, and perform feats of balance that will defy your wildest expectations. 

This action-packed spectacle is designed for all ages, promising an unforgettable experience that combines laughter, gasps, and sheer amazement. 

Don’t miss your chance to be part of the magic because Queensland’s most thrilling family show is coming your way! 

Date: Monday 6th May – Friday 10th May 
Time: 9.30am – 10.00am and 1.30pm – 2.00pm 
Venue: Kids’ Zone 

Darumbal Time

Gudamulli! Darumbal are excited to present a special hour-long session dedicated to exploring Darumbal Culture and Nunthi with gandanu (children) in the Kids’ Zone. Their team will create an immersive experience where children can connect with Darumbal traditions, history, and discover the deep connection between the land and its people. 

Date: Monday 6th May – Friday 10th May 
Time: 10.30am – 11.30am 
Venue: Kids’ Zone 

Childminding Co.

Round up your little ones and let The Childminding Co. handle the herd during Beef2024! Their expert childminders will keep them safe and entertained with a variety of fun Beef-themed crafts, games and activities, giving you a moment to explore the grounds by yourself or to attend one of the many exciting events on offer. 

Childminding Co. Is located in the Kids’ Zone. 

Principal Partners

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