WANDAL RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES

Beef Australia are proud to deliver another record-breaking event in the heart of the Beef Capital of Australia across the 5th – 11th May, 2024.

The Rockhampton City will be buzzing with the influx of visitors from across the nation and around the globe.

The following information has been provided to help local residents and businesses, particularly in Wandal, prepare for road closures but also provide opportunities to get involved.

Bump in/out dates

WhatDatesNotes
Construction commences2nd AprilFairgrounds and Centre Ring build
Increase in large trucks and vehicles through gates 8 & 9
Exhibitor early bump in22nd AprilIncrease in large trucks and vehicles
Main exhibitor bump in 29th AprilHigh traffic period with an increase in smaller trucks and vehicles
Cattle bump in29th AprilIncrease in cattle truck movement
Camping check in1st MayCampers on site across cattle campgrounds
Livestock bump in1st MayIncrease in cattle truck movement
Livestock bump out10th MayIncrease in cattle truck movement
Exhibitor bump out11th MayHigh traffic period with an increase in smaller trucks and vehicles
Event bump out26th MayEvent bump out concludes

Wandal Road and Car Park Closures

Please be advised that there are a number of partial and full road closures that will come into affect from the 21st April. Wandal residents are encouraged to view the full scope of road closures and accompanying road closure map.

Wandal Community Briefing Sessions

Community briefing sessions were held on Tuesday, 19th March 2024. If you were unable to attend and would like further information, please contact the office at beefexpo@beefaustralia.com.au.

Additional Resources

The additional resources provide information on cattle check-in and camping information, Park n Ride routes, and the Beef2024 site map.

Principal Partners

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