What’s On

2022 SHOW PROGRAM

MAIN ARENA ENTERTAINMENT – FRIDAY EVENING

Don’t miss the Firework Spectacular in the Main Arena every night during the show! With an awe-inspiring kaleidoscope of pyrotechnic colours synchronised to a pumping soundtrack!

FMX Kaos, an Australian freestyle motocross team, perform one of the most extreme death-defying tricks on two wheels and will leave you in disbelief with what you have just witnessed. You will see some of the craziest stunts ever seen in the world of freestyle motocross – heart attacks, rock solids and back flips if YOU make enough noise!

Jet Car to light up the Main Arena!
As featured on Top Gear Australia, David Nicotra is bringing his turbo-fitted Daihatsu Mira Jetcar to the Ipswich Show. Smoke, fire and noise so loud it makes the ground shake. Nightly at the Ipswich Show.

 

Roll Up…Roll Up…The Rooftop Express Wild West Arena Spectacular to headline at the Ipswich Show 2022. 

After runaway success around Australia the Rooftop Show is bringing the Heroes of the Outback to Ipswich with its show, The Heroes of the Outback. With some highly refined and visually enchanting stunts and moments that will take horse play and cattle mustering to a new level.

The show is a first class arena spectacular that features world first stunts, true blue Australian comedy and awe-inspiring horsemanship. Its loveable bush characters and amusing storyline encourages crowd participation and family fun.

Proudly sponsored by Ipswich Furniture Court and Beds R Us

Ipswich Show Rodeo

Be riveted by the nonstop thrills and spills of the 2022 Ipswich Show Rodeo! Featuring some of the best rodeo riders competing in the toughest bull riding action in the Main Arena!!
Plus be entertained by Mik Oberle who will get your boots moving!

MAIN ARENA ENTERTAINMENT – SATURDAY EVENING

Roll Up…Roll Up…The Rooftop Express Wild West Arena Spectacular to headline at the Ipswich Show 2022.

After runaway success around Australia the Rooftop Show is bringing the Heroes of the Outback to Ipswich with its show, The Heroes of the Outback. With some highly refined and visually enchanting stunts and moments that will take horse play and cattle mustering to a new level.

The show is a first class arena spectacular that features world first stunts, true blue Australian comedy and awe-inspiring horsemanship. Its loveable bush characters and amusing storyline encourages crowd participation and family fun.

Proudly sponsored by Ipswich Furniture Court and Beds R Us

It’s Demolition Derby time!! There is never a dull moment as you watch skilled drivers ramming old cars into one another with plenty of noisy revving and metal crunching with the winner being the last man standing. Plus, Lawnmower racing and Chainsaw skills exhibition.

Don’t miss the Firework Spectacular in the Main Arena every night during the show! With an awe-inspiring kaleidoscope of pyrotechnic colours synchronised to a pumping soundtrack!

Jet Car to light up the Main Arena!
As featured on Top Gear Australia, David Nicotra is bringing his turbo-fitted Daihatsu Mira Jetcar to the Ipswich Show. Smoke, fire and noise so loud it makes the ground shake. Nightly at the Ipswich Show.

FMX Kaos, an Australian freestyle motocross team, perform one of the most extreme death-defying tricks on two wheels and will leave you in disbelief with what you have just witnessed. You will see some of the craziest stunts ever seen in the world of freestyle motocross – heart attacks, rock solids and back flips if YOU make enough noise!

MAIN ARENA ENTERTAINMENT – SUNDAY EVENING

Sunday is the day to catch the hilarious ‘Dunny Demolition Derby‘ where the last dunny standing will be declared the winner!

Monster Trucks are here to entertain!!
You don’t wanna miss out on these high-octane big bois getting air off jumps, crushing cars and performing gravity defying stunts and tricks!

The most exhilarating family motorsports experience you’ll witnessed!

Jet Car to light up the Main Arena!
As featured on Top Gear Australia, David Nicotra is bringing his turbo-fitted Daihatsu Mira Jetcar to the Ipswich Show. Smoke, fire and noise so loud it makes the ground shake. Nightly at the Ipswich Show.

Don’t miss the Firework Spectacular in the Main Arena every night during the show! With an awe-inspiring kaleidoscope of pyrotechnic colours synchronised to a pumping soundtrack!

FMX Kaos, an Australian freestyle motocross team, perform one of the most extreme death-defying tricks on two wheels and will leave you in disbelief with what you have just witnessed. You will see some of the craziest stunts ever seen in the world of freestyle motocross – heart attacks, rock solids and back flips if YOU make enough noise!

They’re as Aussie as thongs and billy tea. Nothing says country Australia like a sturdy, reliable and yet humble ute! Watch our Brute Ute Competitors display their pride and joy in the parade followed by the announcement of the 2022 Ipswich Show winners.
Ipswich Brute Ute Show is an official QCAS event.

EVERYDAY AT THE SHOW

Who doesn’t love baby animals?
Come and see the cutest animals at the Ipswich Show Animal Nursery! Kids can play with animals they wouldn’t usually get to see – piglets, ducks, lambs, goats, llamas, and more.
Say hello to Farmer Dave,
who will be on hand to answer any questions.

Noah’s Farm Thoroughbred Racing Pigs is entertainment at its best. Fun-filled enjoyment for all ages. From the bugle race call, through the obstacles, to the last snout in the finishing trough, crowds will be cheering their preferred pig to the end. 

Luke, from Luke’s Reptile Kingdom loves his job: he wrangles deadly snakes every day and has never been bitten. He is an expert in his field and has a great love and knowledge of animals, which he aims to share with visitors during live interactive shows.

 

You haven’t experienced the Ipswich Show without a visit to Sideshow Alley!! Thrill seeking rides from your old favourites to the new extreme types, fairy floss, dagwoods, laughing clowns and sideshow games.

See the beauty and spectacle of the Horse Competition in the Main Arena each day of the Show. Stunning equines will be judge on conformation, presentation, manners and paces within their field. Riders are assessed on position, presentation and effectiveness of aids.

A visit to the Ipswich Show isn’t complete without taking home a showbag. From a whole bunch of your faves to the most exciting newest showbags, there is a wide range on offer!  The only hard part will be choosing which one to buy!

The work of our Ipswich 2022 Competition entrants will be exhibited in the main Events Pavilion including fine art, photography, crafts, homemade cooking, fruit and vegetables, farm produce, flower arrangements, plus poultry and birds.

See you at the 2022 Show!