Orientation map

Travel info

By Train

Adelaide Showgrounds Station is located on the south-eastern corner of Anzac Highway and Greenhill Road.

By Bus

Bus stops 1 or 2 on Goodwood Road are most convenient to the Adelaide Showgrounds. It is approximately a 15 minute bus ride from the City.

By Tram

The tram departs Adelaide from Victoria Square and outside the Adelaide Railway Station every 20 minutes, with the journey taking five minutes to reach Goodwood Road Station, Stop 3. It is then a five-minute walk from the tram stop to the Adelaide Showgrounds.

By Car

There are over 2,000 public car parks on-site which can be entered from Goodwood or Greenhill Roads.

Pricing for parking:

First half hour – Free
1/2 to 2 hours – $4.00
Over 2 hours – $10.00
Further charges will apply if vehicles are parked for over 24 hours.

FAQ’s

Who is exhibiting at the show?

A list of exhibitors will be uploaded to the website a couple of weeks prior to the show.

Is the show indoors or outdoors?

The exhibits are spread across the indoor venues at the Adelaide Showground. Some individual boats may be berthed outdoors if appropriate.

What time and day is the show open?

The show is open from 10AM until 7PM on Fri 15th and Sat 16th of June. The show is open from 10AM until 5PM on Sunday 17th June.

How much does it cost?

Daily entry to the show is as follows:

Adults: $10

Children 16 and under: free (if accompanied by an adult).

Where can I buy tickets?

Tickets can be purchased online here or on the day at the entrance to the show.

Is there parking?

There are over 2,000 public car parks on-site which can be entered from Goodwood or Greenhill Roads.

Pricing for parking:

First half hour – Free

1/2 to 2 hours – $4.00

Over 2 hours – $10.00

Further charges will apply if vehicles are parked for over 24 hours.

Is the show wheelchair friendly?

The venue is wheelchair accessible, although some assistance may be required should you wish to board a particular boat.

Can I bring food, drinks, alcohol?

Alcohol is not permitted to be brought into the show and we request that you refrain from consuming your own food while in the venue. There will be cafes selling coffee, alcohol and food inside the show.

Are dogs permitted?

Only assistance and guide dogs are permitted in the venue. Please leave your other pets at home.

Is photography/videography allowed?

We encourage it! Please take lots of photos while at the show and hashtag any social media posts as #adelaideboatshow

I’m with the media. Is there a special pass?

The Boating Industry Association Ltd welcomes bona fide members of the media concerned with editorial content. Please contact marketing@bia.org.au for media packs and accreditation.

I’d like to exhibit. Is there still room?

Late availability does sometimes arise. Please email info@bia.org.au or call the Boating Industry Association Ltd office on (02) 9438 2077.

Who is the organiser of this show?

The Boating Industry Association Ltd (BIA) organises this show and many other boat shows around the country.

The association is also responsible for the administration and management of many recreational boating activities and advocacy affairs within New South Wales, South Australia, Queensland and Northern Territory. Contact the BIA.

When is the show scheduled for in 2019?

The Show is scheduled to take place from 28th to 30th June 2019.