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Gawler Show

The annual Gawler Show is Gawler’s key tourism event and boasts of 6,500 entries in the 25 different competition sections, over 300 trade sites, 30 Catering opportunities and entertainment from local, national and international backgrounds.


Rolled into a full weekend of fun and entertainment, the Gawler Show proudly sees an estimated gate attendance of 30,000 people and continues to go from strength to strength guided by a dedicated volunteer army of people displaying the great attributes of country life and living.

The 2019 Gawler Show will commence on Friday 23 August with the Horses In Action event, with the full event running over the weekend of Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August.

For more information visit: the Gawler Show website

Pursuant to Section 33 of the Road Traffic Act 1961. Temporary parking controls prohibiting the parking of vehicles will be introduced in the following streets from 5am on Saturday 24 August until 7.30am Monday 26 August 2019.

The following roads within the Town of Gawler area will be temporarily closed between 5am Saturday 24 August 2019 - 7:30am Monday 26 August 2019:

Full Road Closure:
Parnell Street, Gawler between Nixon Terrace and Porter Street

Partial Road Closures:
Thomas Terrace, Gawler between Porter Street and Nixon Terrace (Westbound traffic only)
Porter Street, Gawler between Nixon Terrace and Thomas Street (Northbound traffic only)
Nixon Terrace, Gawler between Porter Street and Thomas Street (Southbound traffic only)

* Please note: Additional off-street parking will also be available at: Henry Chenoweth Reserve, Goose Island and Lawrence Avenue Reserve. Weather Permitting

FREE WiFi at the Gawler Show

Come and visit the Town of Gawler stand at the Gawler Show and get connected* to the FREE WiFi which will be available all weekend.
*Connecting to the FREE WiFi at the Show, enters you into the draw to win a 32GB iPad in Silver