Definitions

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  • proper noun Australia, Queensland, colloquial The Royal Queensland Show.

Etymologies

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The show was originally called the Brisbane Exhibition, commonly shortened to Ekka.

Examples

  • Brisbane Ekka to offer fresh fruit showbag in Australian first THE Royal Queensland Show - better known as the Ekka - will offer a fresh fruit showbag in an Australian first move away from the traditional show tucker of dagwood dogs, chips and fairy floss.

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  • Show, aka the Ekka, at Brisbane's RNA Showgrounds.

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  • I don't have a site for the baker of the first cake, but it was on display at the 'Ekka' in Brisbane, Australia a few years ago.

    Sunday Sweets: Lord of the Rings

  • Continuum 5 and Ekka 2009 sketches « Errantry

    Continuum 5 and Ekka 2009 sketches

  • On Wednesday last week I went to the Ekka (Brisbane Exhibition = Queensland Show = State Fair), and on Friday morning Aimee and I flew to Melbourne for Continuum 5 (had to get up incredibly early – I booked my tickets when I lived closer to the airport).

    Continuum 5 and Ekka 2009 sketches

  • You might find someone through the Ekka website who can tell you who the baker was.

    Sunday Sweets: Lord of the Rings

  • On Wednesday last week I went to the Ekka (Brisbane Exhibition = Queensland Show = State Fair), and on Friday morning Aimee and I flew to Melbourne for Continuum 5 (had to get up incredibly early – I booked my tickets when I lived closer to the airport).

    Continuum 5 and Ekka 2009 sketches

  • On Wednesday last week I went to the Ekka (Brisbane Exhibition = Queensland Show = State Fair), and on Friday morning Aimee and I flew to Melbourne for Continuum 5 (had to get up incredibly early – I booked my tickets when I lived closer to the airport).

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  • The psychological effects of the Ekka holiday cannot be discounted, but still I did intend to work on my thesis.

    Archive 2008-08-01

  • The psychological effects of the Ekka holiday cannot be discounted, but still I did intend to work on my thesis.

    Absolute Zero

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