The Space and Place

Indoor, outdoor and undercover venues for hire

Explore the Venues

Event Options and Ideas

There’s so much more at Armidale Showground

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Local Clubs and Groups

Join a club and share the fun

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Exhibition Centre and Arena

The region’s premier undercover venue

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Come along to the camping grounds at Armidale Showground, where you’ll find a warm welcome, convenient location, great facilities and spacious grassy areas with powered and unpowered sites.

Central Location


Powered Sites

Potable Water

Pet Friendly

Toilets and Showers


Armidale Showground offers indoor venues, outdoor locations and flexible spaces suitable for a wide variety of events all in one convenient setting.

Exhibition Centre

Main Pavilion

Trade Pavilion

Show Ring

Showground Complex

What’s On

all-day Parelli Clinic @ The Exhibition Centre
Parelli Clinic @ The Exhibition Centre
Dec 9 – Dec 11 all-day
Parelli Clinic @ The Exhibition Centre
A Savvy Experience – 3 Day Horsemanship Clinic with senior 4* Parelli Professional, Carmen Smith. Two groups progress over three days. One group of learners participate with their horses in the morning, whilst the other group[...]
all-day Northern Tablelands Western Hors... @ Exhibition Centre
Northern Tablelands Western Hors... @ Exhibition Centre
Dec 18 all-day
Northern Tablelands Western Horse Club @ Exhibition Centre | Armidale | New South Wales | Australia
The Northern Tablelands Western Horse Club is based in Armidale and holds events on the third Sunday of each month at the Armidale Exhibition Centre. Our events and training days cover a variety of disciplines,[...]
all-day 40TH Birthday @ Armidale Showgrounds Pavilion
40TH Birthday @ Armidale Showgrounds Pavilion
Jan 14 – Jan 15 all-day

Our Community

Armidale Showground is a multi-purpose, indoor and outdoor venue in NSW’s picturesque New England high country. As a community hub, the showground is home to a variety of local clubs and special interest groups, as well as the annual Armidale Show.


Camping & Caravanning

Large, level grassy sites with power and water points, clean facilities and only minutes from Armidale’s attractive and interesting town centre.

Travelling with Horses

Planning to travel with your horse for holiday, transport or competition? Armidale is the perfect stop-off for regional shows and the route between Sydney and Brisbane.

Questions & Feedback

Our feedback survey is quick and easy to complete and with your help, Armidale Showground can continue to improve our service and facilities.

Organising an event

Armidale Showground and Exhibition Centre offers a selection of versatile indoor and outdoor spaces available for hire.

  • Equestrian events
  • Concerts & Shows
  • Livestock sales & shows
  • Trade & industry meetings

Contact our friendly administration team for help with your event.