Hawkesbury Show

Friday 28 April 2023 to Sunday 30 April 2023

Overview

Get ready for the biggest regional agricultural show in NSW - the annual 2023 Hawkesbury Show! There's stunning fireworks displays, exhilarating rides and thrills, show bags and knick-knacks,…

Get ready for the biggest regional agricultural show in NSW - the annual 2023 Hawkesbury Show! There's stunning fireworks displays, exhilarating rides and thrills, show bags and knick-knacks, delicious local produce, crazy carnival foods, and games of skill and chance down sideshow alley.

Don't miss the amazing array of agricultural events, showcasing the region's best in cattle, horses, alpacas, chickens, and more. Plus plenty of free family entertainment including FMX Motor Bike Stunt Team, Woodchop Spectacular, Mower Mania, Hip Hop competition and the ever-popular fireworks on Friday and Saturday night.

A quiet space is available at the venue/ facility

Allows a person's carer free entry into participating venues and events

Actively welcomes people with access needs.

Caters for people who use a wheelchair.

Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)

Employ people with disability
Have a doorbell or intercom at an accessible height and display a contact number (accessible height is 900mm-1100 mm)
Have a step free main entrance to the building and/or reception area (includes ramps or slopes with a maximum gradient of 1:14, otherwise are too steep for wheelchairs)
Have a wheelchair accessible toilet / shower and change room
Have an accessible public toilet which is unlocked
Have at least one wheelchair accessible parking space with wheelchair accessible signage clearly displayed (International standards are 3200mm wide x 2500 mm high)
Have doorways which are easy to open and have lever handles (doorways 850mm or wider when open and not heavy)
Have grab rails in the bathroom
Have step free access to the conference or function room
Have step free outdoor pathways (includes picnic areas, barbecues and shelters)
Have wheelchair accessible picnic tables (picnic tables require 720mm knee clearance and 800mm maximum height)
Offer a range of contact methods for receiving complaints
Offer multiple options for booking - web, email, phone
Provide seating in common areas including reception area
Train your staff in communicating with people with learning or behavioural challenges
Train your staff in disability awareness
Use floors/coverings which are slip resistant, firm and smooth
Use non-slip tiles in the bathroom or slip resistant matting
Use Plain English / easy read signage and information (includes menus and emergency information)
Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)

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