Ergon Network Stage

FOOD, BARS AND ENTERTAINMENT

Beef2024 is not just about learning and networking—it’s also about indulging your taste buds too. Savour the delectable flavours of premium Australian beef and eat your way through our onsite restaurants, food vendors and the newly introduced M’Eat Street! All your favourite food, bar and entertainment precincts are back in 2024 as well as some exciting new things to try. Keep an eye on the program updates on the Beef Australia website for food and entertainment announcements.  

All below precincts are FREE entry for all General Admission ticket holders. Click here to purchase your General Admission Pass now.

M’EAT STREET
Step into the vibrant and delicious realm of M’Eat Street, the heart of Beef2024’s food and entertainment precincts. Feast your way through the curated assortment of food trucks and enjoy the well-stocked bar and daily free entertainment program. Think Mexican Monday, Texan Tuesday, Wasabi Wednesday, Bourguignon ‘Thursday-eon’ and Irish Fiddles on Friday, all set against the charming backdrop of picnic tables, shade umbrellas and festoon lights.

M’Eat Street is your ultimate invitation to make Beef2024 a daily destination, a place where you can relish diverse cuisines and dance your way through a world of entertainment.

Rating All Ages
Date 6th - 10th May
Open Hours 8.30AM - LATE
Location Graeme Acton Way                                  


BBQ PRECINCT
Follow the smoky goodness filling the air to Beef2024’s dedicated BBQ Precinct, the epitome of beefy indulgence. We’ve rounded up the biggest and best meat smokers and BBQs from around the country to serve you the very best cuts of premium Australian beef, expertly prepared and seasoned to perfection.  

If you’re a self-appointed BBQ, grill, or low-and-slow maestro, a BBQ novice or just love a good slow cooked beef brisket, the BBQ Precinct has your name on it. Don’t forget to bring your appetite!

Rating All Ages
Date 6th - 10th May
Open Hours 10.00AM - LATE
Location Graeme Acton Way                                


THE LAWN
Seeking a laid-back space to unwind with friends or connect with colleagues over drinks? The Lawn is calling your name. Nestled adjacent to the Schwarten Arena, The Lawn invites you with its dimly lit festoon lights, framed against a backdrop of vibrant green grass, well-stocked bar and daily live entertainment from 12.00pm – late.

Rating 18+
Date 6th - 10th May
Open Hours 12.00PM - LATE                                        
Location The Lawn


ERGON NETWORK STAGE
Found in the Schwarten Arena, the Ergon Network Stage will host some of Beef2024’s biggest and most exciting acts to date!

From a free family entertainment program, crowd favourite events like The Great Debate, a significant cultural program and some of the best live entertainment Rockhampton has ever witnessed, the Ergon Network Stage has a program packed with something for everyone. 

Rating All Ages*
Date 6th - 10th May
Open Hours     

8.30AM - Afternoon (Schools Program)
5.00PM - LATE (Entertainment) 

Location Robert Schwarten Pavilion (Outdoor)

 

*Some entertainment acts at the Ergon Network Stage may be subject to age limits. Please refer to the updated program on the Beef Australia website.

FOOD, BARS AND ENTERTAINMENT

M'Eat Street

Step into the vibrant and delicious realm of M’Eat Street, the heart of Beef2024’s food and entertainment precincts.

Monday 6 May - Friday 10 May 2024, 8:30 AM - 10:30 PM

Graeme Acton Way

BBQ Precinct

Follow the smoky goodness filling the air to Beef2024’s dedicated BBQ Precinct, the epitome of beefy indulgence.

Monday 6 May - Friday 10 May 2024, 10:00 AM - 10:30 PM

Graeme Acton Way

The Lawn

Enjoy a laid-back space to unwind with friends or connect with colleagues over drinks and daily live music.

Monday 6 May - Friday 10 May 2024, 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM

The Lawn

Ergon Network Stage

Found in the Schwarten Arena, the Ergon Network Stage will host some of Beef2024’s biggest and most exciting acts to date!

Monday 6 May - Friday 10 May 2024, 5:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Schwarten Arena

Category

Ergon Network Stage

Dates & Times

Ergon Network Stage

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Address

Robert Schwarten Pavilion (Outdoor)
QLD Australia