The gate is manned from Thursday morning right through to Sunday afternoon. Anyone coming in from Thursday morning, until 7:00am Saturday will have to purchase a Weekend Pass. Weekend Passes ALLOWS camping (conditions apply) and hot showers over the Rodeo Weekend, and free car parking inside the grounds. Day passes are only available and valid from 7:00am on the day of arrival, and do not permit entrance to the camping area.
$100.00 for 2 adults and 2 children and are available for pre‐purchase only from the Rodeo Office, A Touch of Country, Mareeba News, Cater's Mensland or Piagno's Newsagency until midday Saturday 14 July 2018. They include camping and hot showers over the Rodeo Weekend, and free car parking inside the grounds.