The Graceville Fete prides itself on having the best rides in town.

In 2019, we will have all your favourite rides and more. The afternoon will fly by as you fly high with your friends!

There’s the Round Up - Hurricane - Sizzler - Giant Chairs - Ferris Wheel - Chair-O-Plane - Speed Racer - Giant Slide - Cup N Saucer - Obstacle Course - Dodgem Cars.

For the little kids we have:

  • Cup N Saucer (minimum age 3 years unaccompanied or <3 years accompanied)
  • Speed Racer (minimum age 2 years)
  • Ferris Wheel (minimum age 2 years)
  • Chair-O-Plane (minimum age 2 years)
  • Obstacle Course (minimum age 3 years)
  • Giant Chairs (minimum age 3 years)
  • Giant Slide (over 100cm tall unaccompanied or if <100cm tall accompanied by an adult)
  • Petting Zoo
  • Pony Rides

Purchase ahead of time to pay the discounted price of $30 for All Rides, and $25 for Kiddies Rides. By getting in early, you will save up to 25% on the Fete Day prices for rides, which are $40 for All Rides and $28 for Kiddies Rides.

Online sales open Monday 29 July 2019 at and close at 10pm on Thursday 17 August.


What are Ride Bands and how do they work?

The 2019 Graceville State School Fete has rides for little people (Kiddies Rides) and big people (All Rides). Ride Bands are worn on your wrist to show ride attendants, and you can ride as many times as you like between 12:30pm and 6:00pm. Ride Bands are NOT transferable.

All Rides are for older children, at least 110-125cm tall. Rides this year include the Hurricane, Sizzler, Round Up, Giant Chairs and Dodgem Cars.

Kiddies Rides are for younger children, less than 110cm tall. Rides this year include the Giant Slide, Cup & Saucer, Speed Racer, Ferris Wheel, Obstacle Course, Chair-O-Plane, Pony Rides & Petting Zoo.

How do we buy Ride Bands?

There are two ways:

  1. Buy Ride Bands online before 10pm on Thursday 17 August at This method is quick and easy, and you receive a discount for pre purchasing before Fete Day.
  2. Buy Ride Bands at the Rides Stall on Fete Day with NO DISCOUNT. Pay using GSS Cash Cards or EFTPOS only (NO CASH ACCEPTED).

Prices are:

  • Ride Band for All Rides $30 online ($40 on Fete Day) or $7 for single ride tickets
  • Ride Band for Kiddies Rides $25 online ($28 on Fete Day) or $6 for single ride tickets

When do we get our Ride Bands?

Ride Bands will be sent home in the KIT folder of the youngest’s child in each family the week before the Fete (so please update your child’s class details on the School24 website).

Ride Bands not sent home can be collected from the Rides Stall on Fete Day. Please provide your order details and show ID for collection.

Please note that Ride Bands are NOT transferable, and there are no refunds for pre-purchased Ride Bands.

For more information on how to use School24 and buy Ride Bands online, click here.