Royal Queensland Show (EKKA), 9 – 18 August.
Held at the Brisbane Showground, just a convenient 13 minute walk from Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley, the Ekka showcases the best of Queensland agriculture, including woodchop to giant vegetables, 10,000 animals from beef cattle to cats and dogs, world-class live entertainment, award-winning food and wine, carnival rides and showbags, family shopping, educational activities and much more.
The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) is Queensland’s largest and most loved annual event, attracting on average 400,000 people.
The iconic show has been running since 1876 and is full of traditions, a unique atmosphere and childhood memories which have been passed down through generations of families – A show not to be missed.
To view stay packages and accommodation options for the most convenient hotel for show goer click here.
BAD is the new good – until 11th August.
Love to immerse yourself in art and culture? This free exhibition is a must-do this Winter.
BRISBANE ART DESIGN (BAD) has taken over Museum of Brisbane with a multi-dimensional exhibition showcasing established and emerging artists and designers of the Brisbane area.
No matter what your preferred medium or style, BAD celebrates the junctures between art, design and technology, exhibiting works across robotics, object design, performance art, video, installation, virtual reality, ceramics and painting so we have no doubt everyone will find delight at this free art event.
We like to think of Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley as being pretty unique and visually pleasing with stunning unique architectural and interior design details. View our hotel image gallery if your curious.
At Alpha Mosaic Hotel, we take our environmental and social engagement very seriously and are constantly striving to improve our contribution to a more resource-conscious world.
We are proud to announce the implementation of the sleek and stylish Smart Care System from Swisstrade AU, eliminating single use amenities. The Smart Care System is one of the world’s leading, factory-sealed amenity dispensing solutions. We are thrilled that now not only do our new bathroom amenities offer a more environmentally sustainable solution it also provides a premium guest experience through it’s amazing European-made fragrance formulations.
When considering eco-friendly and sustainable bathroom amenities we choose those that have been developed using strict sustainability criteria, such as:
- EU Ecolabel & Nordic SWAN certified
- Renewable ingredients and plant-based raw materials
- Liquids with over 97% biodegradable ingredients
- Use of recycled and recyclable materials in packaging
- Extracts from controlled organic cultivation
- Natural, plant-based ingredients
- Dispensers made from 100% PCR materials
- Fully recyclable bottles and tubes
When you choose Alpha Mosaic Hotel for your accommodation needs in Fortitude Valley you are supporting Australian hoteliers leading the way in the #waronwasteaustralia and the reduction of plastic in landfill.
Watch Brisbane ignite in all its glory.
Sunsuper Riverfire ignites the skyline with a pyrotechnic extravaganza set to an almighty soundtrack.
This is one of the most technically challenging and electrifying fireworks displays in Australia. Fired from multiple bridges, barges and city rooftops, spectators are also treated to aerobatics from the Australian Defence Force.
Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley is conveniently located buses and trains to get you to many vantage points for Riverfire. This is one of Brisbane’s most visited events, so if you’re thinking about booking a hotel for a night or two please call us today on 07 332 8888 or check dates and hotel prices.
The Triffid bar and live music venue in Fortitude Valley is a welcoming, pumping live music venue hosting some of the hottest bands and performers to play in Brisbane weekly and short stroll from Alpha Mosaic Hotel Fortitude Valley.
The Triffid features Feedback Cafe, a great spot to hang for long lunches and the perfect meeting place for a pre-show dinner with friends.
For a great night out, checkout their line up of upcoming live gigs:
Friday 5 July – Boozy Science Night – Psychopaths
Saturday 6 July – Even Flow: Celebrating the Music of Seattle
Friday 12 July – Polish Club (AUS) ‘Meet Me at the Iguana’ Tour
Saturday 13 July – Hardstyle Carnival (AUS) sold out
Sunday 14 July – Beartooth (AUS) ‘The Disease’ Tour
Friday 19 July – The Angels (AUS) ‘No Exit’ Tour and special guests
Saturday 20 July – An Acoustic Tribute to Lour Reed in the Triffid Garden/ The ACDC Story
Thursday 25 July – Live Music Game Show
Friday 26 July – Cumbiamuffin (AUS) w/ Sr. Bolivar (DJ Set)
Saturday 27 July – The Planktons (AUS) w/ special guests
Friday 2 August – Altitude – The Power Within
Saturday 3 August – Chocolate Starfish (AUS) ‘One Last Kick’
Friday 9 August – Slowly Slowly ‘JellyFish’ Tour w/ Sly Withers & Teen Jesus & The Jean Teasers
Saturday 10 August – Thelma Plum (AUS) ‘Better in Black Tour’
Thursday 15 August – Waax (AUS) ‘I Am’ Tour (Second Show)
Friday 16 August – Waax (AUS) ‘I Am’ Tour (Sold Out)
Saturday 17 August – Jordan Rakei (AUS) ‘Origin’ Australian Tour
Friday 23 August – The Damned (UK) Australian Tour 2019
Saturday 24 August – Brisbane 3: Corporates Rocking Out for Charity
To view more visit their website
Stay Longer & Save!
A special saving of a huge 20% for those that love to stay and play just that bit longer in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane City and surrounds.
- 20% off in all room types when you stay 3 or more nights
- Free WiFi during your stay
- Complimentary pool pass for free access to Valley Pool & Gym
Stay at Alpha Mosaic Hotel Fortitude Valley and eat, play and shop your way through Fortitude Valley and surrounds all year. However, be aware that popular dates throughout the year do book out quickly, so get your calendar out and lock in some dates, make your booking and let the holiday countdown begin!
Valid: For stays until 30 December 2019. Available all days of week. New bookings only. Not to be used in conjunction with other offers. Subject to availability.
It’s almost time for The Royal Queensland Show, or EKKA as it is lovingly known. So, if you’re looking for hotel accommodation close to Brisbane Showground where this exciting annual event is held – then look no further than Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley an easy walk away.
Showcasing the best of Queensland, the Ekka attracts more than 21,000 competition entries from woodchop to giant vegetables, 10,000 animals from beef cattle to cats and dogs, world-class live entertainment, award-winning food and wine, carnival rides and showbags, family shopping, educational activities and much more.
Gates open 9am daily.
For more details head to //www.ekka.com.au/
Location of Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley to Brisbane Showgrounds.
Sitting between the airport and the CBD, Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley is just 1.5k from Brisbane city and a 15 minute drive from the airport. Brisbane Showgrounds and Royal International Convention Centre is only a short drive or a 13 minute walk from the hotel.
We also offer secure undercover parking for only $25 per day so if you’re driving you can rest-easy.
Getting to Brisbane Showgrounds and Royal International Convention Centre for your next event
Alpha Mosaic Hotel in Fortitude Valley is located approx. 1km to Brisbane Showgrounds. Travelling to Brisbane Showgrounds is generally easy by foot and generally takes only 13 minutes, or 5 minutes by car. Parking is available for a fee at the Brisbane Showgrounds. Public transport is also available.
Alpha Mosaic Hotel Fortitude Valley is located 2 minutes walk from The Valley Pool where the Australian Youth Water Polo Championships will be held from 11 – 23 January 2019. The inaugural event will be bringing together more than 3000 water polo club members with more than 190 teams expected to line up – it’s the biggest Water Polo event in Australia and it’s all happening in Fortitude Valley.
Water Polo Australia’s six established national age club championships (the 12&U, 14&U, 16&U and 18&U National Aged Championships) will compete with the two-week event celebrating the sport across multiple events and activities for the whole community.
If you’re touring with a team and wish to enjoy the benefit of group accommodation pricing at Alpha Mosaic Hotel Fortitude Valley, simply contact the hotel on 07 3332 8888 or email [email protected] and we will advise rates and availability for your stay.
If you are attending the event as a supporter or spectator we offer exceptional rates from $123 per night over summer, so BOOK NOW!
BOOK ON OUR WEBSITE & SAVE…We are delighted to announce our Best Price Promise. Book rates at 5% less than any other website when you book direct with us at Alpha Mosaic Brisbane. Simply go to BOOK NOW above or call the hotel. Plus when you book with us there are NO booking fees & you can change or amend your booking.