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Sweet sweet Brisbane stays for the International Cake Show Australia in April

Rydges South Bank 2 mins read
Sweet sweet Brisbane stays announced for the nInternational Cake Show Australia in April for families and food loversn

Sweet sweet Brisbane stays announced for the

International Cake Show Australia in April


From April 12 to 14, Brisbane will be home to the world’s leading edible cake artists and

decorators for the 2024 International Cake Show Australia! There’ll be a spooky Sugar House of Horror, Barbie Cakes, Australian and International Cake Artist Superstars, Life-Sized Bumblebee Transformer, Cookie Titans, Floriade Market, a Haute Couture Wedding Cake Challenge set by star wedding dress designer George Wu, with record entries expected.


Making sure the Brisbane experience is SWEET AS for visitors and locals alike, Rydges South Bank has announced two packages, and being right next door to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC), this is the recipe for one perfect staycay!

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For the first time based at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre’s Exhibition Hall 2, the International Cake Show Australia is Australia's huge cake and cookie decorating, baking and sugar art show. It takes sweet creativity to a whole new level, and is best described as an edible art gallery meets Willy Wonka’s famous factory, a food festival, culinary college and shoppers paradise! 


This year it will feature more than 100 free demonstrations, celebrity chefs and sugar heroes, unbelievable huge sugar features, hands-on workshops, classes to suit every experience level, Australia’s largest cake and cookie decorating competition, pop up shops and more!


Not only does Rydges South Bank neighbour the BCEC, it’s also cupcake distance to the acclaimed GoMA and home fo the Fairytales Exhibition, the Cultural Centre, State Library and Queensland Performing Arts Complex. It’s a breath away from the city centre, immersed in the heart of South Bank and its family of restaurants, bars and open spaces, and just footy kick from The Gabba and Suncorp Stadium.


Here’s the two sweet packages to best experience the International Cake Show Australia this April (and a hint: book a HIGH TEA experience at Bacchus to really sweeten things up before the show!):


Suite Decadence Package

It starts with overnight accommodation in a stunning suite, a full Rydges Grand Room Service breakfast per adult daily with the choice delicious breakfast bites delivered direct to your room, plus a bottle of Australian sparkling wine and a selection of handmade chocolates on arrival, valet car parking and a late checkout of 1pm.


Family Stays Package

The hotel is perfectly positioned for a big city getaway, or a holiday at home for families, being bang in the heart of South Bank. This package includes overnight accommodation, valet car parking AND…… drum roll please…. children 12 and under stay, and eat breakfast free. Plus there’s a fabulous tray of treats waiting in your room on arrival for the little ones on arrival!


The full list of packages are available here

Rydges South Bank is home to 304 beautifully designed guest rooms including 64 suites all with balconies as well as the signature and award-winning Bacchus Restaurant, and the terraced, rooftop Soleil Pool Bar.


Rydges South Bank

9 Glenelg Street, South Brisbane 4010  

Ph: +61 7 3364 0800



International Cake Show Australia 2024 Fast Facts


Exhibition Hall 2, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, corner Glenelg & Merivale Streets, South Brisbane

Friday 12th -  Sunday 14th April, 10am – 4pm daily

Bookings & Information:        

General show information & ticketing:






For media information, please contact Kath Rose on or 0416 291 493


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