Birdsville Races

Birdsville, Diamantina Area

31 August – 1 September 2018 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$30 to AU$600

Dubbed as the Melbourne Cup of the Outback, crowds of 6,000 racegoers converge on Birdsville each year to enjoy two day of quality outback racing and entertainment. The second race meet in the Simpson Desert Racing Carnival, the 13 race program features horses from all over Australia competing for the coveted Birdsville Cup. Other entertainment includes the Fashions on the Field, Fred Brophy's Boxing Troupe, Equine Fun Day at the Birdsville Hotel, Fun Run, Cocktail Party, a variety of food vendors, a giant auction and much more.

Attracting visitors from all over the world, the Birdsville Races is an event you will be talking about for years to come.

Curious about what could draw so many people to a tiny, outback town on the edge of the desert? Join them at the Birdsville Races to experience an Australian racing tradition.

Event Dates

This event occurs annually:
31 August – 1 September 2018
31 August – 1 September 2018

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
Adult $30 - $600 Prices listed above range from single race day entry to fully catered corporate hospitality over both race days

Facilities

  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Kiosk
  • Public Telephone
  • Shop

Event Venues


Birdsville Racecourse
Address:
Birdsville Developmental Road
Birdsville
Queensland, Australia 4482

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

Family Friendly:

Family friendly – please refer to operator's website for services and facilities.
Birdsville Developmental Road
Birdsville,
Queensland
Australia

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Note: Information on listed products and services are provided by the operator and were correct at the time of publishing. Rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available prices of products and services. Please visit the operator’s website for further information. All prices quoted are in Australian dollars (AUD).