Boulia Camel Races

Boulia, Boulia Area

20 July 2018 - 

Indicative Rate * AU$25 to AU$55

Boulia bursts into life every third weekend in July to host the Boulia Camel Races. Established in 1996, this event has grown to become known as the "Melbourne Cup of Camel Racing." They cater for all walks of life and are famous for having a go at racing anything from camels, yabbies, donkeys to wheelie bins! Gates open Monday prior to event for event-goers to secure their camping spots and utilise the amenities at the Boulia Racecourse Reserve.

Friday sees the event kick off with live entertainment and always something unique. The camels start racing on saturday morning with entertainment for all throughout the entire weekend. Winding down on Sunday afternoon with yabby racing and home grown entertainers.

Come along to experience all that Boulia has to offer for the twenty-second birthday of the Boulia Camel Races July 20 to 22 in 2018.

Please visit their website for more information and check out the videos on Youtube!

Event Dates

This event occurs annually:
20 July 2018
21 July 2018
22 July 2018

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
All Tickets $25 - $55 Weekend Pass AUD55 - Children under 13 free. Online ticketing available. Day passes available at gate from Friday 13 July 2018.

Facilities

  • Bar
  • Car park
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking

Event Venues


Boulia Racecourse Reserve - five kilometres from Boulia on the Selwyn Road
Address:
Selwyn Road
Boulia
Queensland, Australia 4829

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

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