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Ladbrokes Pioneer Park Racecourse

Alice Springs Darwin Katherine Ulu r u Kings Canyon

Home of thoroughbred horse racing action in the red centre of Australia. Pioneer Park Racecourse has all the thrills and spills of Randwick Racecourse.

With 33 race meetings yearly, the Alice Springs Turf Club have always got something exciting happening for families, party fanatics and racing enthusiasts!

The Turf Club's signature series of events is the Ladbrokes Alice Springs Cup Carnival in April-May 2018. Race days include The Mercure Alice Springs Resort Ladies Day, Family Day, Young Guns Day, Holdfast Insurance Brokers Pioneer Sprint Day and the Ladbrokes Alice Springs Cup Day on the May Day public holiday. The $110,000 Ladbrokes Alice Springs Cup is the largest race for prize money in the annual racing calendar for remote Central Australia.

The Alice Springs Turf Club hosts the Spring Carnival of racing, which includes October-November racing, Melbourne Cup Day and Young Guns Two.

2018 Race Days:
Sunday, 27th May
Sunday, 3rd June
Sunday, 24 June
Sunday, 8 July
Sunday, 22 July

And more race days throughout the rest of 2018!

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    • Sports and Recreation Facilities

    Entry cost

    Child tickets from $0 to $10
    Children under 16 years old who are accompanied by an adult are free of charge.


    • Bar
    • Carpark
    • Coach Parking
    • Conference/Convention Facilities
    • Enquiry Desk
    • Family Friendly
    • Food and Refreshments
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet


    Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids) Caters for people who use a wheelchair. Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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