Giddy Up! Your First Look At Brisbane’s Spring Racing Calendar

Giddy Up! Your First Look At Brisbane’s Spring Racing Calendar

A day at the races to remember!

By Dinushka Gunasekara | 21st September 2021

As the flowers bloom and the birds chirp away, Brisbane’s finest are frocking up for the return of Brisbane Racing Club’s Spring Racing Carnival in 2021!

Brisbane Racing Club is set to host a season to remember across six racedays, showcasing live local races, all-day entertainment, bespoke pop-up bars, and eateries. Boasting the biggest screen in the Southern Hemisphere (Eagle Farm Racecourse), you won’t need your glasses to get in on the interstate action – just pull up a seat and get keen!

The racing season will also see the launch of the new Spring Garden Party precinct located on the St Ledger Lawn, which will be home to culinary delights, DJ beats, and pop-up bars stocked with everyone’s favourite bevs! And, of course, Oscar Oscar Salons Fashions on the Field will be looking out for the finest dressed on course so dress in your best for the chance to take home premium prizes.

Take a peek at the incredible line-up below and make sure to snag your tickets before they race out the door!

XXXX Queensland Cup Raceday

When: Saturday 9 October

Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

Kicking off the carnival is the Queensland Cup live on the track, with all the interstate action roaring on the big screens! Your day will race away with the Stafford Brothers performing live, eateries, and pop-up bars as you soak in an atmosphere like nowhere else in Brissy.

Super Saturday Raceday

When: Saturday 16 October

Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

One of the biggest racedays of the year will see you kicking it trackside with good times aplenty! Oscar Oscar Salons Fashions on the Field will be keeping their eye out for the fabbest ‘fits, while pop-up bars and food stalls will fuel you up all day long.

Oscar Oscar Salons Ladies Raceday

When: Saturday 23 October

Where: Doomben Racecourse

Grab the gals and watch the legendary Cox Plate as it happens from Doomben Racecourse! All-day entertainment, bespoke pop-up bars, and delectable eateries will keep the ladies happy, or treat yourself to a hospitality package – there’s one for every kind of racegoer.

Moët & Chandon Derby Raceday

When: Saturday 30 October

Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

Pop the bubbles and indulge in the height of luxury for one of the most prestigious spring racing days. Monochromatic fashion, incredible gastronomy, and vibrant entertainment will get the excitement stirring on the grounds, as the track and screens showcase the race.

Canadian Club Melbourne Cup Raceday

When: Tuesday 2 November

Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

Celebrate the race that stops the nation on the largest screen in the Southern Hemisphere at Eagle Farm. There’s something for everyone trackside at this glamorous event, with Oscar Oscar Salons Fashions on the Field, pop-up bars, eateries, and plenty of entertainment.

Teddy Bears Picnic Family Raceday

When: Saturday 6 November

Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

The finale of Brisbane’s Spring Racing Carnival will see Brisbane's favourite family event return to Eagle Farm Racecourse. The racecourse will be awash with furry friends, colourful picnic blankets, games and entertainment for your little ones to enjoy.

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Article by Dinushka Gunasekara

Notorious for turning a random encounter into a three-hour conversation and running across streets to pat a dog, Dinu is a curious girl who loves a good story. Her extensive knowledge of Donald Glover is yet to come to good use and she would do basically anything for a hash brown. Catch her bombarding her friends with articles she thinks they should read or spending way too much time creating the perfect playlist.

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