Frock Up, Here Are Five Fabulous Events To Be Seen At This Spring

A full spring schedule

By Astrid Taemets | 27th September 2022

Can you hear the sound of thundering hooves? Whether you’re a lover of fashion, outings with friends, or forecasting a front-runner, spring is the perfect time to find yourself fancy in a fascinator by the track every Saturday for the Brisbane Racing Club’s Spring Carnival

With five race days on the Spring Carnival agenda showcasing local and interstate four-legged talent, there’s plenty of ways to get in on the action, no matter how you choose to get involved. 

From Ladies Day where the chicks reign supreme to the dress-to-impress Derby Day, here’s everything you need to know about this season’s hottest schedule. It’s a race to the paddock! 

XXXX Queensland Cup Raceday

When: 8 October Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

A fitting day to mark the start of the Brisbane Spring Racing Carnival, you’ll find yourself in the heart of the action at the XXXX Queensland Cup Raceday antics. Whether you’re watching the live interstate action from the big screen, punting from the Croser Long Lunch or cheering on your chosen starter from the sideline, the all day entertainment at Eagle Farm will have you celebrating well into the night. Down the stretch they come! Grab all the info you need including tickets here

Croser Super Saturday Raceday

When: 15 October Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

Giddy up, there’s places to be! Enjoy springtime weather by the track at the Croser Super Saturday Raceday, where good times are a guarantee. No matter how you choose to view the action – from a seat at the Ascot Bar for tapas to sipping cocktails at the Spring Social tent or from the green on the public lawn, your fascinator will keep you looking and feeling racetrack ready. Grab all the info you need including tickets here

Ladies Raceday

When: 22 October

Where: Doomben Racecourse

Whether your fashion rule is to stick to florals in spring or break out a pastel power suit, Ladies Day will have you feeling like trackside royalty. Grab your girl gang and get set to cheer on the fillies in style as you sip on bubbles, nosh on nibbles, and catch all the action at Doomben Racecourse. Cin cin, chicks! Grab all the info you need including tickets here.

Derby Raceday

When: 29 October Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

Can we take a moment for monochrome? Hit the track in style in your best black and white ‘fit for an unforgettable Derby Day at Eagle Farm Racecourse. For those looking to bring the heat, book an exclusive Spring Moment ticket which boasts an exquisite menu of fresh local seafood, access to The Winning Enclosure Marquee, a five-hour drinks package, and unrivalled views of the action. What a trifecta! Prefer to celebrate sky high? Bringing luxe to the action in sleek fashion-forward pieces, bask in the ambience from Lina Rooftop’s luxe new rooftop bar, The Perch, for their Spring Social soiree and punt the day away! Grab all the info you need including tickets here

Canadian Club Melbourne Cup Raceday

When: 1 November Where: Eagle Farm Racecourse

And they’re out of the gate! For the final day out on the Spring Carnival calendar, Canadian Club are gearing up to deliver non-stop action, no matter where you find yourself celebrating at Eagle Farm Racecourse. From the Nova106.9 Spring Garden Party marquee to a sit-down affair at the Platinum Buffet in the Ascot Room, pull out all the stops for this final Saturday by the track. Grab all the info you need including tickets here. Giddy up gang, this is a spring-long fling to be enjoyed! Get in on all the action here.

By Astrid Taemets An advocate for a dirty martini any day of the week, Astrid's life is equal parts cleaning crumbs off a three-year-old as it is enjoying a bump of caviar.



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