A Trackside Christmas Race Day


Date: Saturday, 8 December 2018 Child: Under 12 Free Gates Open: 10am First Race: TBC

What’s on?

Celebrate the festive season at the races!

There will be a range of hospitality options available including Christmas buffet, drinks package and entertainment in the Schweppes Pavilion (Tickets on sale), with inquiries welcome for private function areas.

Schweppes Pavilion

Exclusive to ticket holders, the Schweppes Pavilion will be the most festive place on track. There will be LIVE entertainment, 3-hour beverage package and a Christmas Buffet serving all your favorite festive delights.

Your ticket will include

  • Entry to the track
  • Exclusive access to the air-conditioned Pavilion
  • 3-hour beverage package (11am – 2 pm)
  • Christmas buffet lunch
  • Entertainment and music
  • A chance to win prizes

Tickets – $99.00

Private Functions

There are many function areas across the track that will take your racing experience to the next level.

Have a glimpse at our Functions Pack or inquire via email below.

What to Wear

Entry to general admission areas of the race course requires guests to be neatly dressed. Footwear and a shirt must be worn at all times. Members' dress standards apply to the Ted Bailey Grandstand and Sid Parker Verandah/Members Club House.


The racecourse is approximately a 7 minute drive from the CBD. There are a number of transport options available to our valued patrons.

Where to Eat

There is an array of dining options at the Darwin Turf Club, from a 3 course luncheon in the Ted Bailey Grandstand on Race Days, to a casual bite to eat in our trackside favourite Ted's Bar.