Adelaide River Cup Races


Date: Saturday, 2 June 2018 Child: Under 12 Free Gates Open: Bus pick up DTC: 10.30am Palmerston: 11am First Race: TBC

Enjoy country racing at it’s finest, at the Adelaide River Cup Races.

A seven-race program on the beautiful grounds at Adelaide River with access to TAB and bookie facilities on the day. Guests can also enjoy a chill beverage from the bar alongside some delicious food.

There will be activities for the kids as well as a Fashions on the Field competition.

Entertainment will follow after the last race.

Darwin Turf Club Members

Ticket includes:

  • Return coach transfer*
  • Gate entry
  • Race book

*buses will depart from the Darwin Turf Club at 10.30 am sharp; from Palmerston 11 am sharp

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.