Carlton Mid Darwin Cup Carnival – Bridge Toyota Ladies’ Day


Date: Wednesday, 18 July 2018 Adult: $20 Senior/Student: $15 Child: Under 12 Free Access Pass: Ted Bailey $50 Gates Open: 10am

On the Track

The days racing highlight is the Bridge Toyota Cup. Yielding an enviable $50,000 in prize monies, this is one of the Carnival’s most coveted pieces of silverware.

Off the Track

It’s a riot of colour as thousands of stunningly dressed ladies congregate on course in search of all the fun, fashion and frolics that Ladies Day presents. The Schweppes Pavilion is transformed into a secret garden, ready for a day of fabulous entertainment; Bubbles will flow with Vueve included on the menu and accompanied by a divine luncheon.

Bridge Toyota Ladies Day Luncheon

  • Gate & Schweppes Pavillion Access
  • Reserved Seating (tables of 10)
  • Sumptuous luncheon
  • Beverage package from 12pm – 5pm
  • Live entertainment
  • Race book
  • Betting facilities

Members – $320.00

Non Members –  $350.00

Darwin Waterfront Fasions on the Field prizes for the Bridge Toyota Ladies’ Day Luncheon:

To be announced!

Ted Bailey Grandstand Luncheon

Enjoy birds-eye views over the winning post, race course and mounting yard in the fully air conditioned Ted Bailey Grandstand. Luncheon Includes:

  • Gate & Grandstand entry
  • Reserved seating (tables of 6)
  • 3 course set menu (served at 1pm)
  • Race book
  • Betting Facilities
  • Cash Bar

Members – $150.00

Non Members –  $210.00

Sid Parker Verandah

Alfresco Dining overlooking the home straight and finish line.

  • Gate & Sid Parker Verandah Entry
  • Reserved Seating (tables of 6)
  • 3 Course Alternate Drop (Served from 1pm)
  • Race Book
  • Betting Facilities
  • 5 Hour Beverage Package 12pm – 5pm

Members – $200.00

Non Members –  $250.00

The Pearl Bar

A Champagne Style Garden Bar popping up over Carnival. The Pearl Bar is free to all with general admission from Hot 100 Darwin Guineas (Day 1) through to Darwin Corporate Park Race Day (day 6).

General Admission

Grandstand Access

(no reserved seating or catering)

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.