Carlton Mid Darwin Cup Carnival – Ladbrokes NT Derby Day


Date: Saturday, 21 July 2018 Adult: $20 Senior/Student: $15 Child: Under 12 Free Access Pass: Ted Bailey $50 Gates Open: 10am

On the Track

A thunderous day of racing unfolds, with all eyes focused on the winner of the HOT100 Guineas and its mission to secure the second leg of the $100,000 Ladbrokes Triple Crown Bonus pending victory in the Derby.

Off the Track

The style stakes are high in the Darwin Waterfront Fashions on the Field. Customary track-side glamour shall be the winner, with shades of black and white forming the traditional palate for Derby Day.

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 – $120.00

Non Members –  $170.00

Sid Parker Verandah

Alfresco Dining overlooking the home straight and finish line.

  • Gate & Sid Parker Verandah entry
  • Reserved seating (tables of 6)
  • 3 Hours continuous canapes (served from 1pm)
  • Race book
  • Betting Facilities
  • Cash Bar.

Members – $70.00

Non Members –  $100.00

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 through to Darwin Corporate Park Race Day.

On Ladbrokes NT Derby day there is a monochromatic photo booth and relaxed live music.

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.