Carlton Mid Darwin Cup Carnival – Darwin Corporate Park Race Day


Date: Wednesday, 1 August 2018 Adult: $20 Senior/Student: $15 Child: Under 12 Free Access Pass: Ted Bailey $50 Gates Open: 10am

On the Track

It’s all about the sprinters, vying for the $35,000 Darwin Corporate Park Cup over 1300m. The stars of the Carnival will use this opportunity to perfect their form on the dirt, whilst others will seek to wrap up their Carnival campaign with one more piece of silverware.

Off the Track

It’s the time to impress. The leading figures in Northern Territory business can all be found track-side on Darwin Corporate Park Day; hosting corporate events or indulging in a relaxed luncheon in the Ted Bailey Grandstand. Stick around until after the races wrap up for live entertainment on the racecourse lawns.

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 – $115.00

Non Members –  $165.00

The Pearl Bar

A Champagne Style Garden Bar popping up over Carnival. The Pearl Bar is free to all with general admission on this day.

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.