Carlton Mid Darwin Cup Carnival – Asian United Food Service Chief Minister’s Cup & Family Day


Date: Saturday, 14 July 2018 Adult: $20 Senior/Student: $15 Child: Under 18 Free Access Pass: Ted Bailey $50 Gates Open: 10am

On the Track

Some true Darwin Cup contenders will test their early form in today’s Feature Race over 1600m.

Off the Track

It’s a dream come true for the youngsters in the Carnival For Kids Zone – with pony rides, jumping castle, games, prizes and fun galore! Bring along a picnic for an exciting, affordable, family day out.

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

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 Asian United Chief Ministers Cup Day enjoy 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.