The race course is situated just 7km (10 minutes) from the CBD, making it easy for visitors to get to the races from CBD accommodation.
Mantra Pandanas and Mantra Esplanade are the Darwin Turf Club’s preferred accommodation provider, offering special rates to visitors here for the Great Northern Darwin Cup Carnival visitors. Both hotels offer a 4-star rating and facilities such as room service, restaurant and bar, gymnasium and outdoor pool.
Use code CARNIVAL19 to get 15% off the best rate.
The Top End offers an array of tourist attractions, activities and hospitality to do whilst you’re in between race days. From relaxing sunset cruises to heart pulsing adventure tours, the Top End has something for everyone.
The Darwin Turf Club is located in Fannie Bay just a 10 minute drive from the CBD. The race course is accessible via public transport (Free buses available on Day 7 & 8 only).
Address: Dick Ward Drive, Fannie Bay
Member and non-member car parking is available upon availability. There is carpark security over the month of carnival however, cars left on the premise are at owners risk.
Buses will be available after the races for the bet365 Palmerston Sprint (3 August) and Great Northern Darwin Cup (5 August).
Drop off points
- Mindil Beach Casino Resort Interchange
- Mitchell Street Interchange