Wed 20-Oct-2021

Race Day

10am - 5pm

Melbourne Cup Luncheon - 2021 Melbourne Cup, Tuesday, 02 November 2021


Join us trackside for a perfect day of racing

The Ipswich Turf Club is the home of the Ipswich Cup and so much more. Now boasting new horse race day stalls, refurbished track as well as impressive renovated facilities, the venue has something for everyone.



UPDATE: We are open to the public but some restrictions are still in place.

Unfortunately owners are not permitted into the essential personnel racing zones. 

Please ensure you check in at the front gate on arrival by using the QR Code and follow all current Queensland Health guidelines.

Race Day Photography - The Ipswich Turf Club official photographer is Trackside Photography | (07) 3216 5685 | 

Video replays are available on the Racing Queensland website | 

Please note we are not a BYO venue and food and beverage will be available for purchase.

Gates open at 11am | Bar opening times vary | Car park entry via TL Cooney Avenue | Float parking access via TL Cooney Avenue


Some restrictions are still in place including access for owners to the mounting yard. In accordance with our Covid Safe Plan we have capped our numbers on the site and in function rooms including the members lounge. Please ensure you check in at the front gate on arrival using the QR Code sign in. Entry is complimentary, excluding the Ipswich Cup.


Owners listed in the race book may collect a ticket from the Office on the day to provide them access to the Members Lounge for the day. The mounting enclosure is currently closed in accordance with the Covid Safe Plan, however owners are welcome to view their horse from the stalls viewing area and the surrounds of the mounting enclosure. Winning owners are able to access to mounting enclosure for an official photograph.


Managing Owners of syndicates are requested to email. The Club has an allocation of two owners per horse for syndications or as per the owner names listed in the race book. The Club will try to accommodate large syndications where possible within the Covid Safe Plan.



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