With 34 race meetings per year, the team at the Alice Springs Turf Club have always got something exciting happening for families, party fanatics and of course, the racing enthusiast!
The Turf Club's signature 'event' is the annual XXXX GOLD Alice Springs Cup Carnival. Race days during the Carnival are Imparja Ladies Day, McDonald's Young Guns Day, Coca-Cola Family Day, Lasseters Raceday (which hosts the $100,000 Holdfast Pioneer Sprint) on the Saturday of the May Day long weekend, and the culmination of the Carnival is XXXX GOLD Alice Springs Cup Day which is always held on the public holiday of May Day Monday (first Monday every May).
The $110,000 XXXX GOLD Alice Springs Cup is the largest race for prize money in the annual racing calendar for remote Central Australia.
The Alice Springs Turf Club also hosts their Spring Carnival of racing, which includes in October/November, Melbourne Cup Day and Young Guns Two.
For all race information including Nominations, Weights, Acceptances and Contact details for licensed personnel, please follow the links under the Racing Information Heading at the top of the page.