Sept 1 & 2

2017 Race Program

2017 Race Program is yet to be finalised. The information below reflects the 2016 race Program and should be used as a guide only.

Friday 2 September 2016

View nominations, weights & acceptances

1. MAIDEN PLATE (QTIS ADDED STAKES) 1000M     
(3YO & Up - Set Weights)
For QTIS Three, Four & Five-Year-Old horses
Of: $17,500 1st: $11,625 2nd: $3,500 3rd: $1,750 4th: $625
For Non-QTIS Horses
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
2. CLASS B HANDICAP 1000m
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1250 4th: $625
3. CLASS 1 HANDICAP 1200m
Of: $15,000 1st: $9,750 2nd: $3,000 3rd: $1,500 4th: $750
Trophies: $500 Owners Trophy
4. CLASS 5 HANDICAP 1200m
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
5. CLASS 3 PLATE 1400m
Set Weights
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
6. oPEN HANDICAP 1000m
Of: $20,000 1st: $12,800 2nd: $4,000 3rd: $2,000 4th: $800 5th: $400
 Trophies: $500 (Owners Trophy)
Nominations Close Tuesday 23/8/2016, 11:00am
Weights Declared Wednesday 24/8/2016
Acceptances Due Monday 29/8/2016, 10:00am
Jockey Declarations Monday 29/8/2016, 1:00pm
Final Scratchings Friday 2/9/2016, 7:45am

Saturday 3 September 2016

View nominations, weights & acceptances

1. MAIDEN PLATE 1200m
 (3YO & Up - Set Weights)
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd:$2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
2. BENCHMARK 65 1400m
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
3. OPEN HANDICAP 1200m
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
4. CLASS 2 HANDICAP (QTIS ADDED STAKES) 1200m
For QTIS Three, Four and Five-year-old horses
Of: $20,000 1st: $13,250 2nd: $4,000 3rd: $2,000 4th: $750
For Non-QTIS Horses
Of: $15,000 1st: $9,750 2nd: $3,000 3rd: $1,500 4th: $750
Trophies: $500 Owners Trophy
5. bIRDSVILLE CUP OPEN HANDICAP 1600m
Of: $35,000 1st: $22,400 2nd: $7,000 3rd: $3,500 4th: $1,400 5th: $700
Trophies: $1200 Owners Trophy, $300 Trainers Trophy, $300 Jockeys Trophy
6.  cLASS 4 HANDICAP 1000m
Of: $15,000 1st: $9,750 2nd: $3,000 3rd: $1,500 4th: $750
 Trophies: $500 Owners Trophy
7. CLASS 1 HANDICAP 800m
Of: $12,500 1st: $8,125 2nd: $2,500 3rd: $1,250 4th: $625
Nominations Close Tuesday 23/8/2016, 11:00am
Weights Declared Wednesday 24/8/2016
Acceptances Due Monday 29/8/2016, 10:00am
Jockey Declarations Monday 29/8/2016, 1:00pm
Final Scratchings Saturday 3/9/2016, 7:45am

Race program is subject to change.

Diamantina Shire Bonus

The Diamantina Shire Council is offering a $4000 bonus to the owner(s) of the horse(s) which have accumulated the most points in the Betoota, Birdsville and Bedourie Race circuit.

The $4,000 Diamantina Shire Bonus will be distributed as follows:
1st $3,000 & 2nd place $1,000.

To be eligible the horses need to start the minimum of once in each location. The bonus will be divided equally in the event of one or more horses obtaining the same number of points.