Witness the Spectacle

About the Famous Races

Learn where it all began, who is behind it all, and what happens on the big day.

Other Activities

The Birdsville Races are about so much more than just the centrepiece race day event. From live entertainment to fun runs to fashion and beyond, there’s plenty for everyone.

The Annual RFDS Birdsville Races Fun Run

Get a team together, support a great cause and have fun!

2024 Race Program

Click each section below to reveal race details for each day of the carnival.

Friday 6 September 2024

TBCFull details of each race and prize money for Friday’s race program will be made available on the Racing Queensland website.

Nominations Close TBC
Weights Declared TBC
Acceptances Due TBC
Jockey Declarations TBC
Final Scratchings TBC
Saturday 7 September 2024

Full details of each race and prize money for Saturday’s race program will be made available on the Racing Queensland website.

Nominations Close TBC
Weights Declared TBC
Acceptances Due TBC
Jockey Declarations TBC
Final Scratchings TBC

OBE Pavilion

The Birdsville Race Club is pleased to offer visitors a luxury outback dining experience available on both race days.

Limited in number these OBE Pavilion hospitality packages will provide:

  • Clear fronted marquee with full views of the track
  • Gourmet dining featuring OBE Organic produce
  • Exclusive trackside access
  • 4.5 hour beer and wine package
  • Complimentary race book
  • Sky Channel coverage
  • Live entertainment between races

Our on course chef will tantalise the taste buds of guests in what is without question the finest dining in Birdsville during race week and an opportunity not to be missed.

Event Sponsors

Strategic Partner
Gold Sponsor
Preferred Travel Advisor