Carnival Description
Sydney Carnival

Racing fever ignites Sydney in autumn as Australia’s harbour city gathers trackside to celebrate a world-class festival of thoroughbred racing, stunning fashion, entertainment and premium hospitality.

Comprising of a six week event series that includes the three week Longines Golden Slipper Carnival at Rosehill Gardens, followed by The Championships at racing headquarters, Royal Randwick, be trackside to enjoy some of the world’s finest thoroughbred racing with 45 Group races and over $34 million in prize money.

EXCLUSIVE PRESALE OFFER: Golden Carnival Pass – get entry to all six days of 2017 Sydney Carnival for only $30.  Offer expires 16 March 2017 at 11:59pm.


Starts: 11th March 2017
Ends: 15th April 2017
Sydney Carnival
Upcoming Events
The Championships Day 1 | Sydney | 1 April 2017

The Championships are the grand finals of Australian racing, with a total prize pot of $20 million over two days of racing. Day 1 includes the $2 million BMW Austra...

The Championships Day 2 | Sydney | 8 April 2017

The grand finals of Australian racing, The Championships sets the stage for two days of world-class, exhilarating racing at Royal Randwick. With over $20 million pri...

Schweppes All Aged Stakes Day | Sydney | 15 April 2017

Join us at Royal Randwick for the grand finale of Sydney’s autumn racing carnival where the thoroughbred stars face off for one last showdown in the $600,000 Group...

Signup to our newsletter
Win one of five Glam Corner vouchers worth $130 each
The Latest on all the Race Action & Trends