Hottest Racing Events this Summer

Image credit: Paul McMillan.

Gather your squad! We’ve compiled the hottest racing tickets around the country this summer.


Newcastle Boxing Day Races – 26 December 2016

As any local will tell you, Newcastle Boxing Day Races are a tradition that can’t be missed, and one of the hottest parties of the silly season.

Broadmeadow Racecourse, Broadmeadow NSW

Info & tickets here 


Perth: New Year’s Eve TABtouch Perth Cup Day – 31 December 2016

This stellar racing event is the perfect opening chapter to your New Year’s celebrations, with the Presets playing a live set right after the last race at 5.45pm. The hardest thing will be deciding how to make the rest of your evening live up.

Ascot Racecourse , Perth WA

Info & tickets here



Melbourne: Flemington New Year’s Day – 1 January 2017

Melbournians can relax on the lawn and enjoy a BBQ and beverages in the sun this New Year’s Day at Flemington.

Flemington Racecourse, Flemington VIC

Info & tickets here


Gold Coast: Pacific Fair Magic Millions Polo – Sunday 8 January 2017

Spice up your Sunday with a spot of polo at Pacific Fair Magic Millions. There are various enclosures and marquee ticketing options for those looking to go all out.

Doug Jennings Park, Main Beach QLD

Info & tickets here


Gold Coast: Jeep Magic Millions Raceday – Saturday 14 January 2017

Lucky Gold Coast residents are hosts to the hottest racing event on the summer calendar. The renowned Magic Millions is a race day not to be missed.

Gold Coast Turf Club, Bundall QLD

Info & tickets here 



Portsea Polo – Saturday 14 January 2017

If Magic Millions is the hottest racing event on the summer calendar, then Portsea Polo is the hottest Polo event on the summer calendar. Shame they’re in different states on the same day and you can only pick one!

Point Nepean National Park, Portsea VIC

Info & tickets here 


Geelong: Australia Day Polo – Thursday 26 January 2017

If you don’t manage to get to the Portsea Polo, this is your chance for retribution! What better way to spend your Australia day than with polo, fashion, food and wine in the sun?

Howard Glover Reserve, Geelong VIC

Info & tickets here


All images Paul McMillan.

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