Race Day Packages and Options

We offer a range of package options for the ultimate experience at the races.

Our options and inclusions are perfect for family or social groups, work gatherings, corporate groups or individuals wanting to enjoy the races and have everything taken care of. Our Race Day Packages are offered on all Premier Race Days and select options are available on feature race days such as Saturday race days and Hawaiian Christmas Race Day.


Race Day Packages - Event Centre

Event Centre Dining Experience

Situated at the finishing post overlooking the race track, the Event Centre offers our clients the ultimate racing experience. Enjoy a delicious 2 course meal in air-conditioned comfort with a full view of each race as it happens.

Why not consider becoming a race sponsor and secure the best tables in the house. See our sponsorship information (race sponsorship available subject to availability).

  • Racecourse admission
  • Private Event Centre admission
  • Reserved seating and a two course alternative drop sit down luncheon
  • Drinks card with 15 drinks of your choice including beer, wine, champagne, basic nip pour spirits and soft drinks
  • Local racebooks
  • Bookmaker and TAB facilities
  • Numerous televisions with SKY racing channels
  • Private bar & toilet facilities
  • ATM facility
  • Private outdoor area
  • Security
  • Punters club and room MC.
Race Day Packages - Champagne Bar

Champagne Bar

Enjoy the comfort on the day in our air-conditioned Champagne Bar with your own outdoor private grandstand viewing area to catch a birds-eye view of every local race as it happens.

To secure the Champagne Bar, call us on 0437 522 823 or email events@mackayturfclub.com.au.

  • Racecourse Admission
  • Access to Champagne Bar upstairs above Sportsman’s Bar
  • Air-conditioned room, TVs with SKY Racing channels, own private bar, toilets and TAB facilities
  • Access to private outdoor viewing area on the Grandstand
  • Gourmet food platter boxes: 1 hot and 1 cold per person
  • 10 drinks card – 1 ticket for beer, wine, champagne and 2 tickets for spirit cans.
Race Day Packages - Winning Post Bar

CC Winning Post Lawn Party

The Winning Post lawn area is a highly sought after location & offers a premium trackside lawn space for up to 250 guests. This grassed area is the perfect spot to hang out with friends for any special occasion or make new friends.

To secure this area call us on 0437 522 823 or email events@mackayturfclub.com.au.

  • Private Winning Post Lawn area
  • Gourmet food boxes – 1 hot and 1 cold
  • 10 drinks card – 1 ticket for beer, wine, champagne or 2 tickets for spirit cans
  • Marquees, tables & chairs, linen, outdoor lounge, dry bars & stools
  • Private bar & staff
  • Private female toilets & powder room (if northern end not privately hired)
  • Television
  • Bookmaker for 100 patrons or more
  • Private trackside fence viewing area
  • Security.
Race Day Packages - Private Marquees

Private Marquees

Put your guests trackside! Get your friends organised for a great day at the races with your own private marquee. Situated along the home straight, horses will thunder past as you celebrate the day with your guests. From 15-200 people, we can accommodate every budget, taste & request to ensure your day is a success.

  • Racecourse admission
  • Private Marquee in trackside location
  • Tables & chairs including decor
  • TV screen
  • Bar & Catering (Communal/Private) – depending on Marquee Selection
  • Race books
  • Wristbands
  • Bookmaker
  • Security.
Marquee Hire Only:
  • Drink tickets can be pre-ordered online or bought on the day by your guests.
  • Van foods available in communal areas.
  • No drinks or food included in this package.
Marquee Hire & Gourmet Food Platters:
  • All Marquee hire inclusions above PLUS gourmet food platter boxes per person: 1 hot and 1 cold.

  • No drinks included in this package.
Complete Marquee, Food & Beverage Package:
  • All Marquee hire inclusions above PLUS food and beverages.

  • Gourmet Food Platter Boxes per person: 1 hot and 1 cold.

  • 10 Golden Drinks card: 1 ticket for any drink of choice available at the bar on the day including beer, wine, champagne and spirit cans.


Race day package tickets are to be pre-purchased through Mackay Tickets.


If not included in the package, additional food can be purchased on the day from a range of food vendors present.



If not included in the package or if additional drink tickets are required, they can be:

  • Pre-purchased online at Mackay Tickets prior to the day;
  • Purchased on the day;
  • Or drinks can be bought with cash/EFTPOS at most bars.

MTC members and 100 Club members are entitled to discounted package tickets. Please contact events to secure your tickets.

* Mackay Turf Club reserves the right to change prices and inclusions when needed.