The Murray Bridge Racing club has a proud tradition of racing and hosts a range of events. The prestigious Murray Bridge Gold Cup is the jewel in the crown, held every October. Treat the kids to the fabulous Christmas Family Race Day – there are always activities and events to keep them entertained.
With a large undercover betting ring, cafeteria, numerous bars, pleasant lawned surrounds and trees for shade, patrons are made to feel very welcome on race day. Check out the racing schedule on the website – there is a race at least every week.
For something totally different and a taste of outback racing, head to Mindarie for the annual Mindarie Halidon Cup Race day .
This is the Melbourne Cup of the outback, held in September each year. There are buses available to transport you to the track, from Adelaide, Goolwa, Hahndorf, Loxton, Murray Bridge, Strathalbyn, Mannum, Swan Reach and many other areas.