Race Day Events

RACE PROGRAMME

5 Local Non TAB races including the famous Wentworth Cup

  1. Maiden Plate – 1000 metres
  2. Benchmark 60 handicap – 1000 metres
  3. Benchmark 48 handicap – 1200 metres
  4. Wentworth Cup Open Handicap – 1840 metres
  5. Handicap Class 3 – 1390 metres

ENTERTAINMENT

  • Race day luncheon lean-to alfresco
  • On course catering and bar, fully stocked and very reasonably priced
  • Fashions on the field
  • On course tote and bookmakers
  • Live TV coverage of the Melbourne Cup

TICKETS

Members:  Free.

Non Member: $20.00 per head

Concession: $15.00

Children 12 – 18 years: $10.00

Children under 12: Free

PRE-SALE TICKETS

SIX DAYS ONLY – TUESDAY 15 OCTOBER – SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER 2019 – ECLECTIC CLOSET – 24 DARLING STREET WENTWORTH 10.00AM – 4.00PM

$17.50 per ticket (non-refundable) a saving of $2.50  ($5.00 per couple)

Gate entry still available on the day @ $20

Transport

Courtesy Bus

If you and your friends would love to spend a relaxing day at the Wenty Races on Melbourne Cup Day but you want to drink and not drive, how about catching a bus to Wenty. Don’t worry about the car just hop on the Big Day Outback Fun Bus for only $10.00 each way plus entry.

Buses will depart Mildura at 11.00am.

3 pick-up points, along Deakin Ave., commencing at Centro (15th St), (Red Cliffs stop – Centro side near Pronto’s). Stop 2 – Henderson Park (13th St), stop 3 – Jackie’s Corner (8th St).  Please check that the bus you board is heading to the Wentworth Races, (not Mildura Races). Look at the destination at the front of the bus or ask the driver.

And depart from Wentworth at approximately 5.30pm, with the same 3 drop off points.

Give us a tingle on 0428 273 765 or email: info@wentworthraces.com.au to reserve your seat. BOOKINGS & PRE_PAYMENT ESSENTIAL.

Shuttle Bus

Wentworth to Racetrack & return on the Wenty Mini Shuttle Bus.

Pickup from the Wentworth Community Bank every 15 minutes between 11.00am – 12.30pm & 5.00pm – 6.00pm

Members free

Non Members gold coin plus entry

Travel Information

Road – Silver City Highway.

½ an hour from Mildura Victoria

2.5 hours from Broken Hill NSW

5 hours from Adelaide SA

6.5 hours from Melbourne Vic

11.5 hours from Sydney NSW

Air – Via commercial flights to Mildura (VIC) Airport or private plans can land at the Wentworth Aerodrome which is situated about 5km from the race track. The aerodrome has two runways, the main east/west strip is 1000 metres long and the cross strip, running north/south, is 800 metres in length. Both strips are gravel with sealed turning circles at each end. There is also a sealed taxi way. Avgas Available and Pay by Card. Public Toilets.