Event dates to be confirmed: March 2018
The Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup Carnival is now clearly established as one of the premier country racing carnivals in Australia. The event benefits from a half-day holiday in Albury that has seen the attendances consistently climb above 18,000 people.
The Albury Gold Cup is recognised as an icon event for the fast developing city of Albury. AUD850,000 in prize money on offer over two days with the feature race - AUD180,000 Listed Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup (2000 metres).
Hospitality Marquees line the length of the straight and are also located in the centre of course with many visitors to Albury enjoying the party atmosphere throughout the racecourse. Entertainment on Friday March 24 will include a performance by Daryl Braithwaite.
The first day of the carnival is Sunday March 19 featuring the Country Championships. local wine tasting plus two great bands performing in the Beer Garden.