Friday 09th & Saturday 10th August 2019

2019 celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Coober Pedy Amateur Gymkhana and Race Club.

Arriving in town on Friday with their horses, bikes and swags, Station folk kick up their heels and enjoy the hospitality of the town.

Friday 9th August, 4pm, starts with a Meet & Greet at trackside with a BBQ Spit at 6pm.

Childrens’  Motorbike events start at 5pm.

Registration is required and invitation extended to tourists and travellers to compete along-side local and station competitors. Events such as:

  1. Bang and Go: Motorcycle         10-15yo
  2. Go Slow: Motorcycle         10 -15yo
  3. Barrel Race: Motorcycle         10 -15yo
  4. Night Horse Race: Motorcycle         10 -15yo
  5. Bending Race: Motorcycle         10 -15yo
  6. Key Hole: Motorcycle         10 –15yo

The Saturday program commences at 9am with children’s gymkhana events.

Friday & Saturday are family events where thoroughbred and stock horses compete against each other in both races and gymkhana events.   Saturday night the town celebrates with the Race Club Dinner at the Opal Inn Hotel.

The Coober Pedy Races is a truly relaxed outback experience for the family to enjoy.

For more information visit our Facebook page Coober Pedy Amateur Race club Inc.