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Cluden Park
Ladies Day

Ladies Day

20th May 2021

This Ladies Day on Saturday 31 July we’re bringing back favourite traditions and introducing exciting new additions!

The most fashionable event on the racing calendar, and a premier event leading into the sporting and social pinnacle of Cluden Park’s Winter Racing Carnival, the Townsville Cup.

Ladies Day will showcase the classic aesthetic alongside the breathtaking action of live thoroughbred racing.

Both ladies and gentlemen are invited to experience an event synonymous with the traditional style of Ladies Day, with modern luxury and entertainment.

Fashion Stakes will offer innovation, style and class, and great prizes for the winning entrants in four categories.

Gain entry with a general admission ticket to the lush, shaded grounds of Cluden Park or indulge in a premium pavilion package. Guests can stay on into the night in the Figtree Lawns as Cluden Park hosts the official after party, commencing as soon as the final race passes the winning post. Entertainment will be provided by a Very Casual DJ.


 General admission to the Figtree Lawns & Trackside Action by Brown Brothers.

Soak up the sunshine and splendour of Brown Brothers Winery Prosecco on our Figtree Lawns and bask in the prestige of Ladies Day.

Head to the outdoor Brown Brothers cocktail lounge where you can relax and sample the tastes of the world. Sip on a Brown Brothers Prosecco Cocktail, enjoy the taste of an Italian originated Pinot Grigio or indulge in a Spanish Tempranillo.

Roam over to the trackside lawns where you will have prime view of the home straight to be part of the action as the horses and riders compete for victory.

Take a seat in front of the central stage and enjoy the entertainment including a fashion parade and live music to dance the afternoon away to.

For the first time you can watch the sun set and enjoy live entertainment by a DJ after the final race at the official after-party.

 Upgrade and indulge in the Coffee Club Pavilion sponsored by PLC.

A new look The Coffee Club Townsville Pavilion sponsored by PLC Townsville is in a prime location for you to relax and let the entertainment come to you with a seated dining experience.

With a premium drinks package, fully air-conditioned space and a Lounge Bar there is nowhere else you would rather be.

Be entertained with live music, get your gift bag and watch the fashion stakes competition unfold.


 Guests dressed to impress can enter the Fashion Stakes with categories for:

  • Best Dressed Gentleman
  • Millinery
  • Classic Lady of Style
  • Contemporary Lady of Style

Entrants will be judged on the complete aesthetic of their style combining a classic or contemporary outfit of shoes, headwear and accessories. Enter for the chance to win amazing prizes from a leading fashion and beauty brands: Glamcorner, Laser Clinics Global and Jewellery By Design. Fashion Stakes judges for the day will look for entrants who strut their stuff. Get the royal treatment, with make-up touch-up stations on the day.

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