Brisbane Airport Hotel Raceday

Behind the Scenes Tour

Saturday, 18 November 2017 | Doomben Racecourse

Head to Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, 18 November for the inaugural Brisbane Airport Hotels Raceday.

There is no better way to kick off the silly season festivities than with a day at the races. With live racing, exquisite food and drink, and live entertainment in our Public Bar after the final race you will have the ultimate day out.

This is set to be a great day out filled with generous prize giveaways to celebrate the completion of the Pullman and Ibis Brisbane Airport Hotels and Conference Centre.

Every race goer will receive a free night’s accommodation by just being at the races! There is a total of $1.5 million dollars in free accommodation at the Ibis Brisbane Airport to be given away. *Ts & Cs apply.

Enter the Best Dressed Competition on Instagram to be in the running to win 3 nights’ accommodation in Sydney provided by Accor with return flights Brisbane to Sydney. Visit the Brisbane Airport Hotels pop-up at Gate 4 between 10.30am and 1.00pm to get a photo. Wear your favourite Christmas costume, onesie or racing attire - wow the judges!

There’s packages available to suit every raceday style – Packages and tickets start from $25pp right through to exclusive A Claus for Celebration Marquee tickets from $155pp.

  • GATES OPEN: 10:30am
  • FUNCTIONS OPEN: 11:30am
  • FIRST RACE: 11:52am
  • LAST RACE: 4:48pm

General Admission
Saturday Members' Package
Moreton Dining Room
Moreton Dining Room
Private Suites
Private Trackside Marquee
Christmas BBQ Marquee
Vice Regal Dining Room
Open-Air Grandstand Terraces
Group Packages
Begin The Birdcage
Open-Air Grandstand Terraces

* A one-off booking fee of $3.95 per transaction applies on all purchases. All ticket prices displayed for this event are subject to change at any time without notice. Ticket Price does not include Delivery or Collection Fees. All ticket prices include GST. Tickets purchased by credit/debit card are subject to a credit card charge of 0.8%

Getting to and from the races.

Find the below tips on getting to and from Doomben Racecourse.

The fastest and easiest way to get to the races is by public transport. Visit for full transport information and timetables.

Click here to view the Event Map.

Travelling by Train

For Doomben racecourse, catch the train by taking the Doomben line from any CBD railway station or change services at Eagle Junction for the Doomben line.

Doomben railway station is located a five-minute walk to the racecourse.

Travelling by train

Travelling by Bus

Catch route 301 from Adelaide Street, City to Doomben Racecourse.

Visit for full transport information and timetables.

Travelling by bus

Travelling by Taxi

Taxis are available Doomben racecourse at the conclusion of each event.

Travelling by bus

Car Parking

Brisbane Racing Club Members

All BRC Member car parking is free.

Doomben: Brisbane Racing Club Member car parking is available via Gate 5 (Hampden Street) Doomben Racecourse. Alternatively parking is also available on the infield for Members via Gate 2 (Nudgee Road). Disabled parking is located within the Gate 5 car park (vehicles must display a valid accessible parking permit).

General Public

All car parking is free.

Doomben: Public car parking is available via Gate 2 on Nudgee Road at Doomben Racecourse. Disabled parking is located within the Gate 5 car park (vehicles must display a valid accessible parking permit).

Travelling by bus

Brisbane Racing Club's Dress Code

Brisbane Racing Club members have a tradition of dressing smartly and appropriately in keeping with contemporary racing style.

To avoid inconvenience on raceday, please ensure that your attire, and that of your guests, is appropriate for the Members’ Reserve.

Members' Reserve and Corporate Areas

The below dress regulations apply when visiting the Brisbane Racing Club Members’ Reserve.

Standard Dress Code

MEN: Long-sleeved collared business shirt tucked in with tailored fashion trousers and covered dress shoes*.

WOMEN: Neat dress standard in keeping with contemporary standards. No bare midriffs*.

*Denim, joggers, thongs and shorts are not permitted in the members' reserve areas.