The Brisbane Racing Club is proud to have close working relationships with local residents and businesses and is
committed to providing its neighbours with current information regarding large scale events and racedays.
Please see below a list of upcoming major events and racedays as well as the opportunity to join our BRC Local Resident database/mail list.
Upcoming Events at the Brisbane Racing Club
Country Music Weekend - Doomben Racecourse - Friday 10 & Saturday 11 September 2021 (Expected crowd - 4,000)
The Country Music Weekend is back in 2021! Presented by Bundaberg Rum this is a not to miss event at Doomben Racecourse.
Get into the spirit of the outback at the Country Music Rodeo on the Friday night featuring live bull & bronc rides, whip cracking, country-show inspired food, bars and live music until late.
Back it up on the Saturday with the Country Music Raceday where you can sing along with your favourite Aussie country music artists on the Main Stage and participate in some bootscootin' fun with the Dallas Line Dancers.
There will also be plenty of trackside action including an exciting local race programme, Outback Fashions On The Field competition and pop-up bars and food trucks.
So dust off your RMs and Akubras.... Country Music Weekend 2021 is not to be missed!
The Brisbane Racing Club will be hosting its annual Country Music Weekend on Friday, 10th September 2021 (Country Music Rodeo) and Saturday, 11th September 2021 (Country Music Raceday). There will be road closures in place on Saturday, 11th September 2021. Road closures include - Hampden Street from Nudgee Road to Onslow Street. The road will be closed from 9.00am – 8.00pm. Brassey St and Hopetoun St will be closed for through traffic. Resident’s vehicles will have access when required via Lamington Ave. JTS Traffic Controllers will be on site to conduct these closures.
Mekka Raceday - Doomben Racecourse - 26 September 2021 (Expected crowd - 8,000)
Brisbane's ULTIMATE day out - Mekka Raceday is BACK! This iconic raceday is the place to be on September 26.
Doomben Racecourse comes alive with a vibe like no other and some of Australia's most renowned DJs!
There will be road closures in place. Road closures include - Hampden Street from Nudgee Road to Buxton Street. The road will be closed from 9.00am – 8.00pm. Brassey St, Hopetoun St & Onslow Street will be closed for through traffic. Resident’s vehicles will have access when required via Lamington Ave.
Brisbane Spring Racing Carnival 2021 - Eagle Farm Racecourse - Saturday 9 October to Saturday 6 November 2021 (Expected crowd - approx 4,000 per day)
The Brisbane Spring Racing Carnival will come to life in 2021 at Eagle Farm Racecourse.
This year is set to be a spring to remember with six racedays all at Eagle Farm Racecourse showcasing live local races, interstate action on super screens around course, all-day entertainment and bespoke pop-up bars & eateries.
This is a place where racing, entertainment, fashion and fun will come together!