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. 

Eagle Farm Racecourse

The Brisbane Racing Club will be hosting its annual 2023 Spring Carnival over the next few weekends. There will be road closures in place. The roads will be closed from 8.00am – approx. 7.00pm on the following dates:

  • Saturday, 14th October 2023 (Everest Raceday)
  • Saturday, 21st October 2023 (Ladies Raceday)
  • Saturday, 4th November 2023 (Derby Raceday) 

Road closures include:

  • McGill Ave

There will also be road closures for Melbourne Cup Carnival, Tuesday 7th November 2023. This event will start at 8am until approximately 7pm. The road closures for this event will be:

  • McGill Ave
  • Lancaster Road (from Charlton St to Racecourse Rd). Access for residents and local business owners will be facilitated when required,

JTS Traffic Controllers will be on site to conduct these closures. The BRC will also ensure that Security and cleaners have patrols around the surrounding streets and at the train station before, during and after the event.

During the event there will be amplified music prior to gates open for sound checks starting at 9am until approximately 8:30pm when the event concludes.

Please note, that we also have a private function on Friday, 13th October 2023  on the St Leger Lawn from 6pm-11:30pm with sound checks prior to this time. All music will be played within the noise restrictions of our liquor licence.

The Event Day hotline number is - 3268 6800 should you require any assistance. If you have any other concerns please email


Doomben Racecourse

There will be road closures in place for racedays at Doomben Racecourse as part of the 2023 Spring Racing Carnival. Road closures include:

  • Hopetoun St & Onslow St will be closed for through traffic from the Hampden Street end.  Resident’s vehicles will have access when required via Lamington Ave.
  • Traffic Controllers will be located on Hampden St to assist with patron egress from 2pm.

The closures for Spring Racing at Doomben will be from 8:00am to 7:00pm. 

Please note, we also have a private function on Saturday 14 October, 2023, in the Grove Marquee from 6pm - 11:30pm with sound checks prior to this time. All music will be played within the noise restrictions of our liquor licence. 


Please join our e-mailing list to get future resident information on our events by registering below.

If you have any feedback or concerns please email


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