What's On at Suez Cox Plate Day



Watch the races on the biggest screen in the Southern Hemisphere

LIVE on the Big Screen 

Who will follow the legendary Winx and take home the 2,040 meter Cox Plate valued at $5,000,000 in 2019? Watch the action unfold LIVE on the biggest screen in the Southern Hemisphere!

Spring In The Plaza | Brisbane Racing Club

Spring In The Plaza

Explore the all-new Spring in the Plaza with live music from gates open until 4.30pm, pop-up bars and restaurants, and dazzling roving entertainment. Find a seat amongst the shady fig trees and umbrellas and be wowed by floral-inspired styling and photo moments, located right next to the day stalls so you can catch a glimpse of the runners before they race! 

Live Racing

Live Racing

Enjoy a full day of racing at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Get your heart racing and cheer on your favourites as they thunder past the winning post.

Pop-up Bars

Pop-Up Bars

Springtime calls for an icy cold beverage at the track! Explore Spring in The Plaza with a pop-up Chandon S Courtyard where you can relax in style and the all new interactive Redbank Pimp Your Prosecco experience – an insta-worthy moment where you can garnish your prosecco from a buffet of lollies, fruit, syrups and treats!

Out on the Public Lawn, perch yourself at the Red Bull Bar or Furphy Deck for prime views. These pop-ups are accessible to all ticket holders!

Trackside Eats

Trackside Eats

Taste your way through spring with an array of street-style food trucks and gourmet offerings. On SUEZ Cox Plate Day, try the Spring Hamper Co. pop-up with the perfect $20 pack of baguettes, tartlets, cheese and charcuterie! Or opt for the nostalgic ’76 Pop-Up Restaurant where you can score a classic cheerio cup, retro cheese platters or Aunty Susan’s lamingtons!


Pimp Your Prosecco | Brisbane Racing Club

Pimp Your Prosecco

For the lovers of a good vino, this is a must-do. Visit the all new interactive Redbank Pimp Your Prosecco experience – an insta-worthy moment where you can garnish your prosecco from a buffet of lollies, fruit, syrups and treats to create your own unique pimped prosecco!


Rolling Stones Experience | Brisbane Racing Club

The Rolling Stones Experience

Get ready to ROCK with Australia’s best Rolling Stones cover band. These guys looks the part and sound the part, playing all of your favourite hits from one of the biggest bands of all time, including Paint it Blank, Satisfaction, Sympathy For The Devil and everything in between, on the main stage after the last.

Matt Sinclair announced as Food Ambassador for Spring Racing Carnival | Brisbane Racing Club

Custom Canapes by Matt Sinclair

Here's your chance to try a specially-curated menu from Celebrity Chef Matt Sinclair! Currently thriving on the back of a Chef’s Hat Award announcement, Sum Yung Guys’ founder and MasterChef alumni Matt Sinclair has been announced as the Food Ambassador for the Spring Racing Carnival.

Book into the Chandon Bubbles & Blooms Deck and enjoy a bespoke menu that features two canapes curated by Matt - Prawn Toasts with Sriracha Sesame Mayo and Hiramasa Kingfish, Green Scud and Laksa Oil with Coconut. 

The package also includes a full canape menu, beverage package and stunning styling. Book here

Society Rooftop | Brisbane Racing Club

Sunset on the Society Rooftop

From 4pm, make your way up to the famous Society Rooftop for live DJ beats, cocktails and to watch the sun set over Eagle Farm. This beautiful rooftop bar features a large outdoor space overlooking fig trees and an air-conditioned bar inside.

Access to the Society Rooftop is via the staircase on Stradbroke Plaza or the Public Grandstand.

Fashion on the Field

Billy J Boutique Fashions on the Field

Embrace the classic theme of 'Spring Florals' in both the Men's & Women's categories. This is your chance to win thousands of dollars in prizing! Click through to find out competition timings, prizes, judges and more. 


Signature Cocktails | Brisbane Racing Club

Signature Cocktails

Get into the spirit of Spring and tantalise your taste buds with our Signature Cocktails. Try the brand new Canadian Club Mule with Ginger Beer, Citrus and Vanilla for a refreshing blend! Or indulge in a Smirnoff Infusions Spring Spritz with Cucumber, Lime and Grapefruit, or the Red Bull Tropical Spritz. All available from most public and members bars!

Members Entertainment | Brisbane Racing Club

In the Members' Reserve

For those enjoying the raceday in the exclusive Members' Reserve, from 4pm a live acoustic duo will be playing in the Champagne Bar. Visit the complimentary beverage tasting station for a tipple. 

Perch yourself in the Tanqueray Lounge or the Members Moet Moment for a prime location and atmosphere. 

After Party on Racecourse Road | Brisbane Racing Club

Ready for the After-Party? 

Once the action on track winds down and the sun sets on another huge Spring Raceday, take a walk down Racecourse Road to explore the plethora of bars and restaurants, located directly outside the main gates of Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Hamilton Hotel, on the river-end of Racecourse Road will host the Official After-Party until late!

Best Dressed Member | Brisbane Racing Club

Best Dressed Member

For our stylish Members who can't take their eyes off the racing action to make it to Fashions On The Field, we are bringing the competition to the Champagne Bar & Members Lawn. BRC Fashion Committee Members will roam the Members' Reserve and award a dapper looking gent or fabulous lady with an on-the-spot prize. 

Pamper | Brisbane Racing Club

Complimentary Pamper Station

Keep yourself looking fresh all day with on-site complimentary make-up services in the Stradbroke Plaza. The experienced team of professional make-up artists can fix that winged eyeliner and perfect your smudged lippy after sipping some bubbles!