HPA Family Fun Australia Day

Posted on 18th Jan 2018

The  Darwin Turf Club has prepared something special to celebrate one of the country's most important holidays. On Australia Day, everyone is invited to spend the day at the races so make sure to bring the whole family along to enjoy lots of fun-filled activities.

Organised in association with Helping People Achieve (HPA), the HPA Family Fun Australia Day will be held in the fully air-conditioned Schweppes Pavilion on Friday, the 26th of January, 2018. The event is free for everyone under 18 years old. For adults accompanying their children, the ticket cost is $15, while for seniors and students, the tickets come at a discounted price of $10 each. The gates will open at 10am so be sure to come early to enjoy lots of activities the Darwin Turf Club and the HPA have in store for everyone.

Race Day Schedule

Among the activities visitors (especially the kids) can look forward to are the jumping castle, face painting, pie eating competition, slip and slide, as well as demonstrations by balloon artists. Also included is the HPA-sponsored sausage sizzle and raffle, where you can win amazing prizes. And of course, the local races, one of the day's main events.

Adult visitors are invited to join the Ted Bailey Grandstand Luncheon, where they will be treated with a three-course luncheon and fantastic views of the track. There will also be a bar and bookie and tote facilities. The tables have reserved seating only so make sure that you book your reservations early to ensure that you'll have a spot at the luncheon. Each table can accommodate six people.

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