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Can I reserve outdoor tables and chairs?

Yes, If you call the Secretary in advance a table will be reserved for you if available.

Where is lost property?

All lost property is returned to secretary’s office.

Smoking?

A designated smoking area is available next to Bar 1

Can I bring my children to the races? Are there any restrictions?

All children should be accompanied by an adult AT ALL TIMES

How do I get to Burgess Park Racecourse – driving, taxi or by public transport?

From Toowoomba turn left at the lights at KFC. Follow Spencer Street right to the end and you will find Burgess Park entrance. From Brisbane take the Gatton exit which will lead into Spencer Street. Parking is available on course free of charge. Gatton Taxi service is available on 54624043. Public transport is unavailable.

What time is the first race?

Usually around 1pm for a Five Race Programme. The last race is at approximately 4:30pm. If more than five races are scheduled then an earlier start maybe necessary around 12:30pm.

Can I bring alcohol onto the racecourse?

No food or alcohol can be brought onto the premises at any time.

It’s raining – how do I find out if the races are still being held?

Telephone the Secretary’s office on 5462 2850 from 9am race days

What is the dress code?

Smart casual dress regulations apply in Members areas.

What is the entry cost?

$10 on normal race days, $5.00 concession/pensioner; children under 12 accompanied by an adult are free. Gatton Cup Day - $15.00 full price; $10.00 concession/pensioner; children under 12 accompanied by an adult are free.

What time do the gates open?

The gates will be open from 11am.