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17 11, 2018

Dunkeld Races 2018

By |2018-11-15T15:37:07+09:30November 17th, 2018|, |0 Comments

Dunkeld Race Course sits at the foot of the magnificent Grampians. Many race fans make the 283km drive from Melbourne to be absorbed in an authentic country racing experience. The course has no permanent grandstands, seating and is not even supplied with power. What makes the Dunkeld races so impressive is that everything barring the course itself is set up from scratch to host its annual Dunkeld Cup. It's the country style atmosphere that sees [...]

18 08, 2018

2018 Mount Gambier Horse Trials

By |2018-08-03T16:28:01+09:30August 18th, 2018|, |0 Comments

The 2018 Mount Gambier Horse Trials will see 170 horses converge on the Mount Gambier & Districts Pony Club grounds. The Horse Trials competition sees combinations compete across three disciplines; dressage, cross country and show jumping.  The event starts early Saturday morning, with the dressage phase.  Show Jumping and Cross Country are held on Sunday.  Mick Pineo is the Cross Country Course designer, he has been building here at Mount Gambier for several years as well as building [...]

6 01, 2018

Kongorong Rodeo

By |2017-10-05T15:45:30+09:30January 6th, 2018|, |0 Comments

Get along to the famous Kongorong Rodeo. It is the place to enjoy all a rodeo has to offer, including bull riding, barrel racing, steer wrestling, saddle bronc and more! Live music, fully catered and kids activities. Enjoy all the fun and great atmosphere. Free camping, but strictly no BYO. Keep updated on FaceBook

1 12, 2017

Mount Gambier Racing Club Twilight Gold Cup

By |2017-10-05T15:28:08+09:30December 1st, 2017|, |0 Comments

The annual Scott’s Group of Companies Mount Gambier Gold Cup will now be held on Friday 1 December, before the track undergoes a $3.3 million redevelopment, as recently announced by Thoroughbred Racing SA. The 1 December Twilight races, now coined the 2018 Scott’s Group of Companies Gold Cup, will become the final meeting at Mount Gambier prior to the redevelopment of the course. From there the course will be closed from December 2017 and will [...]