Upper Hunter Country

29 Mar - Muswellbrook Gold Cup Featured

When: 29 March 2019 12.00pm

Where: Muswellbrook Race Club, Muswellbrook

One of the Upper Hunter's 'must attend' social events in Autumn is incorporated into a progressive and exciting festival in Muswellbrook in late March. The Cup Carnival has moved from its Spring date to transform the ever growing Muswellbrook Cup Day to provide an unforgettable experience at one of the most picturesque country racing tracks in Australia.

Muswellbrook Cup Day is a gazetted half-day public holiday for residents in the Muswellbrook Shire area and provides the best of quality country racing with a relaxed Autumn style. The always popular JTS REALTY Fashions On The Field will also be a major feature of Muswellbrook Cup Day showcasing great Autumn racing attire with fabulous prizes on offer. ​

The country charm of racing at Muswellbrook has not been lost despite the relative close proximity to the cities of Newcastle and Sydney. Just a short drive of under 3 hrs from Sydney and you can experience authentic Country racing. Why not make a weekend of it and experience a host of other events and attractions from 24th-31st March.

Included is the Muswellbrook Cup Festival Charity Golf Day in support of the Riding For the Disabled on Thursday 28th March at the well renowned Muswellbrook Golf Club followed by the Muswellbrook Cup Calcutta at the same venue after golf is completed from 5pm. ​

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