Race Day

Featuring a six race program, gates open at 10am with the first race starting at around 1.30pm. Full tote and sky channel is available on-course, along with a selection of local and metropolitan bookmakers.

Racing Information

Race 1 – Class 3 HCP (1100m)
Race 2 – Picnic Maiden Plate (1100m)
Race 3 – Class B HCP (800m)
Race 4 – Clearview Bracelet (800m)
Race 5 – Bedgerabong Picnic Race Club Cup (1400m)
Race 6 – Class B HCP (1400m)

View nominations and acceptances on the Racing NSW website.


Tickets on sale from 8th January 2024 via 123 TIX at 9.00 am

Adults…………… $20.00 (Includes Free Racebook)
Children………… under 15 years Free

Gates open from 10.00am

No tickets at the gate


  • Public Bar – selling a range of beers, wines, spirits and mixed drinks from 11.30am to 10.30pm with a drink ticket system operating for quick and easy service.
  • A Second Public Bar servicing the tent sites.
  • TAB Van and Bookmakers (Local & Metropolitan)
  • Various Caterers including Takeaways, BBQ & Ice cream
  • Free parking
  • Toilets

***Strictly no BYO Alcohol or Glass***

Note: There is EFTPOS facilities available for the purchase of bar tickets only. NO CASH OUT.

Gazebo Sites

Gazebo sites are available free of charge, however bookings are essential as space is limited.

Please contact our Gazebo Site Coordinator, Tom Simmonds on 0458 572 127 to make your booking.

Strictly no BYO alcohol or glass. However, feel free to bring your own picnic and water/soft drinks etc.

***Please note there is no separate access to the gazebo site. All access is through the main gate. Vehicles will not be permitted in the gazebo site area due to safety reasons. As such all gazebos must be erected before race day.***



Bedgerabong Picnic Races is great day out for the family with great entertainment:

  • FREE kids jumping castle
  • Children supervised games and activities from 2:30 m to 4pm
  • Footraces – on the straight after the last race. Kids, Mens & Womens. Prizes to be won!
  • Fashions on the Field.
  • Raffle – look out for ticket sellers throughout the day. 
  • LIVE Music after the races finish. Ballz N All Band 

Fashions on the Field

Fashions on the field proves popular every year! Judging will take place for the following categories:

  • Bedgerabong’s Best Dressed Ladies (Open Division)
  • Bedgerabong’s Best Dressed Gentleman (Open Division)
  • Bedgerabong’s Best Headwear (Open Division)
  • Bedgerabong’s Best Dressed Local Ladies *
  • Bedgerabong’s Best Dressed Local Gentleman *
  • Bedgerabong Local Junior (Boys & Girls Under 18) *

Judging will commence after Race 2. Please make your way to the Stage next to the bar for initial judging. Final judging and the winners presentation will be held immediately after Race 3 on the track. Listen for announcements throughout the day.

  • * Local is within 100kms of Bedgerabong

Prizes to be won!


We have a limited number of Bedgerabong Hats, Caps, Stubby Holders and Bar Mats available from the ticket office at the Bar, so hurry and don’t miss out!

We will also hold an Auction of “Bedgerabong Race Day” merchandise after the footraces.