Ladbrokes Pioneer Park Racecourse

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Open Hours: Office hours- Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm. On race days- Saturday & Sunday, gates open from 12pm to 6pm.

Home of thoroughbred horse racing action in the red centre of Australia. Pioneer Park Racecourse has all the thrills and spills of Randwick Racecourse only in the Desert. With 33 race meetings per year, the team at the Alice Springs Turf Club have always got something exciting happening for families, party fanatics and of course, the racing enthusiast!


Located 7km south of the Alice Springs CBD, Ladbrokes Pioneer Park features spectacular views of the MacDonnell Ranges and plenty of first class racing action.

Come out to enjoy a day at the races for a wonderful Central Australian experience. Full bar, canteen and TAB facilities are available each race day, or bring a picnic and enjoy an afternoon on the lawns.

Mark you calendar for the 2020 Ladbrokes Alice Springs Cup Carnival in April and May 2020! Including Ladies Day, Family Day, Young Guns Day, Pioneer Sprint Day and culminating with the running of the Ladbrokes Alice Springs Cup, you won't want to miss out on all the great racing action and the spectacular Carnival atmosphere!


Map & Directions

South Stuart Highway, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870 Australia


Just a few minutes out of Alice Springs CBD on the South Stuart Highway.

From town, head South toward the Alice Springs Airport, driving through Heavitree Gap. Pioneer Park Racecourse gates will be on the left, between Karnte Rd and Heath Rd at The Alice Springs Turf Club.

Phone 08 8952 4977


Sunday December 18th 2016- "MAD HARRYS CHRISTMAS RACE DAY"

Come and have a punt on a ruffie and enjoy the Central Australian Racing scene at Pioneer Park. Great family friendly environment. There will be a visit from Santa and a free gift for every child on course. We have Icy Poles to give away, kindly donated by PhotosbyNikki and the Cubs Baseball Club will be holding a BBQ fund raiser.

Gates Open @ 1 pm, Five (5) Local Races. Full Bar and TAB facilities available.


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