Rockhampton Jockey Club
The Rockhampton Jockey Club was established in 1868 and races are hosted at Callaghan Park Racecourse in North Rockhampton.
The Rocky track is very much regarded as the hub of racing in Central Queensland. The Rockhampton Jockey conducts over 37 race meetings every year making it one of the largest provincial thoroughbred racing Club in Queensland.
Callaghan Park has a 2200m race track circumference with a straight of 600m giving every horse a chance.
Callaghan Park has on-course stabling for over 140 horses, 4 horse walkers, 2 training tracks and a horse pool.
The Rockhampton Cup
The Rockhampton Cup is run in July and is the feature race held during the popular Rockhampton Jockey Club Winter Racing Carnival. With prize money of $150,000 the Rockhampton Cup is a hotly contended race by both local and visiting horses.
Callaghan Park is the perfect spot for a great day out – great racing, catering, facilities and service.