Sept 5 & 6

2014 Fashions on the Field

This year's Fashions on the Field event is bigger and better than ever! We are raising the bar in 2014 with bigger and better prizes, a new standard of judging and the running of heats and finals. Think 'the Melbourne Cup' of the Outback! Plan your best outfit and come to the track early on Cup day to be in the running to win! Head to our Fashions on the Field page for more information and regular updates.

Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour

Since 2003, the Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour has provided rural, regional and metropolitan communities across Australia and New Zealand a chance to experience the magic of the iconic trophy. Over the past 11 years, the 18-carat gold Emirates Melbourne Cup has travelled more than 345,000 kilometres, visiting 270 towns and cities and engaging tens of thousands of people. The cup will be returning to Birdsville on 22 August 2014. Stay tuned for more details and follow the conversation on twitter or instagram using the tag #PeoplesCup

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Win naming rights to a 2014 race21-Aug-2014

Imagine having one of the 2014 Black Toyota (http://www.blacktoyota.com.au/)Birdsville Races named after you (or your business) and supporting the Royal Flying Doctor Service at the same time! Well now you have the chance… simply plac..

Flying Doctor welcomes partnership with Birdsville Race Club13-Aug-2014

The Birdsville Race Club and the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) are delighted to announce the Flying Doctor as the official charity partner of the iconic Birdsville Races. RFDS (Queensland Section) CEO Mr Nino Di Marco said the Birdsvil..

Inaugural RFDS Birdsville Races Fun Run06-Aug-2014

Grab your mates together, throw on your sand shoes and join the crowd for the inaugural RFDS Birdsville Races Fun Run on Wednesday 3 September 2014. All proceeds go directly to the RFDS and participants are encouraged to raise their own funds for..

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