From the coast line to the finish line The Streaky Bay Cup has something for everyone.
The excitement is building for The 2019 XXXXGold & Streaky Bay Community Hotel Streaky Bay Cup.
In 2019 the event will be held on Saturday 30 March at the Streaky Bay Race Course.
For many, it is the main event for the Streaky Bay Calendar. It offers that one day of the year to live it big, go crazy and wear the most daring piece you have in the wardrobe. To others, it may be just an excuse to get together, bet big and enjoy a fun day in this beautiful seaside town on the Eyre Peninsula.
The night before
The Cup carnival festivities kick off on Friday 29 March at the Streaky Bay Hotel
In the front bar “Happy Hour” from 5.30pm-7pm, Pub raffle at 7pm. Upstairs dinner from 6pm. Come just for the Calcutta or book a table for dinner with special guests yet to be announced!
The Cup Calcutta will commence approx. 8.30pm upstairs in the dining room. Bookings are essential, and places are already limited. To make a dinner booking call the hotel on 8626 1008.
If you don’t want to take the car – catch a Shuttle bus. Buses will be running to and from the track from the Streaky Bay Hotel every half hour starting from 11am with the first race starting at approx. 12:30pm.
Racegoers will experience a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with everything they need to have a great day at the race’s Punters will have access to TAB, oncourse bookmakers and the punters club.
Fashions At the Races
For the fashion conscious the 2019 Fashions at the Races competition will be a real draw card.
There are plenty of fashion prizes on offer for the Ladies:
• Best Dressed, Watch this space for prize announcements!
• Runner Up, Watch this space for prize announcements!
• The Best Millinery, Watch this space for prize announcements!
The Winner will go on to qualify for the state final.
For the Lads:
Best Dressed Male, Watch this space for prize announcements!
Trackside Marquee & Childrens Entertainment
There will be plenty of food stalls on offer and an oncourse bar that operates on a drink ticket system. Tickets can be purchased at the track where there will be eftpos facilities available.
And don’t forget to bring the kids as there will be an “children’s entertainment” marquee with activities to enjoy throughout the day including face-painting and of course the jumping castle will be there again this year.
For those who love to go to the races and enjoy a Marquee, why not book a seat in the “ “Trackside Marquee” as it’s the prime position situated right at the Winning Post.
Tickets to the Marquee are highly sought after so make sure you book a table of 10 or come as a couple – any size group can be accommodated. Entry is for 18years + with no children permitted in the Marquee.
Package includes cocktail food & drinks, entry to the track, race book, entry to the marquee, shuttle bus to and from the track.
To book Trackside Marquee
- Sue Montgomerie
- 0427 266 934
The after party
Want to continue the fun after the races are over? Catch the shuttle bus and head to the Streaky Bay Hotel for dinner from 6pm with live entertainment from 7pm.
So, come join in the fun and excitement of the Streaky Bay Cup Carnival.
Join the Conversation on instagram @streakybayracingclub
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For interview or media enquiries contact:
• Samantha Kirby
• Sponsorship & Marketing Coordinator
• 0400 654 456
*Please be aware BYO alcohol is not permitted to be brought to the track and will be confiscated. Esky checks will take place by the security staff.