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Race at your Place

19th May 2020

You are invited to watch local racing talent compete every second Thursday at Cluden Park.  Whilst we will miss our crowds being trackside, we look forward to bringing you the thrill of racing from the comfort of your home, courtesy of our friends at Sky Racing and TAB....

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Racing and COVID-19

17th March 2020

Racing Queensland has released a media statement, which you can read here. They have advised that all TAB and non TAB meetings across the state will be conducted without patrons until further notice.  Also, RQ has designated a regional racing model to be implemented this week.  For fu...

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Celebrate your special event at Cluden Park

12th November 2019

Celebrate your special event in our beautiful air-conditioned marquee located trackside.   The Marquee can accommodate 150 (sit down) or 200 (cocktail style). The Marquee is open planned with a stunning view over Mount Stuart.  Give the TTC team a call on (07) 47782400 to book your ce...

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Master Builders Melbourne Cup Race Day

23rd October 2019

Master Builders Melbourne Cup Race Day offers guests a BIG Screen to watch the race that stops the nation, a BIG Sweepstake to pick a winner, and a chance to win BIG prizes for the best hat (male/fema...

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Pallarenda Stakes Sunday Session 27 October 2019

14th October 2019

Pallarenda Stakes is a race day like no other.   A day where you can witness world class racing while sipping on ice cold drinks and dancing to your favourite tunes.  A day where if you are lucky you can win a trifecta of prizes by picking a winner or dressing up like a winner.  ...

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New Female Jockey Facilities on the horizon

11th March 2019

Media Release - Racing Queensland  The female jockey rooms at the Townsville Turf Club will receive a $365,000 up-grade after funding was secured for the much-needed project. Earlier this ...

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Update - March 2019 Race Meet Changes

8th March 2019

Issued by Racing Queensland Due to the unavailability of Cluden Park following the recent floods, the remainder of Townsville TC race meetings in March have been be transferred to other race clubs.  The venue and program changes to the schedule are: Friday 15 March – was Townsville T...

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Update on changes to Racing Schedule Feb/March 2019

14th February 2019

Racing Queensland has confirmed the following changes to the racing schedule Cluden is back in action: The meeting scheduled for Thursday 21 February meet cancelled and, as a result,the following changes have been made to programs at race meetings in the Leichhardt and Far North regions: MACKA...

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Update on Racing - Post Floods

11th February 2019

A return to racing at the Townsville Turf Club (TTC) on February 21 is set to be postponed, allowing for track rehabilitation work at Cluden Park. Late last week TTC, in conjunction with Racing Queensland, inspected the course following the recent floods and located root growth issues, along with we...

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Face of Winter Racing Carnival

21st May 2018

Image by Matthew Gianoulis Friday 18 May 2018 Local Lady set to represent The Sport of Kings as the Face of Racing Carnival  A local face will grace the North Queensland Winter Racing Carnival branding this year, with the Townsville Turf Club announcing up and coming talent Kiara Cooper as the...

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Update To Member

25th September 2017

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Premiership winning jockey praises Townsville track

19th September 2017

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2017 Townsville Cup wrap up

18th September 2017

Thanks to everyone who attending the 2017 Matar Townsville Cup, here is a little video of the day....

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Miss World Australia Announcement

18th April 2017

“The Townsville Turf Club is thrilled to announce Miss World Australia Madeline Cowe as the Winter Racing Carnival Ambassador for 2017”  “Madeline is an outgoing, passionate Nor...

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Media Statement - Townsville turf Club get's the green light on new plan & direction

18th February 2017

Racing Queensland and the Townsville Turf Club have been working closely together on their turn-around plan in developing positive strategies about the Club’s future. As a result of these strategies, Racing Queensland has accepted the plan the Townsville Turf Club has put forward and has now ...

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Slade Amigo Exceeding Expectations

27th January 2017

Rapt owners rethink Slade Amigos' targets ...

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Townsville Turf Club CEO

25th January 2017

CEO Cazzulino makes history THE Townsville Turf Club has revealed who will take the reins in 2017, with the first woman in its history appointed to be the new CEO. Cassandra Cazzulino will step down f...

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New Partnership

9th January 2017

The Townsville Turf Club this week proudly partnered with The Golden Octopus Foundation. To bring focus to the increased need for Regional Pediatric Oncology Services, The Townsville Turf Club will award the naming rights to two live race days in 2017/2018 racing season, bringing awareness to the wo...

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Lover Overcomes all

6th January 2017

Mare storms to victory with unbeatable late charge ...

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Tyzone returns to Cluden

26th December 2016

Tyzone's time to shine ...

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