Muswellbrook Cup Day
Racecourse Road, Muswellbrook, NSW, 2333, Australia
8th December 2017
The Upper Hunter's 'must attend' social event in Summer is incorporated into a progressive and exciting festival in Muswellbrook in early December for 2017. With the change in date in 2016 (away from Melbourne Cup Day) a huge success, the transformation of Muswellbrook Cup Day will continue to grow and invigorate the town providing an unforgettable experience at one of the best country racing tracks in Australia. Muswellbrook Cup Day is a gazetted half-day public holiday for residents in the Muswellbrook Shire area and provides the best of quality country racing with a relaxed summer style. The always popular Fashions On The Field will also be a major feature of Muswellbrook Cup Day showcasing great Summer racing attire with fabulous prizes on offer. The country charm of racing at Muswellbrook has not been lost despite the relative close proximity to the cities of Newcastle and Sydney. Just a short drive of under three hours from Sydney and you can experience the way country racing should be. Why not make a weekend of it and experience a host of other events and attractions.