Experience the Country Races the Donald Racing Club on Friday February 15th and get ready for a great day of Country Racing!
Enjoy all country racing has to offer at one of Victoria's premier race tracks located in the heartland of Victoria's Thoroughbred Country in an intimate setting, with sweeping views of the course. Get up close and personal with jockey’s and trainers from all over the state, whilst enjoying all of the racing action right from the Mounting Yard to the Winning Post at your leisure.
We encourage racegoers to embrace country casual; where you can enjoy backing a winner from our bars and bookmakers on course. We also offer plenty of outside grandstand seating for those looking to watch the races from a great undercover spot. Parking is FREE.
We look forward to welcoming you to Donald!
Racecourse LocationDonald Racecourse, Racecourse Road, Donald VIC
Kms From Melbourne280kms (3 hours)
By Car from MelbourneTake the Calder Freeway onto the Sunraysia Highway, turning off at Donald
By BusIf you're travelling from Melbourne, catching a Vline is recommended
Donald Motor Lodge, Donald Caravan Park, Donald Riverside Motel
Donald Hotel, Mount Jeffcott Hotel, Bullocks Head Tavern
St Arnaud Range National Park, Horsham Botanical Gardens, Grampians National Park
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Browse through our frequently asked questions including raceday information & dress standards.
Find out more about Donald & District Racing Club History, Board and Committee.
Step back in time and view and the famous names etched into the history books as past cup winners.
If you're coming to an upcoming race day, make sure you view our terms and conditions of racecourse entry.
If you're visiting the Donald Racing Club, be sure to view our track information and course characteristics.
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