Albury Gold Cup Information


The Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup Carnival is now clearly established as one of the premier country racing carnivals in Australia.   Winner of the prestigious Racing NSW award for the ‘Most Popular Country Feature Race meeting’ in 2009, 2008, 2006, 2004 and 2003.  The Albury Gold Cup is recognised as an icon event for the fast developing city of Albury.  With over $770,000 in prize money, trophies and bonuses on offer over two days with the feature race – $200,000 Listed Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup (2000m).

Carnival Dates:

The two day 2021 Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup Carnival will be held, Thursday 18th March and Friday 19th March 2021.

Race Times:

To be confirmed

Racecourse Admission:

Persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a responsible adult for entry to the course.

Travel/Accommodation Packages:

For travel and accommodation packages contact Albury Visitor Information Centre – 1300 ALBURY or visit and click through to Hot Deals and Accommodation.

How To Get There:

Martins Buses will be operating from central Albury, Lavington and Thurgoona to the racecourse between 11.00am : 2.00pm

  • Atura Albury (Dean Street)
  • QEII Square (Dean Street)
  • Myer Centrepoint (David Street)
  • Sodens Hotel (Cnr David St & Wilson St)
  • Springdale Heights Tavern (Cnr Webb St & Kaitlers Rd)
  • Centro Lavington (Griffith Road)
  • Thurgoona Plaza
  • Thurgoona Drive (opposite St Hillaire)
  • Elizabeth Mitchell Dr & Quondong Streets

For the return trip, buses will be operating from the racecourse to central Albury 4:15pm : 7:30pm dropping at Dean St, Lavington Shopping centre & Thurgoona on demand.

Cost of bus travel – $8 return or $5 one way

Car Parking:

There is limited car parking available at the racecourse. Patrons are encouraged to utilise either the bus service or taxis to get to and from the track.

After Party:

If you are looking for a great way to finish off your day, why not head to one of our Sponsors After Parties.