For the past 109 years, Cannon Park has been the home of the Cairns Jockey Club and has continued its commitment to local racing making it one of the top things to do in Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef.


Next race meeting: Mark Dodge Motoring Race Day, Monday 2nd March

Racing Calendar

The Cairns Jockey Club attracts locals and visitors to Cannon Park throughout the year for Australia’s Hottest Racing.

100 Club Corporate Membership

Let the excitement of racing build awareness around your brand in a unique and social atmosphere. The Cairns Jockey Club’s most exclusive membership, capped at 100 corporate members. 
$750 + GST (fully tax deductible) 

Cairns Jockey Club Membership

The Sport of Kings! Enjoy all of the benefits, fun and excitement of racing. A place where fashion, food and fun come face to face with fillies and thoroughbreds. $160 Membership Renewal and $190 New Members.
1st January – 31st December 2020. 

Function & Event Centre

Cannon Park – not just a racecourse! Cannon Park is the perfect location to host your next event. Our 6 venues can host a small group from 50 to 1000. A small romantic wedding to a corporate event for 500, we can cater for all.

Red Beret Hotel Cairns Cup Carnival 

Superb fashion, exhilarating racing and exciting company, the Red Beret Hotel Cairns Cup Carnival is a headline event of the Cairns social calendar. An event that provides each and every racegoer the opportunity to be part of something special. In 2020 the Carnival runs from Saturday 1st August – Saturday 8th August. 

Events & Packages