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.


COVID-19 Important Information

Racing Queensland has advised that all TAB and non-TAB meetings across the state will be conducted without patrons until further notice. Access will be permitted to licenced and authorised participants only. Access will not be permitted to the general public in any code, nor owners or on-course wagering providers. Please click here to read the latest information from Racing Queensland.

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

The 2020 Red Beret Hotel Cairns Cup Carnival has been rescheduled following a decision made by Racing Queensland.

The Cairns Cup is now scheduled for Friday 28th August and at this stage will be a patron-free event. We have also been allocated a feature race meeting on Sunday 1st November.

We will keep patrons informed and provide updates on the status of planning as more information and guidelines come to light. You can stay up to date via our social media pages.