Thursday 9th August
4pm – 9pm

Warm up your racing skills at the President’s Lawn Party & Calcutta.

It is a combined Members, Sponsors & VIP function to officially commence the celebrations of the 2018 Red Beret Hotel Cairns Cup Day.

Hosted by local racing identity ‘Bluey’ Forsyth and Cairns Jockey Club Vice President Jeanine Cooke, enjoy delicious canapés and a 5 hour drinks package whilst listening to special guest speakers. The night ends with our famous Calcutta.

Confirmed special guest speakers include Winx part owner Peter Tighe, 2017 Cairns Cup winning jockey Robert Thompson and other racing identities.

Located in the Mounting Yard.

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Lawn Party & Calcutta Tickets Include:

  • Canapés
  • Guest Speaker
  • Live Music
  • Beverage Package 4pm – 9pm including Beer, Wine, Sparkling & Soft Drinks

Tickets $130pp

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Thank you to our Major Sponsor

Japanese Sushi – large Varity of mixed sushi served with soy, wasabi and pickled ginger

Beer battered fish and chips with aioli

Duck and Plum Spring Rolls served in noodle boxes with Vietnamese noodle salad with sweet sesame and coriander dressing with peanuts

Arancini Balls filled with baby spinach, mushroom, semi dried tomatoes and feta cheese and served with aioli

Crumbed Camembert Cheese served with wild berry couli

Marinated Chicken skewers with capsicum, Spanish onion and served with spicy satay sauce

Thai Prawn Served on Lemon Grass and prawns wrapped in potato strings

Char Sui Pork Sliders with Asian Slaw and beef sliders with tomato bush chutney

A variety of small desserts