What’s On


  • Pony Palms

    Pony Palms is your number one trackside music destination this spring, with live DJs presented by Heineken. Live out the golden age in our new and free Palm Springs inspired oasis ft. cocktails & poolside glamour. More info here

  • Set Mo (DJ set ft. Woodes)
    4.45pm to 5.45pm

    Pony Palms will host Set Mo’s distilled sound of a blissed-out Australian Summer. This special DJ set by one of Australia’s hottest acts will have you convinced
    ‘I belong here’.

  • Yolanda Be Cool – Pony Palms
    3.30pm to 4.45pm

    Back from hosting their hugely successful pool party series in LA, DJ duo Yolanda Be Cool will be bringing their breakthrough hits, including ‘Dance and Chant’, poolside at Pony Palms.

  • Sarah Roberts – Pony Palms
    2.00pm to 3.30pm

    If you’ve set foot on a dance floor over the past decade then you would’ve seen DJ Sarah Roberts. Sarah is set to get the party started at Pony Palms on Colgate Optic White Stakes Day!

  • Colgate #OpticWhiteSmile Competition

    Be on course and upload your best smile photos to your Facebook or Instagram with #OpticWhiteSmile for your chance to win $2,000. Click here for T&Cs

  • Pony Palms – Colgate Optic White Smile Studio

    Get glammed up at the Colgate Optic White Smile Studio, with makeup artists offering touch ups and a beauty concierge station with all the essentials.

  • Pony Palms – Private Poolside Cabana

    Dial up the poolside glamour & upgrade to a cabana featuring dedicated wait service, premium beverage package and a lavish picnic hamper. More info here.

  • TAB Country Club
    The TAB Country Club has arrived at Royal Randwick.
    Kitted out with it’s very own Heineken Bar and croquet course, it’s the place to be this Spring.

  • Colgate Photo Opportunities

    Get snapped showing off your Optic White Smile with the giant SMILE letters, or grab your friends and hop onto the Colgate Optic White Swing.

  • Everest Trophy photo moment

    Get up close with the Everest Carnival’s biggest prize.
    Who wouldn’t want a photo with a trophy that has 7,777 black diamonds?

  • Gentlemen Here to Help

    Keep an eye out for the Gentlemen Here to Help, donning bags full of all the race day essentials to fix any fashion or beauty emergency!

  • Rugby World Cup

    Don’t miss Australia’s clash against Fiji in the Rugby World Cup, with live televised coverage on various television screens throughout Royal Randwick.

  • Roving Brass Band

    Keep an eye out for our roving brass band popping up in different locations. They will keep you bopping along to their catchy tunes.

  • Integrated Travel

    All event tickets include travel to and from the races on Sydney trains, metro, buses, ferries and light rail services so leave the car at home and use public transport.

Food & Drink

  • Pony Palms – Heineken Bar

    The Heineken bar will be

    serving refreshing, ice-cold beers

    all day long. Quench your

    thirst with the official beer

    of Pony Palms, an ice-cold Heineken.

  • Pony Palms – Chandon Pop Up

    Pony Palms is the new home of the Chandon Pop Up. Enjoy a glass of Chandon or try out their range of delicious Chandon cocktails on offer, new to Royal Randwick this spring.

  • Moët & Chandon Vending Machine

    Celebrate the day with a glass of champagne or enjoy a Moët mini in the most exciting way from the Moët & Chandon Vending Machine.

  • Heineken Shannon Bar

    The Heineken Shannon Bar will be serving refreshing Heineken with Heineken VIP lines. Celebrate the official beer of Royal Randwick.

  • Malt Shovel Taphouse

    The brand new Malt Shovel Taphouse is perfect for all the beer aficionados, with a range of craft beers being served.

  • Pimm’s Horse Float
    Celebrate #Pimmsoclock at the track with the Pimm’s Horse Float serving a summertime favourite, Pimm’s on tap.

  • Canadian Club Giddy Up Club
    Enjoy a range of Canadian Club beverages including Canadian Club on tap  at the Canadian Club Giddy Up Club.

  • Food Trucks
    Grab a bite from one of Sydney’s best food truck vendors, including Food For Life, Nathans Hot Dogs & Chur Burger.

Where to watch the horses

  • Theatre of the Horse

    Assess the way a horse is prepared and ready to race at the mounting yard in the Theatre of the Horse.

  • Race Day Stalls

    Witness thoroughbreds preparing to race. The race day stalls it the place to get up close to the stars of the track throughout the day!

  • The Track

    Witness the sound of thundering hooves with 9 thrilling races, headlined by the Group 1 Colgate Optic White Stakes.


  • Moët & Chandon Garden Bar

    There’s one place for spring florals and champagne celebrations – the new Moët & Chandon Garden Bar. Full Moët & Chandon range and disco vibes from DJ Winny Clayton.

  • Members’ Marquee

    The Members exclusive marquee is back for spring! Enjoy the day with the Heineken Bar, Colgate Optic White Cover Shoot Moment and live DJ in the afternoon.

  • Moët & Chandon Celebration Package

    Pre-purchase and impress your friends with a personalised Magnum and gold goblets to toast the day! Click here to book.

  • Malt Shovel Taphouse

    Head inside the newly refurbished, Members’ exclusive Malt Shovel Taphouse, perfect for beer aficionados with a range of craft beers & rotisserie on offer.

  • Ketel One Espresso Martini Bar

    Gather all your friends and head to The Stables on level 4 to enjoy a delicious espresso martini on tap from the Ketel One Espresso Martini bar.

  • Gordon’s Pink Gin Terrace Bar

    The Gordon’s Pink Gin Terrace Bar has been revamped. Gordon’s will be serving up their signature Gordon’s Pink Gin cocktails from their new home at The Stables.

  • DJ in The Stables

    Dance to the beats of a live DJ playing the latest and greatest tunes in The Stables. The perfect place to finish your raceday in style.

  • Jim Beam Black Bourbon

    The Jim Beam Black Bourbon Bar, located in The Stables will be offering a selection of signature cocktails and beverages.

  • Gordon’s Pink Gin Members Bar

    The Gordon’s Pink Gin Members Bar is located at the back of the Official’s Stand. Try the signature Gordon’s Pink Gin cocktail!

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