Ballarat Racecourse Tips & Latest News

Ballarat Racecourse is a Victorian country track that is big, spacious and more often than not, is a great punting track due to how fair it plays.

Ballarat hosts their Cup meeting which often draws runners from the Mackinnon Stakes and the Melbourne Spring Carnival, making the race stronger than your average country cup.

If there is a meeting on at Ballarat, we are going to have all your betting information and tips covered for your race day.

Ballarat Racecourse Bookie Promotions

Not only do our bookmaker partners frame early markets at Ballarat, they also regularly supply promotions and offers on the biggest events at Ballarat and other racing venues.

Our trusted bookmakers deliver plenty of offers, which means after you’ve read our full reviews on their platforms you should check their sites for what up to date promotions are on offer.

Ballarat Racecourse Free Bets

Due to Australian regulations bookmakers are no longer allowed to offer free bets to prospective or existing customers.

However, bookmakers do still offer money back specials which effectively amount to free bets if successful so check with your bookie to see if they are delivering Ballarat free bets.

Ballarat Racecourse Fixtures

The Ballarat fixtures are yet to be released for the new season, but the Cup is expected to be run during November.

Check out Ballarat Racing Club’s full website for a list of their full racing calendar.

Ballarat Racecourse Results

Ballarat race occasionally during the year, and over the winter months due to their synthetic surface that was prepared in 2019.

Visit our Group One races page for the latest results on the Ballarat events including an in depth look at which horses have taken out the particular races over the last 20 years.

Ballarat Racecourse Bet Of The Day

Our experts watch and analyse all Victorian country racing to help you and save you time studying the form.

All you need to do is check out in the days leading up to any Ballarat meeting and back our expert’s tips.

Ballarat Racecourse Social News

To get all the Ballarat social news your best bet is the visit the Ballarat social media channels.

Ballarat Twitter account can be found at @BallTurfClub while their Facebook page is at Ballarat Turf Club.

Ballarat Racecourse FAQ

Where is Ballarat racecourse located?

Ballarat racecourse is located 125km away from Melbourne's CBD.

How can I get to Ballarat racecourse?

Travelling by car is the best way to get to Ballarat racecourse, otherwise catching a train into the town and then travelling by car to the track. 

When do Ballarat race?

Ballarat have the ability to race all-year-round with both synthetic and turf tracks that can get them through the summer and winter months.

Can I bring food to Ballarat racecourse?

Yes, food and snacks may be brought into Ballarat racecourse.

Can I bring alcohol into Ballarat racecourse?

No, all alcohol must be purchased and consumed on the course premises.