State: South Australia Type: Provincial Circumference: 1850 Metres Direction: Anti – Clockwise Straight: 400 Metres Contact details: Mount Gambier Racing Club, 29693 Princes Highway, Glenburnie, SA 5291
Mount Gambier Racecourse
Mount Gambier races are held at the Allan Scott Glenburnie Racecourse which is 440 km south east of Adelaide. The Mount Gambier Racing Club holds around 15 meetings a year and is a full time training centre.
The Mount Gambier track had a $3.3 million redevelopment in 2018 which had problems because the grass wasn’t growing well enough. This meant many meetings including the Mount Gambier Gold Cup weren’t run
Major Mount Gambier Races
Major race days are a December twilight meeting, their Summer Cup held in January and the Mount Gambier Cup Carnival held in March.
There are no black-type races.
Getting to Mount Gambier Races
The best way to get to the races at Mount Gambier is to drive. It is an approx 4.5 hours drive from Adelaide or five hours from Melbourne and there is plenty of parking at the racecourse and nearby.