The Mackay Turf Club is one of Queensland’s leading Thoroughbred racing clubs, conducting over 20 mid-week races and eight feature race days throughout the year.
The Mackay Turf Club’s mission is to grow and develop horse racing in North Queensland to an exceptional standard while also providing premium entertainment and event experiences which increases attendance.
The Club operates the Ooralea Race Course, which underwent a $7.4 million upgrade to the track and facilities to position the track as one of Australia’s premier racing facilities. The course is home to a state-of-the-art Event Centre, beautifully refurbished function facilities, a world-class Strathayr race track and numerous unrivaled hospitality options.
|MACKAY TURF CLUB|
|VICE PRESIDENT:||Andrew McDonald|
|CEO Role performed by||Committee Executive|
|Racing Manager||Joe Hynes|
|Commercial Manager||Kim Tower|
|Chairman of Stewards||Racing Queensland|
|Assistant Judge||Racing Queensland|
|Assistant Starter||Peter Conway|
|Clerk of Scales||Amanda Warry|
|Swab Official||Racing Queensland|
|Clerks of Course||Regina Andrews, Steven Cook|
|Betting Steward||Racing Queensland|
|Race Announcer||Russell Leonard|
|Farrier to Club||Dave Rixon|
|Club Veterinary Surgeon||Valley Vet Surgery|
|Club Medical Officials||Queensland Ambulance Service|
|Video Supplier||Mackay Turf Club – 07 4952 1155|
|Official Photographer||Jim Law – 0438 243 302|