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2018 Ekka Greyhound Sweepstakes Competition

LET YOUR GREY HAVE ITS DAY

GREYHOUND SWEEPSTAKES COMPETITION

EKKA, SUNDAY 12 AUGUST 2018

HURRY! ENTRIES CLOSE FRIDAY 20 JULY

Enter your greyhound in the Greyhound Sweepstakes competition at EKKA, and enjoy the pride and camaraderie in showing, and the chance to win prizemoney and trophies as well. Entry is open to all  Greyhounds that are bred for racing, with prizemoney to be won across ALL classes.

 

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT

 www.greyhoundstakes.com

 

Prize Allocations

All Class winners will receive: Trophy, Sash and prize money - $150
All class seconds will receive: Sash and prize money - $75
All class thirds will receive : Sash and prize money - $50
All class fourths will receive: Sash and prize money - $40
Unplaced - $30

In the Entire Section

Best Entire Bitch will receive in addition: 
Trophy, Sash and prize money - $300

Best Entire Dog will receive in addition:  
Trophy, Sash and prize money - $300

Best of Breed Entire will receive in addition: 
Trophy, Rug and prize money - $400

This means that one Entire Greyhound will earn on the day:  
3 Trophies, 2 Sashes, Best of Breed Rug and prize money - $850

In the Neutered Section

Best of Breed Neutered will receive in addition: 
Trophy, Rug and prize money - $200

This means that one Neutered Greyhound will earn on the day:  
2 Trophies, 2 Sashes, Best of Breed Rug and prize money - $350

In the Other Section - Brace

First will receive: Trophy, Sash and prize money - $150
Second will receive: Sash and prize money - $75
Third will receive : Sash and prize money - $50
Fourth will receive : Sash and prize money - $40
Unplaced will receive : $30

PARKING 

Sweepstakes exhibitors will have access to closer and more convenient parking for this year’s Ekka.

Exhibitors will be able to park in the newly constructed King Street car park (max height 2.2m), just one street adjacent to where the competition will take place.

Exhibitors can then directly enter the Showgrounds through Gate 2 located adjacent to the car park before a short walk to the the sweepstakes area.

SINGLE VEHICLES ONLY – BEST PARKING

LOCATION: King Street Car Park – Cnr King Street and Alexandria Lane
OPEN: 24 hours a day
COST: $35 a day – payable on exit
BOOKING: No pre-booking, 275 parking spaces available each day of show

OTHER PARKING OPTIONS

Metro Parking, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, 20 Butterfield St, Herston
Secure Parking, Valley Metro, 230 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley
Secure Parking, McWhirters, Warner and Ballow Sts, Fortitude Valley
Secure Parking, 55 Little Edward St, Spring Hill (entry via Hope St)

 

WHO CAN ENTER?

All Greyhounds that are bred for Racing including:

• PUPS • RACEDOGS • VETERANS • RETIREES • DESEXED

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION FORM

 

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