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Winter Racing Carnival

QUEENSLAND’S PREMIUM GREYHOUND RACING CARNIVAL

A FEAST OF PRESTIGIOUS GROUP RACE ACTION

With three quarters of a million dollars in prizemoney on offer across all grades, the 2018 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival is three electrifying months of competition no greyhound owner or trainer should miss. 

We’re Racing Everywhere

The excitement of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival isn’t confined to the metropolitan region. From Bundaberg to Rockhampton, Cairns to Townsville, there’s great racing all across the State.

New origin Series

AN EXCITING NEW QUEENSLAND WINTER RACING CARNIVAL FEATURE

THE $120K 2018 ORIGIN GREYHOUND SERIES

Get ready to race for State pride! We’re introducing a blockbuster new feature race series that will get the toughest of Queensland and New South Wales hearts racing this Winter - the inaugural $120,000 Queensland vs New South Wales Origin Series for greyhounds.

An exciting addition to the QWRC calendar, this thrilling new series will consist of three races to be held at Albion Park on 12 July 2018:

  • The $50,000 2018 Origin Sprint (520m) (Qld & NSW – 4 representatives each)
  • The $50,000 2018 Origin Distance (710m) (Qld & NSW – 4 representatives each)
  • The $20,000 2018 Origin Match Race (520m) (Qld & NSW – 1 representative each)

Pitching the best from both states against each other, as invited by a joint Racing Queensland and GRNSW panel, the series champion will be the State that wins at least 2 of the 3 Origin races.

 

A Group Race Bonanza

Queensland’s premium greyhound racing season, 23 top class events - including 6 prestigious group races and the State Nationals Finals where Queensland’s sprint and distance representatives will be decided – ensures that greyhound owners, trainers and fans enjoy Australia’s best greyhound action.

regional riches

With rich Grand Prix racing at regional tracks all along the Queensland coast, all greyhound owners and trainers can share in Queensland Winter Racing carnival excitement.