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Racing Queensland has developed a COVID-19 repository to assist clubs, participants and the general public with relevant information during the global pandemic.

During this time, RQ will post the latest information – and updates – to this page.

The Queensland Government has advised that racing clubs should now follow the COVID Safe Checklist for Restricted Businesses.

The COVID Safe Checklist outlines the control measures that need to be implemented by racing clubs to keep staff and customers COVID safe, and to ensure consistency between different industry sectors.

Clubs must ensure that a signed copy of the Checklist is displayed at their premises.

Clubs should refer to the resources below for specific guidance on implementing each element of the Checklist. They are:

If you or someone you know is suffering from COVID-19 symptoms or is otherwise unwell, please consult the Government’s latest health information via the links provided.

Participants are reminded to check the Queensland Government website for latest updates in relation to border restrictions.

Last updated: July 31, 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARCHIVED NEWS

INDUSTRY

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (July 30, 2021)

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (July 23, 2021)

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (July 16, 2021)

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (July 4, 2021)

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (July 2, 2021)

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (June 29, 2021)

Outdoor areas update - April 15, 2021

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (April 1, 2021)

Patrons to return to SEQ race meetings

COVID-19 Racing Code Protocol addendum (March 29, 2021)

RQ statement on Greater Brisbane lockdown (March)

Inter-state horse movement declaration

Racing Code Protocols Stage 6 Addendum

RQ statement on Greater Brisbane lockdown

Media access at SEQ racing facilities

Update for licensed participants who have been in Victoria on or since December 21, 2020

Queensland Health update for industry participants

RQ COVID-19 camping protocols

Border zone declaration

2019/20 harness racing season extension

Minimum riding weights to be restored

Inter-state participant protocols

Patrons permitted to return to Queensland racecourses

Designated racing regions to conclude

Updated media access at Queensland racing venues

COVID-Safe App

RQ biosecurity video

QRIC launch COVID-19 page

RQ to provide club funding

Media access at Queensland racing facilities

Racecourse temperature testing

Transferal of racing animals between zones

Important RQ payment procedures

RQ introduces self-isolation period

RQ industry update on COVID-19 - race meets to continue

RQ advises patron-free racing

 

THOROUGHBREDS

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - July 23, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - July 15, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - July 2, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 30, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 27, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 26, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 24, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 19, 2021 - V2

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 19, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 11, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - June 4, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocol - May 27, 2021

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols - effective February 27

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols - effective February 19

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols - effective February 13

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols - effective February 6

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols - effective February 1

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols Stage 6 - effective January 25

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols Stage 6 - effective January 6

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols Stage 6

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols Stage 5

Updated RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols Stage 3

RQ COVID 19 Thoroughbred Protocols Stage 2 Racing Areas

RQ COVID-19 Thoroughbred Protocols (Stage 2) - Supplementary

RQ announces revised thoroughbred protocols

Updated RQ designated racing regions - thoroughbreds

Updated RQ thoroughbred movement protocols

Updated RQ jockey regions

RQ May - June 2020 Race Dates Schedule

RQ thoroughbred raceday protocols

RQ Recommdended Protocols for Racehorse Movement - COVID-19

Regional & Interstate Horse Movement Declaration - COVID-19

Transportation of thoroughbred horses

Capricornia Yearling Sales postponed

RQ raises minimum riding weights during COVID-19

Permitted on-course personnel for Thoroughbreds during COVID-19

 

GREYHOUNDS

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - July 23, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - July 15, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - July 2, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 30, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 27, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 26, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 24, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 19, 2021 - V2

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 19, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 11, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - June 4, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Greyhound Protocol - May 27, 2021

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols - effective February 27

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols - effective February 19

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols - effective February 13

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols - effective February 6

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols - effective February 1

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols Stage 6 - effective January 25

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols Stage 6 - effective January 6

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols Stage 6

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols Stage 5

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols Stage 3

RQ COVID 19 Greyhound Protocols Stage 2 Racing Areas

Updated RQ greyhound protocols

RQ greyhound raceday protocols

Transportation of greyhounds in Queensland

Open letter from Greyhounds Australasia

Temperature testing for greyhound participants

Latest COVID-19 information for greyhounds

Ipswich Greyhound Auction Series postponed

Capalaba program changes for March 29

Inter-state greyhound nominations

Important COVID-19 information for greyhound racing

2020 TAB Queensland Greyhound Awards Postponed

 

HARNESS

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - July 23, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - July 15, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - July 2, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 30, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 27, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 26, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 24, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 19, 2021 - V2

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 19, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 11, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - June 4, 2021

RQ COVID-19 Harness Protocol - May 27, 2021

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols - effective February 27

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols - effective February 19

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols - effective February 13

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols - effective February 6

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols - effective February 1

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols Stage 6 - effective January 25

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols Stage 6 - effective January 6

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols Stage 6

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols Stage 5

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols Stage 3

RQ COVID 19 Harness Protocols Stage 2 Racing Areas

Revised biosecurity measures for harness racing

Updated RQ harness protocols

RQ harness raceday protocols

Permitted inter-state conditions for standardbreds

Revised harness racing features

Temperature testing for harness participants

Claiming races removed from harness programs

Redcliffe Yearling Sales on hold

Important COVID-19 information for harness racing

Permitted on-course personnel for Harness Racing during COVID-19