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December calendar and programs

26 November 2021

Racing Queensland advises amendments to the December race calendar and programs.

The Townsville showgrounds will be closed during Christmas and New Year and will not race on Friday, December 24, Tuesday, December 28, and Saturday, January 1.

RQ advises the following calendar amendments throughout December:

  • Townsville Friday, December 10 transferred to Saturday, December 11;
  • Townsville Saturday, December 18 transferred to Friday, December 17;
  • Capalaba Thursday, December 23 transferred to Friday, December 24;
  • New meeting at Ipswich on Thursday, December 23;
  • Ipswich Friday, December 24 now a night meeting;
  • Rockhampton Wednesday, December 29 transferred to Tuesday, December 28;
  • New meeting at Ipswich on Wednesday, December 29;
  • Capalaba Wednesday, December 29 transferred to Thursday, December 30; and
  • New meeting at Rockhampton on Saturday, January 1.

A Christmas and New Year grading schedule will be provided in due course.

RQ also advises the following program amendments for Albion Park in December:

  • Masters 5th Grade 331m transferred from Sunday, December 5 to Monday, December 6;
  • 5th Grade Heats 710m (Class 1) added to Monday, December 20; and
  • 5th Grade Final 710m (Class 1) added to Monday, December 27.

Furthermore, there will be 5th Grade Heats 710m (Class 1) included in the programs on Monday, January 3 (Final Monday, January 10).

The full programs for December, including amendments, can be found on the Racing Queensland website here.

For more information, please contact Racing Queensland on 07 3869 9407.