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Harts Range Races & Bush Sports Weekend

Held annually at the Harts Range Racecourse, set in the majestic East MacDonnell ranges area, is the ‘Harts Range Bush Sports Weekend’ aka ‘Harts Range Races’.

The NT August Picnic Races Public Holiday stem from this 70 year old tradition started at the Harts Range Racecourse, 215km East of Alice Springs on the Plenty Highway.

Over 2 days of fun for all the family. Stock-horse races, rodeo, gymkhana, sports events including running races, novelty races for kids, lizard race, ladies cow tail toss, tug of war and jumping castle for the little ones.

Please note that there are no ATM facilities or mobile phone service.

Catering will be available courtesy of the Alice Springs Branch of ICPA. No alcohol is sold over the weekend BYO only. Ice will be available for sale.

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    Event date

    Monday 5 August 2019

    Entry cost

    All Tickets tickets from $40.00
    Weekend Pass $40.00 Children Under 16 Free Sunday Entry $20.00


    • Kiosk
    • Public Toilet


    Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss. Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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