Horse racing in the Queanbeyan region of New South Wales dates back to the 1850's. The Queanbeyan Race Club manage racing at the Queanbeyan Racecourse.
The feature racing event held at the Queanbeyan Racecourse annually is the running of the Queanbeyan Cup, a highly regarding staying event in the area. In addition to the Queanbeyan Cup, the running of the sprinting race known as The Thunderbolt is well followed and attracts quality sprinters from the region.
An average of 7 race meetings are held at the racecourse each year.
Comments Queanbeyan Racecourse is a circular track with a noticeable rise in the straight from 200 metres to the finishing post
Track Circumference 1811 metres
Length of Straight 350 metres
Queanbeyan is a city in south-eastern region of the Australian state of New South Wales, located adjacent to the ACT in the Southern Tablelands region