Local Events


Below is a small collection of what's on in Wagga Wagga and the surrounding region.
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  • Friday, May 3, 2019 | MTC Wagga Wagga

    The Wagga Wagga Gold Cup Racing Carnival is a prestigious horse racing event, attracting a top field of horses, along with a 'fashions on the field' competition. It is one of the region's largest events.

    The Town Plate Day is on Thursday and offers the eight races and a track side marquee is available.

    The Wagga Gold Cup is on Friday and includes the listed Wagga Gold Cup (2000 metres). There are eight local races, and Myer Fashions on the Field.

    Private marquees are available, along with bistro meals in the Champagne Bar, the Golden View Marquee and Past the Post Marquee, as well as big screens around the course, and a band. Buses from the races available.

    Children under 18 not permitted on the premises unless in the company of a responsible adult.

    For more information: http://www.mtcwagga.com.au/

  • Saturday, May 4, 2019 | McDonalds Park

    Don't miss all the rugby league action in the 2019 season when the Canberra Raiders take on the Penrith Panthers in round eight of the season.

    Make the first weekend in May 2019 a Green and Gold celebration in Wagga Wagga. With the Gold Cup Racing Carnival two days before the match.