A Spectacular Picnic Horse Racing Event on 4 Mile Beach

Showcasing the best beach in Australia, featuring a four hour entertainment package with a series of horse races run in a Picnic Racing Day format. Races start at 11.15am.

Races will consist of Breed categories for the horses, for example Arabs, Quarter horse, Non racing Thoroughbreds and the ‘Furry Hooves’ Race for the large draft breeds, plus a fun kids and ponies race.

Port Douglas Beach Picnic Races aim to provide a fun racing carnival like atmosphere with features like glamorous Fashions on the Beach, local music performers, markets, Kids play area, food stalls, fun “Picnic Games” free to the public to participate in and, of course, the Horse Races.