The Venues

THE MAIN FESTIVAL DAY – Sunday 20th October 2019

(Please note: this is an 18 + event only, photo id will be required)

Racecourse Road, Ballina NSW 2478

The Sunday festival is held in the beautiful grounds and buildings of the Ballina Jockey Club and Function Centre.

This is a all weather event, everything is undercover.  As well as the Ballina Jockey Club building (Ground, 1st and 2nd floors), exhibitors and entertainment will be undercover in large marquees setup.

 The Ballina Jockey Club and Function Centre has a history dating over 110 years and has been an important part of the Ballina community.

Ballina Jockey Club is located at Ballina on the beautiful North Coast of NSW, approximately one hour south of the Gold Coast with Byron Bay in close proximity. We are a major regional training facility with approximately 200 horses in work at any one time.

The Club is located on the beautiful Ballina Racecourse on Racecourse Road and combines the picturesque location with our desire to provide attentive, friendly service.

ASAHI – AFTER DARK GALA DINNER – Friday 18th October 2019

240 River Street, Ballina NSW 2478


The gala dinner is held in the newly renovated Ballina RSL Club, River St, Ballina.

The beautiful location on the river, superb food and recent refurbishment makes this a state of the art venue for our Gala Dinner evening.

The RSL Club is well known for its award-winning cuisine. Executive Chef Blake Seymour has created mouth-watering event menus that showcase the regions finest produce.

The stunning contemporary interiors are stylish and chic yet inviting, relaxing and comfortable… it’s a whole new lifestyle experience!… and, with this fabulous location, could the views be more breathtaking?

The RSL Club also includes the Combined Services Museum. Military memorabilia is displayed on the Museum, with pieces from the Boer War through to more recent Peace Keeping deployments. The displays include hundreds of artefacts, medals, original documents, uniforms, photographs and paintings, models, replicas and DVD documentary presentation.

 Zoom in on the map to view the Ballina Jockey Club and Ballina RSL Club