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Apsley Racing Club

Established in 1855, the Apsley Racing Club is now the oldest surviving racing club in Victoria - even pre-dating Australia’s iconic sporting event, the Melbourne Cup. The DiGiorgio Family Wines Apsley Cup Day Racesis a great social day, full of fun and thrilling horse racing. Everyone will love it!! ARC Members are entitled to 15% discount at DGiorgio Family Winery Coonawarra.

Contact Details

P. 0478053943

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  • Apsley Cup

    Jun 07 Sun
    • Cup day
    • Fashion
    • General Admission

      $15

      Each

    • Packages from

      $15

      Per Person

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Apsley Racing Club

Established in 1855, the Apsley Racing Club is now the oldest surviving racing club in Victoria - even pre-dating Australia’s iconic sporting event, the Melbourne Cup.  
The next Apsley Racing Club event, the DiGiorgio Family Wines Apsley Cup Day Races, will be held on Saturday 22th March 2014 at the Edenhope Racecourse.It is a great social day, full of fun and thrilling horse racing. Everyone will love it!
There is an unofficial Apsley Football Club reunion for the 2014 event, see Facebook for details.
The 160th Annual Apsley Cup will take place in 2015 and promises to be a big event and filled with festivity.
Like Us On Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/apsleyracingclub

Travel & Accommodation

ADDRESS

Apsley

DISTANCE FROM MELBOURNE AIRPORT

408km

TRANSPORT TYPES

BUS

Visit: http://www.greyhound.com.au

Buses will be crossing the boarder to provide transportation between the race course and Naracoorte.

CAR
Take the Wimmera Highway towards the shire of West Wimmera, 420 kilometers north-west of Melbourne.
TRAIN
For timetables and information, visit: http://www.vline.com.au

TOURIST ATTRACTIONS

 

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Apsley a little treasure, is located half way between Melbourne and Adelaide on the Wimmera Highway, 7km from the South Australian border.

The World Heritage Naracoorte Limestone Caves and the Coonawarra Winery region lie across the border, a short drive away.

Surrounded by beautiful red gums, wetlands, flora and fauna, all found in their natural environments, Apsley is a scenic, relaxing getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Lake Bringalbert and Newlands Lake
The major natural attractions near Apsley are the two lakes - Lake Bringalbert (10 km from town) and Newlands Lake which is on the outskirts of the town. Both lakes have good picnic facilities and are known in the local area for their fishing.

Amber Ridge- Farm Shop, Nursery and Cafelocated on Providing a a rustic fine dining experience in a farm setting. Open Wednesday - Sunday 10 am - 4pm. Phone (03)55861384 or 0409486135 Located at 1852 Wimmera HWY Apsley Victoria 3319. http://www.amberridgeapsley.com/


The community looks forward to the reopening of the Border Inn Hotel and Apsley Cafe. 

LOCAL ACCOMMODATION

Ardwick Homestead - www.ardwick.com.au
1340 Wimmera Hwy, Apsley - (03) 5586 5255



APSLEY CUP

BUS TIMES

 

Departure

Time

From

Returns

NARACOORTE

11.30 AM

 sa time

Naracoorte Hotel

9.30pm

 sa time

Frances

11.30

sa time

Frances Hotel

9.30 pm

sa time

Apsley

12.30

Vic time

 

Post Office

On demand

& 10.00pm

 vic time

Edenhope

 

12.30

Vic time

Lake Wallace Hotel

 

On demand &

10.00pm

 vic time

CLUB MEMBERSHIP

Apsley Racing Club memberships are available from January 2014.

The cost is $15 for single membership.
Included in the membership is entry to the 2014 Digiorgio Family Wines Apsley Cup @ the Edenhope Racecourse on Saturday 22nd of March 2014.

Apsley Racing Club

Phone: 0478053943

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