BOULIA CAMEL RACES: 14 - 16 July 2023

14 - 16 July 2023

THE Melbourne Cup of Camel Races

What to Experience

Discover all the experiences over the 3 days of our famous Melbourne Cup of Camel Races...

The Camel Racing!

2 Days of professional camel racing!  The 1500m Cup Final is the most prestigious camel race to win in Australia!


Camel Rides

Affordable camel rides are available all weekend.

Live Entertainment

Live entertainment Friday & Saturday nights!

We had the Hillbilly Goats join us for 2022. Stay tuned for who is coming in 2023...

Helicopter Rides

Scenic Rides across Boulia from the Racecourse


Campfires are permitted at your campsite and the locals even donate  free firewood left around the grounds.

Yabby Races

Join in the fun of the Sunday afternoon yabby races.

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Fireworks Extravaganza Saturday night!

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Kids Fun

Amusements for the kids available during Saturday and Sunday. $25 Ticket for Unlimited Rides

*Min Min Light*

...and keep your eyes on the skies for the mysterious Min Min Light!  Note: image is actual eyewitness photo.

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Camel Yards

See the camels up close in the yards (not too close though!) and you may even get the chance to ask a question to the trainers and handlers. 

Camel Tagging!

This hilarious competition is completely unique to Boulia!

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Crack-up Sisters

The Crack-up Sisters are a a hilarious highlight!  See their scheduled shows, plus join their fun & games between the camel races on the racetrack.

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Fun Between Races

Put your hand up to get on the racetrack between camel races for silly games and fun (tug-o-war, tunnel ball, sack race and more)

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Hear the Jockeys & Trainers

After the race finals hear the jockeys interviewed on the track by our race caller.  Also Friday night listen to the camel trainers Q&A session.

The Bar

See you at the bar for a cold one. Our races bar overlooks the racetrack and night-time entertainment on the track.

Boulia Kids Camel Race

On Sunday watch the cute local Boulia school kids race on the track in their own camel costumes.

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Fashions on the Field

The dress code is anything from akubras to fascinators to downright silliness!  The quirkier the better we say! Join in the fun of Fashions on the Field on Saturday.

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