What is included with our ticket?
All tickets include entry into the Kulin Bush Races, all entertainment across the weekend (including kids entertainment and live bands), access to amenities, food outlets, bar and camping Friday & Saturday night.
Are kids free?
Children under 13 are free, children 13-17 are $10 each for entry to the event.
Is there entertainment for kids?
YES! We have loads of entertainment for kids across the weekend including a Spider Mountain, Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, Kids Activity Tent, Old McDonald’s Farm, Clydesdales and much more.
How much is Camping?
Camping on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th is free. If you wish to come earlier than Friday night a camping fee of $30.00 per vehicle, per night payable by cash only at the gate. (Gates are maned from Wednesday)
Can we reserve a camping spot for the weekend?
No unfortunately the camping is allocated on arrival and it is a case of first in best dressed.
Are dogs or pets allowed into the event or camping grounds?
No unfortunately pets are not allowed at the Kulin Bush Races event, this includes the camping area at the track.
Can we bring a generator to power our camp?
Generators are not allowed to run in the camping area and we appreciate your respect for other campers.
What type of amenities are available?
Hot Showers and clean toilets are available to all attending the event.
How far is the closest fuel station?
Unleaded fuel and diesel is available at the fuel facility located in Kulin which is 15km from the track (event).
Is there EFTPOS available?
Yes EFTPOS is available at the track on Friday night and Saturday from 10am.
When is the first race run on Saturday?
The first races commences at 12:30pm with the barrel race competition commencing prior to this.
When is the last race?
The last race is at approximately 5pm.
What time do the fireworks start?
The fireworks commence at 8pm on Saturday night.
Can we BYO alcohol?
No, Kulin Bush Races is a NON BYO event – this includes the camping area.
Is there a bus to and from the racetrack into Kulin?
Yes, there is a free bus service with the last bus to town being at 12.30am. Times for the free bus will be in the Race Book and are also published on our website.
Is there food available?
Yes, there is food available for purchase across the whole weekend.
Other event details
Friday 5th – Race Track – Bar open 3pm-11pm, Food including Lamb shanks-Fish/Chips- Live
Entertainment with Tom & Russel playing in the Wine Bar. Tin Horse Races – Proceeds to RFDS.
Saturday 6th – JILAKIN RACE TRACK 8.30am Camp Hart Memorial Service Saturday morning 8AM,
Horse & Barrel Racing, Opening Parade 12pm, Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, Kids Activity Tent, Old
McDonald’s Farm, Clydesdales, Bungee run, Fantastic Wine, Country Cuisine, Two Up, Fireworks &
Music till 1am.
Sunday 7th – 6am Great Aussie Revival Breakfast