- Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour
- 09.09.2012 - 09.09.2012
World’s Most Travelled Trophy Sets Course towards Nyngan on the
Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour
The VRC celebrated the 10th Anniversary of its Emirates Melbourne Cup Tour and announced Nyngan is one of 26 successful tender destinations selected for the trophy’s upcoming three-month Australasian journey.
As a Tour destination, Bogan Shire will unite in anticipation of the Cup’s arrival on 9 September by engaging councils, schools, hospitals, aged-care and racing groups in community events to raise funds for local causes.
A program of events includes:
10:00am Visit to Mick Glennie and Hospital
11:30am Street Parade
12:30pm Community Fun Day at Racecourse/Showground
06:00pm Charity Dinner
There will be a display of horseracing memorabilia, bbq lunch, hobby horse races, sprint races and much more.
Contact Donna Pumpa on 02 6835 9000 for further details.