The City of Port Augusta Cup is the major thoroughbred race meeting for the 2017 Port Augusta Racing Club season.
Held at the Port Augusta Racecourse, the cities social event of the year, allows the club to showcase not only its major racing event but also one of South Australia's major tourism attractions - the magnificent Flinders Ranges. Furthermore it provides the club an opportunity to promote Port Augusta and South Australia's far north region.
All eight races on Cup Day are televised on Sky Racing to viewing audiences in virtually every town and city across Australia estimated to be up to 2.6 million people with the beautiful Flinders Ranges as the backdrop. There is no other race meeting in the state that can offer coverage of such a brilliant attraction.
Come and join many of our community and visitors from intrastate and interstate for a great day.