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Whilst visiting Coonawarra during summer, make sure to check out Coonawarra Vignerons Cup Day.
As one of South Australia’s most famous country racing events, the Coonawarra Vignerons Cup attracts thousands of visitors to this action-filled venue year after year.
Coonawarra Vignerons Cup Day 2023 Horse Racing Date, Penola SA
Celebrate the 40th annual 36° South Coonawarra Vignerons Cup in the exclusive 36° South Coonawarra Vignerons Marquee Precinct at the Penola Racecourse.
The 2022 event is a cocktail event offering an all-inclusive trackside package with expansive outdoor area and marquee, scattered seating, substantial cocktail style lunch and afternoon tea, betting facilities, Imperial wine auction, Super sweep, Live DJ, and a smorgasbord of Coonawarra’s finest wines to be enjoyed.
At Coonawarra Vignerons Cup Day, visitors can see some great racing as well as taste an array of locally made dishes and wines. Come to this fun-filled event and experience a fun day out with friends and family.
The Cup is held at Penola Racecourse. Visitors planning to attend this event should plan an extra day or two to take a tour throughout Mount Gambier and the surrounding region to explore the best attractions that the township has to offer. Visitors to the race day can also bring their children to this event as there are an array of kid-friendly activities.
Don’t drink and drive. There will be a free shuttle bus from the Penola town centre to the racecourse and then hop on it again for your return trip at the end of the day. Bookings not required.
In addition to racing and entertainment, the Cup also offers a quaint and stunning backdrop in which visitors can come and relax and enjoy a spectacular day.