Doomben racecourse is very close to Eagle Farm racecourse, and like that venue is situated in Ascot which is a suburb 7km from Brisbane. Doomben racecourse was established in 1933, and in the early eighties underwent a major refurbishment. As a consequence it is now an excellent racecourse which is well worth a visit.

The Doomben Cup is held at Doomben racecourse and is now considered to be one of the best middle-distance racing events in the country. The course can be easily reached via the Doomben railway station.

Key Characteristics

Doomben is one of the tightest racecourses in Australia. With a circumference of only 1715 metres horses appear to be constantly on the turn and barrier positions are very important. The straight is only 350 metres long.

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