RACE ACTION: Mitch Hayward, 16, on Blackbeard during the Yulgilbar Station 2011 Sam Hordern Memorial Cup at the Tabulam races.
RACE ACTION: Mitch Hayward, 16, on Blackbeard during the Yulgilbar Station 2011 Sam Hordern Memorial Cup at the Tabulam races. Mireille Merlet-Shaw

One great race ends, another (lower profile one) begins

FROCKS, fun and a family- friendly day are guaranteed for the upcoming Tabulam Race Day on Saturday.

Make sure you bring your best outfit as there are major cash prizes for the best dressed lady ($700), best dressed couple ($300) and best dressed gentleman ($300).

"We also have the VIP Rooftech marquee where tickets are still available," organiser Milton King said.

"For $100 you get all-inclusive entry, cheese platters and nibbles, gourmet lunch and complimentary wine and beer."

For the kids, the Byron Bay Kids Club will be there to entertain with their usual buckets of fun for all.

"There will be fun cars, sponsored by the Dog n Bull Hotel in Bonalbo, for the bigger kids and the snow cone and ice cream van," Mr King said.

Free camping is available from Thursday to Saturday night with all amenities.

The gates open at 9am.

TAB facilities will be available from 10.30am and there is also a licensed bar.

"The main race will be at 1pm," Mr King said.

Visitors are advised to bring their own marquee or shade for the day.



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