June 3

NT: Adelaide River Races
• Prepare to have a hoot at this traditional country race meeting at Adelaide River.
• Seven races will be held on the day along with a ‘Fashion on the Field’ event and and two-up after the races.
• Stick around for a concert and dance with live music under the stars.
www.arss.org.au

QLD: Australian Hand Cane Cutting Championships
• An outback test of skill and endurance at Home Hill Showgrounds in the Burdekin region, the sugar capital of Australia, to celebrate the dirty, back-breaking ‘Cut, Top and Load’ work of a bygone era.
• Thousands in prize money up for grabs for competitors including men’s, ladies and novice divisions.
• Spectators can walk through a paddock of burnt sugarcane.
www.burdekintourism.com.au