About Us

The Goondiwindi Picnic Races has been a tradition for over 50 years and has grown remarkably over the years to now be recognised as Goondiwindi’s biggest social event. The committee is made up of a group of young people that are dedicated to creating a fun day out for all. 

The Picnic Races Committee

  • President: Casey Simpson
  • Vice president: Hamish Clark
  • Vice president: Tamara Thompson
  • Treasurer: Dale Whittaker
  • Secretary: Lisa McKelvey
  • Rob Woods
  • Hannah Schurmann
  • James Rohde
  • Andrew Hughes
  • Sally Hughes
  • Jenna Childs
  • Hugo McMicking
  • Clayton Thomas
  • Erica Clark
  • Tim Gleeson
  • Geoff Webb
  • Jane Webb
  • Adam Thompson
  • Steve McKelvey
  • Ed Grummit
  • Nadia Golder
  • Shannon Talty
  • Andrew Yates
  • Chloe Lowe
  • Monique Cush
  • Tom Cush
  • Chloe Mahar
  • Hamish Brett
  • Lachlan Brennan
  • Matthew Butler
  • Alice Kenny
  • Hayley Skelly-Kennedy
  • Jemima Wixted
  • Emily O’Brien
  • Annie Horton
  • Sam Messmer

The Goondiwindi Race Club

The Goondiwindi Race Club has been racing since the early 1900’s and currently runs five race meets a year.

President: Mr Michael Watt
Treasurer: Graeme Scheu
Secretary: Michale Kindt
Promotions Officer: Michael Watt
Committee: J. Crowther, G. Makim, R. Schmidt, M. Watt , E. Cook, G. Scheu, P. Percival, S. Rossiter,
M. Oshea, R. Hunt, G. Donovan, T. Collins, R. Cairns, T. Biggers, G. McGovern, D. Mc Cormack
Club Patron: John Crowther

Race Club Dates

  •  17th April 2017 Country Queensland Showcase Raceday (Easter Monday Public Holiday)
  • Goondiwindi Raceday

Racing Information can be found on:

  • Radio Now FM – 2VM (Moree)
  • Radio 4WK (Toowoomba)
  • Goondiwindi Argus

For further information contact Michael Watt on 0428 657 053

Visit the club’s new website for more information: www.goondiwindiraces.com