Clifford Park hosts one of Queensland’s largest thoroughbred training facilities with a diverse range of services for industry stakeholders, known as the Clifford Park Training Centre.

Clifford Park Facilities:

  • Grass course proper (StrathAyr surface)
  • Inner grass (Grass Gallops / Jump Outs / Barrier Trials)
  • Synthetic cushion training track
  • Sand training track
  • Educational track with practice barriers
  • Synthetic cushion trotting track
  • Swimming Pool – key design approximately 40 meters in circumference
  • Sand rolls (2)
  • Scales for weighing
  • Wash bays (located throughout tie up stalls)
  • Tie up stalls

Operating Times:
Sand & Synthetic Tracks:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Tuesday
Race day Saturday
Sunday
Public holidays
Mid-week race meeting

3:00am to 8:30am
3:00am to 8:00am
3:00am to 8:30am
ALL TRACKS CLOSED
3:00am to 8:30am
3:00am to 8:30am

Grass Track:
Time and availability of the inside grass track for gallops is at the discretion of the Track Work Supervisor on the day.

Tuesday
Thursday
Saturday

3:00am to 8:30am (nominated horses only)
3:00am to 8:30am (nominated horses only)
3:00am to 8:30am

Swimming Pool:

Monday to Friday
Race day
Sunday
Public holidays

3:00am to 5:00pm with the exception of:
3:00am to 8:30am
6:00am to 8:30am
Pool open public holidays during normal track work hours but closed all day on Christmas Day and Good Friday.