Bangalow Cup day at Ballina

The 2009 Coopers Shoot Orchards Frank Scarrabelotti Memorial Bangalow Sky Gold Cup will be held at the Ballina Racecourse on Monday. As well as a full race program, patrons can enjoy entertainment with 'Somersault', Fashions on the Field, a sprint race, boot throwing competition, lucky race book and more.

A calcutta will be held at the Bangalow Hotel on Sunday at 3pm where the 2009 Melbourne Cup will be on display as part of a national promotional tour.

People are invited to come along and have a photo taken with the cup.

Tickets to the cup are $60 and include travel to and from the racecourse, with pick-ups at Bangalow Hotel and Bangalow Bowling and Sports Club at 11.45am (a chicken and champagne breakfast is available at both venues from 11am); entry to the racecourse; entry to the Bangalow marquee and food and refreshments all day.

Tickets are available from the Bangalow Bowling and Sports Club and the Bangalow Hotel.

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