Be Near Magic Millions Gold Coast Turf Club with Waterways Apartments
Magic Millions Carnival – held each summer – is one of the premier calendar events on the Gold Coast, lasting over a week with both world-famous auctions and horse races to spectate. Just around the corner in 2020 with brand new feature races, this celebrated equestrian carnival isn’t to be missed if you’re looking to get out this summer – all set to take over the Gold Coast Turf Club near our luxury Surfers Paradise accommodation.

A straight 5-minute drive from Aquis Park Turf Club, our Surfers Paradise apartments are ideal if you want to be near all the action this January; bright, spacious and fully self-contained with everything you need on arrival, with exclusive guest facilities that include an inviting outdoor swimming pool and gym. Whether you’re tempted to soak in the full carnival or just the main event, Waterways Apartments offers your perfect stay.

Magic Millions Carnival – Summer’s Biggest Event

Magic Millions Gold Coast Carnival is the biggest event happening this summer in Queensland, boasting 12 whole days of horse auctioning and racing that will take place at the iconic Aquis Park Gold Coast Turf Club in Bundall – just outside of Surfers Paradise.

For both casual racegoers and veteran punters, Magic Millions Carnival features two back-to-back weekends of raceday action, including Magic Millions Polo and the annual Gold Coast Yearling Sale, which determines the runners for Magic Millions Raceday – the supercharged $10 million racecard – held on one of the final days of the carnival.

Here’s everything to strap in for this January 2020:

Aquis Raceday at Gold Coast Turf Club

Featuring all-new feature races to kick off the summer carnival in style, Aquis Raceday 2020 is a must-attend day at the races for anyone looking to start their Magic Millions experience early. This raceday event will complement Magic Millions Raceday on the weekend to follow, offering one full day of track racing with exquisite food, beverages and an electric atmosphere.

2YO Guineas, 3YO Guineas, Aquis Gold Nugget, Aquis Gold Coast Pearl and three exclusive Magic Millions races will be on the cards, starting in the morning with plenty to soak up as the races get underway, including grazing cuisine in the Aquis Park restaurants and a mini Fashions on the Field. Featuring a prizemoney pool of $1.5 million, don’t miss this preliminary raceday event on Saturday, January 4.

Magic Millions Polo 2020

Held in Doug Jennings Park Main Beach – a 20-minute drive from Gold Coast Turf Club – Pacific Fair Magic Millions Polo is an annual polo showcase that takes place during each Magic Millions Summer Carnival, rounding up the best eligible horses and polo players from around the globe for a thrilling match lineup on the oceanfront.

If you’re a polo fan, Magic Millions Polo 2020 is all set for the day after Aquis Raceday, where you can enjoy a full afternoon of high-action polo with live music performances, beverages, food and the chance to dress to impress. Both marquees and pavilions will be set up to provide a fantastic view of the grounds, making it a first-class spectators’ event in the build-up to the final race-day. Magic Millions Polo will be held on Sunday, January 5.

Gold Coast Yearling Sale 2020

Ready to reel in traders and bidders from all over the world, 2020 Gold Coast Yearling Sale will once again showcase the finest weanlings and yearlings in Australasia across a week-long auction at the Aquis Park Gold Coast Turf Club. In three sales lots, over 1000 vendors will be in attendance, offering the opportunity to view prospective Magic Millions Race-day runners as well as observe daily high-stakes bidding.

For bidders, spectators and anyone looking to weigh up the horses before Race-day 2020, the Gold Coast Yearling Sale is a world-famous, action-packed auction that will commence on Wednesday, January 8.

Magic Millions Race-day 2020

The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions Raceday – the spotlight event of the carnival – is where the best jockeys and auctioned horses come together across nine explosive races worth in excess of $10 million. Held at the Gold Coast Turf Club from morning to afternoon, Magic Millions Raceday is an unmissable day at the races that, in addition to the sought-after Magic Millions Classic, offers non-stop live entertainment, world-class food and beverages, Fashions on the Field and a trackside atmosphere like no other time in the year.

The 2YO Magic Millions Classic and Magic Millions 3YO Guineas are just two of the must-see races on the day, both worth more than $2 million in prizemoney with other events including Magic Millions Snippets, the 2400m Magic Millions Trophy and Magic Millions Fillies and Mares. Not to be missed, Magic Millions Raceday 2020 is all set to take place on Saturday, January 11.

Our Surfers Paradise Accommodation Near Aquis Park

A stone’s throw from the Gold Coast Turf Club, our Surfers Paradise holiday apartments on the Nerang River offers a luxury stay for all looking to enjoy Gold Coast Magic Millions Carnival 2020 in January. Available in two and three-bedroom options, our fully self-contained Surfers Paradise apartments guarantee comfort with modern amenities, spacious rooms and stunning river views, complete with perks that include an outdoor swimming pool, undercover parking and in-room WiFi access.

Both our two and three bedroom apartments feature a modern, open-plan living and dining area with a full kitchen and laundry facilities, a large Queen-sized bed in a master bedroom and a furnished private balcony that offers an overlooking view of the Nerang River. For up to 5 and 7 guests respectively, Waterways Surfers Paradise is ideal for families as well as groups of couples, friends and colleagues.

Save today – our prices are cheaper if you book directly with us. Find more information, view our exclusive rates and plan ahead for Magic Millions Carnival by just visiting Surfers Waterways.