Archer Racecourse, Albatross Road

Country Championships

Come along and enjoy a day out at the races and witness all the action of the Country Championships. See our packages below to find the perfect option for the ultimate day out. If you are after something a bit more personal, like a private marquee, get in touch with our events department to find out more.

Date: Sunday 14 February
Gates open: 11:30am
Entry: Adults-$10, Seniors and Concession-$5, Children under 16 FREE
Location: Archer Racecourse, 96 Albatross Rd, South Nowra NSW 2541
Phone: 02 4421 4550


The following packages are available for patrons to enjoy a specially reserved seat on the lawn area near the enclosure and winning post.

All packages include:

  • Entry to racecourse
  • 3m x 3m Marquee Umbrella
  • Table and Chairs

4 PEOPLE -$80
6 PEOPLE – $120
8 PEOPLE – $160

*Please note, if you wish to book for less than 4 people, you will need to still purchase the 4-person

(Collection from Canteen on the day)

Mixed Mini Roll Platter – $35.00

  • Prawn, lettuce, house cocktail sauce
  • Ham & salad
  • Spiced chicken breast & salad
  • Egg & lettuce salad

Cheese & Meat Platter – $45.00

  • Selection of mixed cheeses, deli meats, Mediterranean vegetables, olives, quince paste, semi dried tomatoes and biscuit selection.

Seafood Platter – $65.00

  • 18 Oysters
  • 30 Peeled Prawns on a bed of lettuce
  • Smoked Salmon
  • Served with house made cocktail sauce and fresh lemon wedges

Special – $135 if all three platters are purchased together.


There will be a host of activities on the day appealing to racegoers of all ages.

Live Music
Patrons will be greeted at the entry gates with festive music from local Ukulele group
Nukem. Later in the day from about 4.30 onwards the entertainment will be continuing when rockers, Purple Envy take to the stage.

Fashions on the Field
Girls get ready for the return of fashions on the field!!!
It is all about the Girls. You will return to the catwalk and get to strut your creative Valentine’s Day theme outfit.
Our categories on the are:
Best Dressed Lady (35 & under – Valentine’s Day theme) and
Best Dressed Woman (over 35 – Valentine’s Day theme).
To ensure we are COVID safe, each category will be held separately between races.
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Racebook Competition
Racegoers will be afforded the opportunity to enter the SERA Championship Sweepstakes. Simply by filling out the entry form in the racebook patrons go into a barrel where 14 lucky racegoers will have the chance to share in a $5,000 prizemoney pool (subject to T&C’s refer SCTC website).

RFS Fundraiser
This time last year the Shoalhaven region was in the grips of raging bushfires. Whilst fortunately this is not the case this year the Club would like to acknowledge and recognise the efforts of our wonderful RFS. All gate proceeds raised on the day will be donated to the local RFS, and RFS volunteers will be there on the day to conduct further fundraising activities.