Festival of Horsepower


Get revved up for the Festival of Horsepower, an action-packed lineup of events to entertain the entire family, taking place in the City of Ipswich throughout the month of June.

This exciting month-long festival includes thrilling horse racing and motorsport championship events that are sure to captivate audiences.

Festival of Horsepower Ipswich

For horse racing enthusiasts, don't miss out on the excitement of the TAB Ipswich Cup at the Ipswich Turf Club, which is one of Australia's biggest regional race days. Secure your spot in the Festival of Horsepower Marquee, situated on the home straight, by booking your tickets now!

Festival of Horsepower Ipswich

Are you an avid motorsport fan? Then get set for an exhilarating experience filled with high-speed thrills at the Gulf Western Oil Winternationals, the largest championship drag racing event held outside of North America. 

Festival of Horsepower Ipswich

Featuring an array of impressive vehicles, from the awe-inspiring flame-throwing Top Fuelers reaching speeds of 500km/h to the exciting Junior Dragsters, over four action-packed days, more than 500 cars and motorcycles will hit the track, delivering non-stop excitement for all attendees.

Festival of Horsepower Ipswich

Experience the ultimate racing extravaganza at Queensland Raceway with 2 Days of Thunder, featuring heart-pumping, high-speed action from some of the most awe-inspiring and fastest categories thundering around the track, and plenty of exciting activities to see and do.

Need to know - Throughout the month, you'll also have the opportunity to take part in thrilling V8 Experiences, recreational ride days, and other exhilarating events.

Ipswich City Council is a valued partner of Must Do Brisbane.com

Festival of Horsepower 


Jun 1-30


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