Come-by-Chance Picnic Races


Come-by-Chance is located about 100 kilometres north-west of Coonamble in the Walgett Shire, and about 250 kilometres from Dubbo.

The event features racing, food outlets, Fashions on the Field, kids entertainment, a live band and a fireworks display. The six-race program has AUD45,500 in prize money.

Each year the population of Come-by-Chance swells with their famous picnic races. Come and visit this tiny village and find out why it has become one of the most popular picnic races in the region!

September 2024

  • Saturday 14th


  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Coach Parking
  • Bar
  • Kiosk


  • Disabled access available, contact operator for details.