Winter Carnival

Our 39th Annual Winter Carnival has been cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions and the uncertainty of the near future.



General Information


First events  9.00am  

bullet Entry Fees  –  see nomination form for full details
bullet 1st, 2nd and 3rd – medals and a certificate for record breakers.
bullet Age of competitors is 10years and over as at 31st Dec 2021.
bullet Athletes may enter open events beside own age group, subject to QA age limits.
bullet When an event is not included for a particular age group, entry will be accepted for the next age group which caters for that event, subject to QA age limits.
bullet High jump events are non-scissors 12 years and over only.
bullet Registrations closing Thursday midnight 19th August 2019. All athletes to register online at  .
bullet Fee includes one day membership of Ipswich & District Athletic Club for competitors who are not registered members of a State or National Athletic Association
See you Again in August 2021

The professional gift races registrations will close with the Handicapper on Monday Midnight 16th August 2021.

  • Open Carnival – Everyone welcome – No need to be registered with an Athletic Club
 120 metre Lightning Gift of $4500
120m Geoff Jones Memorial – Back Markers who never made Lightning Gift final of $500
 U/18 Youths 120m of $800
 300m Gift of $800
Sprints, Middle Distance, Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump, Shot Put and Discus.
Events – 10 years to Masters athletes
A great day for all the family
Canteen at reasonable prices – burgers, pies, sausage rolls, hotdogs, ham and salad and salad only rolls, drinks (cans and sports), tea, coffee, etc.

Enquiries:-  (M) 0409 754 884    Email:


Special thanks go to our Sponsors.  Without their support, this Carnival would not enjoy the prestige it currently has.   Please show your appreciation by supporting our Sponsors as they have supported the Club.

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