Winter Carnival

Our 41st Annual Winter Carnival is to be held on Sunday 18th August 2024.



General Information


First events  8.30am  

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 of 31st Dec 2024.
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 Wednesday midday 14th August 2024. 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 2024 The professional gift races registrations will close with the Handicapper on Monday Midnight 11th August 2024.

  • Open Carnival – Everyone welcome – No need to be registered with an Athletic Club
 120m Ladies Gift of $2000
 120 metre Lightning Gift of $2000
120m Geoff Jones Memorial – Back Markers who never made Lightning Gift finals of $500
 U/18 Boys and Girls 120m of $800
 300m Gift of $1000

One Mile Gift of $1000

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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