Ben Bolt Race Day

The 10th August, 2019 will see five local country thoroughbred races at the Bowen Racecourse with Bowen Turf Club.  There will also be some novelty events, including: hobby horse races, tomato carting comp and melon races.  Rose Bay Resort loves getting dress-up and enjoys the social atmosphere of a Race Day in Bowen. Here are some FUN FACTS about Bowen Turf Club: Do you know what year was the first recorded race?  1846 When did the club become official? 1863 What was the main entertainment in Bowen and surrounds prior to television?  The Races Approximately how many races are there most years in Bowen? 4 to 5 If you are thinking of creating a weekend away, why not make it a Race Day Weekend.  You can always find the current races through the Bowen Turf Club Facebook page.  You can also find a new outfit locally at Coral’s City2Country Fashion Facebook page.  Rose Bay Resort accommodation is normally limited during the winter months, due to popularity of the warmer weather compared to southern areas.  However, if you are seeking absolutely beachfront which is absolutely stunning, then by all means give us a call, or contact us through the website or on Facebook, we may have something just for you.

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Here we are again, looking at yet another year of Superboats in Bowen.  Rose Bay Resort team are looking forward to the Bowen Superboats 2019.  It’s all happening at Starboard Drive on the peninsula in Bowen.  All the up-to-date information is on Facebook. Saturday 20th July is when there are markets, tomato stomp, and a Superboat race.  In the evening there is the Night Street Festival in Herbert Street. Sunday 21st July is a family fun day with two Superboat races, which include for the first time, a poker run in the middle. It is a BIG weekend for all, yet especially for our amazing volunteers.  Without their support this event wouldn’t function.  Also a special thanks to all sponsors for the event, which makes this FREE public event possible. Accommodation at Rose Bay Resort is normally booked out early for this event.  However, if you are seeking absolute beachfront which is absolutely stunning, then by all means gives us a call, we may have something just for YOU!    

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Sun & Sandy Days

There is something that happens every winter at Rose Bay Resort, Bowen.  A gold fleck in the sand becomes more predominant.  Many people have asked: “Is it gold?”  Often we have beautiful rainbows over our beach, so maybe it is from the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.  However, it actually is just the uniqueness of our beach, and the amazing minerals in the sand on our absolute beachfront, that makes it absolutely stunning. Let this winter season, be your sun and sandy days at Rose Bay Resort, Top of the Whitsundays, Bowen.  Bowen has been rated one of the top North Queensland destinations.  If you want to see our amazing beach, and come to rest, work or play, contact us on 07 47869000 to find out if we have any accommodation for you this winter season.  It is our most popular time, so don’t wait to find out, ring now.  Rose Bay Resort is the place to be.          

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