Cloncurry's Equestrian Centre will burst into life on Saturday with a big day of action on the track and then on the rodeo arena.
Schumacher Park hosts the Derby Day race meeting with a five race card with the first race starting at 1.05pm and the final race at 3.40pm.
There will be a sell out crowd in attendance with fashions on the field with the instruction to wear black and white and judges will be selecting finalists from the field from noon with $3300 prizes on offer.
At the rodeo grounds timed events will start from 8am with ladies barrel, junior barrel, ladies breakaway roping, steer wrestling and team roping.
The roughstock competition will begin at 7pm with an open saddle bronc ride and an open bull ride.
There will be a shuttle bus operating to and from town for a gold coin donation starting at noon and ending after the rodeo.
There will also be camping at the grounds on Saturday night.
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