Larrimah Hotel And Caravan Park

A Great Place To Visit

The Day


Join us on 1st October for the Northern Territory's First Motorised Esky Race! Races start at 10am.

There will be six events with prizes to be won and a bike show and shine on Sunday 2nd Oct. There will also be a BBQ and live music on Saturday night.

The Entry for the Esky racer must be lodged with us. That can be done by phone or email. An entry fee of $40.00 applies for each Esky Racer and includes: Esky Race T-Shirt, Stubby Cooler, Sticker and entry into any elibible event. The whole family can race under one registration!

Bring your caravan, camper or pitch a tent in our caravan park or book a room. Please phone for details and bookings (08)89759931.
The proceeds from the day will go towards the Larrimah - Birdum project which will include opening the rail line and repairing the cars and wagons, for a not-for-profit tourist attraction running between Larrimah and Birdum, where the Larrimah Hotel was first built.

The Rules


  • The Esky Racers' engine must be 5.5HP or less                     
  • All Entrants in the Esky Race must register to race                
  • Driver must wear a helmet (push bike helmet or Hard hat)  
  • Esky Racer must have brakes                                                   
  • Esky must be large enough to hold a Carton                         

    The Events

There will be 6 individual races throughout the day in 3 classes - Mens, Womens, and Juniors.
The race format is: 
  1. Panther Cup          
  2. Hops Relay           
  3. Witch Way (Junior) 
  4. Larrimah LeMans   
  5. Larrimah LeGirls   
  6. Larrathon                   

Each race will vary in length and time. Ribbons are awarded immediately after the race to 1st 2nd and 3rd place runners.
Whoever has the most ribbons at the end of the day will be the Pink Panther Classic Esky Race Grand Champion. 
Trophies and prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place runners after the final race.


We have our new range of Pink Panther Classic Esky Race T-Shirts and Singlets for sale. These are premium quality cotton shirts in all sizes from 

Mens:      size S - 3XL 

Womens: size 10 -18

Shirts are $25.00ea and can be purchased in store or by phone order and posted at a cost of $10.00 per shirt.
















For those who aren't bringing your own Esky Racer, you have the opportunity to bid for a seat in these two!!

Before each race, these Esky Racers will be auctioned off so you can join in the fun!

                                      Don't Forget:


You must register your esky racer with us. That can be done by phone or email. Entries can be lodged with us by Oct 1, 2016