Winter at the Races

Get on-track to experience a great Kiwi tradition: a day at the races. Whether you’re entering Fashion in the Field, planning a fun family day out or after a flutter on the fillies, you’ll find it all at the races. Find an event near you or check out last season’s events.


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gallops BrokerWeb Risk Services Autumn Racing and Members Day at Trentham

Gates Open: 10:30 am Saturday 28 May - Trentham
Join us on Saturday 28th May for our Autumn Meeting and also celebrating the Clubs Members Day with free course entry for the public, and the annual Trentham Punters Challenge. read more >

gallops Ellerslie's Irish Raceday ft Great Northern Foal Stakes

Gates Open: 10:15 am Saturday 28 May - Ellerslie
It's a day at the races for everyone! Get your family and friends together and get to Ellerslie. Feel the thrill of the racing action as the horses thunder along the track in a bid to win one of the day's exhilarating races including the Graeme Thomson Antique Jewelers Great Northern Foal Stakes. read more >

gallops Tradies Day Out

Gates Open: 12:00 pm Thursday 02 Jun - Awapuni Park
Gather your mates together and head down to Awapuni Race Course for a great day of networking and racing action. If you want to celebrate the day in style, make sure you book a sweet hospitality package! read more >

harness Harness Jewels 2016

Gates Open: 10:00 am Saturday 04 Jun - Cambridge
It's harness racing at its finest! Get a group of friends together and head down to Cambridge Raceway for the 2016 Harness Jewels at Cambridge Raceway. You won't want to miss this thrilling racing action where champions are crowned. We'll see you on-course! read more >

gallops Ellerslie Business Partners Raceday

Saturday 04 Jun - Ellerslie
Enjoy a great day out at Ellerslie! With food and beverages available on course, along with activities for the kids, there is something for the whole family! Whether you want to spend the day in the Ellerslie stand or enjoy the sun out on the public lawn you will have close access to betting facilities and a great view of the action. read more >

gallops Positively Pink Ladies Day

Gates Open: 11:30 am Sunday 05 Jun - Wingatui
Join Wingatui Racecourse for a great day of racing and a great cause. This day will be raising money for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, so come along and show your support. Featuring the annual ABC Business Sales NZBCF Trackriders Race, there is entertainment for everyone. Gates open 11.30am read more >

gallops Grant Plumbing Winter Racing

Gates Open: 10:30 am Saturday 11 Jun - Trentham
Make sure you are at Trentham today for the first steeplechase of the season. Run on the classic "figure 8" course it is spectacular! Followed by a hurdle, todays racing provides just a taste of "jumps" before the prestigious Wellington Steeplechase and Wellington Hurdles on July 16th. read more >

greyhounds Plasterboard Ltd Duke of Edinburgh Silver Collar

Gates Open: 2:00 pm Sunday 12 Jun - Manukau Stadium
The Duke of Edinburgh Silver Collar race is run each year and is one of the sport's most coveted titles. It ran for the first time in 1971 at Kumeu, with the largest crowd of spectators ever seen at that time. The prize is a solid silver collar for the winning dog donated by the Duke of Edinburgh. read more >

gallops Lindauer Ladies Day

Gates Open: 11:00 am Wednesday 22 Jun - Pukekohe
Gather the girls and get down to Lindauer Ladies Day! If you want to treat your friends, why not book a hospitality package? You will be wined and dined while enjoying the exciting thoroughbred racing action. read more >

harness Alexandra Park Mid-Winter Christmas Night 1

Gates Open: 4:30 pm Friday 24 Jun - Alexandra Park
It's that time of the year again! Join the excitement of Mid-Winter Christmas at Alexandra Park. Enjoy a festive night out with your clients, colleagues, friends and family. There will be plenty of fine food and beverages to enjoy with your guests whilst enjoying exciting harness action. Book your hospitality package today! read more >
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