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 Trades Day

Gates Open: 11:00 am Friday 06 May - Pukekohe
Round up the boys, take a half day on Friday and have a few cold ones at the races! If you want to upgrade your raceday experience, book a spot in the Oaks Lounge. You'll enjoy delicious food and the best views of the track. read more >

gallops Autumn Racing Season Day 4 - Premier Raceday

Gates Open: Saturday 07 May - Riccarton Park
Head along to Riccarton Park for a great day of racing. Make a day of it: Reserve your spot on-course in one of the popular Grand National Reserve or Show Gate Reserve Car Parks to secure a prime spot for the D Reynolds Electrical Great Easter Stakes and Berkley Stud Champagne Stakes. read more >

gallops Preston Russell Law Wairio Cup

Gates Open: 10:30 am Sunday 15 May - Invercargill
Join Wairio Jockey Club on 15 May for a day of exciting racing action. Keep warm while you watch some great thoroughbred racing. The day features the running of the $25,000 Preston Russell Law Wairio Cup and plenty of entertainment. Gather your friends and get on-course for this awesome day out. read more >

gallops James Bull Rangitikei Gold Cup - Pink Ribbon Raceday

Gates Open: 11:30 am Saturday 21 May - Awapuni Park
Join Awapuni Racing Club for the 142nd running of the historic $50,000 James Bull Rangitikei Gold Cup Day. With nine races on the cards and plenty of off-track entertainment, it is guaranteed to be a great day out. Book your hospitality now! read more >

gallops Business Lunch at The Races

Gates Open: 11:00 am Wednesday 25 May - Pukekohe
Want to thank your clients, suppliers or staff for the all of their hardwork? Bring them to the races to enjoy lunch and wine while watching some fine thoroughbred racing! read more >

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 >
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