Bring a picnic and pitch up on the Trentham Lawn or treat yourselves to a Mini Marquee with a guaranteed great view of the track.

RACE TIMES AND GATE OPENING

First race: approx 12.48 pm (tbc*)

Last race: approx 5.00 pm (tbc*)

Number of Races: 8 

Gates open: 11.00am 

Race program and times here

Activities available from 12 noon

 

(*initial race timing schedule is normally available approx 4 weeks from the event however final timings are not confirmed until the Wednesday of the week of the event. We apologise for any inconvenience) 

FEATURING: 

Kids Fashion in the Field

Natural horsemanship display and tricks

Funworx - licensed to thrill!

  • Iron Man Challenge
  • King of the Mountain
  • Wrecking Ball Challenge
  • Jurassic Adventure Obstacle Course
  • Water Slide

New World Cupcake Decorating

Rural Trading Post Petting Zoo

Fire Service display

Enchanted Disney Entertainers

Face Painting

Meet Greyhounds for Pets

 

ADMISSION CHARGES

(CREDIT CARD FEES MAY APPLY)

General Admission $10 

17 and under Free when accompanied by an adult

BUY TICKETS

Be a Member for a Day (Members Stand access) $20

Members Stand tickets can be purchased for $20 each (Non Members) or Members can purchase up to two additional tickets for $15 each. Tickets purchased prior to race day include gate entry. Tickets can also be purchased on the day from the Raceday office but do not include gate entry.

Members Stand dress standards 

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MEMBERS DRAW

A Member on course could win $50 000! But you must be here to win! 

Find out more 

PUNTERS CLUB

A $5 punters Club will be operating on races 3 through to the second to last race. Tickets will be available from the race day office and various totes around the course. A great way to have a little flutter without having to study the form. 

Family Day Punters
 

Mini Marquee 

Your reserved marquee in front of the Public Stand with unlimited track views

Upgrade your favourite family raceday with a mini marquee, set with tables and chairs for ten guests. Don’t miss a minute of the action with perfect views of the horses parading the birdcage and thundering down the finishing straight. And better still, with your reserved spot – no need to worry about arriving early to save a space. 

Your day at Wellington Races includes: 

  • Course admission
  • Racebook and pen
  • Your reserved mini marquee with table and chairs
  • A drink on arrival to set the mood for the day
  • A bottle of water

 

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PRICE:

$495 - mini marquee for 10 guests

NOTE:

Mini marquees are designed to cater for 10 guests with table and chairs comfortably. Multiple mini marquees can be purchased with guaranteed placement next to each other and dividing walls removed to create one ‘space’ for your party within the village.

Credit card fees will apply

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Gazebo Spot 

Your reserved gazebo in front of the Public Stand with prime track views

Enjoy family day your way with a little less hassle. Don’t worry about arriving early to save a spot, your gazebo will be ready and waiting on a lovely patch of grass with perfect track views. Just bring your picnic and some seats and that’s your raceday sorted!

Your day at Wellington Races includes: 

  • Course admission
  • Your reserved gazebo and track view

BUY TICKETS

 

PRICE:

$195 - gazebo for 10 guests

NOTE:

Sitting picnic style a gazebo is designed to fit up to 10 guests comfortably.

Credit card fees will apply

 

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Terrace Restaurant Dining

Level 1, Members Stand with first class views over the Birdcage and the track

Treat the family to Trentham’s terraced, premier restaurant, giving the little ones the perfect view over the birdcage to experience the magic of racing. A Feature Buffet designed with all the family favourites will go down a treat! 

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Course admission
  • Racebook and pen for each guest 
  • Your reserved seat and table for guests in the precedence of the Terrace Restaurant
  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking
  • A reserved table for you and your guests
  • An entrée served to your table
  • Feature Buffet main course and dessert
  • Afternoon tea served to your table
  • Beverage service to your table (beverages not included in ticket price)
  • Dedicated host
  • Access to the Members Stand Betting facilities 
 To book please contact:
race@swellingtonracing.co.nz
04 528 9611

Price: 

$65.00 per adult
$45.00 per child aged 14-17
$30.00 per child 13 and under  

Family Feature Buffet

Note: Wellington Racing Club Members may purchase up to two tickets at $55 pp

Credit card fees will apply

** Kids pricing on offer

 ** Members Stand dress standards apply

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YOUR OWN CORPORATE BOX FOR THE DAY

Level 3, Members Stand with the best views in the house

Great for businesses, friends, sports groups or just for a spectacular day at the races. What better way to entertain with ceiling to floor windows, a Corporate Box provides the most sought after sporting views on offer. 

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Course admission
  • Your exclusive Corporate Box for a minimum 15 guests (to a maximum of 70) set with tables, chairs and bar-leaners. Lift access available.
  • Premier Buffet style luncheon with dessert and afternoon tea
  • Access to the Members** facilities at Trentham
  • Access to members carparking located off Racecourse Road for your guests
  • Racebook and pen for each guest
  • TAB television screens inside your Box
  • Extensive beverage service available (beverages not included in price)
  • TAB Betting facilities plus toilets located via the foyer outside your exclusive Corporate Box

To book please contact:

races@wellingtonracing.co.nz

04 528 9611

 

Price: 

$80.00 per person

Premier Buffet

Menu upgrades available

Note: Minimum booking is for 15 guests.

Credit card fees will apply

 ** Members Stand dress standards apply

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MORE HOSPITALITY OPTIONS

BRASSERIE RESTAURANT:

Located within the Members Stand

Casual Dining on the first level of the Members stand (via the Wellington Room) for only $40 per person. 
Please note you must have access to the members stand

THE WINNING POST KIOSK: Ground Floor Members Stand. Outside seating and open to the public

Barista coffee and cafe style menu

THE VINES CAFE & BAR: Ground Floor Public Stand

Cafe style food plus your favourite Hot Dogs, chips, sandwiches etc

TELFORD CAFE & BAR: Located Ground Floor Members Stand (South end)

Cafe style food plus your favourite Hot Dogs, chips, sandwiches etc. 
Please note you must have access to the members stand

WELLINGTON ROOM & CASTLETOWN CAFE: Located First Floor Members Stand (South end)

Bar facilities and Cafe style food available.
Please note you must have access to the members stand

THE MILLING FLOOR: Located 2nd Floor Members Stand

Open for our Members with excellent access to the top level of the stand.

 

GETTING TO TRENTHAM

By train

Leaving central Wellington every 30 minutes (5 minutes past and 35 minutes past the hour), approx time from City to Trentham is 40 mins. Return trains to Wellington from Trentham also leave at 5 minutes past and 35 minutes past the hour.Click here for Metlink timetables.
All trains will be stopping at departing from the western platform at Trentham (Ararino Street). Access to the course is available via the overbridge (North of the station) or via the pedestrian link to the south in line with Camp St, Granville Street, then along Racecourse Road.

By car

Trentham Racecourse is located on Racecourse Road. Public parking is available on Racecourse Road and surrounding areas. Members, Owners, Jockeys & Trainers are invited to park in the Leger Car Park at the Northern end of the course (100m past the turnstiles on Racecourse Road. Click here for Google Maps

Race Program is still to be confirmed

For more information please call us on 04 528 9611

 

*For our terms & conditions please Click Here 

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