Saturday 26th JANUARY 2019



General admission $10

17 and under Free when accompanied by an adult

Member for a Day $20

Access to the Members Stand and Members facilities. Members Stand dress standards 

Tickets can be purchased online which include gate entry.
Tickets can also be purchased on the day from the Raceday Office but do not include gate entry.

Members can purchase up to two additional tickets for $15 each.

Gazebo spot $150

Mini Marquee $495

Terrace Restaurant Dining $65 per adult, $20 per child aged 17 & under

Corporate Box for the Day $80 per person


Get Set

A Feature Meeting

First race: Scheduled 12.32 pm *

Last race: Scheduled 4.32 pm *

Number of Races: 9 

Gates open: 10.30 am 

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. 

Download 'What's On' - coming soon 

check out the Racebook and the More FM Kids Go Racing area on the day for a list of what's on throughout the day. 


Loads of FREE activities for the Kids: 

Kids Fashion in the Field

Western horse display 

Funworx - licensed to thrill bouncy castles!

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

New World Cupcake Decorating

Petting Zoo

Fire Service display

Face Painting

Meet Greyhounds for Pets

DJ Viper Kids Sunlight Disco 

$10 Punters Club Tickets

Members Draw


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


The Wellington Cup Day, Fashion in the Field Stage will be set to let the young ones catwalk - it's the day to let our up and coming stars have the spotlight to shine!

Fabulous prizes awarded for each category:

Little Chap Wellington
Little Miss Wellington

Under 5's Parade
Dress in racewear or your favourite fancy dress outfit!

Master Wellington
Little Lady Wellington

6 - 11 Year Olds
Hands down the most popular category, pick your outfit carefully, the best dressed in racewear will take the prize out here.  

Master Teen Wellington
Miss Teen Wellington

12 - 17 Year Olds
The perfect practice before reaching the heights of Wellington Cup Day Fashion in the Field, take all aspects into account - poise, coordination, style and grace - this years winner could be you!

Register on the day, registrations will close at 2pm.

Timings are to be confirmed but will be available in the racebook.


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!



$150 - gazebo spot including general admission for 2 adults, Kids free

Sitting picnic style a gazebo is designed to fit up to 10 guests comfortably. So if you wish to have more adults in your area, additional guests will need to purchase a General Admission ticket. 


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



$495 - mini marquee for 10 guests

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.


Terrace Restaurant Dining

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

Trentham’s terraced, premier restaurant gives you a stunning outlook and provides the perfect seat to experience the magic of racing. A Premier Buffet will showcase our Chef’s expertise as they treat you to the styles of Trentham.

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Your reserved table in the precedence of the Terrace Restaurant

  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking

  • An entrée served to your table

  • Premier buffet main course and dessert

  • Afternoon tea served to your table


About the Terrace Restaurant


$65  per adult
$20  per child aged 17 and under

WRC Members may purchase two adult tickets at $55 each


To book please contact:

04 528 9611



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:

  • Your exclusive Corporate Box

  • Premier Buffet style luncheon with dessert and afternoon tea

  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking


About Corporate Boxes



$80 per person


To book please contact:

04 528 9611


Note: Minimum booking is for 15 guests.
Menu upgrades available

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Credit card fees apply. 

** Members Stand dress standards apply

For our terms & conditions for booking and ticketing please click here