A Feature Day 

Join us on Saturday 8th April to thank and remember the racing stars of Trentham (and beyond) over the last season

SALUTING OUR STARS !

In support of what has been a most exciting thoroughbred racing season, the Wellington Racing Club pay tribute to some of these great gallopers with "Salute to the Stars" raceday at Trentham.

Great horses deserve to be championed and we are delighted to have todays races at Trentham named in honour of horses
that have thrilled race-goers not just at Trentham but throughout New Zealand over the past 12 months. 

THIS YEARS STARS!

to be advised closer to the day

RACE TIMES AND GATE OPENING

First race: Approx 12.34 pm (tbc)

Last race:  Approx 4.53 pm (tbc)

Number of Races: 8

Gates open: 11.30 am

Gate admission: FREE

 

ADMISSION CHARGES

General admission: FREE

 

 Member for the day (Members Stand access) $10

Tickets can be brought on the day from the Raceday office or purchased prior to raceday. (Credit card fees may apply)

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BUY TICKETS

PUNTERS CLUB

A $5 punters Club will be operating on races 3 through the second to last. 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. 

Raceday Preview 

plus expert tips available from HERE

DUNSTAN HORSEFEEDS AUTUMN SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES 2017

More information to come

 

MEMBERS DRAW

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

A great extra incentive all RACEinc Racing Clubs members to be at Trentham! 
All you have to do is scan your Membership card to tell us that you are on course then you could win $50,000!

Simply scan in on arrival before Race 2 using your Members card (not guest card) either at the office prior to Race 1 or there will be a roving scanner through the Members stand between Race 1 and 2.
The draw with those scanned & registered will take place after Race 2 and the winner notified via the loudspeaker system then must present themselves prior to Race 3 to the race day office.
The Member must then correctly choose the winners in 4 selected races at Trentham (determined by the WRC) at least 15 minutes before the first chosen race.
If all four selections are winners, the member will take home $50 000 ! 

HOSPITALITY OPTIONS

SHARED CORPORATE BOX SPECIAL

We are celebrating the "Stars" with an exclusive offer to our Members & friends of Trentham.
For just $130 per person you will secure your place in one of our non-reserved (shared) "late Easter special" Corporate Boxes & maybe even an Egg or two left over from Easter.
A buffet meal and the standard beverage package is included, plus you get one of the best views at Trentham!

YOUR DAY AT TRENTHAM INCLUDES:

  • Course admission and entrance to the Members’ facilities and corporate box set with tables, chairs and bar leaners with race book for each guest, televisions and full views of the racecourse
  • Buffet style luncheon with dessert and afternoon tea
  • Standard beverage package
  • Private tote and toilet facilities located in the foyer immediately outside the door to your shared corporate box

PRICE: $130 per person incl gst 

**GROUP BOOKINGS AVAILABLE ** A Minimum of 15 people secures your own private corporate box at this rate.
Note that dependant on final numbers  booked, the location may be moved to the Terrace Restaurant area, still with excellent views of the track plus dedicated seating for the day.

BOOK NOW by calling 0800 TRENTHAM or email races@wellingtonracing.co.nz 

Members stand Dress Standards

THE TERRACE RESTAURANT

Located within the Members Stand (via the Wellington Room) 
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL

 Trentham’s  tiered  restaurant  with  a  stunning  outlook  over  the  Birdcage  and racetrack  within  the  Members’  Stand  showcases  our Chef’s expertise  with  a  four  course  meal.  The  dress  code is smart casual.

Your day at Trentham includes:

  • Course admission and entrance to the Members’ facilities 
  • Access to members carpark 
  • Your reserved dining with racebook for each guest and full views of the racecourse
  • Entrée served to your table
  • Buffet style main course and dessert
  • Afternoon tea platter served to your table
  • Extensive beverage service to your table (beverages not included in ticket price)
  •  Tote facilities and televisions inside the Members’ Stand
 

Only $65 per person or just $55 per person for members (Members can purchase two tickets at this price) Including Members stand access for the day

Please call 04 528 9611 (or 0800 TRENTHAM) and ask for "Terrace Restaurant Bookings" to confirm availability and bookings or email hospitality@wellingtonracing.co.nz with "Terrace Restaurant query" in the subject line

YOUR OWN CORPORATE BOX FOR THE DAY

Top Floor Members Stand

What better way to entertain on Race Day than with the impressive views from the top level of the Members stand.

Located on Level 3 of the Members Stand our 9 Corporate Boxes are prime real estate with a view second to none at Trentham.

We have a number of different capacity boxes available starting with a 15 guests minimum.

YOUR CORPORATE BOX INCLUDES:

  • Course admission and entrance to the Members facilities at Trentham
  • Access to members carparking located off Racecourse Road 
  • Your exclusive corporate box for a minimum 15 guests set with tables, chairs and bar leaners with racebooks for each guest, televisions managed by the TAB and full views of the racecourse
  • Extensive beverage service available (beverages not included  in package)
  • Plattered lunch
  • TAB betting facilities and toilets located via the foyer outside your exclusive corporate box 
 

PRICE:   From $50.00 incl gst per person (plattered lunch) or from $70 per person for a full buffet (Bronze level)

Note mínimum booking is for 15 guests and subject to availability.

Please call 04 528 9611 (or 0800 TRENTHAM) and ask for "Corporate Box Bookings" to confirm availability and bookings or email bookings@wellingtonracing.co.nz with "Corporate Box" in the subject line. 

Further information on services available from our corporate box page. 

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THE BRASSERIE RESTAURANT

Located within the Members Stand

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

OTHER HOSPITALITY OPTIONS

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)

Open from 11.00am with 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.

By car

Trentham Racecourse is located on Racecourse Road. Public parking is available on Racecourse Road and surrounding areas and public are also invited to park in the Members Car park for todays meeting. Members, Owners, Jockeys & Trainers are invited to park in the Leger Car Park at the Northern end of the course plus the forecourt. 

Click here for Google Maps

For more information please call 0800 TRENTHAM