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Upcoming Racedays

Manawatu ITM Synthetic Track Raceday at RACE Awapuni
Thursday 25 July 2024
Join the action at the Manawatu ITM Synthetic Track Raceday, proudly brought to you by the Manawatu Racing Club at RACE Awapuni on Thursday 25 July 2024.
Rangitikei Racing Club's $100,000 Synthetic Innovation Raceday at RACE Awapuni
Friday 9 August 2024
$100,000 Synthetic Innovation race that will bring the best performed synthetic horses together. With three races across the country, RACE Awapuni will hold the 1400 metre race this season.
Feilding Jockey Club's Student Day at the Races at RACE Awapuni
Friday 23 August 2024
Come along and "JOIN THE ACTION", immerse yourself in the thrill of live horse racing, and watch the talented thoroughbreds as they race down our new synthetic track.
Winter Student Day at the Races at RACE Awapuni
Friday 23 August 2024
Join the action and be treated to the exclusive R18, Students Zone at RACE Awapuni! With live music and plenty of on-course entertainment.  Avoid FOMO It's a day not to be missed! 
Rangitikei Racing Club's Spring Synthetic Raceday at RACE Awapuni
Sunday 15 September 2024
Come along and "JOIN THE ACTION", immerse yourself in the thrill of live horse racing, and watch the talented thoroughbreds as they thunder down our synthetic track!
Marton Jockey Club's Synthetic Grand Final at RACE Awapuni
Sunday 6 October 2024
Come along and "JOIN THE ACTION", immerse yourself in the thrill of live horse racing, and watch the talented thoroughbreds as they race down our synthetic track.
Group 3 - Thompson Handicap Raceday at RACE Trentham
Sunday 27 October 2024
Join us for an unforgettable kickoff to the racing season at RACE Trentham on Labour Weekend!
Christmas at the Races Feat. World Famous Night Market at RACE Trentham
Friday 15 November 2024
Join us for an unforgettable experience as we celebrate the festive season at the races!
TAB Classic Raceday at RACE Trentham
Saturday 7 December 2024
TAB Classic Raceday as we kick off our Christmas at the Races season. Eat, drink and be merry at one the country's ultimate thoroughbred racing days on the calendar right here at RACE Trentham.
The Christmas Cup at RACE Trentham
Saturday 15 December 2024
Come along to celebrate the festive season in style, there's thrilling racing and hospitality options available to suit a range of racegoers. Just wanting to come along? Enjoy FREE general admission.
Manawatu Cup Raceday at RACE Trentham
Saturday 21 December 2024
Manawatu Racing Club presents the Manawatu Cup Raceday this year held at RACE Trentham. Come along to celebrate the festive season in style, there's thrilling racing and hospitality options available to suit a range of racegoers. Just wanting to come along? Enjoy FREE general admission.
Marton Jockey Club's Marton Cup Raceday at RACE Trentham
Saturday 4 January 2025
Join us for an exhilarating day of summer racing at the prestigious RACE Trentham. The MARTON JOCKEY CLUB MARTON CUP is the first raceday of January's big racing month of 2025, offering top-tier racing action, a vibrant atmosphere, and unforgettable moments.
Group One Super Saturday at RACE Trentham
Saturday 11 January 2025
Get ready for an unforgettable day at the races with our Group One Super Saturday Raceday at RACE Trentham! We proudly present an exhilarating lineup of thoroughbred racing, featuring some of the most prestigious races in the racing calendar!
NZCIS Wellington Cup Day at RACE Trentham
Saturday 18 January 2025
Get ready for a day of exhilarating racing as we present the most iconic event of the season! Brace yourself for the extraordinary $250,000 Group Three Wellington Cup!
RACE Awapuni Grand Opening Raceday
Saturday 25 January 2025
Get ready for the first turf day at RACE Awapuni!!
Marton Jockey Club's Summer Raceday at RACE Awapuni
Sunday 2 March 2025
Celebrate the second round of thoroughbred racing on RACE Awapuni's newly refurbished turf track! Experience the thrill of Summer Racing at its best on Sunday, March 2, 2025, proudly hosted by the Marton Jockey Club.
Racing & NZB Kiwi Watch Party Raceday at RACE Trentham
Saturday 8 March 2025
Kicking off the Autumn Racing Carnival. Come along and enjoy another stellar day of racing at RACE Trentham.
Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand Oaks Day at RACE Trentham
Saturday 22 March 2025
Prepare yourself for a day of unparalleled excitement and world-class racing at the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand Oaks Day at RACE Trentham. This premier event on the New Zealand racing calendar promises a thrilling experience for all attendees!