WHAT'S ON

Racing

31 May 2019

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Friday Racing

Racing

22 Jun 2019

Mid Winter Christmas Races

Amberley conduct this popular event bringing life to the Winter season

Carnivals

03 Aug 2019

Grand National Racing Festival of Racing 2019

First day: Saturday, August 3 - Group 3, Winter Cup; Wednesday, Second day: Hospitality NZ Canterbury Grand National Hurdles; Third day: Racecourse Hotel…

Welcome to Riccarton Park

For over 160 years the Canterbury Jockey Club has been at the forefront of New Zealand racing conducting some of the most prestigious races in the country. Riccarton Park is home to 22 racedays each season with highlights including the New Zealand Cup Meeting in November, Grand National Festival of Racing (Jumps Racing) in August and the four day Autumn Racing Season.

The Clubs racing calendar is defined by.

The 2019 Grand National Festival of Racing dates are 3, 7 & 10 August while the 2019 NZ Cup Meeting is on 9, 13 & 16 November.

Vibrant and exciting racedays held throughout the year. Click and download the 2018/19 race dates file


Riccarton Park recognised the victims of the Christchurch 15 March terror attacks during the 23 March 2019 raceday. You can watch here.