WHAT'S ON

Racing

18 Apr 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Coca Cola Canterbury Gold Cup / NZ Bloodstock Warstep Stakes - Day 3 of the Autumn Racing Season. CANCELLED

Racing

02 May 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Daphne Bannan Memorial Great Easter Stakes / Berkley Stud Champagne Stakes - Day 4 of the Autumn Racing Season. UNLIKELY TO PROCEED

Racing

30 May 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

The close of the Autumn Racing Season. UNLIKELY TO PROCEED

Racing

20 Jun 2020

Mid Winter Christmas Races

Amberley conduct this popular event bringing life to the Winter season. UNLIKELY TO PROCEED

Fashion

14 Nov 2020

Fashion in the Field - November Event - 2020 details here when available

The Mondo Travel / Emirates Airline / Millennium Hotels and Resorts "Fashion in the Field "event.

Welcome to Riccarton Park

Latest information -  1 April for the NZTR Update and the latest communication.

Previous NZTR release 23 March 2020 - now in lockdown from Tuesday for 4 weeks to 24 April

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 2020 Grand National Festival of Racing dates are 1, 5 & 8 August while the 2020 NZ Cup Meeting is on 7, 11 & 14 November.

Vibrant and exciting racedays held throughout the year. Download the 2019/20 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.