WHAT'S ON

Racing

06 Dec 2019

Christmas at the Races - Riccarton Park

A themed series of racedays across the country

Racing

25 Jan 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Saturday racing - Speight's Timaru Stakes

Racing

08 Feb 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Saturday Summer racing at Riccarton Park

Racing

13 Feb 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Mid Week Summer racing

Racing

21 Feb 2020

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Friday Summer racing

Racing

05 Mar 2020

Riccarton Park - Amberley Raceday

Thursday Mid Week racing

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 2020 Grand National Festival of Racing dates are 1, 5 & 8 August while the 2019 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.