Upcoming Racedays

The New Zealand racing season as is the case in the Southern Hemisphere starts on 1st August and concludes on the 31st July the following year. Download the 2017/18 race dates

The 2017 Grand National Racing Carnival dates are 5, 9 & 12 August while the 2017 NZ Cup Meeting is 11, 15 & 18 November.

28 Oct 2017

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Zacinto Stakes / Christchurch Casino Spring Classic

11 Nov 2017

NZ Cup Day 1

Al Basti Equiworld New Zealand 2000 Guineas (Group 1) / Gold Club Metropolitan Trophy (Listed) / Yesberg Insurance Pegasus Stakes (Listed)

15 Nov 2017

NZ Cup Day 2

Coupland's Bakeries Mile (Group 2) / Lindauer Stewards Stakes (Group 3) / Valachi Downs Canterbury Breeders Stakes (Group 3)

18 Nov 2017

NZ Cup Day 3

gavelhouse.com NZ 1000 Guineas (Group 1) / Christchurch Casino 153rd NZ Cup (Group 3) / Barneswood Farm Welcome Stakes (Listed)

08 Dec 2017

Christmas at the Races - Riccarton Park

Get your Christmas event sorted!

27 Jan 2018

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Speight's Timaru Stakes