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 2018/19 race dates This is a draft file so note dates may be subject to change.

The 2018 Grand National Racing Carnival dates are 4, 8 & 11 August while the 2018 NZ Cup Meeting is 10, 14 & 17 November.

18 May 2018

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Friday Racing

06 Jun 2018

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Wednesday Racing

23 Jun 2018

Mid Winter Christmas Races

Amberley conduct this popular event bringing life to the Winter season

04 Aug 2018

Grand National Day 1 - eStar Winter Cup

eStar Winter Cup (Group 3) and NZI Koral Steeplechase - a Premier Raceday

08 Aug 2018

Grand National Day 2 - NZ Grand National Hurdles

Hosptality NZ Canterbury Grand National Hurdles

11 Aug 2018

Grand National Day 3 - NZ Grand National Steeples

Racecourse Hotel & Motor Lodge 143rd NZ Grand National Steeplechase and Christchurch Casino Winter Classic - a Premier raceday