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.  Click and 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.

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

9 Sep 2017

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

St Peters Church Restoration Raceday

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

23 Sep 2017

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

New Zealand Bloodstock Canterbury Belle Stakes Daffodil Raceday

Riccarton Park - North Canterbury

7 Oct 2017

Riccarton Park - North Canterbury

Waimakariri Businesses North Canterbury Cup / Couplands Bakeries Mile Prelude

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

28 Oct 2017

Riccarton Park - Canterbury Jockey Club

Zacinto Stakes / Christchurch Casino Spring Classic

NZ Cup Day 1 - Al Basti Equiworld NZ 2000 Guineas

11 Nov 2017

NZ Cup Day 1 - Al Basti Equiworld NZ 2000 Guineas

Al Basti Equiworld New Zealand 2000 Guineas (Group 1) / Gold Club Metropolitan Trophy (Listed) / Yesberg Insurance Pegusus Stakes (Listed) - a Premier raceday.

NZ Cup Meeting Day 2 - Coupland's Bakeries Mile

15 Nov 2017

NZ Cup Meeting Day 2 - Coupland's Bakeries Mile

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

NZ Cup Day3 gavelhouse.com Gns/ChCh Casino NZ Cup

18 Nov 2017

NZ Cup Day3 gavelhouse.com Gns/ChCh Casino NZ Cup

A Canterbury social highlight. gavelhouse.com NZ 1000 Guineas (Group 1) / Christchurch Casino 153rd NZ Cup (Group 3) / Barneswood Farm Agistment Welcome Stakes (Listed) - an Iconic Raceday

Christmas at the Races - Riccarton Park

8 Dec 2017

Christmas at the Races - Riccarton Park

get your Christmas event sorted