A Feature Meeting

Bring the whole family along to enjoy a Sunday Roast with a spectacular difference, your dining table has views of Thoroughbred racing!

While also paying tribute to a racecourse that has a grand history with the armed forces. 

Trentham Racecourse has been used as part of the Trentham Army Camp during both World Wars, including being used as a hospital, for leaving parades and also farewell lunches.

The first major Expeditionary Force left Trentham in 1914 en-route to Egypt and then to Gallipoli with many who left failing to return.

Get Set

First race: Approx 12.52 pm (tbc*)

Last race: Approx 4.54 pm (tbc*)

Number of Races: 8

Gates open: 11.45 am

Race program and times here

 (*initial race timing schedule is normally available approx 4 weeks from the event however final timings are not confirmed until the Wednesday of the week of the event. We apologise for any inconvenience) 

$10 Punters Club Tickets

Members Draw



'Sunday Family Roast'



General admission: FREE

Be a Member for a Day (Members Stand access) $10

Tickets purchased prior to race day include gate entry. Tickets can
also be purchased on the day from the Raceday Office.

Members Stand dress standards 

All Veterans

Please report to the race day office with suitable ID to collect your "swinger" to allow complimentary Members Stand Access for the day.

Terrace Restaurant Dining $50 

A Corporate Box for the Day $80 


Terrace Restaurant
'Sunday Family Roast'

Level 1, Members Stand with first class views over the Birdcage and the track

Introduce the family to your favourite sport and all together experience the magic of racing.

Trentham’s terraced, premier restaurant gives you a stunning outlook, matched with the thrill of racing and the all day buffet, what better treat for your Sunday. 


Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Course admission
  • Racebook and pen for each guest 
  • Your reserved table in the precedence of the Terrace Restaurant
  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking
  • An entrée served to your table
  • Family Sunday Roast buffet main course and dessert
  • Afternoon tea served to your table
  • Beverage service to your table (beverages not included in ticket price)
  • Dedicated host
  • Access to the Members Stand betting facilities 

$50 per adult

$25 per child aged 14-17

$15 per child 13 and under  

To book please contact:

04 528 9611

NOTE: Wellington Racing Club Members may purchase up to two tickets at $50 pp

Credit card fees will apply

 ** Members Stand dress standards apply



Level 3, Members Stand with the best views in the house

Great for businesses, friends, sports groups or just for a spectacular day at the races. What better way to entertain with ceiling to floor windows, a Corporate Box provides the most sought after sporting views on offer. 

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Course admission
  • Your exclusive Corporate Box
  • Premier Buffet style luncheon with dessert and afternoon tea
  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking
  • Racebook and pen for each guest
  • TAB television screens inside your Box
  • Extensive beverage service available (beverages not included in price)
  • Dedicated bar, TAB Betting facilities and toilets right outside your Box

$80 per person

To book please contact:

04 528 9611

Menu upgrades available

Note: Minimum booking is for 15 guests.

Credit card fees will apply

 ** Members Stand dress standards apply

Corporate Box
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Member's Stand

Brasserie Restaurant

Casual dining, Feature buffet for $40 per person

Telford Bar & Cafe

Wellington Bar

Castletown Cafe


The Winning Post 

Barista coffee and cafe style menu

The Vines Bar and Cafe



By train

Leaving central Wellington every 30 minutes (5 minutes past and 35 minutes past the hour), approx time from City to Trentham is 40 mins. Return trains to Wellington from Trentham also leave at 5 minutes past and 35 minutes past the hour.Click here for Metlink timetables.
All trains will be stopping at departing from the western platform at Trentham (Ararino Street). Access to the course is available via the overbridge (North of the station) or via the pedestrian link to the south in line with Camp St, Granville Street, then along Racecourse Road.

By car

Trentham Racecourse is located on Racecourse Road. Public parking is available on Racecourse Road and surrounding areas. Members, Owners, Jockeys & Trainers are invited to park in the Leger Car Park at the Northern end of the course (100m past the turnstiles on Racecourse Road. Click here for Google Maps

For more information please call us on 04 528 9611

 *For our terms & conditions please Click Here 

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