The membership season of the Wellington Racing Club is from 1st August until 31st July the following year.


Become a Member of one of New Zealand’s oldest and most prestigious racing clubs.


New applications                                             please click here 


Renewals or to update your details        please click here 


To purchase RACE Members Punters Club shares       please click here


Membership grants you access to all race meetings at Trentham* and Awapuni Racing Centre for the season. 

Each membership includes a Guest Pass* for the season. 


Premier Membership

$175 a season 

Full Membership

$100 a season 
*excluding Wellington Cup Day

Young Member

$75 a season
For Members aged 30 or under as at the season start 1st August


The Members Stand gives you the best view in the house and is the perfect spot to experience the magic of racing. As a Member you'll be the favoured guest at some of Wellington’s greatest parties.

Nothing beats Wellington on a raceday!

Enjoy breath-taking views from the tables in the Wellington Room, set above the Winning Post and over looking a track regarded by many as as one of the best summer turfs in Australasia.

Membership of the Wellington Racing Club provides you with a thrilling day out and a unique setting to network with business associates or simply catch-up with friends and family. 

There are 11 racedays scheduled at Trentham for the season with Members’ concessions available on all days plus Reciprocal Rights to all meetings held at Awapuni Racing Centre. Membership includes gate entry and Members Stand admission for all Trentham and Awapuni Race meetings plus access to Members Parking.

Our facilities are friendly and sociable and our in-house catering has a reputation for its variety and quality. 


Upgrade to the exclusive Gold Membership

$500 a season

*$250 a guest pass for the season

In addition to the above benefits (excluding guest pass) you:

  • gain access to the Champagne Lounge at Trentham (directly adjacent to the birdcage) 

  • have an individual car park on the running rail in the Members Leger Carpark for Cup Carnival

  • are provided with dedicated outdoor seating in the Birdcage 

  • gain access to an exclusive Members Stand seating area on the first level of the grand stand "on the line"

  • are provided with a subsidised bar & light luncheon in the Champagne Lounge on all Trentham Race Days

Gold Membership can be purchased as either a single membership at $500 per Season or with a guest pass at $750. 


Ready to join the action,


New applications                                 please click here 

Renewals or to update your details     please click here 


For further information please contact:

Donna Blaikie
04 528 9611