Christmas at the Races

It is time to treat yourself and the team! Take the opportunity to relax, have fun and celebrate the festive season in style.

Christmas at the Races is a day full of festive entertainment, live music, delicious feasts, bubbles and brews completed with an electric atmosphere and the thrill of thoroughbred racing.


1. Rally the troops

2. Pick the fabulous package which suits you best

3. Sit back, relax and let us organise the entire party for you!


Choose from one of our fantastic festive packages for a cracker day at Wellington Racing Club's Christmas at the Races.


Hospitality packages

Upgrade your raceday now and book in one of our festive hospitality packages for the ultimate
Christmas party experience!
All hospitality packages include course admission, water, racebook, pen and dedicated betting
facilities, bar facilities, security and hosts.

View hospitality map 

View racecourse map here

View hospitality brochure here

To enquire please contact:
04 528 9611



For our terms and conditions for booking and ticketing please click here.

Thank you to our splendid sponsor:

latest info


A Premier Meeting

Gates open: 11:00am (TBC)

First race: 12:45 pm (TBC)

Last race: 5:30 pm (TBC)

Number of races: 9 (TBC)

Reserved hospitality open: 11:30 am (TBC)

Race program and times here

 *Initial race timing schedule is normally available approx 4 weeks from the race day however final timings are not confirmed until the Wednesday of the week of the event.


The $200,000, Group One
Rydges Wellington Captain Cook Stakes WFA over 1600m

The $100 000, Group Two 
Wakefield Challenge Stakes over 1100m

For a listing of previous winners and connections click here

$10 Punters Club Tickets

Members Draw

Great Santa Run - enter here

Rydges Wellington Best Dressed - More info to come