Classic Day

The first day of the NZCIS Wellington Cup Carnival is a day for lovers of sunshine and racing. 

Our time-honoured tradition is showcased with three black type races, including the Group 1 Levin Classic. Relax between races with live music on the champagne lawn – it’s a true day for timeless classics and sophisticated indulgence. 


Upgrade your raceday for the ultimate experience and choose a hospitality package.

All hospitality packages include raceday admission, reserved seating for the entire raceday, water, racebook and pens and dedicated hosts.

Select package options and pricing below.

View racecourse map here

To enquire please contact:
04 528 9611



Barneswood Farm
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A Premier Meeting

Gates open: 11.00am

First race: Scheduled 12.45 pm *

Last race: Scheduled 5.26 pm *

Number of Races: 9 

Hospitality options open from 12.00 noon

Race program and times click 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.


The $225 000, Group One
Woodridge Homes Levin Classic over 1600m

The $70 000, Group Three  
Barneswood Farm Trentham Stakes over 2400m

The $70 000, Group Three
Blue Star Anniversary Handicap over 1600m

$10 Punters Club Tickets

Members Draw