Wellington Steeplechase Day

Combining the raw power and stamina of a flat racing thoroughbred with the precision and impulsion of high-speed cross country jumping, gives you the brave and thrilling sport of Steeplechase.
Wellington Steeplechase is famed for its unique “figure-eight” track, a spectacle in itself but when viewed from the very top of the

Public Stand, is one of the greatest sights of NZ jumps racing.
Steeples, hurdles and gallops brings you the ultimate winter raceday – get your tweeds out and rally up your mates!
To add to the racing celebration is live music, Best Dressed and a few Hot Toddy’s to whet the whistle.

Best Dressed
The judges will be looking for their:

  • Best Dressed Lady
  • Best Dressed Gentleman
  • Best Dressed in Tweeds and Tartan
  • The catwalk is in the Birdcage
  • No registrations required
  • Timing announced closer to the event

HOSPITALITY PACKAGES

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:
races@wellingtonracing.co.nz
04 528 9611

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GET SET

A Feature Meeting

Gates open: 11.00 am

First race: Scheduled 12.10 pm (tbc)*

Last race: Scheduled 4.20 pm (tbc)*

Number of Races: 8

Gates open: 11.00 am

Reserved hospitality options open: 11.30 noon

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.

FEATURING

$75 000, Prestige Jumping Race
Grant Plumbing Wellington Steeplechase over 5500m

$75 000, Prestige Jumping Race
Wellington Hurdle over 3400m

For a listing of previous winners and connections click here

$10 Punters Club Tickets

Members Draw