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Whakatane R.C.Clubs & Courses Index
The Whakatane Racing Club is based in the Bay of Plenty. The Club hosts three country race meetings a year, on Auckland Anniversary Monday, March and June at the Te Teko Racecourse. Nestled beneath the picturesque Mt Putauaki the racecourse features spacious grounds with shade trees and 'Tasman Hill' to accommodate family groups and corporate Marquees. An uncovered stand provides seating for 200 plus a large Pavilion and Totalisator building which has a capacity for 400 people. Wide variety of food and beverages are available on raceday, including locally brewed boutique beers. The wide volcanic ash based track makes it ideal for all weather conditions and race goers can expect country racing and hospitality at its best.
Membership $23.00 which includes free entry and parking on all racedays and access to the Presidents Area.
Gate charge for the public at summer meeting $5.00 per adult, under 18 Free.
Fully licensed bar facilities, wide range of food outlets ranging from standard takeaway fare to healthy food options and BBQ’s.
Whakatane Racing Club
Box 581, Whakatane
T: 07 322 8933
F: 07 322 8934
Racing Club Manager: Ms J Bolous
January - Auckland Anniversary Weekend
A classic summer family picnic racemeeting specializing in family entertainment. Live bands, free entertainment for the children at Kidszone with magicians, bouncy castles, a range of novelty rides, water features, various competitions. For the adults on course Punters Club, Fashion in the Field, Boxer’s and Boardshorts Race and lucky draws throughout the day.