Member Benefits

Member Benefits

As a Member of the Newcastle Jockey Club, you not only have access to a 12 month calendar of quality racing at Newcastle, you can also enjoy exclusive Member benefits and privileges which deliver value all year round including:

  • Ordinary membership ($150) will be entitled to 2 x single use guest day passes (valued at $90). *Conditions apply.
  • Ordinary membership and guest card ($225) will be entitled to 4 x single use guest day passes (valued at $180). *Conditions apply.

To validate these vouchers please phone NJC at least 2 weeks prior to the race day on PH:4961 1573 or email to organise ticketing.

to Newcastle Racecourse

to the Member precinct and grandstand

with racecourses within Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong*

ability to purchase additional Member Guest Card or Day Pass

full voting rights for NJC Committee elections

racing rewards loyalty program

to Member events and pre-purchasing of exclusive reserved tickets/seating on feature days

Become a Member today and enjoy the Membership benefits NJC offers including the 2023/2024 Racing Season Member Loyalty Program – Racing Rewards. To View the Racing Rewards racing-rewards-terms-conditions-updated July 2022


Members can book directly online via our website using you Member Number. If you have a guest card associated with your membership you can also book a guest at the same price.

When making any bookings online you just need your member number. The guest number is the same as the member number, just changing the first number to a 4.

For example, if your member number is 32901 the guest card number will be 42901.

*This may exclude featured race meetings including Spring Racing Carnival, The Hunter, Newcastle Stakes (formerly Newmarket) etc.


The Members’ Only Area is located in the Members’ Lounge and Members’ Grandstand.
Upon presentation of their current Membership card, Members can also access the following areas:

  • Betting Ring/Auditorium
  • Members Grandstand
  • Parade Ring*

The following guidelines have been established for the Members’ Only Area and will be enforced on a race day:

  • Only Members in possession of their current Membership card will be admitted to these areas.
  • Guests in possession of an Annual Guest card will be admitted to these areas when accompanied by a Member.
  • The Members’ Only Area is only accessible from the official gate opening times.
  • The Club reserves the right to alter the configurations of these areas at any time.
  • Dress Regulations apply

*Some areas restricted to industry only.

Bring a Friend

Add a guest card to your Membership for $75 (transferable)

Available to people aged 18 and over
Must be in the company of a Full Member

Members are responsible for their guests and guest behaviour. All Members’ guests must adhere to the same rules and regulations that apply to NJC Members, including dress regulations, behaviour, conditions of entry and all other areas covered in the NJC Constitution.


Members have voting rights for NJC Committee elections.

Racing Rewards

As a Member of The Newcastle Jockey Club, you not only have access to a 12 month calendar of quality racing, and the exclusive Members’ Lounge, but a rewards program which delivers value all year round for our loyal Members.

Your Member Rewards Program, Racing Rewards, provides you with benefits coming to the races.

Members will accrue points at the rate of 10 Racing Rewards points for every $1 spent when purchasing selected Membership Products and Race Day Packages through NJC Administration.

In addition, Members are able to earn 10 Racing Reward points for every $1 spent on a race day when a food and/or drink purchase is made. Further, points are also awarded for attendance at each race day.

Members can begin redeeming rewards as soon as sufficient Racing Rewards points are accrued. Points are redeemed at the rate of 1 point = 1 cent.

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Exclusive Invites

Members will receive exclusive invites to events, meetings, information sessions and grand openings.