Form and Latest Race Day Info

Nominations and Weights

Nominations close five working days prior to the race meeting at 11am. Weights are released the following day. These are listed on the Racing NSW website.

Acceptances and Fields

Acceptances close at 9am two working days prior to the race day and can be accessed from 10am on completion of barrier draw. Riders are available from 12 noon the same day. These can be downloaded from the Racing NSW website.

Gear Changes

Abbreviated gear changes for an upcoming race day are usually available by 3pm on acceptance day. These are listed on the Racing NSW website.

Stewards Reports

Post-race stewards reports are available at completion of the race day and are listed on the Racing NSW website.

Horse and Race Photographs

Photographs of competing and winning horses are available from Bradley Photographers.

Owner and Syndicate Info

To assist owners and syndicate members, the Newcastle Jockey Club provides the following information:

Named owners are entitled to:

1x Owner Ticket –

All day access to Members Area, Mounting Yard viewing area (applicable to your race only).

One complimentary beverage in the Max Lees’ Bar.

One racebook per owner’s ticket.

1x Owners Associate Ticket –

All day access to Members Area, Mounting Yard viewing area (applicable to your race only when accompanied by attached owner).

2x Members Tickets –

All day access to Members Area.

These tickets are to be collected from the Race Day Office located Administration Building and will cover entry into the racecourse.

Syndicate members receive the same race day benefits as single owners. It is a requirement of the Newcastle Jockey Club that all Syndicate Manager’s forward the names of any attending Owners to racing@njc.com.au by 9:00am the morning of the race so the appropriate ticketing can be organised.

Please note: Correct ticketing must be produced in order to access the saddling enclosure and all other restricted areas of Newcastle Racecourse.

Connections of the winning horse are invited to the Winners Bar where you will receive a complimentary beverage and be afforded the opportunity to view a replay of the race. Further the Newcastle Jockey Club will provide a complimentary DVD to the winning connections (one per horse).

Patrons are encouraged to utilise the courtesy bus which will travel from the Racecourse to Hamilton after the last race.

Dress Regulations

Please see the Members Enclosure Dress Regulations to ensure you are able to access the enclosure on the day and utilise all facilities. Click Here for Dress Regulations.

For all other questions in regards to racing, please feel free to contact Michael on 4907 3607 or racing@njc.com.au.

Upcoming Barrier Trial Days

2019
Wednesday October 30
Monday November 11
Tuesday December 10
Monday December 30

2020
Tuesday January 28
Wednesday February 19
Wednesday April 8
Wednesday June 10

Nominations for barrier trials close 2 working days prior to trial date at 11am and results should be available from 2pm the same day.

The results from barrier trials at Newcastle are available on the Racing NSW website.

Premiership Table

The season runs from 1 August until 31 July each year. The final standings for Newcastle 2016/17 are as below:

AUSTRALIAN BLOODSTOCK TRAINERS PREMIERSHIP – John O’Shea (29 wins)

TJS SERVICES JOCKEYS PREMIERSHIP – Jeff Penza (36 wins)

NCP PRINTING APPRENTICES’ PREMIERSHIP – Rachel King (15 wins)The final standings for Cessnock 2016/17 are as below:

HYGAIN TRAINERS PREMIERSHIP – Kris Lees (11 wins)

THE ADVERTISER JOCKEYS PREMIERSHIP – Aaron Bullock (8 wins)

CESSNOCK LEAGUES CLUB APPRENTICES’ PREMIERSHIP – Matthew McGillivray (3 wins)