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.

Stewards Reports

Post-race stewards reports are available at completion of the race day and 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.

Upcoming Barrier Trial Days

2020
Thursday 3 December

2021
Wednesday 17 February
Monday 22 March
Monday 19 April
Wednesday 15 May
Friday 11 June

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.

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.

Horse and Race Photographs

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

Owner and Syndicate Information

Named Owners attending Newcastle Racecourse to watch their horse race are entitled to the following ticketing:

1x Owners Ticket

1 x Guest ticket (please note with COVID-19 Restrictions a child is counted as a guest)

Please collect Owners ticketing from the Owners Ticketing Booth prior to entering the racecourse. Owners must register their attendance via newcastleracecourse.com.au , with the Promo Code emailed to them after acceptances. Please download your QR ticket and be ready to scan at the gates where you will have your temperature checked and contact details registered.
For Owners ticketing enquiries phone reception on P: 4961 1573

Please note the following information for owners and syndicate members attending 
  1. Named owners are entitled to 1 x Owners Ticket and 1 x Guest ticket (please note with COVID-19 restrictions a child is counted as a guest)
  2. Owners have access to the day stalls to view their horse from outside the fenced area
  3. If your name appears as an Owner in the race book, you are entitled to one free race book. Additional race books can be purchased from the Administration office.
  4. Please note that owners DO NOT have access to the Jockeys or the Mounting Yard
  5. Owners WILL have access to the Members Lounge and Members Enclosure.* subject to availability
  6. ‘Owners Areas and Ticketing’ arrangements are different for Mid Week racing, please contact the office for more information P: 4961 1573
  7. Owners WILL also have access to the Members Grandstand
  8. As directed by NSW Public Health Orders, you are required to maintain social distancing and remain 1.5m from other patrons and socially distance
  9. Owners may redeem their complimentary beverage at the Members Lounge Bar
  10. Owners ticketing is not transferable
  11. The Newmarket Café will be open to purchase food and beverages.
  12. All requirements listed above are designed to ensure the safety of our patrons/staff & industry, we appreciate your co-operation when visiting Newcastle Racecourse.
Dress Regulations

Dress Regulations apply for the Owners entering the Members Lounge and  Enclosure

For all other questions in regards to racing, please feel free to contact Industry Liaison & Racing Supervisor Michael Buckley on 4907 3607 or racing@njc.com.au.

For all Owners Ticketing inquiries please contact Megan Hawkins PH: 4961 1573 or E: reception@njc.com.au

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)