NJC Blog

Newcastle mare Asharani is off to Randwick for the $500,000 Polytrack Provincial Championship Final, following her outstanding win in the Gosford Qualifier at Newcastle on Thursday. The winner’s trainer Kris Lees already qualified Stella Sea Sun and Great Danger for...
  • March 20 2020
Race 1- Hunter Valley Premium Meats Maiden 900m Penang is a speedy filly well drawn and Avdulla rides. She was run down second up over this course on February 22 and she will be a lot fitter this time. From...
  • March 19 2020
Brenton Avdulla has picked up the plum ride on the Kris Lees trained Asharani in Thursday’s Polytrack Provincial Championships Gosford Qualifier (1200m) at Newcastle Racecourse. The Gosford Qualifier was scheduled for last Saturday, however the race was postponed due to...
  • March 18 2020
PUBLIC NOTICE In line with the recent Racing NSW Media Release dated 16 March 2020 and in reference to Federal Government restrictions regarding public gatherings, all thoroughbred race meetings, barrier trials and trackwork at Newcastle Racecourse and Cessnock Racecourse will...
  • March 17 2020
PUBLIC NOTICE In response to current Federal Government Guidelines and with the aim to protect the health and wellbeing of racing industry participants, Newcastle Racecourse mid-week race day this Thursday 19 March will be closed to the public. Racing will...
  • March 16 2020
Kris Lees won his second successive Suez Newcastle Newmarket when his former West Australian four-year-old Special Reward raced away with the Group 3 event on March 6. The Newcastle Newmarket is the Newcastle Jockey Clubs major Autumn event and it...
  • March 10 2020