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Hawke’s Bay Racing to Honour Sir Colin Meads

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 9:27 am | NZ Racing Board

Hawke’s Bay Racing will pay special tribute to the late Sir Colin Meads at the Tarzino Trophy Daffodil Raceday at Hastings this Saturday. More >>

NZ Horse Racing Backing Daffodil Racedays for Cancer Society

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 9:25 am | NZ Racing Board

The New Zealand horse racing industry is getting behind Daffodil Racedays to support the Cancer Society of New Zealand and help raise money for this great cause. More >>

Hawke’s Bay to host Smokefree Race Day

Monday, 31 July 2017, 11:31 am | NZ Racing Board

The 2017 Tarzino Trophy Daffodil Raceday on Saturday 2nd September will be the first at Hastings Racecourse to go Smokefree for the day. More >>

New Zealand Racing Board Boosts Funding to Industry by $24 m

Thursday, 20 April 2017, 10:00 am | NZ Racing Board

The New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) will provide an additional $24 million over the coming two years to increase stakes and enhance participation and investment in the racing industry. More >>

Judges announced for Cup Day Fashion in the Field

Monday, 16 January 2017, 2:33 pm | NZ Racing Board

The scene is set for Wellington’s biggest annual celebration of fashion with the announcement of the judges for the 2017 Rydges Wellington Fashion in the Field on Cup Day, Saturday 21 January. More >>

Hamish Bond Bringing Cheer to Hawke's Bay

Monday, 22 August 2016, 1:36 pm | NZ Racing Board

The countdown is on to the Makfi Challenge Stakes Daffodil Raceday at Hastings Racecourse this Saturday 27th August. More >>

Hamish Bond bringing Gold to Hawke’s Bay

Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 12:55 pm | NZ Racing Board

Olympic Gold medallist Hamish Bond will be the guest of honour at the Makfi Challenge Stakes Daffodil Raceday at Hastings Racecourse on Saturday 27th August. More >>

NZ Racing Board Welcomes Report on Offshore Betting

Tuesday, 24 November 2015, 1:59 pm | NZ Racing Board

New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) Chair Glenda Hughes has today welcomed the findings of an off-shore betting working group announced by the Minister for Racing, Nathan Guy. More >>

Daffodil Race Day Triples Attendance

Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 9:56 am | NZ Racing Board

Over five thousand race goers turned out to support the Cancer Society at the Makfi Challenge Stakes Daffodil Raceday – more than tripling 2014’s attendance and notching up the day’s biggest crowd in fourteen years. More >>

NZ Racing Board Appoints John Allen as New CEO

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 3:43 pm | NZ Racing Board

The NZ Racing Board has appointed experienced Chief Executive Officer John Allen as its new CEO. Allen is currently CEO at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and prior to that held the top job at New Zealand Post. He is also an experienced ... More >>

NZ Racing Board Welcomes Minister’s Announcement

Monday, 24 November 2014, 3:05 pm | NZ Racing Board

NZ Racing Board Chair Glenda Hughes has welcomed the off-shore betting announcement made by Minister for Racing Nathan Guy at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting in Petone today. Speaking from the AGM Minister Guy has announced the creation of ... More >>

Record breaking Melbourne Cup for TAB

Tuesday, 4 November 2014, 7:06 pm | NZ Racing Board

The TAB has recorded a record breaking Melbourne Cup driven by strong interest in the Cup’s Kiwi contenders. Executive General Manager - TAB Glenn Patrick says Kiwi’s haven’t just bet big some of them have won big too. “Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist ... More >>

Punters to get access to massive Hong Kong pools

Wednesday, 15 October 2014, 12:49 pm | NZ Racing Board

From today Kiwi racing punters will be able to bet into Hong Kong’s multimillion dollar pools following an agreement between the TAB and the Hong Kong Jockey Club. New Zealand Racing Board Wagering Consultant Martin Saunders says the TAB has joined ... More >>

Trackside Reborn with Fresh New Line-up

Tuesday, 30 September 2014, 9:42 am | NZ Racing Board

It’s Trackside – but not as you know it – with brand new shows, a brilliant new studio and more racing than sports fans have ever seen before. More >>

Punter Predicts Man U’s Misery And Turns $1 into $40k

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 2:10 pm | NZ Racing Board

Few would have predicted Manchester United’s capitulation against Leicester City in the English Premier League on Monday, even fewer could have called the day of upsets that were about to follow. More >>

80 year old punter collects $110k on a $5 bet

Friday, 5 September 2014, 12:41 pm | NZ Racing Board

80 year old punter collects $110k on a $5 bet An 80 year old Masterton man who “bets to keep his brain active” has scored big, taking home more than $110,000 on a $5 bet. The punter chose an eight leg Multi, correctly picking the winners of eight ... More >>

Daffodil Race Day a winner for Cancer Society

Thursday, 4 September 2014, 9:52 am | NZ Racing Board

The Racing Community believes it’s on to a winner following the inaugural Daffodil Race Day, raising $20,000 for the Hawkes Bay Cancer Society. More >>

Racing Stars Back Inaugural Daffodil Race Day

Monday, 25 August 2014, 11:12 am | NZ Racing Board

Some of the superstars of New Zealand Racing are uniting to support Kiwis affected by cancer. More >>

FWC a Record-Breaker for TAB

Friday, 18 July 2014, 11:17 am | NZ Racing Board

Betting on the Football World Cup 2014 tournament has smashed records for the TAB and pushed it over the $2 Billion revenue mark for the first time in history. More >>

Racing Board congratulates “exceptional” Member of MNZM

Thursday, 20 March 2014, 9:35 am | NZ Racing Board

The New Zealand Racing Board today congratulated Karyn Fenton-Ellis, 2014 Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) awardee, on the day she received her award at Government House in Wellington. She receives her honour for services to racing, ... More >>

 

 

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