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SkyCity joins the line up at Ellerslie

Friday, 6 September 2019, 11:38 am | Auckland Racing Club

As it prepares to saddle up for the 2019/20 season, Auckland Racing Club (ARC) is delighted to announce SkyCity as the new naming rights sponsor of its famed Christmas Carnival. More >>

Mufhasa back in the limelight for his birthday

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 3:30 pm | Auckland Racing Club

One of the country’s greatest sporting sons celebrated his birthday in fine horsey style today at Auckland’s Ellerslie Racecourse. More >>

Auckland Racing Club Honour Legendary Birthday Boy!

Thursday, 2 August 2018, 11:45 am | Auckland Racing Club

Thoroughbreds throughout the Southern Hemisphere turned a year older yesterday, and Auckland Racing Club helped one special four legged friend celebrate in true style! More >>

Twice is Nice for Fashion Winner at Auckland Cup Day

Sunday, 13 March 2016, 5:26 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Twice is Nice for Fashion Winner at Auckland Cup Day Auckland, Saturday 12 March 2016: It was Stacey Hanley’s best week in fashion. Having won at Auckland Racing Club’s Fashions in the Field last Saturday, the 36-year-old hairdresser from Pukekohe ... More >>

Fashion Winner Wows in Classic Couture at Derby Day

Sunday, 6 March 2016, 11:32 am | Auckland Racing Club

Fashion Winner Wows in Classic Couture at Ellerslie BMW Derby Day Auckland, Saturday 5 March 2016: Taking advantage of the lingering summer, thousands flocked to Ellerslie today to enjoy nail-biting thoroughbred racing and stunning fashion at the glamour ... More >>

Auckland Racing Club Launches Membership Drive

Wednesday, 9 September 2015, 12:20 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Auckland Racing Club is kick starting a drive for new – and potentially younger – members, following completion of a $1.5million upgrade of the Club’s Ascot Stand at Ellerslie Racecourse. More >>

Racing Club Raises Over $90,000 for Ronald Mcdonald House

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 4:11 pm | Auckland Racing Club

A successful summer of horseracing at Ellerslie has helped raise $94,576 for Ronald McDonald House Charities®. Since Boxing Day, jockeys, trainers, punters, sponsors, horse owners and the general public have helped Auckland Racing Club (ARC) raise ... More >>

Auckland Cup Week Tipped for Racing Success

Monday, 23 February 2015, 5:25 pm | Auckland Racing Club

This year’s Auckland Cup Week at Ellerslie Races looks set to be bigger and better then ever. More >>

Ellerslie Event Centre Awarded Mark of Quality

Monday, 15 April 2013, 12:09 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Auckland, 15 April 2013 - Auckland Racing Club is pleased to announce that its Ellerslie Event Centre has just been assessed and awarded a 4-Star Plus Qualmark rating. More >>

Hot Favourite Habibi on track for TV3 New Zealand Derby

Wednesday, 30 January 2013, 7:47 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Wednesday 30th January 2013 - Trainer Donna Logan says the weather may decide if Saturday sees a mouth-watering prelude to New Zealand’s greatest race, the TV3 New Zealand Derby. More >>

Weissmuller a ‘shoe-in’ for TV3 New Zealand Derby

Tuesday, 22 January 2013, 5:49 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Tuesday 22nd January 2013 - John Kiernan estimates he has nailed the shoes on over 50 Derby winners – but now it is time to train one himself. More >>

Auckland Racing Club Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

Thursday, 7 June 2012, 4:31 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Auckland Racing Club today announced the appointment of Mr Cameron George as Chief Executive Officer. Cameron comes to Ellerslie after extensive experience in both New Zealand and Australia’s racing integrity systems. More >>

Lucy Lawless Wins at Ellerslie

Thursday, 10 March 2011, 3:38 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Lucy Lawless and her Egyptian horse, Argo, have been voted the most popular duo in town in an Auckland Cup Week charity competition which has seen life-size fibreglass horses turned into works of art. More >>

Family rivalry set to play out in million dollar race

Wednesday, 9 March 2011, 10:03 am | Auckland Racing Club

Sons don't often get a chance to beat their fathers in sport, but this afternoon at Ellerslie, Frank Ritchie has two sons looking to steal his glory. More >>

New Zealand’s Unofficial Beach Cricket Champs

Thursday, 23 December 2010, 7:47 pm | Auckland Racing Club

New Zealand’s Unofficial Beach Cricket Champs Beach Beats & BBQs - Boxing Day Races at Ellerslie It’s one place where New Zealanders are world class at cricket. The beach. So New Zealand ’s Unofficial Beach Cricket Championship is being launched ... More >>

Ellerslie Fashion Winner Follows Sister’s Steps

Sunday, 27 December 2009, 11:26 am | Auckland Racing Club

More than 25,000 punters streamed through the gates at Ellerslie today, as Auckland turned on the sun for the first day of The New Zealand Herald Christmas Carnival. More >>

Melbourne Cup Hospitality On A High At Ellerslie

Monday, 2 November 2009, 4:27 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Tomorrow evening at 5pm two nations will stop to watch and celebrate the running of the greatest 3200m race in the world, the Emirates Melbourne Cup. With numerous hospitality areas selling out well before the event, Ellerslie’s summer season ... More >>

Ready And Racing At Ellerslie

Thursday, 29 October 2009, 1:33 pm | Auckland Racing Club

On Tuesday 3rd November not one but two nations will stop to watch and celebrate the running of the greatest 3200m race in the world, the Emirates Melbourne Cup. For those unable to be on-course at Flemington to watch the big race, Ellerslie is ... More >>

Racing Club Announces Richest Sporting Event

Tuesday, 4 November 2008, 11:24 am | Auckland Racing Club

The summer of racing kicks off at Lindauer Melbourne Cup Day today with, the Auckland Racing Club outlining its plans for hosting New Zealand’s richest sporting event, Auckland Cup Week 2009. More >>

Auckland Racing Club Announces 2008 Result

Thursday, 23 October 2008, 5:32 pm | Auckland Racing Club

Auckland Racing Club today announced that it had returned a surplus of $1,072,736 from operations for the year ended 30 June 2008. This compares to a surplus of $658,960 the previous year. More >>





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