NZTR COVID-19 Protocols

23 November, 2021
Click here to find NZTR directives relating to COVID-19.  These will be updated as and when necessary.

Covid Testing requirements - NZ Cup meeting

1 November, 2021
As has been the case since 15 September, inter-island travel for racing participants has been subject to the following requirements: For a jockey to be engaged at a race meeting

NZTR COVID-19 Update

22 October, 2021
Transitioning to a vaccinated economy NZTR is considering the implications for Thoroughbred racing arising from the Government’s COVID Protection Framework announced

Media Release - Christchurch Cup Week

19 October, 2021
COVID-19 UPDATE:  NEW ZEALAND CUP MEETING NOVEMBER 2021 Due to the ongoing uncertainty around COVID-19 restrictions and the rules for operating under COVID

NZTR COVID-19 Latest Update

7 October, 2021
As at Thursday 7 October 4:00pm Earlier this afternoon, the New Zealand Government announced that additional areas of the Waikato region will move to Alert Level 3 at 11:59

News In Brief

7 October, 2021
Race meetings to proceed Race meetings scheduled to take place this week will continue despite the extension of the COVID-19 Alert Level 3 border in Waikato.

NZTR COVID-19 Racing Update

4 October, 2021
As at Monday 4 October 6:00pm Earlier this afternoon, the New Zealand Government announced that Auckland will remain in Alert Level 3 until a date yet to be determined. As

NZTR COVID-19 Update

3 October, 2021
The Government announced this afternoon that Hamilton, Raglan, and some northern Waikato areas will move to Covid Alert Level 3 at 11.59pm tonight for five days due to positive cases in thes

NZTR Racing Update

20 September, 2021
As at Monday 20 September 5:30pm Earlier this afternoon, the New Zealand Government announced that Auckland will move to Alert Level 3 at 11:59pm on Tuesday 21 Septe

NZTR Covid Update

14 September, 2021
A meeting between NZTR and club representatives earlier today has put in place a structure around hosting attendees under Alert Level 2. Clubs which believe they can cater for groups