Wellington Cup Carnival 2021: Your (Race)day-by-day Breakdown

13 January, 2021
Racing, hospitality, and fashion – NZCIS Wellington Cup Carnival hits the winning trifecta! A highlight on the social calendar of Wellingtonians (and those further afar!), here’s

Kumara Gold Nuggets: West Coast Wonder

7 January, 2021
Kumara’s population of 300 is set to skyrocket this Saturday – with an estimated 5000 – 8000 people coming into town for the iconic Kumara Gold Nuggets Raceday. A day steep

New Year's Day Racing

23 December, 2020
With races at Ellerslie, Hastings and Riverton this New Year’s Day, you’ve got every opportunity to kick off 2021 the best possible way – trackside! Ellersl

Boxing Day is for Racing

21 December, 2020
Sipping champagne trackside watching some of the country’s most elite thoroughbreds and jockeys whiz past you OR fighting over the final pair of shoes in your size at your local mall&r

New Zealand’s must-do Summer Racing Events

1 December, 2020
Fascinators at the ready – summer racing is upon us! Over three balmy months, eight premier meets and more than 70 dazzling racedays, racegoers will descend upon racetracks around the country

Find your perfect summer raceday

1 December, 2020
The days are longer, the weather warmer and the racing better than ever! With over 70 racedays throughout New Zealand this summer, there’s a day for all. For the work g

The four F's of Christmas at the Races

11 November, 2020
Save your Christmas stress for those last minute shopping trips and be the festive season favourite by hosting the hottest Christmas party of the year. Enjoyed by more than one million happy part

What’s on this Melbourne Cup Day?

31 October, 2020
Our favourite Tuesday of the year is fast approaching and while things will be a little quieter across the ditch, there is PLENTY on here in New Zealand. Lock in that leave, rally the crew a

The Melbourne Cup: Six conversation starters to help you sound like an expert

27 October, 2020
Racing isn’t your specialty, but your work is having a Melbourne Cup sweepstake and you want to sound somewhat knowledgeable? We’ve got you! Check out our six conversation starte

What to wear to your Christmas at the Races Party

21 October, 2020
‘Tis the season to get your glam on! Christmas at the Races is the perfect excuse to kick up your heel