NZTR transition to COVID Protection Framework

26 November, 2021
There is one thing which will be vital for those expecting to attend a race or trial meeting from Friday, 3 December. The government’s My Vaccine Pass will be essential for any

NZTR Covid Update

24 November, 2021
As the government announced earlier this week, vaccine passes will become part of our lives from Friday, 3 December. This is when the COVID Protection Framework, more commonly referr

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.

NZTR Covid Update

19 November, 2021
Following the government’s recent announcement about the move to its proposed Traffic Light framework (COVID-19 Protection Framework) NZTR has consulted with clubs regarding the need f

NZTR 2020-21 Annual Report released

16 November, 2021
The NZTR 2020-21 Annual Report is now available to read online. Click here to view.

Winter initiatives lead latest Innovation Fund Approvals

12 November, 2021
The third group of NZTR’s Innovation Fund recipients has been announced with three initiatives meeting the criteria. Applications from the Whangarei Racing Club and Wellington

Search begins for new NZTR CEO

3 November, 2021
New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing Chief Executive Officer                     &

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

Industry Vaccination Update

28 October, 2021
This update follows the Government’s recent announcements on the transition to a traffic light system and the associated vaccination mandates. There is a twofold impact on the

Horse of the Year Awards going virtual

27 October, 2021
Uncertainty regarding alert levels has resulted in the Board of New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing (NZTR) once again moving to a virtual format for the Horse of the Year Awards. The 202