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Otaki-Maori R.C.

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Otaki-Maori R.C.

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The Otaki-Maori Racing Club, located 70 kilometres (40 miles) north of Wellington, has enjoyed a long, colourful and successful history since its establishment in 1886. It is the sole surviving Maori racing club in New Zealand – others having disappeared prior to the twentieth century.

Membership: Annual subscription from $40.  For further information and to download a member application form, please visit

Membership benefits include:

  • Free access to all parts of the course and stands other than areas reserved by the Stewards or officials for any particular purpose.
  • A Member’s Guest Ticket, which carries the same privileges.
  • Member’s Breakfast, normally offered on the morning of the season’s Group 1 race meeting.
  • Central Region clubs will generally grant complimentary admittance to their Members Stand on presentation of your OMRC Members Ticket. Course entry fees may still be payable at the gate however.
  • Free entry at Levin Racing Club’s race-days which are held at Otaki Racecourse.
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The following courses are used by Otaki-Maori R.C.: