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WaikouaitiClubs & Courses Index
ClubsThe following clubs race at Waikouaiti:
Waikouaiti racecourse is home to Waikouaiti Racing Club and is located approximately 30 kms north of Dunedin and is a popular coastal resort.
There is an old grandstand at Waikouaiti which is considered one of the character grandstands of the South Island. It provides “head on” viewing down the front straight. Unfortunately the top section, which was a magnificent vantage point has been closed over the last few years. The courses greatest asset is a hill that runs the length of 400 metre finishing straight. This has been a popular picnickers location for over 100 years.
Wednesday 1 January - Interislander Summer Festival Waikouaiti Races
History, picturesque surrounds and wonderful family tradition! Interislander Summer Festival Waikouaiti Races has all you need for a perfect New Year’s Day at the races with family and friends. Enjoy free entertainment for the kids all day and exciting thoroughbred racing on-course while you sit back and relax after celebrating the turn of the year.
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