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The Club will race once this season in March at the Gore Racecourse. The racecourse is sited on 53 hectares of freehold land which as well as providing racing facilities is also a training centre.
Gallop South Membership: $99.00 ($49 for under 35s). Includes:
- A Membership card providing admission to all race meetings in Otago and Southland and access to the member’s only facilities.
- Opportunity to acquire up to 4 additional guest members passes for any Otago and Southland Meeting.
- FREE race books on presentation of card
- Voting rights at one nominated club
- Regular members newsletters or e-letters
- Free access to the member’s only marquee on Melbourne cup day at Wingatui racecourse.
- 10% discount off race day hospitality packages
- Reciprocal rights at most New Zealand Clubs
For more details and details on how to apply, visit www.gallopsouth.co.nz
Wyndham Cup Day
The feature race is worth $14,000 and is run over 2000 metres. This annual race meeting is very much a family day out as the surroundings are typical of an old style country racecourse and ideal for family picnics.
The race day entertainment includes a Teams Punting competition with heaps of great prizes to be won, all day finger food and a discounted bar.
Gore racecourse is home to the Gore Racing Club. The racecourse is situated on 53 hectares of freehold land which as well as providing racing facilities is also a training centre. You can combine your trip to the races with some fishing. From October to April, Gore attracts anglers from all over the world hoping to catch the wily brown trout, famous in the waters of the nearby Mataura river. Gore is also the Country Music Capital of New Zealand and hosts the “Gold Guitar Awards” during the week leading to Queens Birthday weekend each year and is attended by participants from throughout Australasia.
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Gore Guineas Day Package: Tickets are available for a Hosted function in a Marquee on Gore Guineas Day, at $40.00 per person.
The price includes course admission, a complimentary racebook, all day BBQ, discounted bar, TV & Tote facilities, live music, jockey and trainer interviews, prizes and a Punters Club.
Tables of 10 or more receive 10% discount if booked early. Corporate or Social Club packages designed to suit.
Liquorland Gore Guineas – Saturday 18 January - Interislander Summer Festival Gore Races
One of the feature days of the Gallop South Festival. The highlight is the Listed $50,000 Liquorland Gore Guineas, the 1st leg of the Windsor Park Triple Crown which offers a $100,000 cash bonus to any horse that can win the three major races in Southland for three year olds.
Getting to the end of the school holidays, running out of things for the kids to do? Bring them to Interislander Summer Festival Gore Races! With thrilling thoroughbred racing action and all day, free, kids entertainment there is something for the whole family this summer!
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