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Canterbury Jockey Club

Canterbury Jockey Club is one of New Zealand major racing organisations.  Headquarters are at the historic Riccarton Park where there has been racing since 1855.  The course is situated just minutes from the Christchurch city centre and International Airport and offers racing fans a beautiful country setting complemented by modern, elegant facilities. There is also a major training and stabling facility as well as the racing opportunities. Canterbury Jockey Club stages 22 Racedays at Riccarton Park in the current season.

Membership: There are 5 types of memberships:

$275  City Member –all Riccarton Park racedays
$205  Young City Member (under 30yrs)(Receive 2 tickets)
$40  Provincial Member – racing at Rangiora and the Hororata raceday at Riccarton Park.
$315  City and Provincial Member
$245  Provincial and Young City Member

For more information, please contact Alison Robin ([email protected] tel: 03 336 0040)

Each suite has a superb vista of racing with the Canterbury Plains and Southern Alps beyond. You can choose from 12 suites, each catering for 10 to 80 people. For more information, please contact Kym Berney ([email protected]  tel: 03 336 0055)

Contact details

Canterbury Jockey Club
Box 11-137 Sockburn, Christchurch
T: 03 336 0000   
F: 03 342 6114 
[email protected]
Manager: Tim Mills

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The following courses are used by Canterbury Jockey Club: