Clubs & Courses
Counties R.C.Clubs & Courses Index
Established in 1919-20, Counties Racing Club is one of the country’s newest racing clubs. Located within Pukekohe Park the Club plays host to approximately fourteen race meetings a year including their premier meeting, the Counties Cup Day. Situated in the rapidly growing Franklin area between Auckland and Hamilton, Pukekohe Park is one of the most unique racing venues offering thrilling horse racing, premier motorsport and a first class function centre. The racecourse has an all-weather training facility with approximately 200 horses training here each morning. All race meetings at Counties Racing Club provide access to covered viewing for the public along with hot food and a range of beverages, not to mention a great atmosphere. Eftpos facilities are available in the administration office. For something a little more, there are various hospitality options available on race days. For further information or to make a booking please check out our website www.PukekohePark.co.nz
Become A Member: For a cost of only $75 per year you can become a member of the Counties Racing Club. Your membership will include a members badge along with two guest passes. These will enable you to enjoy our newly refurbished Fulton (members) Lounge on every race day along with discounted beverages and complimentary tea and coffee. For more information please contact the club on 09 238 8049 or [email protected].
Counties Cup Day - November
Featuring the heritage Group 3 Counties Cup race along with the Group 2 Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes. From class horse racing to fashion in the fields and live entertainment, Franklin’s biggest Thoroughbred racing event of the year provides something for everyone. The atmosphere can be enjoyed in one of our premium hospitality areas or just sit on one of our grassy banks to take in the vibrancy of the days racing action.