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Newcastle Spring Racing Carnival

Newcastle Spring Racing Carnival

Friday 15th September - Saturday 16th September 2:34 - 4:34pm

At Newcastle Racecourse

Cost: General Entry $30
For Corporate Marquee and Dining Packages visit our website www.newcastleracecourse.com.au

Categories: General Events


Australia's premier provincial racing club will host the 2017 Newcastle Spring Racing Carnival at Newcastle Racecourse on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 September 2017.

A highlight of the social calendar in Newcastle, the event attracts the glorious spectacle of horseracing at its best, with unmissable action on the track and fabulous style and glamour alongside it.

NJC’s Spring Racing Carnival is the pinnacle of horse racing in the Hunter region with quality racing and over $650,000 in prize money. 

The feature races on Friday 15 September are the four Group 3 races – Cameron Handicap, Tibbie Stakes, Spring Stakes and the historic Newcastle Cup - attracting some of the best horses in the country.

There is so much on offer for everyone, from a casual lunch, a marquee party or fine dining, you have the options of choosing how you want to spend your fun-filled day at the races.

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