Mowbray Racecourse (Launceston Racecourse)

Mowrbray Racecourse, also known as Launceston Racecourse, is located in Launceston, Tasmania and is within 3 kilometres of the city centre.

Race meetings are mainly held at this venue from March until October every year.

It's owned by the Launceston Turf Club and the most popular event held at the venue is the Launceston Cup.

It takes place in February annually over 2400 metres.


List of Important Races at Mowbray Racecourse

  • Launceston Cup
  • Vamos Stakes

Mowrbray Racecourse (Launceston Racecourse) Track Details

The unique part about this track is the small home straight which measures 230 metres.

So front runners will enjoy racing on this course.

The shape is Lozenge and totals 1830 metres in circumference.

Races are held in an anti-clockwise direction.

It can hold races up to 2600 metres and sprint races starting from 800 metres.


Mowbray Racecourse History

Since 1830, the Mowbray Racecourse has provided the region with quality Horse Racing.

The initial Launceston Cup was held back in 1865 and started at 4800 metres.

In recent times, it's now half the distance at 2400 metres.


Mowbray Racecourse (Launceston Racecourse) Map


This is not an official Mowbray Racecourse website. The information on this page is solely the view and opinion of the author and should not be considered an official source of Mowbray Racecourse information.


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