Ruakaka Racecourse

Ruakaka Racecourse is a picturesque track boasting ocean views along the coastline of New Zealand.

The course is located directly north of Auckland and is well known as one the best "all weather" tracks in New Zealand.

It's owned and managed by the Whangarei Racing Club. Throughout the Racing season, Ruakaka Racecourse hosts approximately 8 meetings.


List of Important Races at Ruakaka Racecourse

  • Bream Bay Cup
  • Northpine Waipu Cup
  • ITM Whangarei Gold Cup
  • Cambridge Stud Northern Breeders Stakes
  • Ruakaka Cup

Ruakaka Racecourse Track Details

The surface at Ruakaka is laid with kikuyu turf and rye over-sown in the winter.


Ruakaka Racecourse History

Originally, the Whangarei Racing Club was formed in 1902 and held race meetings at Kensington Park.

From 1974 onwards, race meetings were moved to the current Ruakaka Racecourse location.


Ruakaka Racecourse Map


This is not an official Ruakaka 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 Ruakaka Racecourse information.


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