Classic Day 2019

General admission: $10

17 and under Free when accompanied by an adult

Member for a Day $30

Access to the Members Stand and Members facilities. Members Stand dress standards 

Tickets can be purchased online which include gate entry.
Tickets can also be purchased on the day from the Raceday Office but do not include gate entry.

Members can purchase up to two additional tickets for $25 each.

Classic on the Champagne $120 per person or $720 table of six

Terrace Restaurant Dining $100

Corporate Box for the Day $95 per person


Get Set

A Premier Meeting

First race: Scheduled 12.47 pm  *

Last race: Scheduled 5.27 pm *

Number of Races:

Gates open: 11.00am

Hospitality options open from 12.00 noon

Race program and times click here

*initial race timing schedule is normally available approx 4 weeks from the event however final timings are not confirmed until the Wednesday of the week of the event.



The $225 000, Group One
Fusion Electrical Levin Classic over 1600m

The $70 000, Group Three  
Barneswood Farm Trentham Stakes over 2400m

The $70 000, Group Three
Tui- Backing a winner since 1889 Anniversary Handicap over 1600m

$10 Punters Club Tickets

Members Draw


The first day of the Wellington Cup Carnival showcases our time honoured tradition with three black type races including the Group 1, Levin Classic.

Traditional racewear and live music on the Champagne Lawn will add to the celebration paying homage to this landmark day on the racing calendar.

Official Flower


Centaurea cyanus


Classic on the Champagne

Set on the famed Champagne Lawn, with the privilege of being right next to the Birdcage.  Unprecedented views of the finishing post and the Big Screen.  

Experience premier racing at its best with no seat closer to the Group 1 action. With bubbles on arrival, a fresh summer luncheon and live music there’s no better way to spend a summer’s day than the Champagne Lawn on Classic Day. 

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Your reserved seat or table for six guests on the Champagne Lawn

  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking

  • A bottle of Henkell Trocken bubbles for your table on arrival to toast the day

  • A platter on arrival followed by a fresh summer luncheon

 $120 per person

or $720 for a table of six


To book please contact:

04 528 9611

Note: Our tables are designed to seat six. If you do book more than one table, if made known at the time of booking we will aim to seat groups next to each other. Bookings of fewer than six may be required to share a table. 


Terrace Restaurant Dining

Level 1, Members Stand with first class views over the Birdcage and the track

Trentham’s terraced, premier restaurant gives you a stunning outlook and provides the perfect seat to experience the magic of racing. A Premier Buffet will showcase our Chef’s expertise as they treat you to the styles of Trentham.

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Your reserved table in the precedence of the Terrace Restaurant

  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking

  • An entrée served to your table

  • Premier buffet main course and dessert

  • Afternoon tea served to your table


About the Terrace Restaurant


$100 per person

WRC Members may purchase two tickets at $90 each.


To book please contact:

04 528 9611



Level 3, Members Stand with the best views in the house

Great for businesses, friends, sports groups or just for a spectacular day at the races. What better way to entertain with ceiling to floor windows, a Corporate Box provides the most sought after sporting views on offer. 

Your day at Wellington Races includes:

  • Your exclusive Corporate Box

  • Premier Buffet style luncheon with dessert and afternoon tea

  • Access to the Members Stand** and Members car parking


About Corporate Boxes



$95 per person


To book please contact:

04 528 9611


Note: Minimum booking is for 15 guests.
Menu upgrades available

Join the Action
Barneswood Farm

Credit card fees apply. 

** Members Stand dress standards apply

For our terms & conditions for booking and ticketing please click here