The membership season of the Awapuni Racing Centre is from 1st August until 31st July the following year.


  • Access to the fantastic Members facilities at Awapuni including any gate fees, plus entry and Members Stand access for all Wellington racedays*.

  • Guest card

  • Priority parking on Wellington Cup Day*

  • Reciprocal Members privileges at all RACE INC meetings conducted at Awapuni and Trentham, plus at a wide range of racing clubs across New Zealand, Australia & Asia click here

  • Full voting rights allowing you to have your say in the way racing is conducted at your racecourse

  • Regular functions, events and other networking opportunities

  • Members’ voucher book* and the chance to win the Members Draw on all Wellington Racing Club meetings conducted at Trentham and Awapuni.

  • Discounted room and dining opportunities on selected racedays.


    *Depending on your level of Membership. 

Premier Membership

Includes Wellington Cup

$150 per season


Full Membership

Excluding Wellington Cup

$100 per season


Youth Membership - For Members aged 30 or under as at the season start 1st August

$75 per season

Includes Wellington Cup

Awapuni Membership Benefits


Financial Members of the Awapuni Racing Centre Clubs Memberships receive a voucher book along with their "season swingers". Vouchers include additional general admission and Members Stand passes for guests throughout the season (excluding Wellington Cup Day at Wellington) plus racebook vouchers to use throughout the season.



A Member on course could win $50 000 every raceday! But you must be here to win! 

A great extra incentive for any RACE inc Member to be at every raceday! 
All you have to do is scan your Membership card to tell us that you are on course then you could win $50,000!


1) Simply register on arrival before Race 2 using your Members card (not guest card) at the Raceday Office. 

2) The draw with those registered will take place after Race 2 and the winner notified via the loudspeaker system who must then present themselves to the Raceday Office prior to Race 3.

3) The Member must then correctly choose the winners in 4 selected races at Awapuni (determined by the Racing Manager) at least 15 minutes before the first chosen race.

 If all four selections are winners, the Member will take home $50, 000!



Yealands Family Wines

Offer 15% discount off Cellar Door and complimentary delivery - details here


Ready to join the thrill?


Feilding Jockey Club

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Manawatu Racing Club

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Marton Jockey Club

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Rangitikei Racing Club

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Ashhurst-Pohangina Racing Club (One day membership for their race day only)   

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To update your details                   please click here 


For further information please contact:

Penny Lloyd
06 356 4940



Members Draw