Race Meeting


Sat 11 May 2024
New Plymouth Raceway Rogan Street Welbourn
General Admission: $5

Attention all tradies in New Plymouth! Get ready for a day of thrilling horse racing and non-stop entertainment at the upcoming MediaWorks Tradies Day at the New Plymouth Races!

Join us on Saturday 11th May at the New Plymouth Racecourse for an exciting day of racing action and fun-filled activities, for tradies!


We have the return of the UNDIE 200m, The Love Racing NZ Pony Series and a special addition to our racing card.

Spend the day with your mates, enjoying the thrill of the races and cheering on your favourite horses as they sprint to the finish line. With a range of different races to watch, there's something for everyone.

But that's not all! Tradies Day at the New Plymouth Races offers a range of activities to keep you entertained throughout the day, including live music, and plenty of opportunities to win prizes and giveaways.

Dont forget to purchase your tickets to our Scottish Charm Lounge, where we'll have a dedicated Tradies' Area where you can kick back and relax with your fellow tradies, with a cold drink in hand and a great view of the races. 

Don't miss out on this fantastic day out! Grab your workmates and head down to the New Plymouth Racecourse for Tradies Day – the ultimate day out for hardworking tradies like you!

Thank you to our major sponsors - MEDIAWORKS!  




General Admission is just $5. The Tuson Stand facilities and amenities will be open including Bet & Collect, bar, and toilets.


Race Day Schedule

GATES: 11:30 am

BAR / TOTES: 12:00 pm

FIRST RACE: 12:27 pm

LAST RACE: 4:47 pm

*Please note these times are only a guide line as fields will be released the week of the races*

You can find meeting information, including nomination details, fields etc. on the LOVERACING.NZ website.

Dress Code

General Admission: There is no dress code in GA areas, although we encourage smart casual.

Hospitality Guests: Whilst there is no specific dress code, we strongly encourage all corporate hospitality guests to dress for the occasion. Clean, tidy, smart casual is encouraged, although you can expect to see more formal racewear in these areas too.

You can find meeting information including nomination details, fields etc. on the LOVERACING.NZ website.


Hospitality Packages

La Mer Lounge
An ideal option for those who wish to enjoy a superior raceday experience with reserved seating, floor to ceiling glass windows overlooking the birdcage and winning post, in-lounge amenities, and full hospitality package.
Tradies Lounge - Scottish Charm
Calling all hardworking tradies! Get ready to kick back and relax in style at the Scottish Charm Lounge – your ultimate oasis at the races!