Race Meeting

Sinclair Electrical & Refrigeration - Opunake Cup Day

Sat 20 Jul 2024
New Plymouth Raceway Rogan Street Welbourn
GA: $10

Looking for an exciting day out with the family? Look no further than New Plymouth Raceway's Opunake Cup Day on Saturday 20th of July!

Come join us for an action-packed day at New Plymouth Raceway and experience the thrill of the Opunake Cup. Don't miss out on the fun - get your tickets now!



To be put on the waitlist please email [email protected]


General Admission is just $10. 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 Noon

FIRST RACE: 12:30 pm

LAST RACE: 4:34 pm


ENTERTAINMENT - DJ Moose from Seismic Events in the La Mer Lounge

After the last until approx. 6:00 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.




This year we believe our July raceday will be one of the very best.

Taranaki Racing Inc invites you to attend the Intertrack Investor Competition at our Premier Sinclair Electrical and Refrigeration Opunake Cup Raceday on Saturday 22nd July, 2023 at New Plymouth Raceway.   

Please find below details and entry information for the competition.  Rules and guidelines attached.  We encourage you to prepay to secure your spot via online banking, account 15-3953-0677604-00 with reference to punters club and your name.  

This year we will be accepting off course entries as well, so if you’d like to compete but can’t make it to the track on the day, you can still enter.  For further details, contact the club. 06 757 5759



  1. Name of Contestants to be disclosed although a Pseudonym (nom de plume) may be used for publicity purposes
  2. $500 Betting Fund to be deposited with the Club in advance by direct payment or in Cash/Eftpos
  3. Entrants can pay up for betting fund at the Manager’s Office on Friday 21st July, 2023 from 12 noon to 6.00 pm and Saturday (raceday) 9.00am onwards.  The latest time for entry is 4.00pm Saturday,  an entrant can enter as many times as they wish
  4. Competition opens 30 minutes before the 1st race in New Zealand on Saturday 22nd July, 2023
  5. No minimum or maximum bets
  6. Bets can be made at all meetings the TAB are taking bets on that day
  7. Competition end will be notified on the day but generally will be about an hour after the last race at New Plymouth Raceway on 22nd July, 2023.
  8. The winner shall be the contestant with the highest balance after the dividends of the last race of the competition have been added to the contestants deposit tickets on Saturday 22nd July, 2023.
  9. A progress chart showing each entrants name will be updated every hour
  10. In the event of a tie, the winner will be drawn by lot under supervision of the Racecourse Inspector
  11. All contestants must pick up their deposit tickets at the commencement of the day from the Raceday Office
  12. Your deposit ticket must be used to establish your credit each time you go to a betting window.  Once your credit is established on a betting machine you may then place your bets or collect your dividend as appropriate
  13. The onus to check tickets remains with the contestant.  Neither the Club nor TAB has any liability to acknowledge tickets which contestants claim are incorrect.
  14. Contestants will retain their deposit tickets and their betting tickets.  Claims in respect of lost tickets will not be entertained
  15. All dividends MUST BE COLLECTED WITHIN 20 MINUTES of each race being confirmed, so that the updated collation can be processed.  Any person who in the opinion of the contest organiser, deliberately holds back winning dividends in an attempt to lessen their position on the dividend board will be disqualified
  16. At the end of the day, the TAB Software will trace all transactions made against contestants starting deposit ticket.  This will enable confirmation of final results to be announced within one hour after the last race.  The trace will enable that (a) $500 has been turned over by 4.00pm (b) $1,000 has been turned over by 6pm (c) all dividends have been correctly credited to rightful contestants (d) no interchange of winning dividends has been made between contestants.
  17. Update the recorder after each transaction.(bet or collect)


  1. You must begin all transactions with your deposit tickets
  2. You must collect within 20 minutes of result confirmation
  3. You must retain your own deposit tickets and your own betting vouchers
  4. You must check your tickets
  5. You can bet at any Competition Window
  6. Cash windows will be available
  7. Final Fixed Odds Bets are allowed in the competition, but Pick Six and Multi’s are NOT

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.