Grafton Racecourse Details

State: New South Wales
Type: Country
Circumference: 1940 Metres
Direction: Clockwise
Straight: 400 Metres
Contact details: Clarence River Jockey Club, Powell Street, Grafton, NSW 2460

Grafton Racecourse

Grafton races are held at Grafton Racecourse which is much better known as the Clarence River Jockey Club. The NSW Country club holds around 25 meetings a year that are mostly split between the weekends and during the weekdays.

Grafton attracts trainers from the north and the south for their race meetings, especially their two-day cup carnival held annually in July.

Grafton races don’t have any Group 1 events but they host their annual Grafton Cup meeting in July every year.

Major Grafton Races

Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200)

Listed Grafton Cup (2350)

Getting to Grafton Races

If you are travelling from outside the area by train, Grafton Train station is the closest train station to the race club and from there you will have to travel via bus, taxi, or Uber to the club. There is plenty of off-street parking if driving in.

Grafton Track Records

Distance Winner Time Date
1000 Lyric 55.64 09/07/2015
1100 Val’s Boy 1.01.69 23/11/2014
1200 Calanda 1.07.56 12/07/2017
1400 Perfect Dare 1.21.40 13/02/2017
1600 Braces 1.34.01 08/07/2015
1700 Rush of Blood 1.41.67 24/04/2017
2200 Kensei (NZ) 2.14.10 16/07/1987
2350 Bonfire (GB) 2.22.59 09/07/2015
3120 Lonely Orphan 3.15.55 19/11/2018