Quirindi Racecourse Details

State: New South Wales
Type: Country
Circumference: 1900 Metres
Direction: Clockwise
Straight: 400 Metres
Contact details: Quirindi Jockey Club, Cnr East Street & Wallabadah, Quirindi, NSW 2343

Quirindi Racecourse

Quirindi Jockey Club is located just 50 minutes from Tamworth and is a premier country race club. The track was founded in 1926 and was situated on “The Ranch” which is to the east of where the Tafe Collage is now located. They hosted their first meeting in 1927 and since 1946 the club has organised all the race meets and features for the races.

Although Quirindi Jockey Club doesn’t have a Group or Listed race, they host the famous Quirindi Cup as well as the Willow Tree Cup and Murrurundi Cup.

Major Quirindi Races

Quirindi Cup – 1600m

Willow Tree Cup – 1000m

Murrurundi Cup – 2000m

Getting to Quirindi Races

The easiest way to get to Quirindi Jockey Club is via car. Located just a short distance from the New England Highway and just 50 minutes from Tamworth. Those located outside of Tamworth, you can fly into Tamworth on their daily air service from Sydney or Brisbane. Outside of that, NSW Trains offer a daily service to Quirindi.

Quirindi Track Records

Distance Winner Time Date
1000m Timber Cinders 55.46 25/02/2000
1100m Lanwryst Star 1.01.40 17/10/1981
1200m Newton’s Rings 1.07.68 28/05/2006
1400m The Aviator 1.22.44 10/03/2008
1450m Attis 1.24.90 27/11/1998
1500m Jimalong 1.29.30 27/02/1978
1600m Akwazoff 1.34.88 19/02/1996
2000m Auditorium 1.56.10 26/12/2008