Wagga Racecourse Details

State: New South Wales
Type: Country
Circumference: 2200 Metres
Direction: Clockwise
Straight: 400 Metres
Contact details: Murrumbidgee Turf Club, Slocum Street, Wagga Wagga, NSW 2650

Wagga Racecourse

Wagga races are held at Wagga Racecourse which is much better known as the Murrumbidgee Turf Club. The NSW Country club holds around 24 meetings a year that are mostly split between the weekends and during the weekdays.

Located around 4.5 – 5 hours from both Sydney and Melbourne, Wagga has a superb country track that is loved by trainers and punters alike.

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

Major Wagga Races

Race name Type Distance
Wagga Wagga Gold Cup Listed 2000m

Getting to Wagga Races

If travelling via public transport bus 964 from Estella to Wagga Wagga stops at the racecourse. The nearest railway station is Wagga Wagga Station which is on the Southern Countrylink line. The walk from there to the racecourse is approx 3km. Driving from Sydney, it will take you approx 5 hours heading south-west down the Hume Highway.

Wagga Track Records

Distance Winner Time Date
1000 Mixed Blossom 56.10 01/11/2019
1050 Mixed Blossom 58.94 09/01/2017
1200 He’s Unique 1.08.31 27/12/2005
1300 Earp 1.15.75 07/01/2021
1400 Inauguration 1.19.83 06/05/1999
1600 Regular Aussie 1.33.81 24/12/2010
1800 Leica Larrikin 1.47.63 18/04/2010
2000 Goodwood 1.59.81 07/05/1999
2500 Gershwin 2.35.49 01/05/1997
3200 Da Deputy 3.23.10 01/11/2019
3800 High Mode 4.12.68 12/08/2018