Northam Racecourse Details

State: Western Australia
Type: Provincial
Circumference: 2017 Metres
Direction: Anti – Clockwise
Straight: 425 Metres
Contact details: Northam Racing Club, 175 Yilgarn Avenue, Northam, WA 6401

Northam Racecourse

Northam Racecourse is just a 60-minute drive from Perth in the heart of the majestic Avon Valley of Western Australia. Northam Race Club hosts its meetings at Northam Racecourse and has done since 1863 as it continues to be one of Western Australia’s premier provincial racecourses.

The club hosts approx 22 race meetings a year between May to December, highlighted by the Northam Cup in October

Northam has two listed races over the course of the year.

Major Northam Races

Race name Type Distance
Northam Stakes Listed 1100m
Northam Cup Listed 1600m

Getting to Northam Races

Driving is the best way to get to Northam Racecourse. Located on Yilgarn Avenue directly across from the Caravan Park, the racecourse is on the eastern border of the town and can be accessed directly through the town or via the bypass road. Northam is about 60 minutes from Perth on the Great Eastern Highway. Transport WA  has public transport of both bus and train services daily to Northam.

Northam Track Records

Distance Winner Time Date
1000 Wiener Waltz 55.79 30/05/2019
1080 Soundings 1.01.10 10/05/2007
1100 Vain Raider 1.01.75 03/05/2009
1200 Kilkeran Bay 1.10.36 20/06/1991
1250 Stone Man 1.12.92 26/05/2005
1300 Super Ex 1.14.92 02/05/2021
1350 Enarin 1.19.30 30/04/1986
1400 Joyous Dream 1.19.49 27/06/1985
1600 Pushin Shapes 1.33.01 28/10/2018
2200 My Thornbird 2.15.08 23/10/2005