PowerWorx Opunake Cup Day

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PowerWorx Opunake Cup Day

11:15am Saturday, 20 July 2019

Winter Racing is in full force at New Plymouth Raceway on Saturday the 20th of July, with a day of premier racing.

Join us from midday for a day of action, excitement, and entertainment, including racing highlight the $65,000 PowerWorx Opunake Cup race, race day fashion, and live music at the end of racing.

If you want to add an extra bit of heat to your race day, why not enter the hotly contested Speights Punters Challenge held in the Scottish Charm Lounge.

Limited capacity on this action packed day, book now to avoid disappointment.



General Admission

Experience the action on course with a General Admission ticket which provides access to the centrally located Tuson Public Stand, with Bet and Collect facilities, full bar, and amenities. Food is available from the West Coast Fish Company food truck.

General Admission $5
Under 18s free

General admission entitles you access to all public areas within the racecourse complex. Please note, there are reduced facilities within the grandstand this season.

Members Stand & Privileges

Enhance your race day experience with a Members Stand ticket which provides you with Members Privileges for the day, including access to the Members Lounge with Bet & Collect facilities, full bar, cafe, and amenities at your fingertips, and with fantastic views of the birdcage, track, and winning post, you'll be in the heart of the race day action.

Members Stand ticket $20
Guest of a Member $10

(Does not include General Admission unless purchased prior to race day)

Hospitality Package | La Mer Lounge

An ideal option for those who wish to enjoy a superior race day experience with reserved seating, floor to ceiling glass windows overlooking the birdcage and winning post, in-lounge amenities, and full hospitality package.

This stylish lounge offers prime views of the horses as they parade in the birdcage, sweeping views of the course, and winning post.

Booking early to secure your table in our most popular inside lounge.

Package Inclusions for each guest
- Racecourse admission
- Lounge admission and ticketing
- Reserved seating
- Members privileges
- Official race book

Two course buffet meal

Drinks waiter table service
Six beverage vouchers per person
A large selection of still and sparkling wine, standard and premium beer, low alcohol options, and non-alcoholic sodas, still and sparkling water

$99 per person
$94 per person when booked by a Member (Members are required to attend with their guests)

Lounge Facilities
Floor to ceiling glass providing superior views of the track. Tables on tier one have Trackside TVs, with additional TVs located strategically around the lounge. Bet and Collect facilities, full cash bar, café, and amenities.

Shared inside space, tables on tiered levels for optimal viewing. Tables seat 6-8, multiple tables are located next to, or adjacent, each other based on bookings and numbers.

Speights Punters Challenge

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DJ Wrecklyss plays in the La Mer Lounge after the last race

Race day timeline

Gates Open - 11:15am

Race 1 - 12:15
Race 2 - 12:50
Race 3 - 1:25
Race 4 - 2:02
Race 5 - 2:35
Race 6 - 3:10
Race 7 - 3:45
Race 8 - 4:25

Band plays after the last race