PowerWorx Taranaki Cup Day

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PowerWorx Taranaki Cup Day

Saturday, 1 February 2020

The day when the focus is on form, Taranaki Cup Day delivers.

Featuring a thrilling line up of eight premier races including the PowerWorx Taranaki Cup, the Woburn Farm 2YO Classic, and the $101,000 Platinum Homes Taranaki Summer Challenge the day showcases some of the country's best horses and jockeys, and fantastic prize money.

The glamour day of the Summer Carnival where attendees are encouraged to dress up for the occasion, and whether you choose a hospitality package, a ticket to the exclusive Prosecco Marquee, or take on the best punters, there is something for everyone today.

Cup Day is the jewel in the New Plymouth Raceway Summer Carnival racing calendar. Don't miss out on this fantastic day.

Prosecco Lawn
If you enjoy fizz, fashion, fun, and famous faces the Prosecco Lawn is the place to be. See the Events tab for details of this ticketed event.

Punters Competition
Serious punters are invited to participate in the on-course Punting Competition with $4,000 prize money for first place. Contact the office to book.

We wrap the whole day up with fabulous live entertainment.

Book early 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 $10
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 $25
Guest of a Member $15

(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.

Book early to secure your table in our most popular inside location.

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

- Two course buffet luncheon (Main & Dessert)
- Plated afternoon tea, served to your table

- 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

$105 per person
$99 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.

DJ Ash plays after the last, in the La Mer Lounge.


Gates Open 11.30am

Race 1 - 12:25
Race 2 - 1:00
Race 3 - 1:35
Race 4 - 2:10
Race 5 - 2:45
Race 6 - 3:20
Race 7 - 3:55
Race 8 - 4:30

DJ Ash plays after the last