Muswellbrook Race Club

Wildcard Qualifier - Sunday 24 March 2019 

Muswellbrook Race Club is set to host the “Wild Card” meeting of the Country Championships on Sunday 24th March. Horses that run in one of the preceding regional races but are yet to qualify for the final in Sydney on Saturday 6 April 2019, will have the opportunity to contest the $50,000 prize money on offer for the coveted two remaining places in the Country Championships final. The 2018 winner of the Wildcard was DON'T GIVE A DAMN trained by Danny Williams.

Award winning Muswellbrook Race Club is one of the oldest continuous race clubs in NSW, having been established in 1862. With 18 race meetings scheduled annually, Muswellbrook Race Club has an excellent reputation with the support of many leading country, provincial and city trainers, who engage a number of high profile and accomplished jockeys.

​Muswellbrook Race Club is located approximately 3 hours drive north of Sydney on the New England Highway in the Upper Hunter amongst the largest group of world class Thoroughbred Horse Studs in Australia including Coolmore, Darley, Arrowfield, Newgate, Yarraman Park, Aquis and Vinery. Wineries and Mining are also significant in the resource rich shire of Muswellbrook. The racecourse is located 2.5 kms west of the town centre just off Denman Road.

​​Beautifully manicured gardens and lovely shaded lawn areas are a feature of Muswellbrook's facilities. The RN Webber Racing Centre which houses the Silks Restaurant is very popular for Weddings, Birthdays and corporate functions as well as being used for members and sponsors on race days.

The day will be promoted as a family friendly race day with plenty of entertainment for the kids.

Features are:

  • - Family Friendly Race Day
  • - Free Kids Jumping Castles and other kids entertainment
  • - Sporting Codes Sprint
  • - Lions Café & Bar Facilities
  • - Live Music
  • - Great Coffee with Caffe Mobilita
  • - Lunch options available in our beautiful grounds
  • - Call the club on 02 65411 699 for more details