Location of Racecourse:
Hawkesbury Racecourse is 65km west of the Sydney CBD, between Richmond and Windsor. Directly opposite the Racecourse is the Richmond Air Force Base.
If you are driving from the city, take the Harbour tunnel and then the M2 freeway which connects to the M7. Disembark the M7 at the Richmond turn off and follow the signs to Windsor. Stay on Richmond Road and continue to the intersection of Racecourse Road in which you turn right, this will take you right to the entrance of the Race Course, which is located just prior to the level crossing at Clarendon Railway Station.
If you are coming by bus drive right up to the white gates and an attendant will direct you from there.
Hawkesbury Race Club
Racecourse Road, Clarendon, NSW 2756
Phone: (02) 4577 2263
Fax: 4577 6682
Hawkesbury Race Club Motel
1 Racecourse Road, Clarendon, NSW 2756
Phone: (02) 4560 4300
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Directions from Sydney:
Follow the M2 and then continue onto the M7 until you reach Richmond Rd exit. Exit the M7 and travel along Richmond Road go through the first roundabout and turn into Racecourse Road which is the first street on your right.
Continue along this Road until you reach Hawkesbury Race Club and follow directions. See map below.
Public Transport - Train:
From Clarendon Railway station there is a two minute walk to the Racecourse. From Central station, take the Richmond line and Clarendon station is the first stop after Windsor station.
For train times, please contact City Rail on http://www.cityrail.nsw.gov/.au or telephone 131500.
New Race Track Entrance
- The course proper is 2100 metres in length and 20 metres in width with kikuyu grass surface, sandy loam base and excellent sub soil drainage.
- The home turn has 6% camber with the remainder of the track having 2% cross fall.
- The home straight is 400 metres in length
Rail Positions and Number of Starters:
- Rail normal - able to start 16 horses
- Rail out 3 metres - able to start 14 horses
- Rail out 5 metres - able to start 12 horses
|900m||49.99||Circle The Globe||29/6/95 (Track Good)|
|1000m||55.02||Ab Initio||3/12/98 (Track Fast)|
|1100m||1-05.63||Sanjani||27/8/98 (Track Heavy)|
|1200m||1-08.01||Run Just Run ||19/10/03 (Track Good)|
|1300m||1-15.02||Derby Parade ||4/11/04 (Track Good)|
|1400m||1.21.12||Ra Eclipse ||12/5/02 (Track Good)|
|1500m||1-30.03||Fastways||12/9/03 (Track Good)|
|1600m||1-32.99||Thrifty Reserve||1/12/93 (Track Fast)|
|1700m||1-43.60||Steamroller||3/11/88 (Track Good)|
|1800m||1-47.48||Allez Bandit||17/11/94 (Track Good)|
|1900m||1-55.80||Light Of Century||4/2/88 (Track Good)|
|2000m||1-59.76||Masonette||21/12/03 (Track Good)|
|2250m||2-19.14||Cupola||24/1/01 (Track Good) |
|2300m||2-22.00||Carlyle Court||4/12/91 (Track Good)|