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*except on feature racedays

Raceday Entry

Gates Open 11am | Function Rooms 12pm (Non daylight savings)

Gates Open 11:30am | Function Rooms 12:30pm (Daylight savings)

*Subject to change on feature racedays

Midweek Meetings

General

Admission

$10

Concession

(TPI, Aged, Senior & Disability Card Holders)

$5

HRC Members

Guest Pass

$25

Under 18's

FREE

Saturday & Sunday Meetings

General

Admission

$15

Concession

(TPI, Aged, Senior & Disability Card Holders)

$5

HRC Members

Guest Pass *

$30

Under 18's

FREE

Hawkesbury Cup Day & Ladies Day

General

Admission

$20

Concession

(TPI, Aged, Senior & Disability Card Holders)

$10

HRC Members

Guest Pass *

$65

Under 18's

FREE

*Available for purchase to current financial HRC Members only.

Meat and Cheese Board

HRC Food Policy

Hawkesbury Race Club does not allow food or beverages to be brought into the Racecourse. HRC is a licensed venue and operates food and beverage outlets on course.

The venue reserves the right to check all bags upon entry & exit.
Complimentary water stations are located on-course.

Food required for dietary or health purposes is allowed in sealed containers for individual consumption with written consent from a health professional.

What to Wear

With any race day comes the on course fashion, and Hawkesbury Race club is all about dressing to impress.


Put your best foot forward and embrace the race day style, making your day at Hawkesbury a memorable occasion.

HRC encourages all to celebrate the history and exhilaration of racing, and dress up for the premier social occasions of the year. From the finest dresses, the most exquisite millinery, and the elegance of a well-tailored suit, fashion sets the tone for a day of racing. Have a look at the album below for some fashion inspiration.

Acceptable Men's Race Wear

  • Collared Shirt – long or short sleeve

  • Ties & Jackets are optional

  • Dress/tailored trousers, chinos, moleskins or dress jeans

  • Long Dress Pants Required

  • Tailored shorts

NOT Acceptable Men's Race Wear

  • Tracksuits, board shorts or footy/sports/running shorts

  • Any torn or ripped clothing

  • Any form of the following footwear: joggers/runners, sports/track shoes, sandals, thongs, ‘crocs’, dilapidated footwear, scuffs, gumboots or slippers.

  • Singlets or sport jerseys

Acceptable Women's Race Wear

  • Ladies are expected to wear smart race wear

  • Dresses

  • Dress skirt (except for blue denim)

  • Dress/tailored trousers, chinos, moleskins, slacks or dress jeans

  • Millinery (optional)

NOT Acceptable Women's Race Wear

  • Board shorts

  • Any torn or ripped clothing

  • Any form of the following footwear: joggers/runners, sports/track shoes, thongs, ‘crocs’, dilapidated footwear, scuffs, gumboots or slippers.

Owners' Information

Owners plus one guest are given complimentary access to a range of viewing areas and facilities on course. Owners involved with winning horses on the day are invited to celebrate with us in the Winners Bar.

Ticket collection is in the Australian Thoroughbred Breeders Club room which is located to the left of the turnstiles at the front gate.
No need to pre-register, you will receive your tickets at the gate!

There will be an on-course owners lounge with complimentary refreshments for you to enjoy while cheering on your horse!

Syndications are encouraged to email admin@hawkraces.com prior to raceday to confirm a list of attending owners.

Getting Here

Address

1 Racecourse Road Clarendon NSW 2756

By Train

Clarendon Train Station is located at our front gate and is only a short 350m walk to the turnstiles.

By Car

There is ample free on-course parking.

  • Can I bring my own food and drinks?
    Hawkesbury Race Club does not allow food or beverages to be brought into the Racecourse. HRC is a licensed venue and operates food and beverage outlets on course. The venue reserves the right to check all bags upon entry & exit. Complimentary water stations are located on-course. Food required for dietary or health purposes is allowed in sealed containers for individual consumption with written consent from a health professional.
  • Is there food and drink available to purchase on course?
    Yes, we have various food outlets available on course including the Snack Bar, Dining Room Brasserie and on some days Food Trucks.
  • How do I get tickets to the races? Do I need to pre-book?
    Tickets are available for purchase online or at the gate on the day. Pre-booking is recommended but not a requirement. Pre-booking any hospitality package is a must.
  • How do I get there? Is there parking available?
    Free parking is available on course. The Racecourse is a short 5-minute walk from Clarendon Train Station.
  • What entertainment will there be?
    The entertainment varies for each race meeting. To view the entertainment for a particular race meeting, please view the event.
  • Can children come to the races?
    Yes! Under 18-year-olds receive free entry. Please note they must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Can I pay with cash at Hawkesbury Race Club? Can I get cash out?
    HRC operates some outlets as CARD ONLY payments, however our Public Bar and food outlets allow cash payments. We do have an onsite ATM available for use.
  • Can I smoke on course?
    Smoking is permitted only in the designated smoking area located behind the Betting Ring.
  • If I lose something on a race day, how can I find it?
    All lost property is handed into the HRC Office, please call 02 4577 2263 for any lost property enquiries.
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