Coupland’s Bakeries Mile

Riccarton Park Racecourse

ticket prices

General Admission

A booking fee applies to purchases prior to race day. Cost is $15 per person on race day.

Members and Club Grandstand
Entrance and Members access to Club Grandstand and pedestrian access to Show Gate Reserved Car Park. A booking fee applies to purchases prior to race day. Cost is $45 per person on race day.

Multi Pack 
Multi pack includes entrance and access to the Members area, Balmerino luncheon, race book and first drink. A booking fee applies to purchases prior to race day. Cost is $85 per person on race day. Additional inclusions can be collected from the Merchandise and Racebook Kiosk near the main turnstiles.

Reserved Car Park
Reserved car park in a prime position in front of the Grand National stand. The ticket provides space allocation for a car. Individual entrance tickets per person are also required. The Club will contact you with car park position and further details. You can bring your own food and drinks within the enclosed boot area of the car. Some restrictions do apply. Entrance is via Steadman Rd.

$225 (per person)
The Guineas Terrace Marquee Package
Located within prime position in the Members area the package includes: course entry, your own mini marquee with seating for 40, luncheon, race book and beverage package. Package can only be purchased prior to race day, minimum of 40 people. A booking fee applies. Event rules apply. For more information and bookings please contact Kym Berney – or phone (03) 336 0055.

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The Coupland’s Bakeries Mile at Riccarton Park is a celebration of the two things that make New Zealand Cup and Show Week such a popular event – great action on the track and spectacular fashions in the field.

Live music will add to the party atmosphere so fish out your favourite hat, splash out on a new dress, and head on down to Riccarton Park Racecourse.

The racing action starts at 12.40pm and features the country’s richest open handicap over 1,600 metres.

Gates open at 10am. Corporate suites open from 11.30am.

No age restriction applies.  Enter via Racecourse Road or Steadman Road.

Timings are approximate and subject to change.

getting there

Riccarton Park Racecourse is located in the suburb of Sockburn and is only 10 minutes drive from Christchurch Airport.

With plenty of parking on site, you can drive to Riccarton Park Racecourse events.  To plan your route to reduce travel delays visit Transport for Christchurch.

Taxi and bus services are operating throughout the city.  For more information about bus services  and for taxi services call Blue Star Taxis on 3799 799 or visit Blue Star Taxis.