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  • 760Km North of Sydney

  • PO Box 141, Ballina, NSW 2478Ph. (02) 6686 2603 Fax (02) 6686 7925

Ballina racecourse is the home of the Ballina Jockey Club, a major race club located on the NSW north coast.
Ballina and its surrounds has a population of more than 40,000 and is located on the Pacific Highway between Grafton and the NSW/Queensland border. Ballina is one hour by road south of the Gold Coast and is serviced daily by regional airlines from Sydney and Brisbane.
Ballina racecourse is located 2km from the town centre and has hosted racing for more than 120 years. The land for the racecourse was granted in 1888, racing began in the 1890s and the Ballina Turf Club, the first of many clubs to use the course, was formed in 1900.
The current Ballina Jockey Club has been the sole tenant of the racecourse since it was formed in 1950.
Ballina racecourse is a tight turning track of 1600 metres circumference, 20 metres wide with a home straight of 350 metres.
Ballina is also a major regional training centre. The course supports more 200 horses in training with local trainers.
The training facilities at Ballina racecourse include a B grass and sand track.
Ballina Jockey Club conducts 18 race meetings annually at Ballina racecourse with the highlight being the Ballina Cup in September.

BALLINA Up Coming Races

Race NoRace NamePrize Money
R1Tursa Mdn Plate AUD $ 22,000
R2Northern Star Mdn Plate AUD $ 22,000
R3100.9 Zzzfm Hcp (C2) AUD $ 22,000
R4Tab.Com.Au (Bm58) AUD $ 22,000
R5Slipway Hotel Hcp (C1) AUD $ 22,000
R6Spill The Beans @ Aquis (Bm66) AUD $ 22,000
R7XXXX Gold Plate (C1) AUD $ 22,000

Last 12 Meetings

04 FEB 2019

R1 - R7 GOOD

18 JAN 2019

R1 - R8 GOOD

26 DEC 2018

R1 - R6 GOOD

Out 3m 1000m - 250m cuttaway applies.650
07 DEC 2018

R1 - R8 SOFT

Out 1.5m 1000m to 250m cutaway applies.894
26 NOV 2018

R1 - R7 GOOD

Out 1.5m 1000m to 250m cutaway applies.770
12 NOV 2018

R1 - R8 GOOD

Out 1.5m 1000m to 250m cutaway applies.872
05 NOV 2018

R1 - R7 GOOD

30 SEP 2018

R1 - R7 SOFT

27 JUL 2018

R1 - R8 SOFT

Out 3m 1000m to 250m cuttaway applies.886
17 JUL 2018


Out 1.5m 1000m to 250m cutaway applies.759
22 JUN 2018


21 APR 2018


Out 3m 1000m-250m. cutaway applies.648

Track Map Guide

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