Race Meeting

Humphries Construction Manawatu Cup

Sat 18 Dec 2021
11am - 5pm
Awapuni Racing Centre 67 Racecourse Road, Awapuni, Palmerston North 4412
GA: $10

Humphries Construction Manawatu Cup

The Manawatu Racing Club presents the Humphries Construction Manawatu Cup on Saturday 18 December which is our last Christmas at the Races event of the year. This day features the Manawatu Challenge Stakes and G3 Humphries Construction Manawatu Cup and is not to be missed! 

It is time to treat yourself and the team! Take the opportunity to relax, have fun and celebrate the festive season in style.

Christmas at the Races is a day full of festive entertainment, delicious feasts, bubbles and brews completed with an electric atmosphere and the thrill of thoroughbred racing.

1. Rally the troops

2. Pick the fabulous package which suits you best

3. Sit back, relax and let us organise the entire party for you! 

Featuring: 

$110,000 Group 2 Manawatu Challenge Stakes over 1400m 

$100,000 Group 3 Humphries Construction Manawatu Cup over 2300m

$10 Punters Club Tickets 

Members Draw

Santa 100m Dash

Meeting Details:

First race:  12.30pm*

Last race:  4.50pm*

Number of Races: 8

Gates open: 11.00am* 

Hospitality lounges open: 12.00pm*

General Admission: $10.00

Member for a Day: $30.00

*initial race timing schedule is normally available approx 4 weeks from the event however final timings are not confirmed until the Wednesday of the week of the event.

HOSPITALITY PACKAGE

Christmas in the Silks

SOLD OUT

Your day at Awapuni Function Centre includes: reserved seating in the Silks Lounge, buffet luncheon with dessert, premium beverage package from the first until the last race, racebook and pen for each guest, & betting facilities.

HOSPITALITY PACKAGE

Naughty & Nice

$155.00

Your day at Awapuni Function Centre includes: reserved seating in the Terrace Lounge, buffet luncheon with dessert, standard beverage package from the first until the last race, racebook and pen for each guest, & betting facilities.

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HOSPITALITY PACKAGES

The Nutcracker

$110.00

Your day at Awapuni Function Centre includes: reserved seating in the Manawatu Lounge, buffet luncheon with dessert, cash bar, racebook and pen for each guest, & betting facilities.

BOOK NOW
Dress Standards
When attending a race day it's nice to look the part! Find out more about planning your outfit below.
Membership
Join the thrill of racing and become a member of one of our five Awapuni-based Clubs and get access to your individual Clubs race meetings and more at Awapuni and Wellington Racing Club depending on the level of membership you select.
Raceday Sponsorship
Between Manawatu RC, Marton JC, Feilding JC, Rangitikei RC & Ashhurst-Pohangina RC, the Awapuni Racing Centre hosts over 19 race meetings each season with sponsorship opportunities available.

Venue Details

Awapuni Racing Centre

Awapuni Racing Centre 67 Racecourse Road, Awapuni, Palmerston North 4412

67 Racecourse Road, Awapuni, Palmerston North