26 December 2017

7:00 am - 4:00 pm


Address Pirongia Golf Course & Racecourse, Pirongia, New Zealand View Map

2017 Bayleys Pirongia Boxing Day Races will be held on December 26 for the 147th time.

This Iconic Waikato Event is all about fun, picnics, family, horses and heaps of activities for kids and all the family. This event is a great way to meet up after Xmas with leftovers and enjoy family and friends in a relaxed picnic, racing environment at a beautiful golf course.

2017 will run all Equalisator races as trotting, pacing and saddle trot.
Extra on course events are the impressive clydesdale/heacy horse race and kids kartz.

Food/Coffee trucks and rides for kids are available.
More updated information found on Facebook Page ‘Pirongia Boxing Day Races’.
BYO alcohol is restricted at the entrance to 6 bottles of beer and 750mls equivalent of wine per adult.

Gates open at 7am, first race 11am.
Admission $10, Under 12 Free.
Major Sponsor Bayleys Real Estate.

2017 Bayleys Pirongia Boxing Day Races

Pirongia Golf Course & Racecourse, Pirongia, New Zealand

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