Function Centre

The Winning Post Function Centre at the Taree Wingham Race Club is the perfect place for your wedding, conference or private function. Overlooking the scenic racecourse, the function centre offers catering for 30 to 450 people and is a fully licenced venue.

Tuesday 7th of November, Melbourne Cup Day

Taree's biggest social raceday of the year.

Enjoy all the local racing action and social activity to see 'the cup' at 3.00pm from Melbourne.

Gates will open at 10.00am with the first of 5 local races at 12.45pm.  Admission for Adults is $15.00 and $10.00 for Pensioners.

All races from Flemington and other meetings throughout Australia will be shown on the infield Big Screen opposite the grandstand and general viewing areas along with screens through the general viewing areas.

The luncheon in the Winning Post Grandstand is booked out however there will be plenty of food and beverage outlets in the general viewing areas for everybody to enjoy the day.  (No food and beverages to be bought to the racecourse).

The Fashions on the Field competition sponsored by Manning Mall is always very popular with $1,100 in prizes for the Mens and Womens competitions.

Complimentary buses running on the day will come from:

Forster/Tuncurry. 2 buses leaving at 11.00am from the Lakeside Tavern at Forster and the doing pick ups shortly after at the Little Street bus stop in Forster, bus stop beside the Bellevue Tavern in Tuncurry and at the end of Blackhead Road on the Lakes Way.

Harrington. A bus leaving at 11.00am from the Harrington Hotel and then doing a pick up at the Coopernook Hotel soon after.

Old Bar. A bus leaving from near the surf club at 11.00am and then doing a pick up from near the main supermarket soon after.

Tinonee and Wingham. A bus leaving from the Tinonee store at 11.00am and then from 'The Log' in Wingham at 11.15am.

Gloucester. A bus leaving from near the public toilets/Country Link bus stop at 10.30am and then doing pick ups at the Krambach Hotel at approximately 11.00am and in Nabiac in Clarkson Street in front of the IGA Supermarket at approximately 11.15am.

All buses will depart on the return journey from the racecourse at 5.30pm.

 

 

 

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Event date: Tuesday 7 November 2017
Event End Date: Tuesday 7 November 2017
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