Pakenham Racing Club

Pakenham Racing Club

Pakenham Racing Park at Tynong is the new home of the Pakenham Racing Club. and Pakenham Racing Club (PRC) are proud to confirm that the new Pakenham Racecourse will be known as Park. Park, 420 Nar Nar Goon-Longwarry Road, Tynong VIC 3813

The Pakenham Racing Club was founded in 1875. Since its inception, the Club has on many occasions upgraded facilities and improved racing standards.

More than one hundred trainers and owner trainers prepare their horses at Pakenham. Most have only small teams, the bigger district trainers being permitted to train at the training complex at Cranbourne.

Most successful trainer has been Ray Webster, who won the Melbourne Cup in 1943 with Dark Felt and the Caulfield Cup in 1944 with Counsel. Nethergold, another of his team, ran second in the 1959 Melbourne Cup. He won many races during his long career, and upon retirement was honoured by the V.R.C. in being allowed to retain his badge. Park

The original race course (61 Racecourse Road, Pakenham) was sold to developers (yes, residential) and now the club and racing is at Park, 20 Nar Nar Goon-Longwarry Road, Tynong.

Pakenham Racing Club Course

Situated: 61 kms south-east of Melbourne.
Access: Racecourse Road, via Princes Highway.
Map Reference: Melway 317, G-9
Circumference of track: 1400 mtrs
Length of straight: 300 mtrs

❊ Address & Contact ❊

Pakenham Racing Club⊜ 61 Racecourse Road Pakenham | Map
61 Racecourse RoadPakenham
(03) 5940 6600

❊ Web Links ❊

Pakenham Racing Club

❊ Also See... ❊ Park | Pakenham Racecourse

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