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Ruakaka Racecourse

Ruakaka Racecourse is home to Whangarei Racing Club and boasts expansive ocean views. Five meetings per season are hosted here. The racing surface has a well-earned reputation as New Zealand's finest 'all weather' track. The reliability of the racing surface makes Ruakaka popular with trainers outside the area who base themselves here during the winter months. Access to the beautiful beach to train on makes the racecourse unique, hence its logo: "Where the turf meets the surf!"

Track Details: A right hsanded 1800m track with a 435 metre straight.

Directions: Located 30km south of Whangarei, to get there turn off State Highway 1 to Ruakaka and follow the signs.

Peter Snell Road

Geographical Coordinates:
Latitude: -35.888, Longitude: 174.460

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