|COUNT DOWN TO RACE||
Direction: Left Handed
South Waikato meeting at Matamata on Wednesday 14.03.18.
Matamata racecourse stages racing on behalf of Matamata RC and South Waikato Race Club also stages its annual meeting there in March. Comprising 157 acres, it's New Zealand's largest, and most successful training centre, with over 600 horses trained on the course each day by a number of NZs leading trainers based at the course. The training facilities include an equine pool, 10 separate training tracks including the American "All Weather Trackmaster" surface, the only one of its kind in New Zealand which is capable of accommodating up to 1000 horses per day. With two grandstands overlooking the racetrack, Matamata enjoys the picturesque backdrop of the Kaimai Ranges.
J Swap Contractors Matamata Breeders’ Stakes Day – February
The club’s flagship event is the J Swap Contractors Matamata Breeders’ Stakes, a $100,000 race for two year old fillies.
PO Box 22, Matamata 3440