Looking for a unique and exciting experience in Hawkesbury Valley for the whole family? Spend a day at the race at Hawkesbury Valley Race Club! Fill your day with excitement and joy by watching the races live here in Hawkesbury Valley. Visit one of the upcoming race days and make the most out of your visit by staying at Crowne Plaza Hawkesbury Valley.

Hawkesbury Valley Race Club is conveniently located just minutes away from Clarendon Railway Station, down the road from Crowne Plaza Hawkesbury Valley. You can enjoy a wonderful day at the races at Hawkesbury Valley Race Club while still being very close to both Windsor and Richmond.

Hawkesbury Valley Race Club

Hawkesbury Valley Race Club Events

Hawkesbury Valley Race Club is not just about racing! Depending on the event, families can enjoy a range of fun activities. Why not come along to one of the upcoming Hawkesbury Race days.

Big Sport Sunday

Different events offer various types of entertainment and activities. Celebrate the end of sporting seasons with us here at Hawkesbury Valley Race Club! Big Sports Sunday is all about exciting challenges and great times. Win $500 at the 100m Dash For Cash event.

Charity Race Day

Make a difference by attending the Richmond Club Charity Race Day in October. Why not sponsor and/or support a charity race day – especially when it’s for a good cause. Show your support towards a range of local charities and enjoy a day full of racing and fun activities!

Toyota Ladies Day

The Lander Toyota Ladies Day event is back again this year. The highlight of Hawkesbury features our best fashion stakes with incredible prizes! Join in on the fun and bring your man with you. Enjoy a day full of fashion, exciting races, craft beers, giveaways and more.



Ladies at the races

Entry Information

Getting to Hawkesbury Valley Race Club is extremely easy! The racecourse is only a two-minute walk from Clarendon Railway Station. You can enter by car via Racecourse Road through Hawkesbury Valley Way or Blacktown Road – gates usually open at 11am.

Tickets can be purchased at the gate. Children, as well as seniors and pensioners, enter for free so make sure you bring the whole family with you! You can gain access to the special member’s area by purchasing temporary passes.

Hawkesbury Valley Race Day Packages

If you’re travelling with family and want to make the most out of your visit, then you should purchase one of the many race day packages that can be tailored to suit your group.

Perhaps you want to relax and watch the race from our special trackside seating on the lawn or prefer a premium watching experience with panoramic views of the track from our Horizons bar.

Premium race day packages include the admission of all guests onto the racecourse but also grant access to the members’ grandstands. You can also reserve seating to ensure you’ll have a wonderful time and the perfect viewing angle no matter the event!

Premium packages also come with an excellent hot and cold buffet lunch, a full dessert buffet and mini pies that are served later in the afternoon. Hot and cold canapes are served upon arrival.

A Dessert Buffet

Conveniently Located in Hawkesbury Valley

Hawkesbury Valley Race Club is conveniently located near Clarendon Station and is only minutes away from both Windsor and Richmond. Combine a day at the races with walks and hikes around Hawkesbury’s most beautiful natural reserves and parks!

Windsor is home to several national parks. Located just a few kilometres southeast of Hawkesbury Valley Race Club, Windsor Downs Nature Reserve features a historic windmill and a water tank that protects a number of endangered plant communities.

Windsor Downs NSW 

In Windsor Downs, you’ll find a range of spectacular plant species including the broad-leaved ironbark, grey box, narrow-leaved anaphora, scribbly gum and pea flowers. Several bird species have also been recorded here: the red-capped robins, buff-rumped and yellow-tailed thornbills as well as the endangered regent honeyeater.

Scheyville NSW

A few kilometres to the northeast of Windsor (through Mulgrave and Oakville), you’ll come across the enormous Scheyville National Park. Here you can find original structures from the post-WWII migrant camp of Scheyville through the Migrant Heritage walk.

Scheyville is often overlooked by visitors but can offer a glimpse into an interesting past. But is not just about culture. You will also find that the park comes with a variety of walks and hikes of varying difficulty. You can also go birdwatching, cycling or horse riding. You’ll find paths through the bush, beside the lagoon and past all the historical areas. The Longneck Lagoon reserve sits at the centre of the park and offers stunning views of the rough but beautiful wilderness.

A man playing golf

Richmond NSW

Golf or horse racing? Why not both? Richmond Golf Club is only minutes away from the East Richmond train station. The Richmond golf course is the oldest golf course in New South Wales. You can enjoy the races at Hawkesbury Valley Race Club and end the day with a game of golf at Richmond Golf Club. You have enough time to do it all! The club remains open until 9 pm on Sundays and 10 pm on Fridays!

Windsor NSW 2753

Hawkesbury Regional Museum is located in one of Australia’s oldest settlements, just a few minutes by car from Hawkesbury Valley Race Club. This museum is also the only publicly-run and professionally staffed museum here in Hawkesbury. You’ll discover a lot about Hawkesbury’s long and exciting history, in a quick tour featuring artifacts and documents of the past.

Make a weekend out of it

With so many things to see and do, a day at the races can indeed be a long and exhausting one. Instead of stressing out trying to plan your return, why not make a weekend out of it? Crowne Plaza Hawkesbury Valley is conveniently located at the heart of the valley. With over 100 comfortable rooms and contemporary suites to choose from, you’ll certainly find the right room for every occasion.

A Dessert Buffet

If you’re looking for a cozy room that’s the next best thing to home, we recommend the comfortable standard room, which is fully-equipped with a large queen-size bed, a modern ensuite and a sturdy desk. Upgrade to a superior room for extra comfort. How about a room with your very own ensuite spa bath? Let go of stress in Crowne Plaza’s premium spa rooms. Upgrade to deluxe and enjoy a double spa ensuite. Add a touch of luxury with one of the balcony rooms, equipped with all the comforts necessary for an unforgettable stay under the starlit summer sky.

For those who want it all, Crowne Plaza Hawkesbury Valley offers premium executive suites with various bedding configurations. Have a day out at the races and stay at Crowne Plaza Hawkesbury Valley nearby the many Hawkesbury Valley attractions.