WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE: TIPS, BETTING ADVICE & TRACK GUIDE

The Warwick Farm was originally a patch of land in 1889 but the Raceway was bought in 1922 with the first race meet being in 1925.

The Warwick Farm Racecourse is approximately a 42-minute drive from the Sydney CBD.

The Warwick Farm Racetrack has a circumference of 1,937m and a 326m straight.

BETTING ON WARWICK FARM RACES

Bookmakers LadbrokesSportsbet, TAB, Neds and bet365 are the best places to bet on Warwick Farm races.

They also offer some of the best odds on Warwick Farm racing throughout the year.

Or take advantage of the top 5 bookmaker deals below.

WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE LIVE STREAM 

TAB and Sportsbet offer livestreams of Warwick Farm horse racing.

In order to watch races, live on the TAB app or website, you must create an account and click on the race you wish to view.

Sportsbet have a Watch Live icon that will appear on their website and app. To watch a livestream of Warwick Farm racing:

  1. Got to sportsbet.com.au or their app
  2. Click on ‘Racing’ in the left-hand menu
  3. Select Warwick Farm from the list of ‘Racing’ meetings
  4. Click the play icon or ‘Watch Live’ icon for the specific Warwick Farm race that you wish to view

WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE HISTORY & EXPERIENCE

The Warwick Farm racecourse was officially bought by the Australian Jockey Club in 1922 with its first race meeting being held in 1925 in front of a large crowd.

Not long after, the Warwick Farm Raceway hosted four Australian Grand Prix’s in the 1960’s and 70’s. The racetrack now holds up to 15 race meetings a year with two, one day carnivals.

Warwick Farm has an auctioneer house next door to the racetrack which means there are elite training facilities inside the racetrack.

WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE GROUP 1 RACES

Warwick Farm was previously home to one Group 1 race, the Chipping Norton Stakes before it was moved to Randwick in 2016.

The other notable races at Warwick Farm are the three Group 2 races. The Challenge Stakes (1,000m), Warwick Stakes (1,400m) and the Surround Stakes (1,400m).

WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE TRACK AND FACILITIES

The Warwick Farm Racetrack has a circumference of 1,937m and a 326m straight that is run in a clockwise direction, the quick and sharp turns make it favourable for the front runners as they head into the final straight. Inside barriers have a slight advantage.

The racecourse has world class facilities with multiple tracks and recovery rooms for the horses. The horses also have treadmills and machines in each stable to warm up.

WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE EVENTS

To see the upcoming Warwick Farm Racecourse events, click the link below to visit the Australian Turf Club website.

https://www.australianturfclub.com.au/races/

WARWICK FARM TICKETS

The Australian Turf Club website is the best place to view packages and book tickets for upcoming racedays at the Warwick Farm Racecourse.

To view the ticket prices for upcoming Warwick Farm race meetings. Click the link below to find tickets.

https://www.australianturfclub.com.au/races/australia-day-at-warwick-farm-tuesday-26-january-2021/

HOW TO GET TO WARWICK FARM RACECOURSE FROM SYDNEY CBD?

There are many different options to travel from the Sydney CBD to the Warwick Farm Racecourse. Here are some directions on how to get to the racetrack.

Public Transport:   

  • Walk to Central Station, Platform 19
  • Catch Train Leppington via Granville to Warwick Farm Station, Platform 2
  • Walk 1.3km to Warwick Farm Racecourse

Car:

  • Depart from Sydney CBD
  • Continue towards Darling Harbour, Anzac Bridge (300m)
  • Exit right towards Darling Harbour (350m)
  • Turn left onto Harris Street towards Airport and Botany (600m)
  • Turn right onto Regent Street towards Airport and Botany (1.3km)
  • Turn right onto McEvoy Street towards Sydenham and Wollongong (1.9km)
  • Merge onto M8 Motorway (3.3km)
  • Keep right on M8 Motorway (2.8km)
  • Take exit Revesby onto The River Road (13km)
  • Turn right onto The River Road towards Bankstown (300m)
  • Turn left onto Milperra Road towards Liverpool and Bankstown (300m)
  • Turn right onto Governor Macquarie Drive towards Chipping Norton and Warwick Farm (5.5km)
  • At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Governor Macquarie Drive (600m)
  • At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Governor Macquarie Drive (450m)
  • At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Governor Macquarie Drive (400m)
  • At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Governor Macquarie Drive (600m)
  • The destination is on the right (1.6km)
  • James Ruse Drive, Rosehill NSW 2142, Australia