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Hobart Race Track

Hobart race track is located in the suburb of Glenorchy in Tasmania and is named Tattersall's Park. Racing at Hobart is operated by the Tasmanian Racing Club and the racecourse is also referred to as Elwick.

All of Tasmania's feature races are Group 3 events only and Hobart's major races take place in February each year.

Hobart Racing Carnival

Hobart hosts it major carnival in February, the Tasmanian summer racing carnival, featuring the Group 3 Hobart Cup, which is an open handicap, and the Group 3 Bow Mistress Trophy for Fillies & Mares.

Hobart Feature Races in February

Below are the main races of the Hobart summer racing carnival.

$225,000 Hobart Cup (2200m)- Gr3 - Open Handicap
$200,000 Bow Mistress Trophy (1200m) - Gr3 - Fillies & Mares WFA
$100,000 Tasmanian Derby (2200m) - Listed - 3yo Set Weights
$80,000 Elwick Stakes (1100m) - Listed - 2yo Set Weights
$80,000 Strutt Stakes (2100m) - Listed - 3yo Fillies Set Weights
$80,000 Thomas Lyons Stakes (1400m) - Weight-for-age

Hobart Race Track Details

Hobart has a course circumference of 1990m and there is climb in the track to the home turn which leads into a straight of 350 metres.

Circumference: 1990 metres
Straight: 350 metres
Direction: anti-clockwise

Hobart Track Map

Hobart track map

Hobart Contact Details

Hobart Race Track
Tattersall's Park
Glenorchy TAS 7010
Ph: (03) 6272 9492
Fax: (03) 6272 1429

Postal Address
Tasmanian Racing Club
P.O. Box 45, Glenorchy, Tas 7010
Ph: (03)62144203
Website: Tasmanian Racing Club

Hobart Racecourse Map Location

Tasmania is also home to Launceston racecourse, where the Launceston Cup is the feature event in February each year.