The long-awaited return to the Westlawn Black & Gold Race Day is here and we can't wait!

After a challenging 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are thrilled to announce that Westlawn Black & Gold Race Day is back, at the Grafton Racecourse on Sunday 27th June 2021.

Everyone is invited to attend this FREE, family-friendly event. Gates open at 10.30 am - all racegoers will enjoy FREE entry including full access to the member's bar and grandstand - courtesy of Westlawn!

Racegoers are encouraged to wear black and gold (the colours of Westlawn) to help kick off the very first day of the famous July Racing Carnival. Those entering the Black & Gold Fashions on the Field will be in the running to win some fantastic prizes in both adult's and children’s categories.

We also invite you to join our Facebook Photo Competition – over $400 in prizes to be won! Snap photos of you and your friends on the day, wearing your best black and gold outfit, hanging out with Westlawn Wally, or in front of Westlawn’s designated photo wall, and share your photos on our Facebook and/or Instagram page. It’s that easy! Full terms and conditions available here.

Westlawn Black & Gold Race Day features:

  • Full racing program – including the Westlawn Grafton Cup Prelude
    and John Carlton Cup
  • Black & Gold Fashions on the Field (adult & children’s categories)
  • Westlawn Wally
  • Kids’ activities
  • FREE entry, including access to the members’ bar & grandstand
  • Westlawn Facebook competition


We can't wait to see you at the track!

For more information call Westlawn 02 6642 0400 or Clarence River Jockey Club on 02 6642 2566.

We're here for you

8.45am to 5pm