Manawatu Harness Racing season runs from October to May with the club racing on the Pioneer highway track 12 times during the season. 


View the latest fields - HRNZ.  


In addition, the Wairarapa Harness Racing club also hold two meetings at the track. Racing dates for the 2017 - 2018 Season are.


October: Tues 31st +

November: Thurs 2nd *; Tues 21st + & 23rd *  

December: Tues 12th + & Thurs 14th

January: Wed 3rd +

February: Tues 13th + & Thurs 15th

March: Tues 13th + & Thurs 15th *, Thurs 29th *  

April: Tues 10th + & Thurs 12th

May: Tues 1st + & Thurs 3rd *,  Tues 22nd & Thurs 24th

Tuesday 21st November and Thursday 3rd May are hosted by the Wairarapa Harness Racing Club. Wednesday 3rd January is hosted by the Wanganui Trotting Club.

Click here to see the latest fields on the HRNZ website


Other Harness Racing Dates in the Lower North Island 

January: Sun 7th Hawera HRC 

February: Fri 2nd + & Sun 4th Kapiti Coast HRC (at Otaki)

March: 1st+ Taranaki TC, Sun 4th Stratford TC, Sat 31st Hawera HRC. 

April: Mon 2nd H R C 

*Indicates Night meeting 

+ Twilight 


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