Rosehill Racecourse News

All the glamour and excitement of 2013 Golden Slipper Day is finally here, with an action-packed card of racing to take place at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday. Headlining the program is of course the $3.5 million 2013 Golden Slipper, which stands as the richest two-year-old race world. Sixteen juveniles are…


Rosehill Racecourse

The Rosehill Gardens Racecourse is located in the suburb of Rosehill, West of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Rosehill was considered the home of the Sydney Turf Club (prior to the merger of the STC and the Australian Jockeys Club to create the ATC). Rosehill is considered to be one of the premier racecourses in Sydney; the other is Royal Randwick Racecourse. Rosehill traditionally holds many events out of which one is the famous Golden Slipper race for two year olds.

Rosehill gardens hold horse races for thoroughbred gallopers on a grass surface. The easy access to the racecourse is from the train at the Rosehill station. The other mode of conveyance can be by car. But to avoid all this, just bet online.

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Horse racing in a very popular local and international sport celebrated in Australia. Aussies as a whole are horse race lovers and during the festive season of horse racing the city of Sydney comes alive. It hosts the ATC’s Sydney derby at the Randwick racecourse and at the Rosehill gardens. A large number of audiences are grabbed by this mega event, and a lot of local people online try their luck and bet on their favourite horses, jockey and trainers. Nowadays many websites celebrate the event and offer handy and secure online betting options.

Whether you are at home or at the office, placing your winning wagers on all Rosehill events has never been easier. All you need is an online bookmaker and internet access. The convenience of betting online is second to none.

Upcoming Races

Group 1

Winter Stakes

(1400m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

WFA

Group 1

Queensland Oaks

(2400m)

Eagle Farm

$400,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Queensland Derby

(2400m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Stradbroke Handicap

(1400m)

Eagle Farm

$1,000,000

Hcp

Group 1

The TJ Smith

(1600m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

2YO SW

Group 1

George Ryder Stakes

(1500m)

Rosehill

$1,000,000

3YO & UP

Group 1

Rosehill Guineas

(2000m)

Rosehill

$500,000

3YO

Course specifications

Rosehill racecourse has a course proper which is fully grassed with the circumference of around 2048m; the length of the straight is 408m, with the width at the winning post of 27m.

Apart from the racing track, Rosehill gardens offers unrivalled viewing for the race spectators. The racecourse is loaded with the most modernized stands having bars, restaurants and betting facilities on three stories, as well a very well established corporate box and a fully covered betting ring.

Racing and betting at Rosehill

Rosehill gardens hosts different group races from the start of mid-March until September when the racing season comes to an end. Following are some races which are hosted by Rosehill:

- George Ryder Stakes in April

- Golden Slipper Stakes in April

- Queen Of The Turf Stakes in March

- Rawson Stakes/Ranvet Stakes in March

- Rosehill Guineas in March

- Hill Stakes in September and many such races.

These races are covered not only by the local media but also have a worldwide audience. Bookies and horse race lovers around the world participate in these races through web and live broadcast.

Traditionally, the sport of kings is famous due to betting which always remains the centre piece activity. Apart from the bookies at the racecourse, a variety of betting preferences are available for online punters as well. Betting online by punters offers a great degree of freedom and ease as online betting gives you a lot of in hand information about the statistics, results and reviews, which gives them the confidence to bet more securely. The online websites are very effective in maintaining up to date records, statistics and the form of the horses. They have variety of topics to discuss on the forums relating to the horse racing in Australia.

While betting on horse races, punters have different options; the first one is known as ‘bet to win’, this obviously means that the outcome of the race should be a winner to win the bet and have an attractive reward. The second option is ‘bet to place’. Here the punter may choose a horse and if the horse finishes in either the first or second position, the bet pays off. The reward for this bet is of course not that high but it usually pays off well most of the time. Another option for the punters to win some amount of money at least is the bet known as ‘bet to show’, where the horse on which the bets are laid has to yield a position out of the top three in the race.

Whether you are placing your bets from home or the office, betting on the races at Rosehill has never been easier than with online betting. In fact, betting on everything from the current Rose Hill races to the next Melbourne Cup couldn’t be easier as online betting sites offer the best odds available in one convenient place. You no longer have to turn up to the race meets to watch and bet upon exciting horse racing. It has never been more convenient to place a wager on your favourite jockeys, horses or race meets – all online.

Do you want to bet on the upcoming Spring Carnival Racing? Check out these great sites: Caulfield Cup and Cox Plate or try these great sites for the Epsom Handicap, Caulfield Guineas, Victoria Derby, Crown Oaks and Emirates Stakes.