The Kumara Racing Club hosts one of the most popular race meetings held in New Zealand when the Kumara Gold Nuggets are raced for at the once a year meeting in January.
The feature race is the Kumara Gold Nuggets and as well as the prize money, the winning owners receive Gold Nuggets.
Many ex-West Coasters return for this historic raceday to meet with family and friends and enjoy the social atmosphere generated by the many tents and BBQ's. This is a family friendly event with childrens activities, "fashions in the field" and live bands including the famous Kokatahi Band who
will provide great entertainment. There is local food to experience such as whitebait and venison.
If you are looking for a taste of West Coast hospitality this is a raceday not to miss!
$15.00 Admission - children free