Chipping Norton Race Day
Royal Randwick Racecourse, Randwick
- Gates open
- First race
- Last race
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Sydney Metro services are high-frequency, driverless trains running between Tallawong Station and Chatswood Station.
Metro services start from the early morning running every 10 minutes until late.
The closest station to Royal Randwick Racecourse is Central. Change for a light rail service to Royal Randwick leaving from Chalmers Street.
Trackwork is taking place from 02:00 Saturday 29 to 02:00 Monday 2 March and may affect how you travel to the event:
- T1 Western Line: Buses replace trains between Emu Plains and Penrith
- Blue Mountains Line: Buses replace trains between Lithgow and Penrith
Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability, and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network. Trackwork may affect how you travel so allow plenty of extra travel time and plan ahead. For train service disruption information, check travel alerts and trackwork or plan your trip using the Trip Planner.
L1 Dulwich Hill light rail services run between Central Station (Grand Concourse) and Dulwich Hill. The new L2 Randwick Line services run between Circular Quay and Randwick via Central Station (Chalmers Street).
Catch a light rail service to Royal Randwick on the new Randwick Line. Services run every 10 to 15 minutes throughout the day.The Royal Randwick stop is located along Alison Road just across from the racecourse.
Taxis may enter and exit the Royal Randwick Racecourse via Oaks Drive (entry off Ascot Street from the Doncaster Avenue roundabout). Taxis are not allowed to stop on Alison Road. For details of taxi networks servicing the Sydney area visit NSW Taxi Council.
Limited car parking may be available at the infield car park and entry is off High Street. Members Private Reserved Parking is off the Abbottsford entry. Members Reserved Parking in the Infield is on the Eastern side of the road. Patrons must display their “members car park permit” at all times.
Accessible trips are shown in the Trip Planner with the wheelchair icon. You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).