Race & Trial Dates

Please note that due to the broader issues surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic racing in Tasmania has ceased for a period of four weeks from 2 April 2020. When it is confirmed racing will resume calendars will be updated and industry informed.

Harness Racing

Harness Calendar – October – December 2020 [PDF]

Harness Program – October – December 2020 [PDF] – UDPATED 9 October 2020

Racing Information

Harness Race Programming Guidelines – Effective 1 January 2020 [PDF]

PROGRAMME ABBREVIATION ‘3C‘ – 3YO Concession – Australian Handicapping Rules
5.3 3YO Concession
A 3YO with a Rating greater than 50 that is nominated for an Open Age Race may at the discretion of the State Controlling Body claim a concession of up to 5 Rating Points excepting that:

(a)  the minimum Rating of the subject 3YO cannot be less than NR50. Example: A 3YO with a Rating of 53 would thus have a Rating of 50 for an Open Age Race

NB: The 3YO concession can be used in conjunction with a Driver or Mares concession where applicable.

Standing Starts – Australian Handicapping Rules
2.3 Automatic Handicap Race
A standing start race in which 5 rating points incrementally equates to 10 metres, e.g., if horses rated 50 start from the Front, 55 from 10 metres, etc.                             

Race Conditions
Block nominations 11th October 2020 [PDF]
Carrick 29th November 2020 [PDF]
Tassie Golden Apple Conditions 2020 [PDF]

$5k Yearling Sale Bonus conditions

*Race Programming details advertised in the Harness Calendar are considered correct at the time of publishing. Please refer to Harness.org for updated programs.

For programme amendment information click here

Race Dates

Harness race dates 2020/21 [PDF] – updated 5 October 2020
Harness Feature Race Calendar 2020/21 – COMING SOON
Tri-code full year calendar 2020/21 [PDF]

Trial Dates

Qualifying Trials – updated 21 September 2020
Harness Raceday Trial Conditions updated [PDF]
Harness Trial Dates 2020/21  – October 2020 – July 2021

Track Records

As at 30 September 2020