Geraldton Racecourse Tips & Latest News

Geraldton is located 435km north of the state capital in Perth and is a coastal city Mid-West region of Western Australia.

Hosting around twenty meetings a year, Geraldton's feature races are the Geraldton Gold Cup and Batavia Sprint, which are both run in April.

Geraldton Racecourse History

The Geraldton Turf Club is the oldest Provincial race club in Western Australia having been created in 1861, which is the same year the Melbourne Cup was first run.

Worth $100,000, the Geraldton Gold Cup is the main race on the calendar here with the David Harrison-trained Media Baron taking out the 2019 edition.

The 2020 Geraldton Cup will be run on Sunday, April 19.

Geraldton Racecourse Bookie Promotions

Geraldton betting markets generally arrive the day or two before a country program.

Online wagering companies that we trust will deliver Geraldton bookmaker offers, so keep an eye out in the lead up to the meetings for what bonus bet and money back specials are on offer.

Geraldton Racecourse Free Bets

Due to Australian regulations bookmakers are no longer allowed to offer free bets to prospective or existing customers.

However, bookmakers do still offer money back specials which essentially amount to free bets if successful so check with your bookie to see if they are delivering Geraldton free bets.

Geraldton Racecourse Fixtures

Geraldton racing fixtures are released prior to the new season.

You can view any upcoming Geraldton meetings by visiting their website which is generally up to date.

Geraldton Racecourse Results

Racing and Wagering Western Australia provide all results, replays and trial information for Western Australian races, which includes Geraldton.

You can also use the search function to seek out a particular horse that you follow or it can also be a useful tool for owners and connections to see all their replays in one place.

Geraldton Racecourse Bet Of The Day

Our experts watch and analyse races at Geraldton to deliver the best bets of each and every card.

You can expect to see our Geraldton tips and previews the day prior to a country meeting there.

Geraldton Racecourse Social News

The official Geraldton Turf Club website can be found by clicking here.

The Twitter account can be found @PerthRacing and their website are generally better kept and provide more information.

Geraldton Racecourse FAQ

How many meetings are held at Geraldton?

The Geraldton Turf Club hosts around 20 meetings a year.

With many local trainers based there and along with Perth visitors, ensures that the race fields are mostly healthy in size.

When is the 2020 Geraldton Cup?

The 2020 Geraldton Cup will be run on Sunday, April 19.

This is their main day on the calendar.

Who won the 2019 Geraldton Cup?

The David Harrison-trained Media Baron won the 2019 Geraldton Cup.

He's been a very consistent galloper since then with a few wins Ascot this year and many placings over the winter of 2019 in Perth.

How to bet on Geraldton?

To place a bet on the Geraldton races you'll need to be signed up with an online bookmaker.

Generally corporate bookies provide betting markets a day prior to a country meeting at Geraldton and a little longer for their few bigger/feature programs.

How far is Geraldton from Perth?

Geraldton is around a four and a half hour drive from the state capital in Perth.

Qantas also provide flights between the two cities.