Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I become a member of Racing Wodonga? 
Membership is a great way to support your local club and community, and enjoy some fantastic race day benefits. Benefits include free entry for you and your guest to all race meetings including the bet365 Wodonga Gold Cup, access to the Maher Room on race days, invitations to special events and members only functions, discounted marquee hire at all race days and discounts on non-race day functions.

Does my membership application need to be ratified by the board to join as a new member? 
Yes, new members will have their application approved by the board at the next committee meeting. If your application is declined for any reason, you will receive a full refund. 

How can I pay for a membership?
Memberships can be purchased online with secure payment with a Visa or Mastercard. Please contact us for alternative payment methods.  

Are there members’ only facilities that I have access to on race day? 
Yes, access to the Maher Room is available only to members and their guest and can be found immediately adjacent to the mounting yard. Members receive discounted prices on drinks in the Maher Room whilst TAB facilities are also available. 

Can I bring children into the Members’ facilities?
Children under the age of 18 are permitted into all Members’ areas if accompanied by an adult member. Members are reminded that they are responsible for the behaviour and dress standard of their guests and children at all times.

Is there a dress code in the Members’ facilities?
We kindly ask members to dress to a standard suitable for the Member’s facilities. Club Management retains the right, at its sole discretion to refuse any member or guest access to enter or use the members’ areas that are not attired in line with this policy or do not have the appropriate ticket or pass.

Male: Gentlemen are required to wear the following minimum standard of attire within the members’ facilities at all times unless advised otherwise: a collared shirt or collared polo top, pants, dress shorts and shoes or sandals
Female: Ladies are required to maintain a suitable standard of dress in keeping with the dignity of the members’ facilities.

Not Permitted: The following items of clothing or those similar in nature are not permitted to be worn within the Members’ facilities. T-shirts, tracksuits, torn clothing, clothing with graffiti, singlets, football jerseys, leggings, swimsuits, beanies, board shorts, thongs, runners, moccasins, dilapidated footwear and jackets without a collar.

Who can use a Guest Pass? 
Guest passes can be used by any non-member you would like to bring on race day, it does not need to be the same guest each time. 

Who qualifies for a concession/senior membership?
Concession pricing is available for pension card holders only. 

What will I receive in my membership pack?
Your membership and guest pass will be mailed to you within 1-3 business days.

When will I receive my membership pack? 
Membership packs are normally sent 1-3 business days after purchase for confirmed members, please allow more time during the busy renewal period. If you would like to collect your membership pack on race day, please get in touch with us to arrange this. 

What happens if my card is lost or stolen? 
Membership cards can be replaced by contacting the club (service fee may apply). The old card will be cancelled and a new one will be issued. 

Is there a Members’ car park? 
No, we have ample on-site public parking to accommodate attendees. 

How long does a membership last? 
The membership season follows the racing season, which is 1 August – 31 July. We recommend renewing early in the season to maximise value from your membership. 

If I can’t attend a race day, can a friend or family member use my card? 
Yes, another person can use your membership pass if you cannot attend. Membership cards are scanned upon entry to the racecourse and can only be scanned in once.

Are there any reciprocal rights with other race clubs? 
Members will receive reciprocal rights at Wangaratta Turf Club and Benalla Racing Club.

I have a question that hasn’t been answered, how can I contact the club? 
The Club can be contacted by phoning (02) 6056 1214 or by email at