The Burnie Harness Racing Club (BHRC) is a vibrant club run entirely by volunteers. Situated on the North West Coast of Tasmania the Burnie track is on the main road into Burnie with Bass Strait as the stunning backdrop.
The club hosts eight race meetings during the summer months attracting good crowds with entertainment for the whole family.
The Burnie Trotting Club held its first race meeting on the Montello track on June 29, 1911, the tote held 150 pounds.
In 1918 a six-race trotting meeting was held at the Wivenhoe Showgrounds.
The Burnie Trotting Club reformed in May 1947 and has raced on the present site at Wivenhoe since.