Parker St, Devonport TAS 7310, Australia

Phone: 03 6424 4479 Mobile: 0400 084 008

admin@dhrc.com.au

Club Information

The Devonport Harness Racing Club

The Devonport Harness Racing Club (DHRC) conducts 13 meetings each season from November to July and is located at the Devonport Showgrounds. The close proximity of the track to the grandstand gives members and guests a unique harness racing experience which brings the excitement and adrenalin of harness racing to life.

Devonport Harness racing

Facilities

Cheers Restaurant is open at feature race meetings and provides diners with a great view of the track. Bookings can be made with the club. Quality take away including great Asian style dishes are available on both sides of the ground at all meetings. The Thorate Bar is located in the back straight near the stabling area, providing great views of the track and is open to the public.

Pony Trots

Pony Trots are conducted from December to March for registered children aged six to 14 and are always a hit with families and the general public.

History

Committee

The Devonport Harness Club's commitee consists of

  • President: Claire MacDonald
  • Vice President: Larry Nichols
  • Ray Freeman
  • Tony Jeffries
  • Kevin Redpath
  • Jan Richardson
  • Roger Harris
  • Nathan Rockliff
  • Peter Tuson
  • Brett Jaffray
  • Adam Emery
  • Administration Manager: Sue Appleby
  • Finance Officer: Lesley Miller

Memberships

Memberships

Members are personally invited to all club functions and events. They also have voting rights at the annual general meeting.

Membership types

  • Full Membership $55, (Includes Member and Guest gate pass)
  • Single/Concession $33, (Includes Member gate pass

For membership enquiries please contact the Club via:

Email: admin@dhrc.com.au or Phone 6424 4479

Getting there

Devonport Showgrounds

Located at the Devonport Showgrounds in the heart of the city, DHRC is only a short distance from accommodation and local attractions. Entry is via the Parker St or Gunn St gates for foot or vehicle traffic.

Devonport Harness

About Devonport and surrounds

Devonport, Tasmania’s third largest city, sits on the banks of the Mersey River and is the gateway to the region’s natural wonders such as Cradle Mountain, The Great Western Tiers, Arthur River and the mighty Tarkine Rainforest. With beautiful curving beaches, a vibrant café culture, great shopping and a range of local tourist attractions Devonport offers something for everyone.

Transport

Drive yourself, hire a car or hop on a redline bus to get you up to Devonport from either Hobart or Launceston. Merseylink offers connections to the Devonport Showgrounds.

Sponsorship

Become a Club Sponsor

Sponsorship packages can be tailored to your needs and can include all or some of the following:

    • Race Name Sponsorship
    • Track and venue sigange
    • Feature race sponsorship which can be with dining and/or annual award sponsorship.

For sponsorship opportunity enquiries please contact the Club via:

Email: admin@dhrc.com.au or Phone (03) 6424 4479

Contact us

Parker St, Devonport TAS 7310, Australia
Phone: 03 6424 4479 Mobile: 0400 084 008 admin@dhrc.com.au

Parker St, Devonport TAS 7310, Australia

Phone: 03 6424 4479 Mobile: 0400 084 008

admin@dhrc.com.au

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