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.
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.
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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, 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.
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.
Members are personally invited to all club functions and events. They also have voting rights at the annual general meeting.
For membership enquiries please contact the Club via:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Phone 6424 4479
Sponsorship packages can be tailored to your needs and can include all or some of the following:
For sponsorship opportunity enquiries please contact the Club via:
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The Devonport Harness Club's committee consists of