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Rosehill Gardens Racecourse

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James Ruse Drive, Rosehill, Parramatta, New South Wales 2142, Australia
+61 1300 729 668
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Great venue for large displays

This venue has the lot. Ease of access, good parking, a railway station and lots of eateries inside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter F
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Canberra, Australia
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Badly maintained

The whole ground from the car park to the stands are badly maintained, rubbish all over. Lack of... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
James C
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Melbourne, Australia
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Rosehill Gardens is the home of the Longines Golden Slipper, encompassing world-class thoroughbred racing, top-tier entertainment and a recent $28million refurbishment, ensuring a racing venue that sets world-class standards. Just 22km west of the CBD, and close to Parramatta CBD and Sydney Olympic Park, Rosehill Gardens is home to the world’s richest race for two-year-olds, the $3.5million Longines Golden Slipper, a race rich in history that attracts racing’s finest two-year-old’s each March. Immaculate gardens surround the specialist track with sweeping turns that make this premier racecourse one of Australia’s most picturesque. Corporates, fashion focused, racing enthusiasts and social guests can be seen taking advantage of the many entertainment options that are on offer.
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James Ruse Drive, Rosehill, Parramatta, New South Wales 2142, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This venue has the lot. Ease of access, good parking, a railway station and lots of eateries inside the venue. It also is close to accommodation. If you are considering hosting a major trade display or conference on the Sydney region Rosehill should definitely be...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

The whole ground from the car park to the stands are badly maintained, rubbish all over. Lack of car parks and public transport lack of frequency. Nothing special there, race are not the best in OZ and café are expensive and tasteless. Don't bother

Thank James C
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We had our Christmas party here, they need more staff on, at the bars, restaurants & entry. Other than that, we had a fabulous day celebrating, a few wins, lots of laughs, great day.More

Thank DazSel
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi DazSel, Thank you for your feedback here on TripAdvisor. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your day at Rosehill Gardens for your Christmas Party. A day at the track is the perfect way to celebrate Christmas with your colleagues and friends, and...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Well done to the Racecourse for making the trade show so memorable. Impeccably organised by both Bursons and Rosehill. Guests were treated to great food and drink The exhibitors were given lots of help and great parking to set up and break down our display...More

Thank Rob B
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Hi Rob B, Thank you for your review here on TripAdvisor. Rosehill Gardens caters to many different events, from race days, to exhibitions and conferences. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience at the Trade Show. Our team endeavours to give the...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

We had a great day out. You don't need to dress up. We just had on jeans and a shirt and were able to get all over the track in nice dinning areas...except members. Head up the escalator and grab a beer and sit in...More

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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Hi Heffy001, Thank you for your positive feedback here on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed you time here at Rosehill Gardens for the races, and even managed to back a few winners! We look forward to having you back here at...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Rose Hill is a lovely course the silver slipper was here last Saturday but it was very crowded then. But great to people watch and have a flutterMore

Thank carol w
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Hi Carol W, Thank you for your feedback here on TripAdvisor. We believe that Rosehill Gardens is a world-class racing facility with convenient access to all the race day essentials. We are glad to hear that you agree. It is great to hear that you...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

While attending a craft show I had a look around at the gardens. Incredibly well manicured and maintained. I will now look forward to coming on a major race day.More

Thank Alan S
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Hi Alan S, Thank you for your review here on TripAdvisor. Rosehill Gardens is an excellent venue to host all kinds of events, from craft shows and exhibitions to conferences. It is always nice to hear positive feedback about our venue and we are glad...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

We booked a table in the Cocktail Bar. Had a terrific seat overlooking the track. Great value as it included entry to the course, a free drink, a race book & more importantly your table for the day. Drinks were very reasonably priced.More

Thank Sue K
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Hi Sue K, Thank you for your positive review here on TripAdvisor. The Cocktail Bar is a great place to take in all the action of a race day here at Rosehill Gardens, with convenient access to all the race day essentials. We are glad...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Comfortable, modern racecourse that can cater for up to 25,000 racegoers. Accessible by train to the racecourse entrance or plenty of parking for private cars. Sydney’s second metropolitan racecourse where the racing enthusiasts and social Day-outers head for a fun day. Home of the richest...More

Thank Greg E
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Hi Greg E, Thank you for your positive feedback on TripAdvisor. We believe Rosehill Gardens truly is a world-class racing venue, easily accessed by public transport or car, with recently refurbished modern amenities. It is great to hear such a glowing review, and we are...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Nice! Great setting! Clean. Spacious. Free parking or train stop is right there! Australia Turf Club members do gain premier access and seating. You can eat, drink and gamble. You can bring you own food and eat etc. indoor seating. Outdoor seating. A restaurant. The...More

Thank GeneT60
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Katherine J, Marketing Coordinator at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Hi GeneT60, Thank you for your review here on TripAdvisor. We believe a race day at Rosehill Gardens is a great way to spend your day, with excellent recently refurbished facilities, fantastic staff and world class racing. We are glad you to hear that you...More

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lindaukYorkshire
6 January 2017|
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Response from Mick L | Reviewed this property |
No. You don't have to be a member to book hospitality packages at Rosehill Gardens. I have had the privilege of attending the course as part of a hospitality function. As previous answers indicated check out the AJC website... More
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