OTAGO GREYHOUND RACING CLUB


Located at one of the country's oldest racing venues, Forbury Park, the Club provides a real community feel to its racing product.  Consistently providing one of the Code's best racing surfaces, the Club frequently plays host to visitors bringing their charges to race from both the north (Canterbury) and the south (Southland).



CONTACT DETAILS
Forbury Park Raceway, 146 Victoria Road, St. Kilda, Dunedin
President: John Guthrie
Secretary: John Carlyle
PO Box 2396, Dunedin 9044
Phone: (03) 455 5355
Fax: (03) 455 5351
Email: ogrc@xtra.co.nz  

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RACE DAYS
The club shares Tuesday race meetings with Southland through out the year.

Nominations   
Close with GRNZ per OnTrack's publication race schedules.

 

KENNELLING TIMES
Kennels are open 120 minutes prior to the first race. Kennel times can vary depending on the length of race programs and the number of races being run so check with the club if in doubt.

 

Track Distances
Racing is conducted for all grades over 310m, 545m and 770m.

 

TriAl Information
Trials are held on Sundays at 12 noon, depending on weather and demand.  Check with Secretary on (03) 489 5598 or (021) 236 3251.  Qualifying Trials are held on race days, usually prior to the first race.  Bookings for qualifying trials are to be made with the Club Secretary by 5pm prior to race day. 

 

Catering  
Catering for all race meetings is provided with a variety of both hot and cold takeaway food and drinks available. Additional catering can be arranged for groups if pre-arranged with the Club Secretary.

 

Track Records     

Distance       Greyhound     Time (Date)        
310 metres  Homebush Lad 17.93 (12/06/03)   
545 metres  Starzan Bale  31.85 (28/3/02)   
545 metres  Raw Energy 31.85 (30/4/13)   
770 metres  Ring The Bell  46.28 (11/7/17)   


TRACK QUALIFYING TIMES

Distance Time
310 metres 19.70
545 metres 34.00

 

TRACK LAYOUT

Forbury Tracklayout