Randwick racecourse

Racecourse

Racecourse that predates the development of the suburbs around it.

Royal Randwick Racecourse 1948
Names
Alternate
Sandy course
Milestones
Opened
1933

Randwick racecourse

by Mark Dunn, 2008 Creative Commons License

Called the Sandy Course when it first opened, Randwick racecourse began to draw huge crowds after the trams were extended to Alison Road, bringing bettors from distant suburbs. It was a military site during the world wars, and has been used for many special events.
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Randwick Racecourse, Sydney 1860s
Sydney Cup, Randwick Racecourse March 1937
Sydney Cup, Randwick Racecourse 1937
University of New South Wales, Randwick Racecourse and Sydney 2005
Derby Day, Randwick Racecourse 1937
Randwick Racecourse 1900s
Crowds in front of the totalisator board, Randwick racecourse c1935
Derby Day, Randwick 1937
Mary MacKillop beatification ceremony at Randwick Racecourse January 1995
Derby Day at Randwick 1937
Spring fashions, Metropolitan Handicap, Randwick Racecourse 4 October 1937
Mrs Marsall's picnic party at Randwick races, 1930s
Bookmaker in the Members' enclosure at Randwick Racecourse, 1958
Trams carrying race day crowds at Randwick Racecourse 1920s
Randwick Racecourse c1875
Field Day and Sham Fight at Randwick  April 1873
Randwick Races from St Jude's, 5 September 1863
Survey of a line of road leading from the intersection of the Old Point Piper and the Old South Head Roads into the present road heading to Mudbank Botany.... 1850
Sydney Racecourse 1850
Phar Lap, AJC Derby, Randwick 1929
John Ryan on the Randwick racecourse 2009
Randwick races 1961