Krambach Cup to be held on October 20

Hall of Fame jockey Robert Thompson rode three winners at last year's Krambach Cup.
Hall of Fame jockey Robert Thompson rode three winners at last year's Krambach Cup.

The 134th running of the ‘Bakewell Haulage’ Krambach Cup will take place at Taree-Wingham Race Club on Friday, October 20. 

The full TAB meeting will feature eight races with $150,000 up for grabs across the day.

Races will be run over a variety of lengths, with the showpiece Krambach Cup to be contested over 1600 metres. 

Free transport will be available from Gloucester, Krambach and Nabiac for the day.

If you would like to book a seat on the bus, visit the Krambach Race Club’s Book the Bus page.

Entry is free to the track.

Nominations close Monday, October 16.

The first race will be at 1.40pm.

Meanwhile, two Calcutta events will be held in the lead up to race day.

The Bushland Tavern will hold the first on Wednesday, October 18 before the Krambach Hotel on Thursday, October 19.

Sky Racing’s Priscilla Schmidt will make a special appearance at the Krambach Hotel.

Tickets are on sale at both venues and bistro meals are available.

As a precursor to the cup, the Krambach Race Club held their inaugural Gala Dinner last month at the Krambach Hall.

The event was well attended by the committee, sponsors, and locals and was supported by a variety of local suppliers.