General Information

 

Distances

400, 515, 600 and 731 metres. Surface and Lure

Gosford is is a loam surfaced track with a cable lure system

 

Nomination details

Nominations for Tuesday meetings at Gosford close Thursday prior at 9 am. 

Nominate with GRNSW: Fax: (02) 8580 5301 (24/7) Phone Nomination on 1300 664 565 between 8am and 9am Monday to Friday. You can also register Online to Nominate through the GRNSW website at www.thedogs.com.au.

 

Box Draw

The box draw is conducted by the GRNSW following close of nominations. Box draw is typically released Thursday afternoons following grading and can be found on this website, under racing info tab, or alternatively at www.thedogs.com.au 

Scratchings

Scratchings are taken by GRNSW on 1300 797 538. Phone between 8am and 10:00am daily. DEADLINE FOR SCRATCHINGS 9.00am the day of the race meeting. Scratchings that are faxed WILL NOT be accepted.

 

Kenneling & Kennels

There is a veterinary service available at all race meetings. The kennel block is air-conditioned and the kennels are on one level.

 

Kenneling Times 
Open 90 minutes prior to the advertised starting time for race 1 and 
Close 45 minutes prior to the advertised starting time for race 1

 

Swabs

Gosford follows GRNSW swabbing procedures and prizemoney greater than $6000 is withheld when swabs are undertaken. Prizemoney is paid following clearance of swab sample.

 

TRIALS (click here)

 

TRAVEL & ENTRY (click here)

 

CATERING & BAR (click here)

 

RACE SPONSORSHIP (click here)

 

 

General Information

 

Wagering

Gosford GBOTA currently has one bookmaker operating on local racing, with full TAB Totalisator services in the main building. 

The NSW GBOTA advocates responsible wagering. Know your limits. If gambling is a problem for you, please call 1800 858 858 or head to www.gamblinghelp.nsw.gov.au.
 
Any bookmaker offering odds against a greyhound shall be compelled to lay such odds if demanded by the taker, but so that the bookmaker shall not be compelled to lose more than $500 on any one wager.

 

Smoking

Under NSW Health legislation, smoking is not permitted in spectator areas nor (from July 6, 2015) within 4 metres of entry to or exit from the licensed premises. Please speak to staff on course as to designated smoking areas.

 

Eftpos

Gosford GBOTA has EFTPOS facilities oncourse through the appropriately marked TOTE operator.

 

Other  

Powered caravan sites are available for travelling trainers. However, there are no kennels available for greyhounds.
 
There are also replays of all races available to owners and trainers through Red TV contactable on 0450 550 886. 

Photos of race finishes are available from Steve Whalland Race Images phone 0415 146 721 email Doggypix@bigpond.com