Reserved Seating

A reserved seat offers prime viewing to capture all the entertainment and thrilling racing action.  There are only 100 tickets available in the public stand (uncovered), so be sure to get in quick!

AWOP (Another Way Of Paying) will be in operation for all Reserved Seating tickets.  Click here for details on how AWOP works.

Your ticket also includes gate entry and access into The Edge Public Village to have an epic experience in The Edge Activation Garden.  Thanks to The Edge, there will also be a phone charging station to keep you up to date with your social media and betting.

The cutting-edge fashion heats and semi-finals of The Crossing Fashion Starts Here Best Dressed Competition are now open and will be held in The Edge Public Village.  If you wish to become fashion royalty of the year and to be in to win thousands of dollars in prizes, make sure you enter this elite event.  To enter online, please visit our Fashion & Style page.

You will be at crossroads of what to do between races!  Make sure you check out the Speights Beer Garden with your mates as The Rock will be on course with their ‘Beat The Bar Activation Challenge’.

Check out our crossroads signage in The Edge Public Village to choose a bet you won’t forget at one of our many totes.  For refreshing beverages and delicious treats, race over to our bars and to some of Christchurch’s top international food providers.

2019 Reserved Seat Ticket Price:
Reserved Seat (available 2 September until sold out) – $65 per person + booking fee


Oops, you were after Corporate Hospitality as you wish to provide the ultimate hosting experience to thank valued clients, staff, and friends, and to network with business leaders who attend this iconic event every year? That’s fine, for further details or to book visit our Hospitality page.

If you are looking for General Admission or Lindauer Lawn tickets for Christchurch Casino NZ Trotting Cup Day on Tuesday 12 November please click here. Or for the ultimate betting experience to view all the top racing action check out our TAB Trackside Retreat page.

If you are wishing to go to Addington’s Show Day Races on Friday 15 November instead?  That’s fine, for further details or to book visit our Show Day Races page.

With Christchurch Casino NZ Trotting Cup Day being a major event,on-site parking is limited.  We strongly recommend you taxi or bus to Addington.  Blue Star Taxis are our taxi company of choice, make sure to book through their App to receive 30% discount. At the end of the day you can also take one of the free buses to the Christchurch Casino.


  • This is an R18 Event
  • Fully Licenced Venue and no food is able to be brought on course


From 1 August 2019 the TAB is required by law to see Photo ID and proof of residential address if you are betting or collecting to the value of $1,000 or more, unless you have a Punters Pass or TAB Account.  For further information click here.

Download 2019 Terms & Conditions of Entry

Download 2019 Course Map