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01 July 2019

Efforts to revitalise the racing industry took a step forward with the reconstitution of the New Zealand Racing Board as the Racing Industry Transition Agency, (RITA) today (1…

24 June 2019

A significant lighting upgrade at Hatrick Raceway, Wanganui, safety fencing at Forbury Park, Otago and a promotional campaign to encourage young New Zealanders into a career in…

21 June 2019

The New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) welcomes the passing of the Racing Reform Bill, reconstituting the NZRB as the Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) and enabling…

21 June 2019

Racing Minister Winston Peters has announced who is being appointed to the Racing Industry Transition Agency (RITA) following the passing of the Racing Amendment Bill this afternoon.…

17 May 2019

The New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) welcomes today’s announcement from the Government to repeal the betting levy (racing totalisator duty) currently paid by the racing industry…

17 April 2019

The New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) welcomes the announcement by the Minister for Racing, Rt. Hon. Winston Peters to introduce the Racing Amendment Bill as a matter of priority…

07 November 2018

The TAB has marked the biggest day on its sporting calendar with a record 1.07 million bets on the Melbourne Cup and 2,529 winning bets placed on race winner, Cross Counter.…

01 November 2018

The New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) continues to increase its support to New Zealand racing and sport, announcing an operating profit result of $154.9 million for the year…

11 October 2018

Three of the heavyweights of New Zealand racing have gathered to plan their assault on the Melbourne Spring Racing carnival.

The 2018 TAB ‘Kiwis for the Cup’ - Sydney…