South Australian Harness Racing Club Incorporated

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Globe Derby Park

2 Globe Derby Drive, Globe Derby Park SA 5110
About Us
Welcome

We are the flagship venue for harness racing in South Australia and are located 15km from the CBD just 20 minutes north of the city centre off Port Wakefield Road.

It is the home track for the South Australian Harness Racing Club.

Our website has a host of information for first time visitors, dining at Globe Derby and membership opportunities, so take some take to look through the various pages.


About Us

1846

First reference to trotting in South Australia. Thoroughbred mare "Norah", owned and ridden by Police Inspector Alexander Tolmer trots 17 miles in 52 minutes 2 seconds for a wager for 120 pounds.

1878

On New Year Day a race meeting at Victoria Park includes a trotting race of 3 miles. C Swinden's "Piebald" beats nine other starters


1880

The first SA Trotting Club is formed and a meeting held with headquarters at Victoria Park. The sport progresses slowly in a few country centres and is only seen in Adelaide at the Royal Show.

1919

South Australian Trotting Association is formed.

Chairman: A Francis

Honorary Secretary: J E Stephens

Click here for more history!


Restaurant & Gaming

Globe Derby Park is a versatile venue with a range of food and beverage options and function rooms to suit most occasions. Whether you're thinking about a corporate event, engagement party or a Saturday night out with your family, consider Betezy Park Globe Derby for your next event. All dining rooms are accessible by elevator for easy access.


Membership

Membership to Betezy Park, Globe Derby, the home of the South Australian Harness Racing Club, is available. If you're a regular visitor to Betezy Park Globe Derby, become a member today and enjoy all of the terrific benefits it offers. Click here for the latest newsletter to members.


Upcoming Events

Make sure you're kept in the loop! Click here to see our upcoming events!