For Immediate Release
Thursday, 07 July 2016



The NSW Racehorse Owners Association (NSWROA) is pleased to announce that the industry will once again be united at our flagship event, 'Racing's Night of Champions', when we return to the home of racing, Royal Randwick on Thursday, 18 August 2016.  NSWROA cordially invites you to join us in “Celebrating The Best” that New South Wales Racing has to offer.

This year the Association is proud to again be supporting the Prince of Wales Hospital Foundation (POWHF),as our charity of choice at Racing’s Night of Champions.  POWHF is an established charitable organisation supporting and promoting research, education, health promotion and patient care for and at the Prince of Wales Hospital Randwick.

Guests are in for a real treat with Australia’s premier party band, Jellybean Jam the entertainment for the night.  Having been part of the party scene since 1993, Jellybean Jam have performed over 3,500 shows.  Get out those dancing shoes and sail across the floor as Jellybean Jam transforms the music arena from Disco to Swing, Motown to Latin, Funk, Rock to Pop.  Whatever your style in music, Jellybean Jam has it covered!  This will be one of the great highlights on the night.

NSWROA are very pleased to welcome back as sponsors for this year’s event, Tabcorp – the major sponsor for the event, Racing NSW, Sky Racing, Emirates, the Australian Turf Club, Gow-Gates Insurance Brokers, New Zealand Bloodstock, Ambassador Travel Services, Inglis, Carrazzo Consulting, International Animal Health Products and De Bortoli Wines.

We would also like to welcome two new sponsors.  Whitby Bloodstock joins the sponsorship ranks for the NSW Miler of the Year Award and Jirsch Sutherland as the inaugural RNOC Finance Desk Sponsor.

As advised, Racing NSW returns again as a sponsor to Racing’s Night of Champions with the Sydney Strapper of the Year, T J Smith Award, George Moore Award, Theo Green Award and the Bart Cummings Medal adding to the awards to be presented on the night.

The 2016 Racing’s Night of Champions Awards will again be televised “live” to an international audience on Sky Thoroughbred Central by our Exclusive Media Partner Sky Racing, with highlights of the night also being shown on all Sky Racing Channels.

Bookings are now open for the event.  For more information regarding the 2016 Racing’s Night of Champions, contact the NSWROA office on telephone (02) 9299-4299, by email or visit the NSWROA website


Media Contact:

Ray McDowell, RNOC Dinner Chairperson, NSWROA


0418 966 739