Gowran Park

Gowran Park Racecourse, Gowran, Co Kilkenny, Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)56 772 6225 (Course)

Fax: +353 (0)56 772 6173

Officials:

Secretary & Manager: Ms Margaret Fogarty +353 (0)56 77 26225 (Fax/+353 (0)56 77 26173)

Major Races Run:

Tendrleen Thyestes Chase, Red Mills Trial Hurdle; Victor McCalmont Memorial Stakes; Garryrichard Stud Tetratema Cup; Jack Duggan H'cap Hurdle; The Denny Cordell Lavarock and Lanwades Stud Fillies Stakes (Gr3)

How to Get There:

Road: Approx 1.5 hours from Dublin on Dublin/Waterford Road; Rail: Kilkenny Station 8 miles

Car & Coach Parks:

Hard core car parking

Aircraft Landing Facilities:

Helicopters may land at course with prior permission; other facilities at Kilkenny Airfield (8 miles) or Waterford Airport (30 miles)

Effect of Draw:

None

Stabling:

110 stables

Restaurant Reservations:

Corporate booking for Panoramic Restaurant, Tel: +353 (0)56 77 26225

Facilities & Badge Accommodation for Owners:

Group Booking Welcome

Recommended Hotels:

Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny, Tel: +353 (0)56 77 22122, Fax: +353 (0)56 61111; Mount Juliet Hotel, Thomastown, Tel: +353 (0)56 77 24455, Fax: +353 (0)56 77 24642; Lord Bagenal Inn, Leighlin Bridge, Tel: +353 (0)59 9721668, Hotel Kilkenny, Callan Road, Kilkenny, +353 (0)56 77 62000. Fax:+353 (0)56 77 65984

Other Details:

Uses other than racing, Eighteen Hole Championship Golf Course opened in July 01

Type of Racecourses:

Flat, Jump,