Killarney Race Track
Killarney Race Track, also known as Western Province Motor Club, is Cape Town’s most popular racing venue. The track is situated in the heart of the city, making it easily accessible for racegoers. This location has a long history, having first seen action in 1947 with the Mets and A.A.R.C on the rise. Since then, Killarney Race Track has grown and undergone numerous renovations to accommodate its growing necessity, making it one of the country’s most well-known and well-equipped tracks.
Western Province Motor Club Membership
Membership to the Western Province Motor Club (WPMC) allows free attendance to all race meetings organised by the body, entrance to popular and sought-after events, spectator access and free entry for various shows hosted at Killarney Race Track. Members are also given discounts for venue hiring and facility use.
The Trackside Pub and Grill
The trackside pun and grill is always open, including on race days, for visitors to come and enjoy! This space is equipped with everything needed to keep the entire family refreshed and energised, with a variety of bars, restaurants and an upstairs hall. In addition, children can enjoy playing on the lawn or in the kiddie’s play area, fondly known as the Kiddies Korner. This play spot has a jungle gym, sand pit and mini race track to keep the kids entertained by parents relax.
The track can be easily observed from the balcony or from the big screens located in areas where the track is out of sight. To make your experience as hassle-free as possible, visitors can make use of the free shuttle service on race days. Additionally, the trackside pub and grill has various areas available for hire for events, braai hosting or kiddies parties.
Why visit Killarney Race Track?
The Killarney Race Track plays host to world-renowned championships, allowing racing fanatics to see their idols in action. This is also an opportunity for first-timers to get a taste of the action and see what all the fuss is about.
Racing events are not only about the cars; they are also an excellent opportunity to socialise, enjoy some refreshments and take in the vibrant atmosphere. The Killarney Race Track has a variety of food and drinks vendors, as well as a trackside pub and grill, so you can enjoy everything from a quick snack to a sit-down meal.