Travel & Parking at Rosehill Gardens
Rosehill Gardens is situated approximately 20km west of the Sydney CBD in the geographical heart of the city and parking is available on-site. Patrons can also travel by train to Parramatta Station or by ferry to Rydalmere to connect with regular bus services to Rosehill Gardens.
Rosehill Gardens Transport and Parking (COVID-19)
Attendees are encouraged to plan their trip and consider all the available travel options ahead of time.
If you’re driving, there’s plenty of parking available onsite at Rosehill Gardens, travel with your group and allow extra travel time. The best taxi and rideshare drop off is at the Might and Power Entrance, entry via Grand Ave.
Keep in mind that traffic may be heavier than usual approaching the racecourse so aim to get there early. You can find real-time updates on traffic conditions at livetraffic.com
When catching public transport, plan ahead at transportnsw.info and allow extra travel time – remember it’s strongly recommended to wear a face mask when travelling on transport services.
The closest train station to Rosehill Gardens is Parramatta where you can connect with regular route buses to get to the racecourse, including:
Route M92 bus service:
- Services leave from Parramatta Station Interchange, Stand A2, and drop off on James Ruse Drive opposite Prospect Street
- Services leave from James Ruse Drive at Prospect Street and drop off at Parramatta Interchange
Route 535 bus service:
- Services leave from Valentine Ave before Wentworth St at Parramatta Interchange and drop off on Hassall Street after Arthur Street.
- Services leave from Hassall Street and drop off at Valentine Ave, Parramatta Interchange
For bus frequencies and timetables, check transportnsw.info.
Remember you’ll need to use an Opal card or contactless payment card/device when travelling to and from the event on public transport. Register your details via the Opal website or app ahead of time.
Additional measures and staff will be in place around transport hubs and the racecourse to safely manage crowds arriving and leaving the venue so please be patient, practise physical distancing while in queues and follow the directions of staff on site.
Visit transportnsw.info for details on transport services and more information on COVID-19 travel advice.
Buses from & to Parramatta Wharf
Complimentary races shuttle buses between Parramatta Wharf and Rosehill Gardens will not be running.
Transport NSW public services will be operating. Use bus route M92 from Parramatta Wharf or Parramatta Station. Click here to plan your trip.
Buses from & to Strathfield Station
Complimentary races shuttle buses between Strathfield Station and Rosehill Gardens will not be running.
Transport NSW public services will be operating. Take the train from Strathfield to Parramatta Station on the T1 Line, then take the M92 bus from Parramatta Station. Click here to plan your trip.
Members' & Owners' Car Parking
Reserved Members Car Parking is available for those with annual car park passes. Limited Unreserved Parking is available in P2, P3 and P4.
Set Down – Taxis enter Rosehill Gardens Racecourse through the Grand Avenue gates. The set-down point is at the taxi rank. Taxis are not permitted to stop on James Ruse Drive and Grand Ave.
Pick Up – Taxis are located at the Grand Avenue end of the racecourse adjacent to the Might and Power entry.
ATC Members Coach Service
An exclusive Members’ Coach service runs for the comfort and convenience of ATC Members. Seats on the coach must be pre-purchased prior to the race day in which you wish travel.Find out more
Disabled & Accessible Car Parking
Limited disabled car parking is available in the P1 and P3 car park. Entry to these car park is via James Ruse Drive P3 and Grand Ave P1 Gate 1. Please ensure a disabled parking sticker is prominently displayed at all times within the vehicle.
General Admission Parking
Three of the city’s major vehicular arteries – Parramatta Rd, Victoria Rd and the M4 Motorway service Rosehill Gardens. There is free car parking in P4 / P5 car park located on James Ruse Drive & Prospect Street and P6 Infield car park. Entry to the Infield car park is via Gate 2 Unwin Street.
Please contact 02 9760 6227 to book landings and departures at Rosehill Gardens.
Private Coaches and Mini Bus
The designated set-down and pick-up area for private coaches (over 3.4m high) is located along the western side of Arthur Street. Private coaches are permitted to park within this area for the duration of the race day.
Patrons organising mini-buses (under 3.4m high) to transport them to and from Rosehill Gardens are to use the Grand Ave P1 entry bus stop park for all set-downs and pick-ups. Mini-buses over 3.4m high are to use the private coach designated parking area.