Travel & Parking at Rosehill Gardens
Rosehill Gardens is situated approximately 20km west of the Sydney CBD in the geographical heart of the city. Patrons can also travel by ferry from Circular Quay to Rydalmere and connect with a free bus service.
Buses from & to Parramatta Wharf
A complimentary return shuttle service (marked RACES) runs from Parramatta Station to Parramatta Wharf, to Rosehill Gardens Racecourse. If arriving at Parramatta by train you must exit Parramatta Railway Station via the Eastern Concourse and walk down Smith Street until you are opposite Arthur Phillip High School. Buses will depart Smith Street half-hourly at 10.00am, 10.30am, 11.00am, 11.30am, 12.00noon, 12.30pm, 1.00pm & 1.30pm. Stops are located in front of and opposite the Rydges Hotel.
The bus will meet each Ferry at Parramatta Wharf every hour at approximately 10.15am, 11.15am, 12.15pm, 1.15pm & 1.45pm.
Return services to Parramatta Wharf and Parramatta Station depart from P3 Car Park Bus Stop on James Ruse Drive at 3.30pm, 4.00pm, 4.30pm, 5.00pm, 5.30pm, 6.00pm, 6.30pm, 7.00pm and 7.30pm
Buses from & to Strathfield Station
A complimentary return shuttle service (marked RACES) runs from Strathfield Station – Everton Road (Stand A) to Rosehill Gardens Racecourse.
From Strathfield: services leave from Stand A, Everton Road, Strathfield Station hourly from 10.00am until 1.00pm.
Return services leave from the P3 car park bus stop on James Ruse Drive every 30 minutes from 4.00pm to Strathfield until 7.00pm.
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.