Port_Adelaide_1966.JPG (12073 bytes) CHELTENHAM RACECOURSE (Aus) Port_Adelaide_1968.JPG (15560 bytes)

Cheltenham Park racecourse is situated just 5 kilometres outside of Adelaide and was first used for racing by the Port Adelaide Racing Club in 1921.


Port_Adelaide_1969.JPG (13984 bytes) The South Australian Jockey Club took over the administrationduties of the course in 1975 and ran the racecourse for the next 32 years. They are reported to have sold the course and it is to be used to develop a housing estate. Port_Adelaide_1970_lady.JPG (8835 bytes)

The money gained from selling the course is reported to be earmarked for use in developing the Victoria Park Racecourse.


Port_Adelaide_1971.JPG (14684 bytes)   Port_Adelaide_1973_ladies.JPG (15512 bytes)
If you have badges, racecards, pictures of the racecourse or further details about the course, including your memories, then email johnslusar@fsmail.net