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The AVE Technologies Newcastle Mile returns

Get ready for an electrifying evening of harness racing action when the AVE Technologies Newcastle Mile returns to the Newcastle Paceway.

A highlight of the harness racing calendar, this prestigious event boasts a whopping $100,000 prize pool, attracting top-quality pacers all vying for a shot at glory and automatic qualification for the $1 Million Miracle Mile at Menangle.

This year’s event also promises an array of off-track entertainment that the whole family can enjoy.


Recent Golden Guitar 2023 New Talent of the Year Winner, Max Jackson, will take centre stage in Pacers Restaurant for the event.

You can reserve a table for this not-to-be-missed performance by calling the Club on 4956 1750 or by email for more information.


Admission to the Newcastle Paceway is free, giving everyone the chance to soak up the atmosphere and enjoy a lineup of fantastic live music and family-friendly entertainment.

As if that’s not enough, the event will also raise funds for the John Hunter Children’s Hospital Kids Club, offering attendees the chance to win a share of $1000 in the Cash Sweepstakes during the main race.


The Voice finalist of 2022, Finnian Johnson will be kicking off the festivities at 5:45 pm with local legends The Mark Wells Band, taking the stage at 7:45 pm.

There’ll be a range of activities on offer including the Dachshund Mini Mile, where you can register your dachshund for a chance to win prizes and trophies, along with mini trots, face painters, kids’ games, and activities. And when hunger strikes, you can indulge in delicious fare from food trucks offering a variety of tasty treats.


For those looking to elevate their experience, hospitality packages are available, including the Pacers Package for $50 per person ($45 for members), which includes a reserved table in the glass grandstand, a three-course meal, and live music.

The Ross Gigg Lounge package offers a reserved table on the ground floor of the glass grandstand, a main meal, and a racebook for $30 per person.

Or gather your mates and opt for the Mates Rates package, priced at $720 for a table of 16, which includes reserved high bar bench seating, a main meal, three drink tickets per person, and race books.

The AVE Technologies Newcastle Mile
Newcastle Paceway
Friday, 23 February 2024