Our Library and Research Centre has a growing collection of books, magazines and news clippings as well as audio visual and multimedia content relating to Australian Thoroughbred Racing.
The extensive library also includes holdings of The Australasian Turf Registers from 1866 to 1977, Australian Race Results from 1978 to 2003, bound copies of The Australasian from 1866 to 1941 and historical jockey and trainer registration cards from early 1900s to 1970s.
Researchers are welcome to use the Research Centre by prior appointment.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 03 9258 4269 / 03 9258 4832 to schedule a vist.
If you are unable to visit, our enthusiastic and experienced researchers are available to search the Australian Racing Museum resources and respond to enquiries.
To assist the researcher we ask that all research requests be submitted in written form (letter, fax or email) and that as much information as possible be provided.
Please advise the researcher if there is a deadline. We shall endeavour to assist but due to other commitments only a limited time is available for research each week.
Short requests (15 minutes or less) will be answered free of charge.
Individuals and non-profit organisations Research Rates
AUD $15.00 per 30 minutes plus direct costs
Corporations and companies Research Rates
AUD $40.00 per 30 minutes plus direct costs
A4 photocopy - AUD $0.20 per copy
A3 photocopy - AUD $0.30 per copy
* Please note that the Australian Racing Museum reserves the right to make changes to fees at any time.
Our Resource Centre has a growing collection of books, magazines and news clippings.
The Champions gallery features some of the most beautiful and important horse racing treasures imaginable, as well as some “gems” that have never been displayed before.
Phone us on 03 9258 4269 or 03 9258 4832, or email us at email@example.com.