Your dream is our priority. From the rehearsal dinner to wedding ceremony and reception, come discover the perfect Wellington wedding venue for your special day, with magnificent buildings nestled among hectares of tranquil surrounds.

Whether you choose the elegance of a silk lined marquee on our manicured Ascot Lawn, a festival of lights festooned under our oak trees or a traditional sit-down meal in one of our timeless racecourse rooms, your celebration at The Course at RACE Trentham will be nothing short of spectacular.

Our wedding venue has everything from historic delight to modern elegance, indoor to outdoor settings, intimate celebrations for 20 or exuberant parties for 500 + at The Course at RACE Trentham you’re spoilt for choice. 

All-inclusive packages available.


Stunning Setting
With historic charm, open spaces and the hills of the valley acting as your backdrop, you’ll find an exquisite setting for photographs that capture memories you will treasure for a lifetime
Incredible Catering
From delicate canapés to indulgent buffets, we’ll help you design the perfect menu for your day using fresh and seasonal produce. With packages to suit all styles and budgets, including all-inclusive wedding packages.
Dedicated Creative Team
With a passion for all things events our experienced team will go above and beyond to ensure your wedding is perfection, from walking down the aisle to your first dance.


Carbine Lounge
Big guest list? With capacity for 500 for a cocktail style function or 300 for a sit-down meal, The Carbine Room is the perfect function room for large wedding celebrations
Derby Lounge
It doesn’t get much more elegant than our Derby Room, featuring high ceilings and vintage chandeliers.
Wellington Floor
With breathtaking views overlooking the racecourse and surrounding valley, enjoy a gorgeous banquet style event for up to 120 in Desert Gold Restaurant (The Terrace)
Al Fresco
Perfect for a summer soiree, enjoy balmy nights outside and dine Al Fresco.
Oaks Lounge
Enjoy the tranquility of dining amongst the treetops in Oaks - perfect for large groups of up to 300.
Telford Lounge
Relish in the charm of one of our many timeless racecourse rooms.


  • Exclusive use of your reception room or marquee*

  • Stunning outdoor ceremony location or contingency room

  • An experienced Wedding Planner

  • Use of the surrounding racecourse, grandstand and gardens

  • Wedding rehearsal

  • Parking for 200+ vehicles

  • Tables and chairs, set out in accordance with your requirements


*marquee cost additional and priced on application

**subject to caterer selection

  • Crockery, glassware, cutlery, table linen and serviettes as required**
  • Lighting and sound in your reception room
  • Portable sound system for the ceremony
  • Silver cake stand and knife
  • Friendly function staff
  • Fully stocked bathrooms
  • Cleaning and rubbish removal

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Get in touch with the team and let us show you all that The Course at RACE Trentham has to offer.

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