The Hall of Fame Chairman Brian Judd proclaims the concept has achieved its purpose to shine the light on the regions rich racing history and heritage.

"We are excited to again recognise the extraordinary contribution that associates, trainers, jockeys and racehorses made to the Newcastle and Hunter region and the wider Australian thoroughbred industry,” Mr. Judd said.

Joining industry stalwart and driving force behind the Hall of Fame, Gary Harley, on the Selection Panel again this year will be, NJC Vice Chairman Brian Judd, Greg Radley, Ray Thomas and Sam North. All committee members are recognised for their knowledge of the industry and are conversant with the thoroughbred racing industry in the Newcastle region.


Nominations are NOW CLOSED for the Newcastle & Hunter Racing Hall of Fame

Newcastle & Hunter Racing Hall of Fame nominations

Previous nominees are still eligible to be inducted into the Newcastle & Hunter Racing Hall Of Fame.


Damon Guthrie
Dr Harry Jarvis
Aub Jones
Lloyd Jones
Mick 'Walter' Ling
Arthur Mitchell
Harry Mitchell
Thomas O'Neill
Brian Russell
George Ryder
Barrie Barnett
Helen Sinclair
Jim McLauchlan
Jack Hibberd
Roy Mahony
Shane Cullen
George Wells
John Sinclair
John Grisdale
John Messara
Harry Hayes
Terry Burke