Membership Privileges

There are three main types of Membership of The GEMS Club, namely Individual Gold Membership, Individual Platinum Membership and Corporate Membership, with special privileges and services attached to each type.

Individual Gold MembershipIndividual Platinum MembershipCorporate Membership

New Zealand

  • Access to all the racedays in Ellerslie Race course in Auckland;
  • Complimentary entry into the Ascot Stand including exclusive access into the members-only area on Level 2 on race days;
  • Complimentary racebook on all Auckland Racing Club racedays;
  • Exclusive access into the Members’ Carpark with complimentary parking on racedays;
  • Exclusive discount on all raceday hospitality packages & tickets;
  • Exclusive discount on room hire for the Ellerslie Event Centre on all non-racedays;
  • Recommend to be the member of Auckland Racing Club;
  • Access to different lifestyle activities;
  • Access to thoroughbred farm tours;
  • Exclusive discount with cooperate partner, Inflite Charters; 
  • Unique opportunity to participate in local high-end clubs;
  • Exclusive discount (up to 25%) with cooperate partner, Cathay Pacific. 


  • Access to Hong Kong Jockey Club Member Area;
  • Access to Melbourne Cup Carnival and the Everest Race day;
  • Access to Royal Ascot Race Events; 
  • Access to Dubai World Cup;
  • Access to the education programme.


Entrance Fee
Individual Gold MembershipDepend on the price of the syndicated horse
Annual Fee
Individual Gold Membership$950

*Annual Fees are subject to review by the board from time to time. 

*All paid fees and charges are non-refundable.

On top of the same privileges as a Gold Membership, Platinum Membership enjoys

  • Access to premier parking in the Members’ Carpark;
  • Access to a ‘Premier Member’ reserved area in the Ascot Stand, with table service for beverages;
  • Exclusive 40% off discount of Moët & Chandon Imperial NV 750ml available to purchase from the Ascot Stand*;
  • An invitation to be hosted (on selected days) in the Chairman's Suite for you and a guest, with a buffet lunch and drinks included**;
  • A raceday experience with the CEO – including entry into the Owners’ Enclosure and the option of watching the race from the dais, from the starting gates or in the commentator’s box**. 

* T& Cs apply. Only for Moët & Chandon Imperial NV 750ml;
** Selected racedays.


Entrance Fee
Individual Platinum MembershipMinimum $50,000
Annual Fee
Individual Platinum Membership$1,500
Use of the Club’s facility*$4,500

*Terms and conditions apply, appointment based.

  • A corporation or firm holding a Corporate Membership is entitled to register one Corporate Nominee,;
  • The registered corporate nominee will enjoy the same privileges as those of the Club's individual Platinum Members;
  • Access to all the local activities in New Zealand without extra costs;
  • The corporation may also appoint 5 clients/staff to join the race carnivals globally(expenses on their own cost);
  • The exposure of logos on Taniwha website;
  • Enjoy priority in internal cooperation among club members.

* Only for one registered corporate nominee.


Entrance Fee
Corporate MembershipMinimum $1,000,000
Annual Fee
Corporate Membership$2,000
Use of the Club’s facility*$4,500

*Terms and conditions apply, appointment based.