If you need help, contact (02) 8090 0256

Welcome to ARCC

*** Sydney Strapper of the Year - Nominations are now closed - Click here for details ***

Australian Racing Christian Chaplaincy (ARCC) is an inter-church body that coordinates the provision of chaplains to the racing industry.

Chaplains offer a program of service to all people employed in racing, especially those who work in the stable area. The chaplaincy program helps identify and relieve the short and long-term physical, spiritual, emotional, and mental needs of this community in a holistic and non-judgemental way. 

Chaplaincy services are provided free of charge.

All funding for these services comes from our partners and donors, including:

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If you need assistance, you can get in touch with one of our Chaplains by phone (02) 8090 0256 or email contact@arcc.org.au


Latest News

Sydney Strapper of the Year - Noms open now

July 14, 2020

Nominations are now being called for Sydney’s ‘Strapper of the Year’ award for the 2019-2020 season. Now in its eleventh year, this award endeavours to recognise the behind-the-scenes efforts by thos...

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Chaplaincy in the era of COVID-19

June 24, 2020

Chaplaincy, at its heart, is a ministry of presence. Of literally 'being there' for people during times of need. Meeting with people at the track, in cafes, in hospitals or in their homes. During the ...

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Easter greetings from the racing chaplains

April 10, 2020

It's been a very different Easter this year! Unable to travel .. unable to spend time with family ... unable to gather at church for the most important days in the Christian calendar. It's great that ...

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Sydney Racing Fraternity Prayer Service (online)

March 29, 2020

Unfortunately, the Racing Mass had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus.   But you can catch the first ever online Racing Fraternity Prayer Service on our YouTube channel at the following link: Sydn...

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