Members are kindly reminded that in accordance with the current government regulation, GN250 Cap 599F pertaining to the operation of Fitness Centres, users must put on face masks at all times within the gym premises except when having a shower. Therefore, there should be no consumption of food and beverage when inside the gym. We recommend that Members bring their own water bottles for rehydrating after their workout.
Members are kindly reminded that the Club is currently operating in the Type B mode in respect of the government’s GN249 Cap 599F regulation.
The latest Government gazette released yesterday has directed that the social distancing measures can be further relaxed through the introduction of a “vaccine bubble”.
We are pleased to inform Members that swimming coaching services at the Happy Valley New Clubhouse Valley Pool and Sha Tin Clubhouse Swimming Pool will recommence on Monday, 26 April 2021. At Happy Valley New Clubhouse, there will be reductions in the sizes of certain group swimming classes in adherence to current government regulations. At Sha Tin Clubhouse, private and semi-private lessons will resume initially but there will be no group classes to avoid overcrowding at the pool side and changing rooms.
In line with the government’s directive, the Fun Pool at Beas River Country Club will be closed with immediate effect. The Main Pool remains open for Members use. Below is the overview of Clubhouses’ swimming pools opening and closure status for easy reference.
The Members’ Mobile App will undergo system maintenance between 12am to 9am on Friday, 2 April. During this time, Members will not be able to access the App services. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
In respect of the latest government directive released today on the use of face masks at swimming pools, we have revised the requirement as underlined:
We are pleased to inform Members that further to the latest government announcement, the swimming pools at all Clubhouses (except the Hilltop Pool at Happy Valley Old Clubhouse) and the Beas River Country Club’s children outdoor playground will recommence their operations on Thursday, 1 April.
We are pleased to inform Members that the Mobile App has been further enhanced with two new features as of today, Tuesday, 30 March:
The Members’ Mobile App will undergo system maintenance between 1am to 11am on Friday, 26 March. During this time, Members will not be able to access the App services. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
The government announced last night that all fitness centre staff have to undergo another medical test by today and as far as possible, remain at their place of residence until the test results are known.
The Government has announced that most of the existing social distancing measures and restrictions will be extended for another 14 days from today until Wednesday, 31 March 2021. In particular, Members are reminded that in light of the current outbreak in fitness centres; effective from 11 March 2021, the Government has mandated that masks must be worn at all times in gyms except when taking a shower.
We are pleased to inform Members that the Gyms at Happy Valley New Clubhouse and Sha Tin Clubhouse have recommenced their operation this morning.
In respect of the government’s latest announcement requiring all fitness centre staff to be tested and as far as possible, remain at their place of residence until the test results are known, we will be closing the Happy Valley and Sha Tin Clubhouse Gyms at 5pm today until the test results are available.
In view of the latest outbreak of positive COVID-19 cases reported yesterday; the Club will be stepping up precautionary measures with immediate effect until 17 March as follows:
We are pleased to inform Members that further enhancements will be made to the Members’ Mobile App in the version to be released on 30 March. This upcoming version will incorporate two new features - eCoupon and Health Declaration. In parallel, the registration process will be improved as Members will be able to complete the App Login registration with a One-Time-Password (OTP) via SMS sent to your primary mobile phone number registered with the Club. This process will replace the use of an enrolment PIN sent via letter.
We would like to inform Members that the Health Declaration Form has been enhanced and deployed with immediate effect for the purpose of adhering to the government’s mandate of recording the time of entry to premises.
We are pleased to inform Members that further to the latest government announcement, some of our Clubhouse facilities was reopened and dine-in restrictions was relaxed as of Thursday, 18 February with the implementation of additional anti-epidemic measures.
We are pleased to inform Members that the Mobile App has been further enhanced with two additional features which as of today.
Further to the Notice on the reopening details of our Clubhouse facilities, the setting for table reservation via the Members’ Mobile App has been updated to a maximum of 4 persons per table. Members are advised to close the App and open it again to apply the new setting.
Members are reminded of Section 2 (1) of the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance concerning the giving or acceptance of gifts, rewards, cash tips or other advantages. Unless given or accepted with the approval of the Club, the gift could give rise to criminal or disciplinary proceedings against the Member or Club employee.
In respect of the government’s latest social distancing directives issued on Monday, 4 January, the current restrictions will be extended until Wednesday, 20 January 2021 (inclusive).
In accordance to the government announcement on tightening the compulsory quarantine requirements for people arriving in Hong Kong, the Health Declaration Form has been revised. Members who have just returned to Hong Kong are reminded to observe the new quarantine requirements and those who have been in close contact with any person currently subject to a quarantine order issued by the government shall not visit the Club premises.
In respect of the government’s latest social distancing directives issued on Monday, 21 December, the current restrictions will be extended until Wednesday, 6 January 2021. Members who have made reservations for dinner during this period will be contacted by our restaurant teams for alternative arrangements.
We are delighted to inform Members the Members Mobile App is now officially launched and is available in the app stores for download as of today.
We are pleased to inform Members that you may invite other Members as guests in addition to family members at ALL Clubhouses and Moon Koon restaurant at Happy Valley Racecourse with effect from Thursday, 17 December.
The Club would like to clarify that no patients tested positive for COVID-19 have ever visited nor worked at Oi Suen in Sha Tin Clubhouse.
Pursuant to the latest government announcement issued on Tuesday, 8 December, all dine-in services at the Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse will only provide take-away services after 6pm (last order at 8:30pm) and all indoor and outdoor sporting facilities at the Clubhouses will be closed from Thursday, 10 December to Wednesday, 23 December.
As the pandemic situation continues to escalate, the Club is stepping up vigilance and has revised the Declaration Form which, among other things, requires non-member guests to provide more details to ensure better traceability in the event of any reported cases on Club premises.
In view of the increasing COVID-19 threat with the high number of local transmissions, the Club will be implementing a staggered work schedule for our staff at the Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse non-race day dining outlets. Such an arrangement is necessary to mitigate against the risks of cross-infection in the event there are confirmed staff or Member cases.
In light of the significant increase in positive COVID-19 cases which have included some of our Members, Management has undertaken a further risk assessment to protect the health of our Members and employees and as a result we have had to make some changes to the current operations of our Clubhouses.
In respect of the government’s latest directives on COVID-19 social distancing measures.
The COVID-19 pandemic situation is escalating significantly with the rapid increase in number of reported cases in the past few days.
In consideration of the latest development of the COVID-19 pandemic situation which has seen a sudden increase in the number of cases, the Club will be taking further precautionary measures as follows with effect from Sunday, 22 November.
With effect from 17 October 2020, dressy shorts will be acceptable at Restaurants and Bars with “Smart Casual” dress code with details as follows:
In respect of the government’s latest directives on COVID-19 social distancing measures, kindly note the following will take effect at all Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse dining outlets from Mon, 16 Nov to Thu, 26 Nov:
We are pleased to inform Members there will be further relaxation of the social distancing measures in line with the government’s announcement as follows effective Friday, 30 October:
Pursuant to previous communication in the September badges regarding to the construction of the new car park in Sha Tin Racecourse, Members are kindly reminded that on racedays the Club will encourage the increased use of Exit 12C from the northbound carriageway of Tolo Highway, which is signed as ‘Penfold Park’. Together with raceday changes to the internal traffic circulation, this arrangement is designed to balance the travel distances between the two Racecourse entrances, providing easier access to the Grandstand II Car Park and the Penfold CarPark in order to reduce raceday congestion at Highway Exit 3.
We are pleased to inform Members the following dining and recreation facilities at ALL Clubhouses will reopen with effect from this Friday, 18 September:
As a reminder, The Stewards have approved the amendments to the following Club’s Bye-laws which have taken effect as announced in our previous notice dated 2 July
In line with the latest relaxation of the COVID-19 social distancing measures announced by the government yesterday, we are pleased to inform Members that all our dining facilities will be able to accommodate up to 4 persons per table with effect from this Friday, 11 September.
Pursuant to the latest government announcement, we are pleased to re-open the following Clubhouse facilities with effect from Friday, 4 September:
Pursuant to the latest government announcement, we are pleased to resume dine-in dinner services at the Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse with the following operating hours which takes effect on Friday, 28 August as follows
The new electronic Members' Facilities Directories are now ready for browsing.
The Club was notified by a catering employee working in the Racing Club in late night on 6 August that she was preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19. The Club was informed yesterday morning that the concerned staff was officially confirmed infected by Centre for Health Protection.
We are pleased to inform Members that the weekend operating hours at the following restaurants will be extended for the benefit of Members in consideration of the strong demand during this period.
Further to the latest government announcement earlier today, we are pleased to resume our daytime dine-in services at the Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse as follows:
In respect of the latest government announcement issued on Monday, 27 July, we will suspend all dine-in services at the Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse and only provide take-away services with effect from Wednesday, 29 July until further notice.
In consideration of the increasing COVID-19 threat, the Club will be implementing a staggered work schedule for our staff working at the Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse non-race day outlets. Such an arrangement is necessary to mitigate against the risks of cross-infection in the event there are confirmed staff or Member cases.
A range of new services and technology enhancements will be introduced in the coming months, including SMS and email confirmation for outlet bookings, dining e-receipts and more. To allow for more timely communications with Members and to be friendly to our environment, digital channels (including email and our website) will increasingly be used as the preferred means of communication.
We are pleased to announce that an e-Declaration Form will be launched on Monday, 20 July. Members may submit the Health Declaration Form online via https://cc.hkjc.com/ClubhouseForm prior to visits to the Clubhouses and Racecourse non-raceday restaurants.
Further to the Government's latest announcement issued last night, the Club will implement the following tightened measures at all Clubhouses and Happy Valley Racecourse non-race day dining outlets with effect from Wednesday, 15 July until further notice:
As a follow up to our notice issued yesterday, we would like to apprise Members on further details of the concerned Member’s movements during his visits on 3 and 6 July. As of this afternoon, we have not received any other reported Member or staff case.
We have received a report from a Member who was tested positive for COVID-19 earlier today.
Pursuant to the Government's latest announcement, the Club will strengthen precautionary measures with effect from Saturday, 11 July until further notice:
We are pleased to inform Members about the re-opening of Children’s Playzones at Sha Tin Clubhouse and Beas River Country Club on 7 July. Kindly note the following details and user rules:
The Stewards have recently approved the amendments to the following Club’s Bye-laws:
The badges+ mobile app will be discontinued with effect from Wednesday, 1 July. To view the latest web version of badges, please visit member.hkjc.com/badges.
Pursuant to the latest announcement from the Government, we are pleased to inform Members the following measures will be further relaxed with effect from tomorrow, Friday, 19 June:
Further to the recent notification to Members regarding the construction works for the new car park building near Sha Tin Clubhouse, please be aware that from 22 June 2020 to September 2020, extensive road works will be carried out at driveways leading to the Clubhouse car parks. Partial parking spaces will be blocked in phases and the traffic around Clubhouse will be diverted intermittently. Please follow the road signs and guidance from the traffic wardens.
We are pleased to inform Members about the re-opening of more facilities at our Clubhouses further to the latest government announcement.
The Club has implemented stringent precautionary measures for the protection of its Members, customers and employees at the Racecourses and Clubhouses since the COVID-19 outbreak in late January.
Pursuant to the latest announcement from the Government yesterday afternoon, we are pleased to inform Members that more facilities will re-open as follows (in addition to those announced on Monday):
Following the Government’s latest directive aimed at reducing social, leisure and recreational activities, the Club will continue to close the following facilities until further notice...
In consideration of the Government's latest announcement pertaining measures to be taken by commercial dining and leisure establishments as well as the rapid increase in the number of local COVID-19 cases which reached a daily high today; the Club will further step up precautionary measures with effect from 6pm, Saturday,28 March as follows...
Following the Government’s latest announcement to introduce further measures aiming to promote social distancing and prevent viral transmission by close contact, the Club will be taking further precautionary measures with effect from tomorrow, Wednesday, 25 March as follows...
We would like to further explain the Notice issued yesterday (18 March) requiring Members and guests entering the Clubhouses and Racecourses to sign a Heath Declaration Form.
The outbreak of COVID-19 is now reaching an alarming level globally. With the continuous increase in imported infection cases and in line with the Government’s latest health warnings, the Clubhouses and Racecourses WILL NOT admit any Member, his/her family members or guests who have been outside HK for any period of time in the last 14 days.
Further to our notice yesterday concerning a second Member who tested positive for COVID-19, we have gathered the necessary details of his movement on 23 February based on his utilization and CCTV records, which were further verified by him.
The Club has been closely monitoring the evolving situation of COVID-19 in Hong Kong, noting the increase in local cases. Giving consideration to the Government’s continued measure in closing pools, indoor sporting and shower facilities to further prevent the spread of the virus, the Club will be closing the following facilities from 12 noon, Saturday, 29 February to 10 March (inclusive)...
The Club has been closely monitoring the evolving situation of the 2019-nCoV in Hong Kong, noting the increase in cases, which have been contracted locally...