Welcome to the official website of the Western Australian Racing Trainers’ Association-the principal representatives of trainers in WA.

The WATRA’s key objectives are to promote and support trainer’s interests, enhance their profile and to inform them of trends and issues relating to the racing industry.

The WARTA is dedicated to building and facilitating communication with our members and to be a reliable, trusted and respected source of valuable information.


Records Smashed at Best Ever Day of Perth Yearling Sale

Records tumbled across the board as Book One of the 2018 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale produced the best selling day in the history of the event. Three yearlings sold for $200,000 or more and 28 sold for six figures during a record trading day at the pin up Western Australian bloodstock event of...

Morton To Spell Impressive winner

Dan Morton has opted to spell Saetta and bypass feature two year old races.

Top Return From Private Dancer

Trevor Andrews’ classy filly Private Dancer took an important first towards the WA Oaks when she completed a top return to racing at Ascot on Saturday. Despite racing first-up since the WA Guineas in November and lumping top weight of 59kg, Private Dancer proved too strong in the Owners Only-Supporting WA Racehorse Owners Handicap...

Ross Price says Arctic Stream On WA Derby Campaign.

The Hour Of Power on Tabradio, featured Adam Durrant, Stephen Miller, Gary Hitchcock, Trevor Andrews and Ross Price who said Arctic Stream would run a forward race first up.