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.


Shackleton Ready to win for Gangemi

Trainer Chris Gangemi says highly rated recruit Shackleton looks ready to win at Ascot tomorrow. Hear what he says to the boys on TABradio.

Vaughn Sigley, Adam Durrant and Brett Pope - Hour of Power

Listen to Vaughn Sigley, Adam Durrant and Brett Pope discuss their teams chances on this morning’s Hour of Power on TABradio.

Everybody Has A Story - Justin Warwick

Trainer Justin Warwick spoke on TABradio’s ‘Everybody Has A Story’ segment. Here what he said to Darren McAulley and Gareth Hall.

Ward Lands Milestone Perth Win

Tony Ward celebrated his first win as a trainer in Perth and judging by Ngawi’s impressive performance in the Seacorp Plate (1000m) at Ascot, it won’t be his last. Ngawi, giving jockey Shaun O’Donnell a race to race double, sat off the speed and looked to be out of contention when she met interference...