WA RACING UPDATE – COVID-19

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) is continuing to actively work with the WA Government to ensure that racing can recommence as soon as possible. Although no further updates are currently available on the situation beyond the current five-day lockdown within the Perth metropolitan, Peel and South West regions, RWWA and Race Clubs are making…

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The Racing Month: What Happened In January

Pinjarra January 1 Peppijack, trained by James Grieve and ridden by Lucy Warwick, won the State Wide Turf Services 100 Club Mandurah Cup (1400m). Following a six year absence from training, Jeremy Easthope posted his first win after Shake The Bloom scored in a 2000m handicap. Ascot January 2 In a thrilling finish, Neufbosc defeated…

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WA Racing Update – COVID-19

The WA Government have announced that until 6pm Friday 5 February, the Perth metropolitan, Peel and South West regions have entered a five-day lockdown. In accordance with these new requirements, Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) have been advised by the WA Government that no race meetings are able to be conducted during the five-day…

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EMERGENCY BUSHFIRE EVACUATION VENUES

In response to the current bushfires Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) advises there are several evacuation venues available for those affected and needing to house their racing animals. There are currently bushfire emergency warnings for the areas of The Vines, Bailup, Ellenbrook, Gidgegannup, Millendon, Walyunga National Park, Upper Swan, Aveley, Avon Valley National Park,…

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TRIBUTES FLOW FOR DIXIE SOLLY

Tributes have been paid to long serving trainer and country racing administrator, Dixie Solly, who passed away on Thursday after battling ongoing illness. Solly was a popular member of the WA racing community and spent 23 years as President of the Country Racing Association. Recognised for his passionate and dedicated advocacy for country racing, Solly…

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Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice of Annual General Meeting of the Western Australian Racing Trainers Association (Inc.) Licensed trainers are advised that the AGM for the WA Racing Trainers Association (WARTA) is to be held 10am Tuesday the 9th of February In the works shed at: LARKHILL TRAINING CENTRE. Retiring committee president Trevor Andrews has not sought re-election. Retiring committee…

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