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  • Looking after your [horse] mates

    Horse SA in association with the Red Cross will be offering a free workshop - ‘Looking after your [Horse] mates’ for the friends, mates, extended family, club members and colleagues who are supporting and working with property managers and horse owners within the Cudlee Creek fire ground.  Delivered by the...

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  • The Coonawarra Cup to kick off a big year of Country Racing

    Penola’s famous Coonawarra Vignerons Cup kicks off a big year of country racing in our state and with a load of local chances in the feature, the red wine could be free flowing by the end of the day!  The strongest form race for Thursday’s feature looks to be the...

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  • Brand new training facilities are set to make a splash at Gawler

    The Gawler Jockey Club and the local racing community are incredibly excited about what the new year will bring their region with a new equine pool and stabling facilities set to be unveiled in 2020. Last year the State Government announced a $24 million stimulus package for the racing industry...

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  • Eran Boyd will represent SA at the Jockey’s Trust T20 fundrasier in support of Bushfire Relief

    SA local jockey Eran Boyd is set to swap her silks for some whites when she lines up in January’s Jockeys v Racing All Stars T20 Cricket Match in Melbourne. The National Jockeys Trust has recently announced the net proceeds from this month’s T20 Cricket fundraiser will be directed to...

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  • A message from our friends at the Kangaroo Island Racing Club

    You would be aware of the disastrous bush fires that have occurred on our Island Home over the last 3 weeks. With the tragic loss of 2 lives, many homes, thousands of sheep, cattle and businesses, we are looking to rebuild our island community to where it was prior to...

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  • From Hong Kong to Home: Brett Davis Returns to South Australia

    The new voice of South Australia racing Brett Davis. Picture: Picture: Sarah Reed He’s called some of the world’s greatest horses during his time in Singapore and Hong Kong and now Brett Davis will return to his hometown as our state’s leading caller. Davis will call his first race this...

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  • Bordertown Cup Preview

    The Limestone Coast Country Cup action continues this Sunday with the running of the Bordertown Cup. A field of ten runners are set to line up in Sunday’s feature with a number of horses a good chance to take home a piece of silverware. The super consistent Flow Meter just...

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  • Christmas Comes Early for Collett at Ceduna

    Christmas has come early for the State’s newest apprentice Margaret Collett, as she is set to make her riding debut at Ceduna on Saturday.

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  • Is a Second Cup in 2019 on the Cards for Dane Smith?

    Stawell based trainer Dane Smith could claim his second Mount Gambier Gold Cup within the space of seven months with his runner San Remo on Friday. Due to the upgrade of the Mount Gambier track, the Club are hosting their second Cup Day of the year on Friday, as it...

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  • Explorer Cadet Q&A: Courtney Foale

    Photo Credit: Racing Photos After receiving her first pony at the age of 8, Courtney Foale quickly fell in love with horses and later the racing industry. Earlier this year Foale, decided that she wanted to pursue a full time career in racing and applied for the Explorer Cadetship Program....

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  • Media Release: New scholarship puts racing on the radar for SA students

    Thoroughbred Racing SA (TRSA) has underlined its commitment to help grow the next generation of racing industry participants by offering three fully-funded positions in the prestigious Explorer Cadetship Program. The innovative program gives participants an immersive year-long introduction to a career in racing, starting with 12 weeks of theory and...

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  • TRSA sponsors SA Jockeys Association Golf Day

    Thoroughbred Racing SA is a proud sponsor of the SA Jockeys Association - Golf Day, supporting the National Jockeys Trust. Taking place on Monday 18 November, at the Glenelg Golf Course. The National Jockeys Trust plays a vital role in supporting injured jockeys and their families through times of difficulty....

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  • Top 7 South Australian Moments from the Spring Carnival

    We’ve always been a state that punches above its weight when it comes to racing and this year’s Spring Carnival proved just that.

    We’ve taken a look back at the seven biggest moments of the Carnival when our horses, trainers and jockeys shone on the biggest stage in racing!

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  • Two Local Riders Aim for 3 Star Success in the Three Day Event

    Photo by Julie Wilson The Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event is the only one of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere and its taking place this weekend right in our own backyard. For the seventh straight year, TRSA will again sponsor the event held in the Adelaide Parklands...

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  • Dare to Dream Competition Winners Announcement

    After an overwhelming response to our Dare to Dream racehorse ownership competition, we are pleased to annouce the 25 lucky winners have been listed below. C.Marsh- Christie Downs J.Jameson- Happy Valley S.Sperenini- Murray Bridge M.St Hill- Ridgehaven M.Baylis- Craigmore L.Tucker- Woodcroft S.McConnachy- West Lakes Shore K.Robson- Woodcroft W.Martin-Gawler West M.Docking-...

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  • Tongsai Boss on a Happy Trail to a Series Win

    Saturday marks the last Spring Bonanza Series Final of the season and if the bookies are to be believed, it’s a race that is there for the taking for Tongsai Boss. The John Hyam trained gelding won his last start by 2.8 lengths over Gordon Richards’ Journica who went on...

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  • Media Release: Oakbank positioned for growth with new dates announced for 2020

    Oakbank Racing Club has unveiled a new week-long celebration of racing, family and community for April 2020. Oakbank Week – which has been designed and driven by the Oakbank Racing Club and endorsed by Thoroughbred Racing SA (TRSA) – will now encompass racing on Sunday 5th April, followed by a...

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  • Multiple Chances in the Viddora Series Final

    Saturday’s $100k Viddora Series Final at Morphettville looks to be a wide open affair with six of the eleven runners currently at single figure odds. On paper it looks to be anyone’s race with many of the runners in Saturday’s Final coming through recent Series Heats. Many of the lead...

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  • Can Another Local Treasure Claim the Gawler Cup?

    The lightly raced Buried Treasure will have the support of the whole town of Gawler when the gelding steps out in his hometown Cup on Friday evening. While Buried Treasure may be an outsider in a hot field, the Gawler locals always save their best for their hometown Cup which...

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  • Are you interested in becoming a jockey?

    Thoroughbred Racing SA has been educating jockeys since the early 1980s. The Apprentice Academy has recently refreshed its branding to reflect the evolving landscapes of careers in racing and educating our younger generations and future participants.  TRSA’s Training Supervisor, Briony Moore says she sees significant changes in the apprentice jockeys...

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  • The Listed Hill Smith and Durbridge Stakes Preview

    This Saturday at Morphettville will see two $100,000 listed races, The Hill Smith Stakes and Romeo's Durbridge Stakes. The Listed Hill Smith Stakes- Race 5 Five interstate visitors are set to contest Saturday's Listed Hill Smith Stakes with runners from Mick Price & Michael Kent (Jnr), Peter Gelagotis, Ciaron Maher...

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  • An early look at Morphettville - 14th September

    James Jordan from Racing.com has provided us with an early look at racing at Morphettville for Saturday September 14.  The rail goes back to the true position on the outer track, which should mean every horse gets its chance to win. With smallish fields, bar the last race, nearly all...

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  • Big Stables Come to Play in the Balaklava Cup

    The state’s leading stables will have a huge say in the outcome of Wednesday’s Listed Balaklava Cup. Seven of the twelve runners in the feature race come from the big name stables of Tony & Calvin McEvoy, Leon Macdonald & Andrew Gluyas and Will Clarken. The top-weight and class runner...

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  • Aussies Looking for Morphettville Redemption on Irish Day

    The 44th Australia v Ireland Jockey Challenge looks set to come right down to the wire again on Saturday as the Aussies look to claim their first series win since 2015.

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  • Behemoth Back in Town to get Spring Campaign on Track

    David Jolly’s promising four-year-old Behemoth will be looking to get his spring campaign back on track after a couple unlucky runs as he attempts to claim Saturday’s Penny Edition Stakes. Over the years the Listed Penny Edition Stakes has been won by some of the greats of Australian racing including...

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