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April 2018

  • Four Stakes Races an Entree to Next Week's Festival of Racing

    We’re set for four sensational Stakes races this Saturday before the UBET Festival of Racing kicks off next weekend!

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  • Plenty of Flying Fillies Have Their Eye on the Australasian Oaks

    Some of Australia's classiest staying fillies will descend on Adelaide next weekend for the Group 1 Schweppes Australasian Oaks with 30 horses nominating for the $500k race.

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  • Morphettville Set for a Classic in the Group 1 Sangster

    Mick Price’s Secret Agenda will look to go back to back in the Group 1 UBET Classic (Robert Sangster Stakes) after today’s nominations for the $1million feature were released.

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  • Have Breakfast with the Stars on Sunday 6 May!

    The Adelaide Festival of Racing is almost here and next weekend Racing Connections will be hosting a free Breakfast with the Stars at Morphettville on Sunday 6 May. 

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  • Viddora looks to kick start her Autumn Campaign

    After falling just short in last years Group 1 UBET Classic (formerly Robert Sangster Stakes) superstar local mare Viddora will look to go one better this year after kicking off her autumn campaign in tomorrow’s Group 3, $120,000, R. N. Irwin Stakes at Morphettville.  

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  • Amendment 47 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    TRSA would like to advise that following further consultation with the Penola Racing Club and the clash with the Casterton Racing Club Cup we have decided to transfer the meeting to Friday 18th May 2018.

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  • Amendment 46 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

      Please note TRSA would like to advise that in consultation with the Bordertown Racing Club and Penola Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Sunday 20th May at Bordertown has been transferred to Penola. As a consequence, the following race distance amendments apply. Race 1 $12,000 Benchmark 64 Handicap                            2000 metres   ...

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  • Lana Wilkinson and Chris Kontos Dress Bel Sloane for your Derby Day Inspiration

    Dressing for Derby Day is the sartorial equivalent of being asked to make a truffle risotto on a reality cooking show. A black and white dress code; it seems like a simple request, but the details can be damning. Your essential components of Arborio rice (your clothing), stock (your shoes),...

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  • Amendment 45 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    TRSA would like to advise that following the Abandonment of Races 5, 6, 7 & 8 at Balaklava Racing Club yesterday 11th April 2018 and in consultation with the SA Trainers Association no additional races will be added to the program at Murray Bridge Wednesday 18th April 2018. We will...

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  • The Boys Begin Their Derby Campaigns in the Port Adelaide Guineas

    This weekend it’s time for the boys to have their first proper hit-out ahead of the Group 1 SA Derby in the Listed Port Adelaide Guineas.

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  • Fast Fillies: Who Wins the Dequetteville?

    Phillip Stokes will saddle up the favourite in Music Bay but Tony McEvoy will have a big say in the race with four runners in Saturday's Listed Dequetteville Stakes.

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  • 5 Minutes with the Winner - Clare Easter Races

    It couldn't have been a more perfect day for the annual Clare Easter Races at the stunning Clare Valley Racing Club. With a crowd of thousands, the atmosphere was felt by all on course for the exciting day of racing over the Easter long weekend. It was definitely a difficult...

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  • Amendment 44 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note TRSA would like to advise in consultation with the Trainers involved the Hurdle and Steeple Trials scheduled for Monday 16th April 2018 have been rescheduled to Tuesday 17th April 2018 commencing at 12 noon.

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  • 5 Minutes with the Winner - Oakbank Easter Races

    This year's Easter weekend was a big one for South Australian racing - and fashion - with 3 huge qualifying events for Fashion at The Races. In the picturesque Adelaide Hills, Oakbank once again attracted tens of thousands for the annual Easter Carnival, including plenty of the state's most stylish. ...

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  • Viddora Returns to the Track at the Trials

    Superstar mare Viddora returned to the track on Thursday morning winning her trial comfortably as she looks ahead to the $1 million Group 1 UBET Classic on 5 May.

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  • Two Listed Races Kick off a Big Seven Weeks of Racing in SA

    Saturday's Listed Manihi and Laelia Stakes will kick off a huge seven weeks of racing as some of the best horses in Australia start to make their way to Adelaide for the UBET Festival of Racing. 

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  • National Apprentice Series to Heat Up at Gawler

    Wednesday's Gawler leg of the National Apprentice Series looms as a huge day in the scheme of the Series with two heats to take place after Heat 3 was washed out in Queensland last month.

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  • Amendment 43 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note TRSA would like to advise the following changes to the race program. Balaklava Racing Club Wednesday 11th April Was Race 7 Fillies and Mares Maiden Plate (3YO and Over)              1200 metres   Now Fillies and Mares Maiden Plate (2YO and Over)                          1200 metres   Murray Bridge Racing Club 18th April ...

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