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  • An Early Look at Morphettville - August 24th

    James Jordan from Racing.com has provided us with an early look at racing at Morphettville for Saturday August 24. 

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  • Quorn Cup Preview

    The final Country Cup of the winter will take place this Saturday as we head to the quaint country town of Quorn.

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  • Michael Shepherdson: A Career Dedicated to Racing

    The Godolphin Australian Stud and Stable Staff Awards will be held early next month and South Australian export Michael Shepherdson is in the running to claim the Dedication to Racing Award. The award is presented to an individual staff member who has shown talent for horsemanship in the racing field,...

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  • Amendment 9 - 2019/2020 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that following consultation with the SA Trainers Association the following change of Race programme at Murray Bridge on Wednesday 28th August 2019 Was  Race 6 $13,000 Distance Maiden Plate SABOIS                               2000 metres  Now   Race 6 $15,000 Maiden/Class One Plate SABOIS +                          2000 metres Nominations closes 12...

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  • Amendment 8 - 2019/2020 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that following further consultation with the SA Trainers Association the following change of Race programme at Morphettville Parks on Saturday 31st August 2019. Morphettville 31/8/19 Race 3 $45,000 3YO Benchmark 70 SABOIS was 1550 metres now 1400 metres (Re amended) Nominations closes 12 noon Monday 26th...

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  • Group 3 Spring Stakes Form Guide

    The first Stakes race of the new season looks set to be an absolute ripper with two Group 1 winners and one of the most exciting young sprinters in South Australia in the field. While the Lindsey Smith trained Scales of Justice is the warm favourite for the race after...

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  • An early look at Morphettville - 17th August

    James Jordan from Racing.com has provided us with an early look at racing at Morphettville for Saturday August 17.  Race 1 No.2 - Egyptian Gold I like this mare out to the 1600m for the first time this preparation. Her win last start on the Ballarat Synthetic track was strong,...

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  • Amendment 7 - 2019/2020 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise in consultation with the SA Trainers Association a change of race distance at Morphettville Parks Saturday 31st August 2019. Race 3 $45,000 3YO Benchmark 70 SABOIS   was 1400 metres now 1550 metres Nominations closes 12 noon Monday 26th August 2019.

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  • MEDIA RELEASE- Thoroughbred Racing SA announces $5.8 million increase in grassroots prizemoney

    The State's thoroughbred racing participants will share in an additional $5.8 million in prizemoney following unprecedented increases announced today by Thoroughbred Racing South Australia (TRSA). The benefits of the new prizemoney levels - which come into effect on 1 September and represent an overall increase of almost 15% on TRSA's...

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  • An Early Look at Murray Bridge - 10th August

    James Jordan from Racing.com has provided us with an early look at racing at Murray Bridge for Saturday August 10.  Race 2 No.3 - Magna Bella I thought she ran well in the Lightning Stakes first-up given it was a day for leaders and she was back and wide. I...

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  • Amendment 6 - 2019/2020 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that following a track inspection and in consultation with the Mount Gambier Racing Club, the meeting scheduled for Sunday 18th August 2019 has been abandoned. The track has held four race meeting in the past three months and as such, the decision has been taken with...

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  • MEDIA RELEASE- Gifford Hill celebrates official opening race day

      The highly anticipated opening of South Australia's newest racetrack is finally here, with Murray Bridge's Gifford Hill facility set to celebrate its official opening race day  this Saturday 10 August. Saturday's standalone metropolitan race meeting will showcase the facility's state-of-the­ art racetrack as well as the $20 million Bridges Function...

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  • Home-track trifecta praise Gifford Hill

    A trifecta of Murray Bridge trainers have lavished praise on their new home track, ahead of this weekend’s official opening day. Murray Bridge stalwarts John Hickmott, Karen Byrnes and Kevin Frew unanimously endorsed the Gifford Hill course, which will host SA’s standalone metropolitan meeting on Saturday. Hickmott saddled up several...

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  • Amendment 5 - 2019/2020 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that due to small field sizes in the early part of the 2018/2019 Racing Season 2 year old races for the 2019/2020 Racing season will be programmed to commence from 1st November 2019. There will be 2 year old Trials scheduled for October 17th and October...

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  • Gifford Hill race day wraps off – officially

    Years of toil, months of anticipation and a couple of tantalising teasers will culminate with the Gifford Hill official opening race day at Murray Bridge on Saturday, August 10. South Australia’s new state-of-the-art racetrack and the $20 million Bridges function centre will be formally launched with a standalone metropolitan meeting....

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  • Amendment 4 - 2019/2020 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise in consultation with the Port Augusta Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Sunday 10th May 2020 has been moved to Friday 8th May 2020.  

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  • Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club Welcomes Cornerstone Stud

    In fantastic news for the industry and the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club (GBJC), a new and exciting partnership was announced today between GBJC and the Cornerstone Stud. South Australia’s leading Thoroughbred Stud have partnered with the Gawler Club that will see the opportunity for amazing benefits for all within...

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  • Could it be Fourth Time Lucky for Whittle in the Roxby Cup?

    Strathalbyn based trainer Scott Whittle has been a regular at the Roxby Downs Cup for many years and over the last three years has been agonisingly close to a Cup victory in the state’s north. Whittle’s horses have finished second, third and second in the last three editions of the...

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  • An Early Look at Morphettville - August 3rd

    James Jordan from Racing.com has provided us with an early look at racing at Morphettville for Saturday August 3rd.  Race 4 No.3 - Barood I think this gelding gets his chance to win another race. He was solid last start, albeit no match for winner Bold Star, and finds a...

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  • TRSA launches weekly radio show dedicated to SA thoroughbred racing

    The first entirely SA-focused racing radio show will hit the airwaves this weekend, with Thoroughbred Racing SA launching The Races Edit on 1629 SEN SA. Starting this Saturday 3 August at 8am on 1629 SEN SA and presented by Ladbrokes, The Races Edit will be hosted by Miles Pfitzner along...

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  • Amendment 57 -2018/2019 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that following a track inspection and in consultation with the Balaklava Racing Club, the meeting scheduled for Wednesday 14th August 2019 has some distance changes Race 5 $15,000 Benchmark 56                            was 1200 metres now 1300 metres Race 7 $13,000 Fillies and Mares Maiden Plate 3YO &...

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  • The Cup Rolls into Streaky Bay

    A town that has produced some of the biggest stars in racing will welcome the most sought after trophy in the sport, when the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour heads to Streaky Bay in August. The $200,000 Melbourne Cup will roll into town on Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 of...

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  • Amendment 56 - 2018/2019 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that the trials scheduled for Friday 9th August 2019 at Gawler have been transferred to Murray Bridge on Tuesday 13th August 2019. As a consequence, the Approval Jump outs scheduled for Tuesday 13th August 2019 have been cancelled. Nominations close 11 am Friday 9th August 2019.

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  • Behemoth Looking to Join the Giants of Australian Racing

    In the final Stakes race of the season, Group 1 Goodwood runner-up Behemoth returns to the track in the Listed Lightning Stakes hoping to follow in the footsteps of some of Australia’s best sprinters.

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  • An Early Look at Morphettville - 27th July

    James Jordan from Racing.com has provided us with an early look at racing at Morphettville for Saturday July 26th. 

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