COVID-19 Updates

27 May 2021
[AUS] VICTORIA'S latest lockdown
VICTORIA’S latest lockdown has already claimed two victims. As another Corona virus outbreak grips the state, the government has announced a lockdown in a bid to stop further spread into the community. Within moments of the news other states established hard borders against Victoria to isolate...
7 May 2021
[WA] WA Racing Update - 7 May 2021
The WA Government have advised that restrictions will ease in the Perth and Peel regions as planned from 12.01am, Saturday 8 May, subject to no further outbreaks. These restrictions remain in place until 12.01am, Saturday 15 May. As part of the easing of restrictions masks are only required to be worn...
23 Apr 2021
[WA] WA Racing Update Part 2– 23 April 2021
23 Apr 2021
[WA] RWWA Covid Update Regarding GP Meeting on Friday 23 April
The Gloucester Park race meeting scheduled for this evening will go ahead. Participants are required to wear face masks at all times and practise social distancing. Further information regarding the weekend race meetings will follow as soon as the information is available. Kerry Hanks, Manager Harness...
12 Feb 2021
[NSW] NSW: COVID-19 Update - Victorian Developments
In light of the currently evolving situation in Victoria, HRNSW has not implemented restrictions for persons travelling interstate at this time. HRNSW will continue to monitor Government and Health advice and orders. Should stricter restrictions be implemented HRNSW will act accordingly. Industry participants...
5 Feb 2021
[WA] WA - G2G Passes Required for Next 8 Days
Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) is pleased to advise of last night’s announcement, that pending no further local cases of COVID-19, the five-day lockdown for the Perth, Peel and South West regions will end as planned at 6pm, Friday 5 February. Perth and Peel will enter into a post-lockdown...
4 Feb 2021
[WA] RWWA - Single Acceptance/Blind Nominations Trial Deferred
The Single Acceptances/Blind nominations trial will be deferred due to the current operating environment, impact of the covid lockdown and uncertainty as to the restrictions which will be imposed at the end of the lockdown period. Nominations and preference changes will be available for all race meetings...
2 Feb 2021
[WA] RWWA - Industry Update
RACING At this stage it is business as usual for the preparation of race fields for all scheduled meetings from Saturday 6 February. Fields for Northam (6 February) and Bridgetown (7 February) will be released today. TRIALS Pinjarra and Bunbury trials will go ahead on Wednesday 3 February as scheduled...
2 Feb 2021
[WA] RWWA - Trials at Pinjarra and Bunbury
Pinjarra and Bunbury trials will go ahead on Wednesday 3 February as scheduled. Trainers please be aware, travel beyond borders will not be possible. Only the horses, drivers and participants residing in the Metro/Peel region can attend the Pinjarra trials . Only the horses, drivers and participants...
1 Feb 2021
[WA] RWWA - WA Racing Lockdown Update
Lockdown: Perth, Peel & South West Updated 1 February 2021 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, RWWA have been advised by the WA Government...