The Warra Race Information

The Warra is a 1000 metre handicap race run by the Illawarra Turf Club in November. It is held at Kembla Grange on the same day as The Gong.

  • Race Type: Special conditions
  • Distance: 1000 metres
  • Conditions: Handicap, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Kembla Grange Racecourse, Kembla Grange, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $300,000
  • Date: Saturday 25 November 2023

The Warra Race History

See the 2023 The Warra Preview and results.

First held in 2021 as the main support race for The Gong.

Useful Facts

Fastest time (1000m): Athelric (2021) 0:56.32

Interesting trivia: First held in 2021.

Past winners of The Gong

The race was run for the first time in 2021 and was won by Eleven Eleven

Year Winner Second Third
2023 Insurrection Quick Tempo Recommendation
2022 Athelric Key Largo Dragonstone
2021 Eleven Eleven Malkovich Wisdom Of Water