The Stawell Gift returns 15-17 April 2017 Easter long weekend featuring three action–packed days of elite athletic racing, entertainment and activities for the whole family.
Kicking things off from Friday with the famous Calcutta, followed by three great days of racing building up to the final of Australia’s richest footrace on Easter Monday.
The Stawell Gift has a true carnival atmosphere with plenty of action off the track too, including a betting ring, the Newmarket Gold Fashions on the Field and Cadbury Family Day.
The 2017 edition of the Stawell Gift will feature the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt with a special visit from the Cadbury Easter Bunny and a great line up of kids activities including a free kids athletic clinic, Kelly Sports, autograph signing session by Australian Olympians, face painting, animal nursery and a jumping castle.
The Stawell Athletic Club and all its wonderful sponsors and supporters look forward to seeing you all again this year at Central Park for the 136th running of the 2017 Stawell Gift.