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The Powercor Stawell Gift returns to Central Park April 8-10, 2023 over the Easter long weekend with three action-packed days of elite athletic racing. Marking its 141st year of racing, the Powercor Stawell Gift remains one of the richest footraces in the world, and continues to be a prominent event on the Australian sporting calendar.

The Powercor Stawell Gift Carnival attracts athletes from all over the world, providing an opportunity to showcase their raw talent, skill, and speed to a national audience. 

All of the action starts on Easter Saturday with the heats of the Powercor Stawell Gift and the Strickland Family Women’s Gift.

Easter Monday is finals day, the pinnacle in Australian professional running. With a full day of elite running leading into the Strickland Family Women’s Gift and Australia’s oldest and richest short distance running race, the Powercor Stawell Gift. There’s no bigger day as Central Park comes alive to celebrate.

Powercor Stawell Gift –  Saturday, April 8 – Monday April 10, 2022.