The Calcutta and Call of the Card has been a feature of the Powercor Stawell Gift since the 1940’s.

Held on the eve of the Gift carnival, the Calcutta is a true punter’s night.  For 2022 it moves to a new venue – the Stawell Harness Racing Club, Laidlaw Park, 78 Patrick Road Stawell.

The draw is released and the action begins when the auctioneer calls for bids for each heat of the Gift – BANG!

Friday,  April 15, 2022 – Calcutta 

Stawell Harness Racing Club – doors open at 6pm. 

– The bookies are out in force for the Call of the Card and betting commences
– Relive the highlights of the 2021  Stawell Gift
– Preview the 2022 Powercor Stawell Gift and hear interviews with the elite athletes
– Calcutta – can you pick the winner?

Entry is only $5.