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When is the 2024 Stawell Gift? Details for Australia’s richest race, prizemoney, schedule, events | Sporting News Australia

Australia’s richest footrace – the Stawell Gift – will be held once again over Easter weekend in the Victorian countryside.

Across three days, there is an 120m handicap feature race for both the men’s and women, and also across 70m.

The Sporting News explains everything you need to know about one of Australia’s most famous events.

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When is the Stawell Gift 2024?

The Stawell Gift event is held over Easter Weekend from Saturday, March 30 to Monday, April 1.

The main events for men and women – Stawell Gift (men) and the Women’s Gift (women) – will be held on the Monday.

Is the Stawell Gift on TV?

The Stawell Gift will once again be live and free on the Seven network (including 7+).

The Gift has been broadcast live and free on Seven since 2015. The two-and-a-half-hour program includes the semi-finals and finals of the Stawell Gift and Women’s Gift along with featured invitational races and finals.

The program leads into the Easter Monday AFL blockbuster at the MCG.

What time is the Stawell Gift main event races?

The women’s main event – Women’s Gift – commences at 1.45pm on Monday, April 1.

The men’s main event – Stawell Gift – commences at 2:20pm on Monday, April 1.

Where is the Stawell Gift 2024?

The 142nd Stawell Gift is held in the western Victorian town of Stawell.

Central Park Oval is the site of the Stawell Gift.

Stawell Gift 2024 prizemoney

Place Strickland Family Womens Gift Powercor Stawell Gift
1st $ 40,000.00 $ 40,000.00
2nd $ 6,250.00 $ 6,250.00
3rd $ 3,000.00 $ 3,000.00
4th $ 1,500.00 $ 1,500.00
5th $ 1,250.00 $ 1,250.00
6th $ 660.00 $ 660.00

Stawell Gift 2024 schedule

Saturday, March 30

TIME TYPE RACE
9:30 AM Heats Northern Grampians Shire Council Women’s 800m Handicap – 800m
9:43 AM Heats Hipworth Athletic Club Under 20 Handicap – 800m
10:01 AM Heats Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Handicap – 800m
10:39 AM Heats Stawell Athletic Club Womens’ Handicap – 70m
11:29 AM Heats SYPAQ Arthur Postle Handicap – 70m
12:00 PM Final Paster Runners and Trainers Asosciation Masters Handicap – 1600
12:10 PM Heats SYPAQ Arthur Postle Handicap – 70m
12:48 PM Heats Change Our Game Women’s Gift – 120m
1:41 PM Heats Powercor Stawell Gift Handicap – 120m
2:16 PM Final Stawell Gift Hall of Fame Backmarkers Handicap – 1600m
2:24 PM Heats Powercor Stawell Gift Handicap – 120m
2:59 PM Heats Dulkeith Computer Solutions Hank Neil Masters’ Handicap – 100m
3:45 PM Final Northern GrampIans Shire Council Women’s 800m Handicap – 800m
3:55 PM Final Hipworth Athletic Club Under 18 Handicap – 100m
4:05 PM Final Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Handicap – 800m
4:20 PM Heats Stawell Family Central Park Frontmarkers’ Handicap – 400m
4:48 PM Heats Stawell Gold Mines Bill McManus Backmarkers’ Handicap – 400m

 Sunday, March 31

TIME TYPE RACE
9:30 AM Heats Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Boys’ Handicap – 100m
10:00 AM Heats Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Girls’ Handicap – 100m
10:37 AM Semi Stawell Athletic Club Womens’ Handicap – 70m
10:56 AM Heats WH Earle Handicap – 550m
11:20 AM Heats SYPAQ Lorraine Donnan Women’s Handicap – 400m
11:58 AM Heats Stawell Times News Under 18 Boys Handicap – 100m
12:21 PM Heats Skillinvest Under 18 Girls Handicap – 100m
12:56 PM Final Victory Restricted Handicap – 1600m
1:05 PM Final Stawell Athletic Club Womens’ Handicap – 70m
1:15 PM Heats Bill Howard Handicap – 100m
2:02 PM Semi Stawell Times News Under 18 Boys Handicap – 100m
2:10 PM Semi Skillinvest Under 18 Girls Handicap – 100m
2:21 PM Semi SYPAQ Arthur Postle Handicap – 70m
2:41 PM Final VAL Under 14 Series Final Handicap -100m
2:51 PM Heats Masters Handicap – 300m
3:33 PM Final SYPAQ Arthur Postle Handicap – 70m
3:43 PM Final Stawell Times News Under 18 Boys Handicap – 100m
3:38 PM Final Skillinvest Under 18 Girls Handicap – 100m
3:54 PM Semi Bill Howard Handicap – 100m
4:08 PM Heats Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Handicap – 400m
4:50 PM Final Official Supporters Club Frontmarkers Handicap – 1600m
5:00 PM Final Herb Hedemman Invitation Handicap – 1600m
5:10 PM Final WH Earle Handicap – 550m
5:20 PM Heats Stawell Athletic Club Jack Donaldson Handicap – 200m

 Monday, April 1

9:40 AM Semi Dulkeith Computer Solutions Hank Neil Masters Handicap – 100m
9:55 AM Heats Northern Grampians Shire Council Handicap – 800m
10:25 AM Final Deakin University Under 18 Series – 400m
10:35 AM Final Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Handicap – 400m
10:45 AM Semi Stawell Athletic Club Jack Donaldson Handicap – 200m
11:03 AM Semi Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Boys Handicap 100m
11:09 AM Semi Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Girls Handicap 100m
11:20 AM Final Dulkeith Computer Solutions Hank Neil Masters’ Handicap – 100m
11:35 AM Final SYPAQ Lorraine Donnan Women’s Handicap – 400m
11:45 AM Final Stawell Gold Mines Bill McManus Backmarkers’ Handicap – 400m
12:00 PM Semi Change Our Game Women’s Gift- 120m
12:43 PM Semi Powercor Stawell Gift – 120m
1:25 PM Final adidas Invitational Handicap – 1000m
1:45 PM Final Change Our Game Women’s Gift- 120m
2:05 PM Final Furphy Chris Perry Memorial Backmarkers Invitation Handicap- 120m
2:20 PM Final Powercor Stawell Gift – 120m
2:45 PM Final John Toleman Grampians Handicap – 3200m
3:00 PM Final Northern Grampians Shire Council Handicap – 800m
3:10 PM Final Masters’ Handicap – 300m
3:20 PM Final Stawell Athletic Club Jack Donaldson Handicap- 200m
3:30 PM Final Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Boys’ Handicap – 100m
3:40 PM Final Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Girls’ Handicap – 100m
3:50 PM Final Bill Howard Handicap – 100m
4:00 PM Final Stawell Family Central Park Frontmarkers’ Handicap – 400m
4:20 PM Final Sean Quilty Masters 45+ Series Final Handicap – 300m
4:30 PM Final Powercor Little Athletics Victoria Handicap – 1600m
4:40 PM Final Masters’ Legends Series – 300m