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Australian Horse Racing News

  • Catch That Cat after Valley repeat

    Echuca trainer Gwenda Johnstone can’t fault the appearance or the form of Catch That Cat as the mare prepares to tackle the corresponding Moonee Valley race she won a year ago. “She looks a million dollars,” Johnstone said. “She’s been thriving and how she is, we feel she will run […]

  • ATC to amalgamate with Rosehill bowls club

    The Australian Turf Club will amalgamate with the Rosehill Bowling Club as part of its plans for development of the racecourse precinct. ATC members voted in favour of the amalgamation which will mean an upgrade of facilities at the licensed club and maintenance of the bowling greens. “The board and […]

  • Planning commission rejects mine near stud

    The Hunter Valley breeding industry is breathing a little easier with the Planning Assessment Commission rejecting the notion coal and horses are compatible. The PAC on Friday recommended for the third time against the Drayton South open-cut mine on the doorsteps of Darley and Coolmore Studs. Anglo American wanted to […]

  • Sari a surprise packet for Simon Morrish

    Simon Morrish had to be convinced Sari deserved a box in his stable. A client purchased the daughter of Exceed And Excel as a potential broodmare but wanted to give her one last preparation. Sari was raced by Darley in the care of Peter Snowden before being sold to Queensland […]

  • Howmuchdoyoulove set to shine in Starlight

    As he gets older, Howmuchdoyouloveme is responding to a softer approach and regular visits from the chiropractor. Two weeks ago, the seven-year-old claimed his first win in more than two years over 1100m at Rosehill, the same course and distance as Saturday’s Listed Starlight Stakes. He was ridden by apprentice […]

  • Last hurrah for Waller stable greybeard

    Nothing has been left to chance as I’m Imposing is trained for the final instalment of a racing journey that might have been too much for a lot of horses. After winning in two countries for three trainers and overcoming two tendon injuries, I’m Imposing is in sight of the […]

  • Unanimously on track for M Valley sprint

    As Matthew Dale prepares to welcome his best horse back into work, a long-time flag bearer for the Canberra trainer’s stable will bid to win at Moonee Valley. Fell Swoop returns to work early next week, while Dale is upbeat about the chances of eight-year-old Unanimously claiming his 10th win […]

  • Racing a part of family life for McGrath

    Brian McGrath was always odds-on to be involved in the horse racing industry. The 29-year-old saddles his first city runner and third career starter at Moonee Valley on Saturday after being licensed at the start of the season. McGrath’s path into racing was formed decades ago. His grandfather, Brian, was […]

  • Fitness, draw to make difference for Dolce

    La Dolce Vita’s good barrier and extra fitness has trainer Bradley Smith hopeful the filly can overcome a weight disadvantage to give him his first stakes winner. A last-start second to Secret Saga two weeks ago, La Dolce Vita will line up against the same filly in Saturday’s Listed Mode […]

  • Hunter Valley mine rejected, studs safe

    The thoroughbred breeding industry in the Hunter Valley is safe with the Planning Assessment Commission rejecting a proposal for an open-cut coal mine close to major studs Darley Woodlands and Coolmore. Both studs objected to Anglo American extending its operations and said they would be forced to leave the Hunter […]