Topic: Racing

Major Investment In Cranbourne Racing

The Andrews Labor Government is investing in new infrastructure upgrades and two racing days at the Cranbourne Turf, Harness and Greyhound Racing Clubs. Minister for Racing Martin Pakula was at the Cranbourne Cup today to announce almost $76,000 for an infrastructure upgrade and more than $58,000 for three race day events, as part of a […]

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Family Food Festival For The 2018 Victoria Cup

The Andrews Labor Government is helping racegoers and families enjoy a festival of food and racing at the 2018 Victoria Cup at Tabcorp Park. The Labor Government is providing more than $11,000 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program towards the 2018 Victoria Cup this Saturday 13 October, as part of a $35,000 […]

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Celebrating Seniors At Tabcorp Park

The Andrews Labor Government is upgrading Tabcorp Park and helping seniors in Melton take part in two harness racing nights in spring. The Labor Government is providing almost $25,500 towards the 2018 Seniors Festival Race Nights and $24,700 towards a sports bar upgrade, along with more than $17,000 for an upgrade of the perimeter fencing […]

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Upgrades Complete For Seymour Racing Club

The Andrews Labor Government is upgrading the Seymour Racing Club with the completion of new tie-up stalls and audio-visual upgrades. Minister for Racing Martin Pakula today visited the club to announce more than $92,000 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund, as part of a $184,000 joint funding package. As part of the recently completed works […]

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Racing For Health Awareness At Sandown Greyhounds

The Andrews Labor Government is partnering with Sandown Greyhound Racing Club to help raise awareness of men’s health issues. The Labor Government is providing almost $12,000 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program to support the 2018 Man’s Night race meeting at Sandown on Thursday 27 September, as part of a $42,000 joint […]

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Caulfield Races Support Charities And Not-For-Profits

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Caulfied racegoers enjoy a big day of racing in support of local charities, as part of the Melbourne Racing Club’s Foundation Race Day at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday. The Labor Government is contributing more than $40,000 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program, as part of the […]

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Non-Stop Greyhound Action At Sandown Park

The Andrews Labor Government is helping greyhound enthusiasts take part in racing action at Sandown this weekend as part of the Speed Star Super Sunday event on Sunday, 16 September. The Labor Government is providing almost $15,000 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund towards the twilight race meeting, as part of a $43,000 joint funding […]

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New Board Member For Greyhound Racing Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government today announced the appointment of Bendigo lawyer Marika McMahon to the Board of Greyhound Racing Victoria. Ms McMahon is a director of Bendigo legal firm, O’Farrell Robertson McMahon, where she has been a partner for almost two decades. The firm provides legal services to clients across central and northern Victoria. She […]

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Boost For First Race Of Spring Racing Season

The Andrews Labor Government is kicking off this year’s Spring Racing Carnival with a boost for the 2018 Memsie Stakes Day. The Labor Government is providing almost $15,000 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund towards the $39,000 joint funding project, as part of the race day at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday 1 September. The Memsie […]

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Tabcorp Park Hosts Victoria’s Top Harness Race

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Tabcorp Park host the final of Victoria’s largest annual harness race series. The Labor Government is providing almost $7500 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund as part of a $40,000 joint funding package, towards the 2018 Breeders Crown Race Night on Saturday 25 August. The Breeders Crown Series runs […]

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