Topic: Racing

Supporting Pakenham’s Premier Race Day

Racegoers are set to flock to the Pakenham Racing Club this Saturday, 9 December, as the Pakenham Cup takes centre stage. The Andrews Labor Government is contributing $49,000 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund to support the race day, and a further $8,000 to upgrade the veterinary facilities at the club’s home at Racing.com Park. […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Racing

Night Of Racing Fun Helps Sports Groups In Ballarat

NIGHT OF RACING FUN HELPS SPORTS GROUPS IN BALLARAT Hundreds of racegoers are expected to head to Morshead Park tomorrow night for the Ballarat Greyhound Racing Club’s premier race meeting. The Andrews Labor Government is contributing almost $9,000 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund towards this year’s greyhound Ballarat Cup. The event will help support […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Racing, Western Victoria Region

Geelong Gets Festive For 2017 Pacing Cup

Geelong Harness Racing Club is gearing up to celebrate its 2017 Pacing Cup this Saturday, 9 December, thanks to a joint funding package of $104,000 supported by the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government is contributing more than $25,000 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund to the night race and a further $13,000 for a […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Racing, Western Victoria Region

St Arnaud Offers Trove Of Harness Racing Fun

St Arnaud Harness Racing Club is preparing to celebrate its premier track event this Sunday with new upgraded facilities, thanks to more than $23,000 in funding supported by the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government is contributing more than $8,000 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund to upgrade the owners’ facilities and support the St […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Racing

Celebrating 70 Years Of Harness Racing In The Yarra Valley

Yarra Valley Racing will celebrate 70 years of harness racing at its ‘Trots Tradition’ race day next Tuesday, 7 November, thanks to a $78,000 boost supported by the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government is contributing more than $30,000 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund for the event and Yarra Valley Racing is providing more […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Racing

Major Funding Windfall For 2017 Horsham Cup

The iconic Horsham Cup is set to receive a major funding injection worth more than $105,000 under a joint investment package supported by the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government is providing more than $47,000 to boost attendance at the event next Friday, 3 November, through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund. The Horsham & District […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Racing

The Meadows Racecourse Beats The Heat With Shade Sails

Shade sails improving the welfare of greyhounds and participants will be installed at The Meadows in time for summer thanks to funding support from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Racing Martin Pakula and Member for Broadmeadows Frank McGuire today to announce the Labor Government will provide more than $43,000 from […]

Categories: Media Release, Premier