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Stradbroke Handicap to Run at Doomben Racecourse

Stradbroke Handicap to Run at Doomben Racecourse

26 Dec, 2014

It has been revealed that the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) will run at Doomben Racecourse on June 6 next year instead of its regular home at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

The Stradbroke Handicap, won by River Lad earlier this year, will be run at Doomben Racecourse next year. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Racing Queensland chief …

Queensland Racing Receives $2 Million Boost

Queensland Racing Receives $2 Million Boost

3 May, 2013

A $2 million injection into Queensland racing has been announced to improve training facilities across the state.

The state government will outlay $1.2 million to 37 race clubs immediately and a further $800,000 will be allocated on a discretionary basis depending on the number of runners competing from particular clubs.

The funds are part of …

Brisbane To Bring Out The Best In Gai’s Choice

Brisbane To Bring Out The Best In Gai’s Choice

30 Nov, 2012

Trainer David Pfeiffer is confident that Gai’s Choice is in with a fighting chance in tomorrow’s Listed Travel Associates Classic at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Gai’s Choice will be looking to recapture her form in the race after an out of character beginning to her current campaign.

Gai's Choice is out to reclaim her winning form …

Black Caviar Expected To Draw Peak Crowds To Doomben Racecourse

Black Caviar Expected To Draw Peak Crowds To Doomben Racecourse

12 May, 2011

Big crowds expected for Black Caviar's Queensland debut at Doomben

The Brisbane Racing Club has done its best to ensure that Doomben Racecourse will be entirely prepared for Black Caviar’s Queensland debut in the BTC Cup this Saturday.

With peak crowds expected to flow into the 20,000 person capacity racecourse, the Club has spared no …

Scone & Doomben Track’s Both On The Improve

Scone & Doomben Track’s Both On The Improve

12 May, 2011

Country racing will once again be thrown into the spotlight tomorrow when the Scone two day racing carnival kicks off with a bag of quality nominations.

Nearly every race boasts a capacity field with more than a few Group winners dotted throughout the entries.

Helen Sinclair CEO at Scone says that despite the chilly temperatures …