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Clouds Gathering For TVN & Sky Showdown

Clouds Gathering For TVN & Sky Showdown

27 Jul, 2011

A battle of epic proportions is looming on the airwaves with Sky Racing and TVN locked in a stalemate over the future of television broadcasts in this country.

With the club merger in Sydney forming the Australian Turf Club, the ATC becomes a 50 percent owner of TVN along with the three Melbourne metro clubs.…

$15 Million Application For Warwick Farm Training Centre Goes Ahead

$15 Million Application For Warwick Farm Training Centre Goes Ahead

14 Jul, 2011

An application will be made by TAFE to receive $15 million in federal government funding in order to build a training academy for apprentice jockeys, stablehands and trackwork riders at Warwick Farm Racecourse.

Racing NSW chief executive Peter V’landys has pledged his support for the application.

“This is something we need because our industry is …

Racing To Continue During Randwick Redevelopment

Racing To Continue During Randwick Redevelopment

20 May, 2011

Randwick Racecourse will continue to host race meetings during it's redevelopment

Randwick Racecourse is set to be revolutionised over the next couple of years with plans finally set for a massive redevelopment of the facility.

In a project being touted as the biggest Sydney has seen since the 2000 Olympics the entire precinct will be …