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Lines Drawn In South Australian Fee Dispute

Lines Drawn In South Australian Fee Dispute

21 Jul, 2011

Earlier in the year it was Racing New South Wales that was making headlines, lately it’s turned to disputes north of the border in Queensland, now the latest state to have tensions in the industry looks like being South Australia.

Thoroughbred Racing SA is fighting off claims that the industry is broke and that they …

Greens Ramp Up South Australian Jumps Battle

Greens Ramp Up South Australian Jumps Battle

7 Jul, 2011

The Greens seek to ban jumps racing in South Australia

Jumps racing faces one of its biggest threats yet over the next fortnight with the Greens making a move to ban the sport in South Australia.

The outspoken political party, buoyed by their new found national power, have launched an anti-jumps campaign and will introduce …

Political Duties Put An End To Racing Minister’s May Carnival Plans

Political Duties Put An End To Racing Minister’s May Carnival Plans

29 Apr, 2011

Racing Minister Denis Napthine’s political duties will force him to miss the May Racing Carnival at Warrnambool for the first time in living memory.

The new Racing Minister will be in the office for the whole three-day-carnival due to the release of the state government’s annual budget coinciding with the event.

Mr Napthine is on …