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AQIS Approve UK Quarantine Arrangements

AQIS Approve UK Quarantine Arrangements

29 Jul, 2011

The Australian Quarantine Inspection Service (AQIS) and Racing Victoria have finally reached a conclusion that will allow European horses to compete in the Melbourne spring racing carnival this year.

AQIS has given approval for the Newmarket quarantine facility to be used to house horses awaiting transport.

Racing Victoria chief executive, Rob Hines, was thrilled with …

Racing Victoria Close To So You Think Quarantine Solution

Racing Victoria Close To So You Think Quarantine Solution

5 Jul, 2011

Racing Victoria is close to securing a quarantine deal so that So You Think can contest a third Cox Plate

Racing Victoria believes it is close to securing a deal with the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) to allow So You Think to contest a third Cox Plate during the Spring Carnival.

AQIS has …

Melbourne Cup May Feature No Foreign Starters

Melbourne Cup May Feature No Foreign Starters

4 Jul, 2011

Racing Victoria is currently attempting to reach a solution with the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) after they declared two prime British quarantine centres unsuitable last week.

The declaration, which condemns both Ballydoyle quarantine establishment in Ireland and the Side Hill operation in Newmarket, England, may lead to European horses being unable to travel …