News About: Thoroughbred Park Racecourse

Sweeney In Box Seat For Canberra Jockey’s Premiership

Sweeney In Box Seat For Canberra Jockey’s Premiership

28 Nov, 2011

Veteran jockey Kevin Sweeney has propelled himself into contention for the Canberra Jockey’s Premiership after a spectacular day of riding yesterday.

The 57-year-old won four of his six races at Thoroughbred Park , placing himself in the lead for the Premiership title.

“I didn’t really expect I would be as competitive as I was,” Sweeney …

Canberra Introduces CanBOBS Bonus Scheme

Canberra Introduces CanBOBS Bonus Scheme

24 Aug, 2011

Canberra will get its very own bonus scheme as of September 1st this year.

The scheme, which will be known as CanBOBS, will deliver a $5,000 bonus to eligible horses who win at the territory’s major racecourse; Thoroughbred Park.

$4,625 of the bonus will be paid to the winning horse’s connections, while the winning …