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Queensland Government Approves Eagle Farm Overhaul

Queensland Government Approves Eagle Farm Overhaul

7 Jun, 2014

Queensland Racing has received a needed boost on the eve of the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap after the Queensland government signed off on a $22 million overhaul for Eagle Farm.

Srikandi is the favourite to win the final edition of the Stradbroke Handicap before the famous Eagle Farm turf is overhauled. Photo by: Daniel Costello

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Queensland racing set for a major overhaul

Queensland racing set for a major overhaul

21 Mar, 2012

With the inevitable change of Government after Saturday’s Queensland election, the current set up of Queensland Racing is set for a major overhaul.

Deputy Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls said that the LNP will look to dismantling the current Racing Queensland model which oversees all the codes and would replace it with boards for each of …

New Look Racing In Queensland If LNP Win March Election

New Look Racing In Queensland If LNP Win March Election

1 Feb, 2012

Racing in Queensland will take on a new look if the March 24 State election goes to plan for the Liberal National Party.

Opposition deputy leader Tim Nicholls said if the LNP gained Government in the upcoming election they would dismantle the combined structure of all three racing codes coming under the one banner of …