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2018 October
  • Thu, Oct 18, 2018
    Some high quality stayers look for a final chance at the big cup off winning the 2018 Geelong Cup at Geelong on Wednesday.
  • Thu, Oct 18, 2018
    Jason Attard opened his account for the season at Orange on Money when a winning double made up half of a four-win haul by Hawkesbury trainers.
  • Thu, Oct 18, 2018
    A two-year-old starting its racing journey and a progressive sprinter will spearhead trainer Paul Perry's two-state team at Randwick and Caulfield.
  • Wed, Oct 17, 2018
    The Shane Nichols-trained I Am A Star has claimed another feature race win for mares, dominating the Group Three Ladies' Day Vase at Caulfield from the front.
  • Wed, Oct 17, 2018
    The track conditions at Randwick will determine whether Don't Give A Damn backs up after struggling to handle heavy ground in the $1.3 million Kosciuszko.
  • Tue, Oct 16, 2018
    The 2018 Caulfield Cup is on Saturday and the final field of 18 with 2 emergencies has been determined with a strong contingent of international runners.
  • Tue, Oct 16, 2018
    Kurt Goldman is hoping a new plan for Eckstein will get the mare home in the Group One Empire Rose Stakes after she was beaten narrowly last year.
  • Tue, Oct 16, 2018
    The racing alliance protesting the distribution of tax funds says it will review a decision on strike action if they don't hear from the Queensland government.
  • Tue, Oct 16, 2018
    Popular racing figure Tommy Sewell, a former leading Hawkesbury trainer and successful owner, has died at the age of 85.
  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018
    A highly competitive 2018 Caulfield Cup is in store on Saturday at Caulfield given the form of the runners at the top of the market.
  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018
    The Charlie Appleby-trained Emotionless has been ruled out of the Spring Racing Carnival after tests revealed he has sustained a pelvic stress fracture.
  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018
    The Charlie Appleby-trained Emotionless is out of the Caulfield Cup and the remainder of the Melbourne spring carnival with a stress fracture of the pelvis.
  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018
    Hawkesbury trainer Jamie Thomsen has won five races with stable flag-bearer Shadow Flight this year and is confident there are more to come, but not for the time being.
  • Mon, Oct 15, 2018
    Veteran Destiny's Kiss is likely to get a rain-affected surface to suit when he attempts to defend the City Tattersalls Club Cup at Randwick.
  • Sun, Oct 14, 2018
    The Brisbane Racing Club will declare a $1.3 million operating profit despite losing $4 million on its racing operation last financial year.
  • Sun, Oct 14, 2018
    The Everest runner-up Trapeze Artist has been inoculated ahead of a possible overseas campaign, firstly in Hong Kong if quarantine protocols are relaxed.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    I Like It Easy has given owner Bert Vieira a Listed win at Randwick but he has been just as satisfied with Trapeze Artist's second in the $14 million Everest.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    The Charlie Appleby-trained Hamada has had to be euthanised after breaking a leg in a routine track gallop at Werribee while preparing for the Melbourne Cup.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    The Darren Weir-trained Iconoclasm has claimed his first stakes win in the Listed Weekend Hussler Stakes and could now be set for a Group One handicap.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    Land Of Plenty has emulated stablemate Amphitrite as a Group One winner on Caulfield Guineas day, taking out the Toorak Handicap from the widest barrier.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    Former One Direction star Liam Payne impressed The Everest crowd with a set of his own and former band's hits after the final race of the $13 million event.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    The TAB Everest has attracted strong interest from international broadcasters – including Fox Sports in the US – who are beaming the world’s richest race on turf to a large global audience.
  • Sat, Oct 13, 2018
    Sydney colt The Autumn Sun has stamped himself as one of Australia's most valuable thoroughbreds with a brilliant victory in the $2 million Caulfield Guineas.
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018
    They run the Jungle Juice Cup later this year and it is on a Heavy 8 track.
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018
    The Charlie Appleby-trained Emotionless is on light walking duties at Werribee until after the results of a bone scan which will be conducted early next week.
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018
    Tye Angland has failed to get a meeting shaved off a careless riding ban on appeal, meaning he will miss the ride on Ace High in the Caulfield Cup.
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018
    Queensland's racing industry has put plans to strike on Cox Plate and Melbourne Cup days this year on hold for now as it seeks a slice of a new betting tax.
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018
    Trainer Mike Moroney is hoping Toorak Handicap outsider Radipole can defy his price and make his presence felt from a good barrier in the Group One race.
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018
    Please see below a link for some vision of jockey Ryan Moore who walked the Royal Randwick track this afternoon after arriving in Australia.
  • Thu, Oct 11, 2018
    Sydney’s premier jockey Brenton Avdulla continued his dominance of the NSW provincial circuit with a brilliant performance to land four winners at Wyong on Thursday.
  • Thu, Oct 11, 2018
    Part-owner Nick Williams believes Latrobe has the potential to be a better horse than Rekindling who gave Irish trainer Joseph O'Brien his first Melbourne Cup.
  • Thu, Oct 11, 2018
    Bookmaker Neds have launched their Punters Toolbox for the spring carnival which boasts a number of features that give users an edge with their bets.
  • Wed, Oct 10, 2018
    Arrowfield has announced it has bought a 50 per cent share in rising star The Autumn Sun, a short-priced favourite to win the Caulfield Guineas.
  • Wed, Oct 10, 2018
    Dwayne Dunn will ride Seabrook in a race for the first time when the Mick Price-trained filly chases a second Group One win in the Thousand Guineas.
  • Wed, Oct 10, 2018
    Multiple Group One winner Hartnell is among a field of 18 plus one emergency for the Toorak Handicap which also features the Charlie Appleby-trained Jungle Cat.
  • Wed, Oct 10, 2018
    Trainer Bruce Hill has elected to run Taillevent in open company rather than restricted class as he tries to break a run of bad luck at Doomben.
  • Wed, Oct 10, 2018
    Kiwi stayer Sir Charles Road remains in contention for a Melbourne Cup start despite a setback costing him his chance to contest next week’s Caulfield Cup.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    A grand filly took out this race last season. The Race History of the 2018 Fillies’ Mile at Newmarket on Friday shows some elite youngsters took this out.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    The Race History of the 2018 Herbert Power Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday says it’s been a while since the Caulfield Cup winner won this race.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    After Dollar For Dollar was denied a Group One win in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes, trainer Tony McEvoy is hoping for better luck in the Toorak Handicap.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    X-rays have cleared Grunt of any underlying problems but trainer Mick Price has ruled him out of the Cox Plate with a view to a Group One race at Flemington.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    Queensland's racing minister has met with industry officials to fend off strikes they have threatened unless they get a share of the state's new gambling tax.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    The alliance of trainers, jockeys, owners and breeders threatening a Queensland racing strike say they have had a fair hearing from the state government.
  • Tue, Oct 09, 2018
    Viddora has continued preparations for The Everest with a course proper gallop at Caulfield, impressing trainer Lloyd Kennewell.
  • Mon, Oct 08, 2018
    It shapes as a Sydney v Melbourne traditional rivalry off the Nominations for the 2018 Caulfield Guineas at Caulfield on Saturday.
  • Mon, Oct 08, 2018
    Group-One winning jockey Damian Browne has been suspended for 15 days as he rides on a stay of proceedings pending his appeal of another ban.
  • Mon, Oct 08, 2018
    Queensland's racing minister will meet industry officials to ward off strike action they've threatened unless they get a share of the state's new gambling tax.
  • Sun, Oct 07, 2018
    South Australian jockeys already punch above their weight on the national stage and now they are about to ramp up their competitiveness thanks to a new partnership with the University of South Australia.
  • Sat, Oct 06, 2018
    Organisers of a threatened strike in the Queensland racing industry have called on Racing MInister Sterling Hinchliffe to return from holidays to meet them.
  • Sat, Oct 06, 2018
    James Cummings has secured a start for Avilius in the Melbourne Cup with the import taking out the race named in his grandfather's honour at Flemington.
  • Sat, Oct 06, 2018
    Blackbook followers cleaned up with a big priced double at Randwick last Saturday thanks to Oohood and Patrick Erin among five winners over the weekend. Blackbook horses also filled the trifecta in the ATC Metropolitan, paying more than $2700.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    Talented mare Bring Me Roses will be chasing her first win since the corresponding meeting a year ago when she resumes in the Blazer Stakes at Flemington.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    With two Flemington wins already under his belt this spring, import Jaameh will be chasing a Melbourne Cup spot when he runs in The Bart Cummings.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    Bookmaker Neds have launched their Punters Toolbox for the spring carnival which boasts a number of features that give users an edge with their bets.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    The key participants in the Queensland racing industry are planning two days of strike action in protest at a lack of government support.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    Defending champion Enable carries a giant weight of expectation when she seeks to achieve the rare feat of winning a second consecutive Prix de L'Arc de Triomphe in Paris on Sunday.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    Trainer David Payne believes Tarka's small size will be an advantage on a heavy Randwick track in the Spring Champion Stakes.
  • Fri, Oct 05, 2018
    After being crowned Australia's Racehorse of the Year for a third time, Winx will be out to extend her winning sequence to 28 races in the Turnbull Stakes.
  • Thu, Oct 04, 2018
    Racing in NSW is at Gosford and while it is a Good 4 at the moment, that may change.
  • Thu, Oct 04, 2018
    Classy Hawkesbury mare Spright is back home after a career-best interstate performance at Moonee Valley and will have her next start at Randwick on Saturday week.
  • Thu, Oct 04, 2018
    Vega Magic will be out to go one better this time around, as he headlines a strong field for the second running of The Everest.
  • Thu, Oct 04, 2018
    Trainer Chris Waller says Winx is in perfect condition for the Turnbull Stakes which is her final lead-up to a planned fourth Cox Plate tilt.
  • Wed, Oct 03, 2018
    Trainer James Cummings says exciting import Avilius is primed for the Bart Cummings at Flemington as the stayer bids to secure a Melbourne Cup start.
  • Wed, Oct 03, 2018
    Trainers Ciaron Maher and David Eustace will find out just where Not A Single Cent is in his preparation after he runs in the UCI Stakes at Flemington.
  • Wed, Oct 03, 2018
    A group of internationally trained horses has been given approval to end quarantine on Caulfield Guineas day as planned despite a travel delay into Melbourne.
  • Wed, Oct 03, 2018
    Racing Queensland will ask the state government for additional funds to help with prize money after a decision to direct Point of Consumption tax elsewhere.
  • Wed, Oct 03, 2018
    Champion Winx is a short-priced favourite to claim her 21st Group One win and stretch her winning sequence to 28 in the Turnbull Stakes at Flemington.
  • Wed, Oct 03, 2018
    Champion Winx headlines a field of 10 for the Group One Turnbull Stakes at Flemington as she bids to extend her winning sequence to 28 races.
  • Tue, Oct 02, 2018
    The Race History of the 2018 Blazer Stakes at Flemington on Saturday shows it can be a guide to G1s held on Derby day.
  • Tue, Oct 02, 2018
    International act Liam Payne has been announced as this year's Everest entertainment with racegoers treated to a free performance.
  • Tue, Oct 02, 2018
    Trent Busuttin will study the final field for the Bart Cummings to decide whether Rising Red takes his place or is held over a week for the Herbert Power.
  • Mon, Oct 01, 2018
    A really competitive mares race is in store off the nominations for the 2018 Angst Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
  • Mon, Oct 01, 2018
    Avilius is the early favourite to win the Group Three Bart Cummings at Flemington, a race that carries a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption for the winner.
  • Mon, Oct 01, 2018
    Trainer Mick Price is planning to run Grunt in the Turnbull Stakes on a six-day back-up at Flemington against Winx instead of waiting for the Caulfield Stakes.
  • Mon, Oct 01, 2018
    Winx headlines 14 nominations for the Group One Turnbull Stakes at Flemington, a race the champion won 12 months ago on the way to her third Cox Plate win.
2018 September
  • Sun, Sep 30, 2018
    Everest slot holders Max Whitby and Neil Werrett have taken the three-year-old colt Graff as their runer in the $13 million feature at Randwick on Saturday week.
  • Sun, Sep 30, 2018
    Leading trainer Robert Heathcote has called on the Queensland racing industry to protest the distribution of funds from a new Point of Consumption tax.
  • Sat, Sep 29, 2018
    A mother and her son supporting opposing AFL grand finalists have left Randwick on Epsom day with more mixed emotions than most of the 14,087-strong crowd.
  • Sat, Sep 29, 2018
    Racing Queensland (RQ) has acknowledged the state government’s announcement on how a portion of racing receipts from the 15% Point of Consumption (PoC) tax on wagering will be directed back to the Queensland racing industry.
  • Sat, Sep 29, 2018
    Trial Watch pinpointed a host of winners at big prices last week including Spending To Win, Shumookh, Farranfore and Momentum Amethyst. There are a host of Trial Watch horses – and more winners - engaged at five meetings over the long weekend….
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    Trainer Mick Price has a nagging concern the outside barrier could prove detrimental to the chances of Grunt in the Group One Underwood Stakes at Caulfield.
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    The Lindsay Park stable will be represented by two fillies in the Flight Stakes including Futooh who David Hayes believes can run a mighty race.
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    Pierata’s trainer Greg Hickman has the utmost confidence in his decision to focus on Saturday’s $1 million Epsom Handicap with his crack four-year-old after putting Everest aspirations on the shelf.
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    Racing is at Moruya where they race on a Good 4 track.
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    Trainer Kris Lees is facing a pivotal weekend that will resolve where he is heading with exciting prospects Miss Fabulass, Gem Song, Smart Melody and El Dorado Dreaming.
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    European stayer Torcedor has not entered quarantine in the UK after spiking a temperature, ruling him out of the Melbourne Cup.
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018
    Viddora has returned to Moonee Valley to claim victory in the Moir Stakes after being beaten narrowly in the Group One race a year ago..
  • Thu, Sep 27, 2018
    The stewards inquiry into charges against trainer Ben Currie could be delayed up to six months after a Supreme Court hearing was deferred.
  • Thu, Sep 27, 2018
    With Group One racing at Moonee Valley and Caulfield, Damien Oliver has spent time wading in salt water in a bid to be fit after a Flemington barrier mishap.
  • Thu, Sep 27, 2018
    Trainer Toby Edmonds has decided Capitulate will again carry blinkers in an attempt to atone for a recent defeat at Doomben.
  • Thu, Sep 27, 2018
    Hawkesbury trainer Brad Widdup and champion country jockey Greg Ryan joined forces for the first time at Bathurst on September 24 and enjoyed immediate success.
  • Thu, Sep 27, 2018
    A tougher than anticipated line-up for the R M Ansett Classic has not diminished trainer David Brideoake's hopes with the versatile Self Sense.
  • Wed, Sep 26, 2018
    Last-start Group One winner Grunt will be aiming for a third win at elite level when he lines-up in the Underwood Stakes on his home track at Caulfield on Sunday.
  • Tue, Sep 25, 2018
    Talented three-year-old Gem Song will back up at Randwick on Saturday as he takes a critical step towards a start in next month’s $2 million Caulfield Guineas.
  • Mon, Sep 24, 2018
    It could be a fantastic betting race going by the nominations for the 2018 Hill Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
  • Mon, Sep 24, 2018
    Co-trainer Gai Waterhouse expects a trip to Mornington to do imported stayer Hush Writer the world of good as he progresses on a path to the Melbourne Cup.
  • Mon, Sep 24, 2018
    A man has been remanded after appearing in a far north Queensland court charged over an incident which resulted in six horses being scratched from Atherton.
  • Mon, Sep 24, 2018
    Co-trainer Lance O'Sullivan will have a better idea of Sir Charles Road's chances to make the Caulfield Cup after the first acceptances are taken.
  • Mon, Sep 24, 2018
    Irish horse U S Navy Flag has settled in at Canterbury Racecourse which has been turned into a quarantine centre ahead of the $13 million Everest.
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018
    Trainer Toby Edmonds believes there is a simple reason From Within has regained her best form with her third win in a row at the Sunshine Coast.
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018
    Gai Waterhouse has declared Thinkin' Big a potential Melbourne Cup contender after the three-year-old claimed the Group Three Gloaming Stakes.
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018
    UK sprinter Jungle Cat has won the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield, delivering on a long-range plan to target the Group One race in Melbourne.
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018
    The Darren Weir-trained Night's Watch has secured a start in the Caulfield Cup with a late surge to collect the MRC Foundation Cup at Caulfield.
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018
    Brett Prebble has been suspended for 20 meetings for improper riding at Caulfield while UK-based James Doyle has copped a seven-meeting careless riding ban.
  • Sat, Sep 22, 2018
    Tulip has raced to victory in a handicap for mares at Caulfield after failing to gain a start as fourth emergency in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes.
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    Trainer Archie Alexander has been given the all-clear to resume racing his horses after having his stable placed in quarantine because of a strangles outbreak
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    Trainer Charlie Appleby has horses set for various features during the Melbourne spring carnival including a couple of genuine Melbourne Cup contenders.
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    Chautauqua is a step closer to making it back to the racetrack after getting the seal of approval from Racing Victoria stewards after his Flemington jump-out.
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    Jungle Cat will be chasing a Group One win in Melbourne to go with his elite win in Dubai earlier this year when he runs in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes.
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    Neil Costello has been warned off for refusing to co-operate with a Racing NSW stewards' investigation regarding suspended Newcastle trainer Benjamin Smith.
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    Santos will try to give co-trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott a first Golden Rose when the colt lines up in the $1 million Group One race at Rosehill.
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018
    After being the underbidder on Captain Punch at the yearling sales, Phillip Stokes finally gets his chance to saddle the gelding in a race at Caulfield.
  • Thu, Sep 20, 2018
    Trainer David Hayes was happy with what he saw from Vega Magic in a jumpout in blinkers as the sprinter continues preparations for The Everest.
  • Thu, Sep 20, 2018
    Co-trainer David Hayes believes luck in running will play a big part in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes in which his stable is set to have at least three runners.
  • Thu, Sep 20, 2018
    New Zealand stayer Sir Charles Road is ready to stake his claim for a Caulfield Cup berth when he makes his Melbourne debut on Saturday.
  • Wed, Sep 19, 2018
    Having had his stables quarantined following a strangles outbreak, trainer Archie Alexander nears a racing return after accepting with two horses at Caulfield.
  • Wed, Sep 19, 2018
    In Her Time has rounded out preparations for her return in the Premiere Stakes with a barrier trial against stablemate El Dorado Dreaming in Newcastle.
  • Wed, Sep 19, 2018
    Victorian-trained three-year-old Tavirun is scheduled to head north to Sydney for the Gloaming Stakes on a path towards Group One spring targets.
  • Tue, Sep 18, 2018
    Corey Brown will make a second special trip to Newcastle on Wednesday morning to partner his Everest mount In Her Time in a barrier trial.
  • Tue, Sep 18, 2018
    Trainer Kris Lees is focused on securing a start in The Everest for his Group One star le Romain, conceding that he is likely to miss the $1 million Epsom Handicap at Randwick on September 29.
  • Tue, Sep 18, 2018
    A pleasing gallop at Rosehill on Tuesday morning has sealed a start in Saturday’s $1 million Golden Rose for the Chris Waller-trained three-year-old Zousain.
  • Mon, Sep 17, 2018
    Carlton Draught will release a limited edition beer can in honour of Australia's greatest living racehorse Winx.
  • Mon, Sep 17, 2018
    Caulfield trainer Mick Price thought Tavisan was good enough in Saturday's Danehill Stakes at Flemington to aim for a Group One victory.
  • Mon, Sep 17, 2018
    Viddora has continued preparations for a first-up tilt in the Group One Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley with a pleasing barrier trial win at Cranbourne.
  • Mon, Sep 17, 2018
    Trainer Mick Price has confirmed Grunt will stick to a weight-for-age program this spring which will include a crack at the Cox Plate.
  • Sat, Sep 15, 2018
    A meeting with trainer James Cummings and Godolphin hierarchy will determine the next phase of Encryption's spring campaign after winning the Danehill Stakes.
  • Sat, Sep 15, 2018
    Trainer David Hayes is keen for Jaameh to secure a Melbourne Cup berth after the stayer bounced back from a last-start failure to win at Flemington.
  • Sat, Sep 15, 2018
    I Am A Star has had to call on all her courage as she fought out a head-bobbing finish to claim the Group Two Let's Elope Stakes at Flemington.