SOUTH Australian jockey Krystal Bishop rode at Gawler for the last time on Sunday after deciding to give up riding and going into a training partnership with John Dunn, based at Oakbank.
RACEHORSE Chevite is proving to be the gift that keeps on giving for trainer Michael McClean.
CROWDS finally returned to the Gawler races on Saturday – and racegoers have been praised for following coronavirus-enforced conditions at the drought-breaking event.
THE continued absence of local football and netball, plus the pandemic-weary public’s eagerness for live sport, has led to strong interest in this Saturday’s metropolitan-class race meeting at Gawler, officials say.
YOUNG Gawler thoroughbred trainer Aimee Bush has described her first career winner – at Port Augusta on Sunday – as “just awesome”.
A $495,000 equine pool was unveiled at the Gawler and Barossa Jockey Club on Friday, becoming only the second training facility of its kind in the state.
THEY’RE off and racing at Gawler today – thanks to a massive state-wide effort by the thoroughbred racing industry, the local club’s CEO says.
WEDNESDAY May 13 was the ‘Thank You’ race day at the Gawler and Barossa Jockey Club, where all races were named after important sectors of both public and racing industries that have been crucial during the pandemic.