A RUNAWAY driver wedged her car between a tree and a fence next to the Gawler Racecourse on Monday afternoon, bringing an end to a police pursuit.
ANGASTON trainer Tony McEvoy celebrated a treble at the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club’s Anzac Day race meeting this past week.
KIRCHNER might have been the rank outsider, but it is hard to imagine a more popular winner of the Denis ‘Father’ O’Malley Bung Fritz Cup at Gawler racecourse on Wednesday.
A DECADES-OLD photo has surfaced showing thousands of troops parading the Gawler racecourse during the outbreak of World War I in 1914.
IT was doubles galore at the successful Family Fun Day at the Gawler racecourse last Wednesday, with jockeys Joe Bowditch and Jason Holder riding two winners each, and Dennis O’Leary training the bookends.
DARREN Magro’s Spiegel Grove led the charge for local trainers, while patrons enjoyed an even day’s racing, at the Christmas Party Day fixture at Gawler racecourse on Proclamation Day.
TRAINERS Phillip Stokes and Ryan Balfour, together with hoop Dom Tourneur, welcomed in the new racing season in style by landing doubles at the Gawler racecourse last Wednesday.
TRAINER Gary Searle wrapped up the local trainers’ premiership when his apprentice Ashley Doyle steered Warraside to victory in race six at the Gawler racecourse on Sunday.