THE Gawler and Barossa Jockey Club celebrated the 10th anniversary of the track’s rebuild with an exciting meeting last Wednesday.
JOCKEY Paul Gatt steered home three winners at the Gawler racecourse on Monday to score an impressive treble in front of a solid local crowd.
THE race that stops the nation, the Melbourne Cup, also captured the attention of Adelaide’s northern suburbs last Wednesday as the 2019 trophy toured St Patrick’s Technical College.
THE racing industry was rocked over the weekend, with the passing of jockey Melanie Tyndall after she fell from her horse at a Darwin racetrack on Saturday.
THE Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club will host a qualification race for the recently revived $300,000 Jericho Cup at its Gawler Cup meeting in late October.
THE State Government has announced a $24 million stimulus package for the South Australian racing industry, in what will be a boost to Gawler’s three racing codes.
TRAINER Gary Pidgeon landed a very early double when his two littermates won at Gawler greyhounds on Friday.