Thursday, 17 December 2020 / Published in News Stories
Goulburn will host its final race day for 2020 on Friday and the day will honour one of its most tireless contributors in Fred Cooper.   “Super Cooper” as one official dubbed him years ago, receives due recognition with the feature race on the program, The Fred Cooper Cup over a mile and presents on
Friday, 20 November 2020 / Published in News Stories
With half a dozen horses confirmed starters in the field for Saturday’s TAB Highway Handicap Goulburn trainers own a ‘Big 6″ chance of an early ‘gong’ on Gong Day at Kembla Grange.   An early cache is a distinct possibility for the tablelands six with Obelos (James Ponsonby), Dinner Lake & Zarafah (Emma & Lucy
Thursday, 05 November 2020 / Published in News Stories
Goulburn galloper Al Mah Haha has given local trainer Tash Burleigh one of her biggest thrills in racing with his stirring Goulburn Cup win yesterday.   A horse whose lack of luck in recent times has been well documented finally cracked it in the $200 000 race on his home track. Burleigh has seen ‘Big Al’
Friday, 30 October 2020 / Published in News Stories
Sunday’s Goulburn Cup program more than holds its amongst a host of spring racing events at this time of year. The eight-race card is a country showcase meeting and despite ongoing rain just about everywhere in NSW acceptances for the program are strong.   Whether it’s the $200 000 David Alt Electrical Goulburn Cup, The
Tuesday, 27 October 2020 / Published in News Stories
It’s Goulburn Cup day this Sunday and thoroughbred stud Spendthrift Australia will continue its association with one of the features on the card, The Guy Walter, a dedicated Fillies and Mares Class 3 Hcp over 1300m.    This year marks the seventh running of The Guy Walter and the fourth year that Spendthrift Australia and
Friday, 16 October 2020 / Published in News Stories
The elevation of the Danny William’s trained Prairie Fire into the starting line-up for tomorrow’s The Kosciuszko at Royal Randwick on Saturday gives Goulburn trained horses a four-pronged opportunity to conquer the country gallopers’ very own equine peak.   Prairie Fire ($51 TAB Fixed Odds) now joins the Kurt Goldman trained duo Intuition ($21) and
Thursday, 24 September 2020 / Published in News Stories
Despite the usual presence of metropolitan, provincial and country competition at Goulburn on Friday, tablelands trainers are giving themselves every chance of keeping some of the loot local.   From a total of eighty-one original acceptors Goulburn trainers are holding over 17% of the runners turning out on their home track.   No race speaks
Thursday, 10 September 2020 / Published in News Stories
Racing returns to the tablelands at Goulburn on Friday and those punters who believe in the creed that ‘winning form is good form” won’t have to look too hard to get interested in the eight-race program. Amongst the original acceptors for the five non-maiden races on the card there are a very respectable thirteen last
Thursday, 30 July 2020 / Published in News Stories
Goulburn hosts its final meeting for the racing season on Friday and premierships have just about been finalised with ‘’Guymer” and “Galahad’s Quest” putting the ‘GG’ in the club’s premier awards for 2019/20. Goulburn product Shaun Guymer has a mortgage on the jockey’s title in the tablelands whilst Galahad’s Quest has the horse of the
Thursday, 23 July 2020 / Published in News Stories
A nondescript Monday afternoon at Goulburn provided the scene for one of the most eye-catching trial wins punters are likely to have seen this winter. And if trainer Danny Williams bold assessment is right, the lightly-raced colt at the centre of that heat could be on a path to high honours as early as this spring – but he