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December 2016

  • Rumours Just That

    Posted by Marketing Department

    To paraphrase and continue the misquoting of Mark Twain, the reports of Jim Smith’s retirement have been greatly exaggerated. Rumour has spread around Morphettville and beyond that the veteran trainer was about to hang up the halter but he says he has a lot of unfinished business before he considers...

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  • SeaLink increases support for Kangaroo Island races

    Posted by Marketing Department

    Thoroughbred Racing SA has further strengthened its relationship with SeaLink, today announcing a new partnership as naming rights sponsor for the Kangaroo Island Racing Club (KIRC). The new three-year agreement builds on a 25-year relationship between the KIRC and SeaLink, which has previously provided significant funding and support to the...

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  • New Murray Bridge Racecourse Redevelopment Now Full Steam Ahead

    Posted by Marketing Department

    Thoroughbred Racing SA (TRSA) has welcomed today’s announcement by the State Government of a $5 million loan to complete the long-awaited Murray Bridge Racecourse redevelopment. The loan announced today by Minister for Racing Leon Bignell is the final piece of the $20 million required to complete the project, with the...

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  • TRSA Welcomes Select Committee’s Decision

    Posted by Marketing Department

    Thoroughbred Racing SA (TRSA) has welcomed today’s announcement by the Parliamentary Select Committee recommending that jumps racing should continue in South Australia. TRSA Chair Frances Nelson said the process had enabled the racing industry to present its position in detail and in context. “There can be a great deal of...

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