Several local trainers walked away with placings after the latest Seymour Race Club meet on January 23.JENNA BISHOP January 30, 2014 4:53am
It was a day of success for one Seymour trainer at last Thursday’s meet at the Seymour Racecourse.
The David Bourne-trained Bessano, ridden by Michael Walker, took home the race six win in the $30
In its first start, the Lee and Shannon Hope-trained Abbreviate (New Zealand) missed taking home the win in race four, placing second in the $17
The duo’s Roshaca also placed second in the final race of the day, race eight: the Parker Bros Earthmoving 0-64 Handicap (1309
Seymour Racing Club chief executive Penny Reeve said last Thursday’s event put on a great show of racing for the crowd.
Reeve said the race four winner, Timah, was the first race back for jockey Steve King after some time away from the sport.
‘‘Everyone was pleased with the win and the horse was most impressive,’’ she said.
She said there was some controversy in the first race with the disqualification of Zuhayr, ridden by jockey Daniel Moor after issues with the weighing.
The next meet at Seymour Racecourse will take place on Thursday, February 13.
A car and truck have collided at Barmah-Shepparton Rd in Bunbartha near Medland Rd. Both lanes are closed and people are asked to avoid the area.
The first preliminary final on Saturday saw the Tungamah seniors start their campaign against Waaia at the Rennie Recreation Reserve.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
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KYABRAM’S Margaret and Leonard Flint have come a long way since meeting in the early 1950s.
Avenel win over Nagambie to take top spot
Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
YOU probably wouldn’t expect to find an intensive care nurse running an award winning hotel and brewery, but that’s exactly what you will find when you visit Tooborac.
The preparations for the 10th Cobram Swap Meet have been given a boost with a brand new line marker. The Rotary Club of Cobram, which organise the swap meet, applied for a volunteer grant from the Federal Government, from which it received $4600.
At 77 years of age, popular local golfer Paul ‘Tango’ has claimed his second hole-in-one.
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