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Prizemoney increase

Racing in Queensland to benefit from additional $12 million

Media Release – Racing Queensland Racing Queensland has announced an additional $12 million in prize money will be injected annually into the industry in a move that will provide a major boost to all stakeholders. The $12m increase will deliver … Read more »

Worthy Cause

Positive Start for Worthy Cause

By Breednet’s Tara Madgwick The team at Clear Mountain Fairview in Queensland are delighted to report promising Choisir stallion Worthy Cause is getting his mares in foal with his early coverings testing positive at 45 days including the dam of a … Read more »

Worthy Cause Racing

Son of Choisir Delights at Clear Mountain Fairview

By Breednet’s Tara Madgwick One of a handful of Australian bred stallions to achieve global success in both hemispheres, Choisir has sired 84 stakes-winners and left the winners of over $100million worldwide with his sons now standing at some of the … Read more »

Wanted

WANTED TO STAND AT CLEAR MOUNTAIN FAIRVIEW

Group One winning sprinter and son of champion sire Fastnet Rock, Wanted, will commence stud duties at Clear Mountain Fairview in 2017 after being sold and relocated from Victoria. A Group One winner and three-time Group One placed as a … Read more »

Worthy Cause

WORTHY CAUSE TO STAND AT STUD

Worthy Cause, a powerful son of champion sire Choisir will commence stud duties at Clear Mountain Fairview in 2017 after an accomplished career on the track as an impressive Group winner. From the stable of Queensland’s top juvenile trainer John … Read more »

Tycoon Ruler's Upstart Pride collects honours in Brisbane's Winter Racing Carnival (Dan Costello image).

RQ and Sky Racing launch live on-line coverage of Brisbane Racing Carnival

Racing Queensland Media Release Racing Queensland (RQ) and Sky Racing have announced a trial of live digital coverage of every Group 1 race day of the Brisbane Racing Carnival in a major showcase of racing in Queensland. The deal means … Read more »

Upstart Pride will jump from the extreme outside in this year's Toowoomba Weetwood (Trackside Photography photo).

Hometown hope Upstart Pride draws short straw in Weetwood

News story by Courier Mail Sports Journalist Nathan Exelby – As seen on www.couriermail.com.au TOOWOOMBA will kick off this year’s Winter Racing Carnival with its third stand-alone Weetwood meeting on Saturday, as Racing Queensland launched a new “We’re Racing Everywhere” … Read more »

Jumbo Prince

Outback Prince sends a message ahead of Weetwood

Clear Mountain Fairview resident sire Outback Prince, has kicked off the Darling Down’s most prestigious week of racing, the Audi Centre Toowoomba Weetwood, with another classy winner ahead of Jumbo Prince’s start in the time honoured race this Saturday at … Read more »

QTIS

Rich QTIS event set for the Gold Coast

Media Release by Racing Queensland Racing Queensland has announced an exciting addition to the current Queensland racing calendar with the launch of the $250,000 QTIS 2YO Jewel on the Gold Coast in March 2018. The rich event will be exclusive to … Read more »

Upgrades to Black Type Races

New Racing Queensland Policy trial for Industry

Media Release by Racing Queensland Racing Queensland has agreed to trial a new policy on minimum race numbers and fields for Thoroughbreds after consultation with trainers and other stakeholders. Effective immediately the minimum number of acceptances required for a race … Read more »