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    Honouring the brave and the fallen
    WITHOUT horses there would be no harness racing. And to a large degree, no equines could also have meant the Australian way of life as we know it wouldn’t exist! Horses played a major role in Australia’s efforts during the World War, with the Light Horse Brigade now recognised... Read more
    Governing body announces record profit
    FRESH from conducting a phenomenal Cup meeting during the weekend, Harness Racing SA has released its 2022/23 financials, which is crammed with stellar results. Highlighted by a “record profit of $721,288”, HRSA has increased its TAB market share from 6.9 to 8.2 per cent. Representing a 19.5 per cent... Read more
    Locals revel in major Cup success
    WITH the floodgate re-opened, Victorians once again dominated South Australia’s major Cup card. Last season Harness Racing SA made the controversial decision to restrict its Pacing and Trotting Cups, along with the Derby, to local stock, keeping raiders away. Reverting the events to open status in 2023, albeit with... Read more
    These owners know all about that ‘champion’ status
    Bella finds her ‘Voice’ at Club Menangle
    Jack ready for his time in the spotlight
    Just like mother!

    Just like mother!

    October 30, 2023

    CLASSY youngster High Step emulated one of the feats set by her dam during her initial Australian campaign almost a decade ago. Among the best of her crop, High Gait had three Aussie starts as a two-year-old, which saw her capture the 2015 Redwood Classic and Breeders’ Crown Final... Read more
    Tears flow as ‘Lux’ strikes the right note
    Historic victory in Blue Riband
    TODAY’S Victoria Trotters’ Derby result had people reaching for the history books. Causing an upset in the Maryborough-based Blue Riband, Not As Promised scored at $41 for Queensland horseman Graham Dwyer. The question was…had a squaregaiter from the Sunshine State won the Derby since its inception in 1914 when... Read more
    Hewitt plays a real Captain’s Knock
    IT was billed as the race of the day at today’s stellar Breeders Challenge meeting. Yet the $150,000 three-year-old colts and geldings finished as a one-horse race as Brad Hewitt’s star youngster Captains Knock cleared out for the easiest of wins in one of the day’s features. His chief... Read more