Month: January 2019

Wyong’s Family Race day a winner with the kids

                Wyong’s popular SEAFM 103.1 Family raceday keeps getting bigger and better each year. Held on the Sunday around the Australia Day Long weekend this year’s event attracted more than 1200 racegoers and hundreds of children who were kept entertained throughout the afternoon by a host of family friendly activities. […]

Tough Larry going places in a hurry

When the Chris Waller trained Tough Larry won his maiden on debut on the Kensington track last September there were tears all round. The horse was bought by the late Matt Callander and there were tears from all the family, including his father, the former top racing journalist Ken and brother Richard. There were also […]

Wyong supports National Jockeys Trust T20 fundraiser

Record donations of more than $120k have been raised towards this year’s National Jockeys Trust T20 cricket match, to help injured jockeys and their families. Wyong Race Club was pleased to be involved in this very worthwhile annual event, contributing $300 to the $2200 raised by Brenton Avdullah who was one of the 20 strong Jockeys’ […]

Wyong RC new Track & Training plans will boost local employment

      The Wyong Race Club filed a Development Application with the Central Coast Council just prior to Christmas for Stage One of a planned $6m expansion of its thoroughbred track and training operation. The first stage of the planned development is the construction of a $3.5m all-weather training track to accommodate more horses to be […]

Wyong RC and local trainers deliver hay to needy farmers

             Sharing some Christmas cheer. Wyong Race Club was pleased to support our local racing community who recently organised to deliver 40 large bales of hay to four farmers in need at Coolah, 300km from here near Dubbo. The local farmers had been devastated by bushfires earlier this year and have been battling […]