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Harper’s Choice heading to Wyong for Gold Cup

Harper’s Choice will line up in the $160,000 Carlton Draught Wyong Gold Cup at the end of the month following his strong win at Rosehill on Saturday. Gerald Ryan confirmed the Street Cry gelding had pulled up well following his victory in the 1800m Premier’s Cup Prelude. “At this stage, all being well, Wyong will […]

Nothing Bizarre about this impressive win

A home track victory with his first runner of the new season has Tracey Bartley hopeful he can better last season’s tally of 22 winners. So Bizarre started $1.30 favourite in the NORTHROP CONSULTING ENGINEERS 4YO&UP MAIDEN over 1100m and while tested in the straight, scored a good debut win at his fifth start. Bartley […]

Wyong announces $6m Track & Training Master Plan

    Wyong Race Club has unveiled its $6 million Track and Training Master Plan which includes an all-weather training track to be built that will support an increase in the training capacity by 30% over the next couple of years. The Club is planning to increase capacity from current 220 to around 300 horses able […]

Waugh stable winning run to continue at Wyong

Kim Waugh is hoping to continue her success of the 2017-2018 season with two good chances at her home track meeting on Friday. Waugh, who took out the title of leading Wyong trainer with 46 wins, saddles up Joy For Us and Nuclear Burst at Friday’s Westpac Rescue Helicopter Charity Race Day. It was a […]

Oxford Tycoon delivers on the potential he has shown

Oxford Tycoon lived up to the expectations of trainer Kim Waugh with an impressive five length win in the MATCHMASTER – I.P.D – HANECO 2YO C&G MAIDEN PLATE over 1100 metres. The Written Tycoon colt was third in a Listed race on debut last preparation, before finishing a close fifth, in the Group 2 Skyline. […]

Beach training working for Andrew MacDonald

Andrew MacDonald is chasing back to back wins at Wyong on Tuesday with Happy Mo and Our Lady Violet. McDonald, based at Medowie on the outskirts of Newcastle, considers advice received from Australia’s leading trainer Darren Weir has helped with his recent success. Weir set up a temporary base at Williamtown during the Autumn carnival […]

Racing NSW $24m prize money increases to drive participation

Racing NSW has consulted widely on its new Strategic Plan and given careful consideration to the matters raised by industry participants. Accordingly, the integral objectives of the plan are defraying the costs of owners, enabling trainers to improve their cash flow and business viability as well as providing a stimulus for improving field sizes, especially […]

Cosimo “in the blue” wins for Drew

    Warwick Farm based Laurie Wray was concerned her colt Cosimo ($3.50) wouldn’t make his Wyong race after a traffic accident held them up enroute to the course. Normally a two-hour trip, the drive took Wray over three hours and she arrived at the track with minutes to spare. The drama was forgotten after the […]

Kris Lees best ever season can continue at Wyong

A break-out season for Kris Lees looks set to continue at Wyong on Saturday with the stable saddling up eight runners at the club’s Christmas In July race meeting. Records continue to tumble for Lees, with his current winners tally of 181 for the 2017-2018 season, surpassing his previous best by 20 with two weeks […]