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Vale Gavin Lang

Australia’s harness industry has paid tribute to racing legend Gavin Lang who died on Friday, aged 61, following a battle with lymphoma. Lang was one of the sport’s greats, winning almost every feature in Australia...

Rain washes away trots meeting

By Jackson Russell Kilmore Racing Club’s harness meeting on Thursday night was moved to Tabcorp Park in Melton after heavy overnight rain washed ruts into the track’s bends. The track’s rain gauge recorded about 100mm at...

Jockey’s career races off

By Evelyn Leckie APPRENTICE jockey Kiran Quilty is already racing against senior jockeys as she completed her first round of official races in Warrnambool, Sale and Wangaratta last week. The 18-year-old grew up in Broadford and...

Kilmore up and racing

By Jackson Russell Kilmore Racing Club hosted its first race meeting since the 2018 Kilmore Cup on Thursday, 14 months since the track closed for upgrades. Upgrades to the track include a drainage system that falls...

Kilmore breeders’ two wins in eight days

By Jordyn Grubisic THE Mitchell Shire is seeing success on the racetrack following two wins in eight days for horses bred by Kilmore breeders PT Thoroughbreds. Titan I Am broke his maiden status at Traralgon and...

Al Passem wins exciting cup finish

By ‘Pegs’ CRANBOURNE trainer Ken Keys capped off a successful Spring Carnival when he saddled-up Al Passem to take out this year’s running of the $150,000 Listed bet365 Kilmore Cup at Seymour on Sunday. In an...

Kilmore Cup at Seymour

By ‘Pegs’ KILMORE Racing Club will host its 2019 listed Kilmore Cup at Seymour racecourse on Sunday. The club hasn’t raced on its home track since the 2018 Kilmore Cup in November due to extensive track...

Cup visit delights

By Jackson Russell One of horse racing’s most coveted prizes, the 2019 Melbourne Cup, visited Kilmore’s Dianella Hostel residents in the lead-up to the race that stops the nation. The Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour involves the...

Around Australia in a FJ Holden

By Jackson Russell A Kilmore resident has returned from the road trip of a lifetime, taking his 1955 FJ Holden around Australia as part of the Repco Reliability Retrial 2019.Mark Abela spent...

Ladies’ track day at Broadford

A come-and-try day at Broadford State Motorcycle Sports Complex offered new and experienced female riders a chance to try all three dirt tracks in a safe and encouraging environment.The day was part...