Australian Capital Territory Racing

Long way from over: Canberra greyhounds gear up for legal battles

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club will appeal a court’s decision to deny an extension on its current lease. Chief Justice Helen Murrell turned down the...

ACT determined to fight after introduction of ban legislation

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club has vowed to continue its fight against a ban on the sport after legislation to end greyhound racing in the...

Canberra adamant the 2017 Cup won’t be their last

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club is adamant Sunday night’s Listed Canberra Cup (530m), the 38th running of the race, will not be the last. The...

Thurkettle and Sugar Man seeking sweet glory in 2017 Canberra Cup

CLASSY white and fawn greyhound Sugar Man (Cape Hawke x Irish Marina Feb ’14) will be aiming to deliver an upset victory when he lines...
ACT greyhound racing

Canberra greyhound club livid with government’s ban announcement

A CANBERRA greyhounds’ spokesperson has slammed the ACT government’s announcement that it will be passing legislation to ban the sport from June 30, 2018. Kel...
Canberra GRC

Greyhound racing to be banned in ACT from the end of June 2018

THE ACT government has announced plans to outlaw greyhound racing in the territory by June 30, 2018 after the release of an independent report by...
ACT greyhound racing

Canberra greyhound industry fires back at race fixing claims

A CANBERRA Greyhound Racing Club spokesperson has labelled a Sydney Morning Herald article, which has put the blow torch on a race held in the...
ACT greyhound racing

Canberra greyhounds continue the fight to save ACT industry

THE Canberra Greyhound Racing Club is confident racing will continue to operate in the ACT past July 1, 2017, despite the state Labor government’s attempts...

2014 Group Three Canberra Cup Heats Preview

The nation’s capital hosts the heats of the Group Three Canberra Cup on Sunday afternoon. The race is conducted over the trying 530m journey and...

Ferguson Looking To Storm Home In Canberra Cup

It may be the case of third time lucky for Londonderry trainer Majella Ferguson as she aims to claim her first Canberra Cup victory on...

Changing Of The Guards At Canberra Greyhounds

Canberra Greyhound Racing Club is today happy to announce the appointment of Mr. Michael Brady as the new Club Secretary. CGRC Chairman, John Curtin, said...

McFarlane’s Dominate First Night Back At New Canberra Track

After five weeks off to reconstruct the track, racing in the Nation’s Capital returned to it’s best on Sunday night, with many predicting better things...

2009 Canberra Trainer Of The Year Begins 2010 In Style

As Canberra saw off it’s old track, it was 2009 Canberra Trainer of the Year, Denice Warren, who reigned supreme taking home four winners from...

Andy Lords Begins 2010 As He Ended 2009 At Canberra

As everyone continues to welcome in the New Year, racing at Canberra on Sunday night was the perfect kick off for Gunning trainer Andy Lord...

Another Four Winners For Lord At Canberra Greyhounds

In the final meeting of 2009 a strong nine race card produced quality racing in the Nation’s Capital on Sunday evening. Astute punters made the...

Small Greyhound Race Program Produces Good Racing At Canberra

Despite the small program the racing at Canberra on Sunday still produced some amazing results for owners, trainers and punters. Having taken all year to...

Australian Greyhound Community Rally Behind Perrin Family

The Australian greyhound community has been quick to react to the tragic news stemming from bushfires which swept through the Perrin’s Michelago property late Thursday....

Canberra Bushfires Claim Greyhound Victims

Tragic news this morning emanating from bushfires burning in an area South of Canberra, toward the east of the Monaro Highway. ABC news has reported...

Miss Peru Wins Canberra’s Feature Sprint Event

In what will become Canberra’s 440metre feature, the Canberra Mower Services Charity Cup attracted some brilliant up and comers, and it was Miss Peru who...

Warren Trains A Canberra Greyhounds Treble

With a strong crowd gathered trackside for a solid 11 race card at Canberra Sunday, it was Denice Warren who stole the show with three...

Day Of Upsets At Canberra Greyhounds

In a nine race card at Canberra on Sunday, it was an afternoon which saw many favourites get rolled, allowing some punters to go home...

Canberra Greyhound Trebles To Both Lord And McFarlane

In a small race card multiple winners were the order of the day, with three winners to the McFarlane and Lord kennels. The opening event...

Hot Times At Warm Canberra But Lord Prevails Again

As Canberra got it’s first hot spell of what is likely to be a long summer, the racing matched it with some sensational runs on...

Andy Lord Dominates With Five Winners In Canberra

With the eventful week at Canberra last week, Gunning trainer Andy Lord will be happy that Sunday’s meeting got off the ground, snagging five winners...

Doubles To Lord And Chalker At Rainy Canberra

In the pouring rain a solid ten race card forged ahead at Canberra on Sunday night, with Canberra trainer Mark Chalker and Gunning trainer Andy...