NJC Blog

https://www.newcastleherald.com.au/story/6818372/ Keen spectators will be off to the races this Saturday as Newcastle Racecourse reopens its doors to the public for the first time since the coronavirus closed the venue to racegoers. Whilst COVID-19 has forced the cancellation of the...
  • July 4 2020
Race 1- Hunter Breast Cancer Foundation 2YO Handicap 1600m Blaze A Trail looked good winning first up at Hawkesbury when heavily backed. He was placed at Randwick in the Golden Gift on debut in November and he contested two Group...
  • July 3 2020
Newcastle trainer Nathan Doyle’s rising star Strawb will be a short-priced favourite to win her fourth race in six starts when she steps out in the Australian Bloodstock Benchmark 70 Handicap (1400 metres) at Saturday’s Newcastle meeting. The blueblood, a...
  • July 3 2020
Newcastle’s premier jockey Andrew Gibbons was the only Novocastrian jockey or trainer to taste success at Saturday’s race meeting. “Gibbo” took his season tally to 109 when he piloted the promising Gosford filly Salina Dreaming to victory in the 1200...
  • June 29 2020
Race 1- Sage Painting Class 1 and Maiden Plate 2325m Imported stayer Alakahan is in great form and will be at short odds. The Irish four-year-old has had three Australian starts and has caught the eye of his last two....
  • June 26 2020