Tag: 'Battle of the Bush'

Weight’s right for Bush Caviar in battle

Western Queensland trainer Henry Forster hopes a weight swing against some of his main rivals can help Bush Caviar win the Battle Of The Bush...

Marksfield ready for Battle of the Bush

Trainer Matt Kropp can cement his best season with Marksfield in the Battle of the Bush final at Eagle Farm.

Kakakenny to live up to nickname

Country sprinter Kakakenny is set to live up to his nickname of the "Chautauqua of the Bush" when he races at Eagle Farm.
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Battle of the Bush field nears completion

The final heat of the Battle Of The Bush series will be held at Cairns to decide the make-up of the field in the race...
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Prize money boost for Battle Of The Bush

Racing Queensland has announced the Battle Of The Bush series final will now be worth $125,000 plus a $30,000 QTIS bonus.
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New race series for Queensland country

Racing Queensland officials are confident a new race series for country horses can be as successful as the recent Battle of The Bush promotion.

Matt McGillivray to ride for old boss

Top jockey Matt McGillivray will be reunited with his old boss Craig Smith in the Battle of the Bush final at Doomben.

Mason earns Battle of the Bush chance

Mackay galloper Mason's Chance has secured the last place in the $100,000 Battle of the Bush Final by winning at Barcaldine.
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Country Queensland gallopers race to Battle of the Bush

Racing Queensland has announced a $260,000 country race series which will include a $100,000 final to be run at Doomben.