Chris Munce to quit after Magic Millions

Video Published: 7 Jan 2015

Veteran Queensland jockey Chris Munce speaks with APN senior sports reporter Wayne Heming after the jockey announced his...

Chris Munce, Doomben, Horses, Jockey, Racing, Retirement

Cavalia debuts down under

Video Published: 5 Mar 2013

APN was treated to a sneak preview of 'Cavalia: A magical encounter between horse and human and horse'.

Acrobats, Cavalia, Cirque Du Soleil, Entertainment, Gymnasts, Horses, Normand Latourelle

Gentle giants making a Spectacular comeback

Story Published: 3 Jun 2013

THE introduction of farm machinery during the 1950s almost wiped out the heavy horse breed in Queensland.

Animals, Clydesdales, Farming, Horses

Tommy Berry has to win Magic Millions from the outside

Story Published: 7 Jan 2015

A DRAMA-free barrier draw has seen little change to betting for the $2 million Magic Millions (1200m) at the Gold Coast on...

Horses, Magic Millions

Exciting Ottoman on Golden path

Story Published: 22 Dec 2014

GOLDEN Slipper favourite Ottoman could have two races before taking on the big one in March next year.

Golden Slipper, Horses, Ottoman

Rockhampton jockey Carly-Mae Pye dies

Story Published: 14 Oct 2014

UPDATE: JOCKEY Carly-Mae Pye, 26, has died in hospital as a result of her injuries.

Carly-Mae Pye, Editors Picks, Horse Racing, Horses, Jockey

David Hayes hoping to get a run at the Melbourne Cup

Story Published: 30 Oct 2014

TRAINER David Hayes thinks the odds are in favour of Unchain My Heart getting a run in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup.

Caulfield Cup, Flemington, Horses, Melbourne Cup, Unchain My Heart

Darren Weir looks ready to Signoff with a Melbourne Cup win

Story Published: 3 Nov 2014

GETTING a horse to peak on the first Tuesday in November is the secret to winning Australia’s world-renowned staying race...

Bart Cummings, Editors Picks, Flemington, Horses, Melbourne Cup

Hendra virus protection cost 'too high'

Story Published: 13 Oct 2014

WHIPORIE grazier Ben Hanna relies on his stock horses to make a living, using them every week to muster cattle from the...

Hendra Vaccine, Horses

Caulfield Cup favourite gets prime barrier

Story Published: 15 Oct 2014

JAPANESE invaders Admire Rakti (8) and Bande (10) have both drawn favourable gates for Saturday’s $3 million Caulfield Cup...

Caulfield Cup, Horses

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