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

Brush with polio can't stop Jan from taking the reins

Story Published: 30 Mar 2015

SHE might have to use a walker to get around, but when Kingaroy carriage driver Jan Young takes the reins she feels as in...

Carriage Driver, Horses, Jan Young, Warwick Show

Gai Waterhouse backing her colt to fire in Golden Slipper

Story Published: 18 Mar 2015

LEADING trainer Gai Waterhouse said she remained supremely confident about the chances of Golden Slipper favourite...

Gai Waterhouse, Golden Slipper, Horses, Racing

Mum's moment of fear after toddler kicked in chest by horse

Story Published: 20 Mar 2015

THE toddler son of renowned Kyogle bull rider David Kennedy spent last night recovering in hospital with his dad after...

Editors Picks, Horses, Lismore Base Hospital

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

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

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

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