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

Excitement growing for Northern Rivers qualifier

Story Published: 26 Feb 2016

With the Northern Rivers Country Championships qualifier just over a week away the potential field is becoming clearer and...

Clarence River Jockey Club, Horses, Northern Rivers

Horse dies in stable fire at Calliope, owner injured

Story Published: 12 May 2015

A DRESSAGE horse had died in a stable fire at Calliope overnight. The owner received minor injuries trying to rescue his...

Calliope, Editors Picks, Fire, Gladstone Police, Horses

Munce returns to Ballina Cup, but this time he's a trainer

Story Published: 9 Sep 2015

FORMER Group One and Melbourne Cup winning jockey Chris Munce only rode in one Ballina Cup, when fifth on the Bevan...

Ballina Cup, Chris Munce, Horses, Racing

Ballina Cup bet paying off as race day moves to Thursday

Story Published: 9 Sep 2015

IT ALREADY appears the move back to a Thursday race day for the Ballina Cup has been a winner.

Ballina Cup, Horses, Racing

Veteran trainer credits horses with lifting her up

Story Published: 1 Jul 2015

There's an old Arabian proverb that says the horse is God’s gift to mankind.

Depression, Horses, Therapy, Trainer

’96 Cup ride still a cherished memory for Damian Browne

Story Published: 31 Oct 2015

DAMIAN Browne has amassed thousands of rides in his 20-plus years on the track, but the 1996 Melbourne Cup still rates as...

Damian Browne, Horses, Melbourne Cup

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

Hendra virus confirmed on NSW north coast

Story Published: 25 Jun 2015

NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has confirmed Hendra virus as the cause of death of a horse near Murwillumbah on...

Health, Hendra Virus, Horses, Veterinarian

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