Thoroughbred Racehorses To Be Given A New Retirement Home

Thoroughbred Racehorses To Be Given A New Retirement Home

23 July 2017

New South Wales Minister for Racing Paul Toole Home For Retired Racehorses Welcomed Victor P Taffa New South Wales (NSW) Government has welcomed the purchase of an equestrian property by Racing NSW to care for retired racehorses, Minister for Racing Paul Toole said today. “This new facility will ensure thoroughbred horses continue to receive the […]

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All GC2018 Competition Venues Now Ready For Games Action

All GC2018 Competition Venues Now Ready For Games Action

15 July 2017

Queensland Minister for Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Kate Jones $16.5 Million GC2018 Hockey Venue Redevelopment Complete Victor P Taffa All Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games competition venues are ready for Games action with the completion of the $16.5 Million Gold Coast Hockey Centre. Commonwealth Games Minister Kate Jones, Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and […]

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Ellis Park Facilities To Be Upgraded

Ellis Park Facilities To Be Upgraded

13 July 2017

South Australia Minister for Planning John Rau $3.5 Million Upgrade For Western Adelaide Clubs Victor P Taffa Adelaide Comets Football Club and the Western Districts Athletics Club are receiving new facilities following a $3.5 Million State Government grant. “This new facility will not only benefit the members of the soccer and athletics clubs that call […]

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Queensland Wins Rugby League State Of Origin Series 2017

Queensland Wins Rugby League State Of Origin Series 2017

12 July 2017

Rugby League State Of Origin Series History Since 1980 Victor P Taffa Rugby League State of Origin Series 2017 between New South Wales and Queensland went down to a third deciding match for claiming rights in the 3 match series. Both New South Wales and Queensland have won 1 match each in 2017. However it […]

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Applications Now Open In Grants For Sports Projects 2017-18

Applications Now Open In Grants For Sports Projects 2017-18

11 July 2017

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray Grassroots Sports Clubs Invited To Take Dip In Funding Pool Victor P Taffa New round of Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund opens $12 Million of local sport projects to be delivered in 2017-18 Local sport and recreation clubs are being invited to apply for the […]

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Sandown Park Racing To Heat Up In July 2017

Sandown Park Racing To Heat Up In July 2017

07 July 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Winter Racing Heats Up At Sandown Victor P Taffa Sandown Park will host 4 key greyhound race meetings every Thursday night this month, thanks to a joint funding package of almost $118,000. “We’re proud to support greyhound race meetings across Victoria because they create local jobs and help to […]

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Premier Urges Queenslanders To Purchase Remaining GC2018 Tickets

Premier Urges Queenslanders To Purchase Remaining GC2018 Tickets

05 July 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Remaining GC2018 Tickets Now On Sale Victor P Taffa Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today urged Queenslanders to snap up more than 250,000 tickets still available for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Premier Palaszczuk said tickets to more than 12 sports were on sale from today. “Already the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth […]

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Warm Up Event For Gold Coast Aquatic Centre

Warm Up Event For Gold Coast Aquatic Centre

05 July 2017

Acting Queensland Minister for Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Grace Grace Making Big Splash At Aquatic Centre Victor P Taffa Acting Minister for Tourism and the Commonwealth Games Grace Grace was poolside today for the announcement that the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre would host the 2018 Hancock Prospecting Australian Swimming Trials. “I’m delighted the Gold […]

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Michael Malouf Appointed Chair Of Kardinia Park Stadium Trust

Michael Malouf Appointed Chair Of Kardinia Park Stadium Trust

30 June 2017

Victoria Minister for Sport John Eren New Chair Takes The Reins At Kardinia Park Trust Victor P Taffa Current board member Michael Malouf has been appointed Chair of the Kardinia Park Stadium Trust and will lead the next upgrade of Geelong’s iconic ground. Minister for Sport John Eren today announced that Mr. Malouf will replace […]

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Cassandra Wright Appointed As New Chair Of Combat Sports Commission

Cassandra Wright Appointed As New Chair Of Combat Sports Commission

29 June 2017

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray New Combat Sports Commission Chair Appointed Victor P Taffa Senior associate and active member of the West Pilbara Liquor Accord, Cassandra Wright, appointed Chair of the Combat Sports Commission Commission responsible for overseeing the Combat Sports Act to ensure health and safety of participants Cassandra Wright […]

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Roger Federer To Return For 2018 Mastercard Hopman Cup

Roger Federer To Return For 2018 Mastercard Hopman Cup

27 June 2017

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Minister for Tourism Paul Papalia Tennis Superstar Roger Federer Secured For The Hopman Cup Victor P Taffa Swiss tennis champion Roger Federer to compete at Mastercard Hopman Cup in 2018 McGowan Government committed to supporting tourism to help create new jobs 2018 will be the 30th staging of […]

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Water Slide Reopens At Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre

Water Slide Reopens At Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre

18 June 2017

New South Wales Minister for Sports Stuart Ayres Something For Young And Old At Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre Victor P Taffa Sports Minister Stuart Ayres today launched an initiative allowing pensioners and seniors free entry to Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic centre every Tuesday, as a newly refurbished $206,000 water slide re-opened for families at […]

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Concept Plans For New Warren Park Rugby League Stadium Released By Minister

Concept Plans For New Warren Park Rugby League Stadium Released By Minister

18 June 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss New Warren Park Rugby League Stadium Is A Win For Sport And Jobs Victor P Taffa Gunner Territory Government will deliver on a key election commitment with concept plans for the new Warren Park rugby league stadium plans released today for community consultation. Design comes after […]

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2017 Australian Masters Athletics Championships Kicks Off At Marrara

2017 Australian Masters Athletics Championships Kicks Off At Marrara

14 June 2017

Northern Territory Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss Darwin’s First Australian Masters Athletics Championships Kicks Off At Marrara Victor P Taffa Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss welcomed athletes to the Australian Masters Athletics Championships 2017 in Darwin. Minister Moss said that it is the first time the premier master’s athletics competition has […]

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Capricornia Racing To Receive Funding Increase From 2017-18 State Budget

Capricornia Racing To Receive Funding Increase From 2017-18 State Budget

13 June 2017

Queensland Minister for Racing Grace Grace $657,000 Budget Boost For Capricornia Racing Victor P Taffa Thoroughbred racing in the Capricornia region is set to receive a Budget boost, with 10 clubs sharing in $657,000 worth of infrastructure grants. Racing Minister Grace Grace said the new funding would result in upgraded facilities and new infrastructure throughout […]

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New Jumbo Screen In Action At The Gabba

New Jumbo Screen In Action At The Gabba

09 June 2017

Queensland Minister for Sport Mick de Brenni Gabba Goes High-Definition With New Jumbo Screen Victor P Taffa AFL fans will welcome the largest ever recruit to The Gabba this weekend, with installation of a new jumbo screen completed today. Minister for Sport Mick de Brenni said the screen, the first of two to be installed, […]

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Premier Announces Funding Increase For Surf Life Saving Clubs Across The State

Premier Announces Funding Increase For Surf Life Saving Clubs Across The State

04 June 2017

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian New South Wales Treasurer Dominic Perrottet New South Wales Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres Surf Club Facility Funding Doubled To $4 Million Victor P Taffa Surf Life Saving Clubs across New South Wales (NSW) will be open to bigger and better upgrades with the NSW government announcing annual funding […]

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Ararat Racecourse To Undergo An Upgrade

Ararat Racecourse To Undergo An Upgrade

03 June 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Ararat Racecourse On Track For Upgrades Victor P Taffa Ararat racecourse will undergo a major facelift with more than $112,000 spent on infrastructure and safety upgrades supported by the Andrews Government. “These upgrades will make the racecourse safer and will help to improve the welfare of jockeys, trainers and […]

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Burrumbeet Racecourse To Undergo An Upgrade

Burrumbeet Racecourse To Undergo An Upgrade

03 June 2017

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Big Boost For Burrumbeet Racecourse Victor P Taffa Burrumbeet racecourse is set to receive more than $173,000 in upgrades as part of a significant renovation project supported by the Andrews Government. “Country racing clubs play a vital role in boosting local economies, supporting regional jobs and attracting visitors.” Minister […]

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Bundaberg Race Club Receives Grant Following Damage Caused By Cyclone Debbie

Bundaberg Race Club Receives Grant Following Damage Caused By Cyclone Debbie

31 May 2017

Queensland Minister for Racing Grace Grace Bundaberg Race Club To Get $10,000 Grant From Palaszczuk Government Victor P Taffa Bundaberg Race Club will receive a $10,000 capital grant from the Palaszczuk Government to help cover its repair bill from Cyclone Debbie. Racing Minister Grace Grace said flooding associated with the remnants of Cyclone Debbie inflicted […]

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