Warragul Greyhound Racing To Benefit From Upgrades

Warragul Greyhound Racing To Benefit From Upgrades

18 June 2018

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Upgrades For Warragul Greyhound Racing Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is improving integrity and animal welfare at the Warragul and District Greyhound Racing Club with the installation of a new digital PA system and catching pen CCTV. “We’re investing in racing at Warragul because the industry helps to create […]

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Kangaroo Proof Perimeter Fencing Installed At Dunkeld Racecourse

Kangaroo Proof Perimeter Fencing Installed At Dunkeld Racecourse

14 June 2018

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Improving Safety At Dunkeld Racecourse Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is improving fencing at the Dunkeld Racecourse to boost safety for jockeys, horses and trainers. Minister for Racing Martin Pakula today visited the Dunkeld Racecourse to announce the installation of kangaroo-proof perimeter fencing and plastic running rails at the […]

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French Tennis Open Mixed Doubles Champions 1925-2018

French Tennis Open Mixed Doubles Champions 1925-2018

12 June 2018

Australia In A Pairing Has Not Won A French Mixed Doubles Tournament Since 1972 Victor P Taffa There are 4 Tennis Major Championships. Should a player win all 4 Major Championships in a calendar year then that player will have won the Tennis Grand Slam. Grand Slam itinerary consists of Australian Open in mid January, […]

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French Tennis Open Women’s Doubles Champions 1925-2018

French Tennis Open Women’s Doubles Champions 1925-2018

12 June 2018

Australia In A Pairing Has Not Won A French Women’s Doubles Tournament Since 1966 Victor P Taffa There are 4 Tennis Major Championships. Should a player win all 4 Major Championships in a calendar year then that player will have won the Tennis Grand Slam. Grand Slam itinerary consists of Australian Open in mid January, […]

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French Tennis Open Men’s Doubles Champions 1925-2018

French Tennis Open Men’s Doubles Champions 1925-2018

12 June 2018

Australia In A Pairing Has Not Won An French Men’s Doubles Tournament Since 2000 Victor P Taffa There are 4 Tennis Major Championships. Should a player win all 4 Major Championships in a calendar year then that player will have won the Tennis Grand Slam. Grand Slam itinerary consists of Australian Open in mid January, […]

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French Tennis Open Women’s Singles Champion 1897-2018

French Tennis Open Women’s Singles Champion 1897-2018

12 June 2018

Australia Has Not Won A French Women’s Singles Tournament Since 1973 Victor P Taffa Australian Open Male Singles Tennis Champions Before And After Introduction Of Open Era In May 1968 4 is Number Of Australian Women To Win French Open 1969-2018 4 is Number Of Australian Women To Win French Open 1897-1968 47 is Number […]

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French Tennis Open Men’s Singles Champion 1891-2018

French Tennis Open Men’s Singles Champion 1891-2018

12 June 2018

Australia Has Not Won A French Men’s Singles Tournament Since 1969 Victor P Taffa Australian Open Male Singles Tennis Champions Before And After Introduction Of Open Era In May 1968 2 is Number Of Australian Men To Win French Open 1968-2018 9 is Number Of Australian Men To Win French Open 1891-1967 49 is Number […]

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Scarboro Surf Club Receives Lifesaving Equipment Thanks To Lotterywest Grant

Scarboro Surf Club Receives Lifesaving Equipment Thanks To Lotterywest Grant

09 June 2018

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation and Volunteering Mick Murray Lifesaving Equipment For Scarboro Surf Club Thanks To Lotterywest Victor P Taffa $300,000 Lotterywest grant to support essential services and beach patrol Grant will help complete fit-out of new $13.3 Million Scarboro Surf Life Saving Club Scarboro Surf Life Saving Club will be fitted […]

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Coburg City Oval To Be Upgraded

Coburg City Oval To Be Upgraded

07 June 2018

Victoria Minister for Sport John Eren Big Win For Coburg City Oval Victor P Taffa Coburg football and cricket clubs will soon enjoy first-class facilities after the Andrews Government today announced $3 Million in funding to upgrade and expand the facilities of Coburg City Oval. Minister for Sport John Eren and Member of Pascoe Vale […]

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Bendigo Racecourse To Be Upgraded

Bendigo Racecourse To Be Upgraded

02 June 2018

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Major Track And Safety Boost For Bendigo Jockey Club Victor P Taffa Bendigo Racecourse is set to benefit from a major $400,000 boost for a suite of key infrastructure upgrades, including a water sustainability project. “We’re proud to support the Bendigo Jockey Club because it helps to create local […]

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Southern River Hockey Club Facilities To Be Upgraded For International Standard

Southern River Hockey Club Facilities To Be Upgraded For International Standard

23 May 2018

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray Local Hockey Brought To International Standard In Southern River Victor P Taffa New synthetic field and LED lighting for Southern River Hockey Club following State Government support Southern River Hockey Club will soon have International Hockey Federation accreditation, with construction of a synthetic field and new […]

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BMX Membership Up 200 % Since Inclusion As Olympic Medal Sport In 2008

BMX Membership Up 200 % Since Inclusion As Olympic Medal Sport In 2008

19 May 2018

Tasmania Minister for Sport and Recreation Jacquie Petrusma Wheels Turn At BMX State Titles Victor P Taffa Hundreds of competitors have hit the track for the 2018 Tasmanian BMX State Titles at the Southern City BMX Club in Berriedale, Minister for Sport and Recreation Jacquie Petrusma said. “Hodgman Government is a strong supporter of sport […]

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Nominations For Sport And Recreation Industry Awards Open Until 13 June 2018

Nominations For Sport And Recreation Industry Awards Open Until 13 June 2018

10 May 2018

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray Sport and Recreation Industry Awards Nominations Open Victor P Taffa Western Australia’s best in sport and recreation is to be honoured, celebrating local programs, projects and initiatives. “I urge all eligible sport and recreation organisations to nominate for these awards and showcase the quality of work […]

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Minister Demands Answers Over Allegations Of Unauthorised Greyhound Exports

Minister Demands Answers Over Allegations Of Unauthorised Greyhound Exports

05 May 2018

New South Wales Minister for Racing Paul Toole Allegations About GRNSW Director Over Unauthorised Exports Of Greyhounds Victor P Taffa Minister for Racing Paul Toole has asked Greyhound Racing NSW board director Michael Eberand to respond by 9 May to serious misconduct allegations relating to an unauthorised greyhound export. GRNSW has advised that Mr. Eberand […]

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Hodgman Govt Invests $10 Million For Female Sports Facilities

Hodgman Govt Invests $10 Million For Female Sports Facilities

29 April 2018

Tasmania Minister for Sport and Recreation Jacquie Petrusma Levelling The Playing Field Victor P Taffa With female sport participation in AFL and cricket at an all-time high, the Hodgman Government is committed to ensuring girls and women have access to the facilities they need. That’s why we will invest $10 Million over the next 2 […]

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Wangaratta Racecourse Upgrade Funding Passes The Winning Post

Wangaratta Racecourse Upgrade Funding Passes The Winning Post

05 March 2018

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Major Upgrades Unveiled At Wangaratta Turf Club Victor P Taffa Andrews Government today unveiled the new racecourse entrance and one of two 18-box stable blocks recently completed as part of a major upgrade at the Wangaratta Turf Club. “We’re proud to be supporting the Wangaratta Turf Club because it […]

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Sporting Carnivals Provide Opportunities For Aboriginal Rising Stars

Sporting Carnivals Provide Opportunities For Aboriginal Rising Stars

02 March 2018

Western Australia Minister for Sport and Recreation Mick Murray Future Stars At Aboriginal Sports Carnivals Victor P Taffa Nicky Winmar Carnival and Kirby Bentley Cup showcases rising footy stars Aboriginal Youth Gala Day celebrates netball Young Aboriginal athletes from all over the State will have a chance to show off their skills in three sporting […]

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Charlton Harness Racing Club To Raise Money For Cancer Research

Charlton Harness Racing Club To Raise Money For Cancer Research

24 February 2018

Victoria Minister for Racing Martin Pakula Charlton Sets The Pace Raising Money For Cancer Research Victor P Taffa Charlton is gearing up to host its biggest ever Pacing Cup this weekend, thanks to a joint funding package supported by the Andrews Government. “Andrews Government is proud to support harness racing clubs across Victoria because they […]

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Currently Only 20% Of Concussions Are Diagnosed In Local Sport

Currently Only 20% Of Concussions Are Diagnosed In Local Sport

17 February 2018

New South Wales Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres New Concussion Guidelines For New South Wales Sports Victor P Taffa First set of state-wide guidelines for managing concussion in sport has been launched today. Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres said the New South Wales Government has provided a $78,350 grant to Sports Medicine Australia to develop […]

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Sir Nicholas Michael Shehadie AC OBE Dies Aged 92 Years

Sir Nicholas Michael Shehadie AC OBE Dies Aged 92 Years

12 February 2018

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian Vale Sir Nicholas Michael Shehadie AC OBE Victor P Taffa Sir Nicholas Shehadie has died aged 92 years. New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian has offered her heartfelt condolences to the family of Sir Nicholas Shehadie AC OBE, who passed away last night. “On behalf of the people of […]

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