Launceston race meeting postponed

Sunday 24 August 2014

Racing Services Tasmania stewards advise that tonight’s Launceston harness meeting has been postponed due to the state of the track.

It has been re-scheduled to Tuesday afternoon.

The first race will be 12.15pm and race 11 will be 5.42pm.

The first three races will be broadcast on Sky 1 and the last 8 races will be shown on Sky 2.

Participants impacted by the postponement of Sunday’s meeting will be provided the following subsidies.

  • Horses stabled within the same region as the scheduled meeting $100
  • Horses stabled within an adjoining region $150.
  • Horses stabled within the furthest region $250.

Subsidies will be automatically forwarded to owners later this week.


The track was inspected by RST Stewards Monday afternoon and had been cleared for tomorrows meeting.