Increase in prizemoney for Tasmania’s racing industry

Friday 12 June 2020

Jane Howlett, Minister for Racing Increase in prizemoney for Tasmania’s racing industry The Tasmanian Government looks forward to the return of racing this weekend and is committed to helping the industry grow following the interruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. I am delighted to announce that prizemoney will increase by a further 3 per cent…

Ladbrokes boosts Tasmanian racing return

Wednesday 10 June 2020

Ladbrokes has doubled down on its commitment to Tasmanian racing announcing $150,000 in additional funding with benefits flowing directly to participants across the state. The COVID-19 forced shutdown of racing in Tasmania has seen 11 thoroughbred meetings, 20 harness meetings, and 31 greyhound meetings removed from the calendar, putting significant financial pressure on racing clubs,…

Greyhound policy manual amended

Friday 22 May 2020

The Greyhound Policy Manual has been updated with the Minimum Nominations Policy and Feature Events Policy being amended. The amended policies are effective from 5 June 2020. The amended policies and the updated Policy Manual are available for downloading: Feature Events Policy Minimum Nominations Policy Updated Policy Manual

Racing Minister officially opens new GAP facility

Friday 22 May 2020

THE new home of Tasmania’s Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP) was officially opened on Tuesday by Racing Minister Jane Howlett to usher in a new era for racing animals transitioning to pet life. GAP relocated its operation to Tasracing’s first owned and operated greyhound re homing facility at Mangalore in January. “Moving into the beautiful picturesque…

COVID Safe information

Monday 18 May 2020

Tasracing is pleased to confirmed Trial Schedules for all three codes released on Friday 15 May will proceed as published. Participants can find the confirmed schedules and further information on the conduct of trials via the links below. These documents contain important COVID-SAFE requirements for participants wishing to participate in trials. All Authorised Personnel including…