Tasmanian racing industry decision

Thursday 2 April 2020

Tasracing will work closely with the Minister for Racing on the detail of a support package for the Tasmanian racing industry following today’s announcement that racing will cease for the next four weeks. CEO Paul Eriksson said these details would be announced as soon as they were finalised. “Many industry participants will be eligible for…

Outdoor gathering exemption for racing granted

Wednesday 1 April 2020

Tasracing has been granted an exemption for the conduct of racing until (and including) Monday 6 April 2020 provided all mitigating measures introduced continue at all meetings. CEO Paul Eriksson said Tasracing sought the exemption to provide it and the Tasmanian Racing Industry with greater certainty around its immediate future. “It is Tasracing’s intention to…

Harness Trials – Update

Tuesday 31 March 2020

As of Friday 3rd April, an education trial will be added to the scheduled pre-race meeting trials. An Education trial will be held 20 minutes prior to the first scheduled official trial and will have the following maximum field limits: Devonport – 6 Hobart – 7 Launceston – 7 NB: Horses competing in education trials…

Harness Trials – Update

Tuesday 31 March 2020

As of Friday 3rd April, an education trial will be added to the scheduled pre-race meeting trials. An Education trial will be held 20 minutes prior to the first scheduled official trial and will have the following maximum field limits: Devonport – 6 Hobart – 7 Launceston – 7 NB: Horses competing in education trials…