Oisin Murphy backing Roaring Lion in the QEII | Racing News

Last Updated: 19/10/18 1:04pm Oisin Murphy riding Roaring LIon (L, red) Big-race rider Oisin Murphy does not envisage the drop in trip proving a problem for Roaring Lion in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes on Qipco British Champions Day. The John Gosden-trained colt has made a real niche for himself …

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Riches of region on display to world at Canberra event

The “wealth of the Goldfields” was on full display in Canberra on Monday, according to Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson, with more than 50 Canberra-based ambassadors marvelling at the jewels of the region’s resource industry. The inaugural Showcase WA event, organised by Mr Wilson and Member for Burt Matt Keogh, …

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Turtle hatching restricts beach access

Night-time vehicle access on Cable Beach has been restricted, with temporary closures in place for turtle-nesting season The Cable Beach north access ramp is closed to vehicles from 8pm to 6am until February 25. The ramp will also be closed two hours either side of high tides of 9m or …

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Hard to get bored in Hackney board game cafe

Hackney is one of those places that makes me feel old and daggy. A hipster enclave in London’s vibrant inner east, it has one of the city’s youngest populations. Buildings cloaked in colourful street art house craft breweries, funky cafes, dim bars and art galleries. Young people saunter around in …

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Cancer journey captured in inspiring event

Having just been handed a stage 4 lymphoma diagnosis, Kalgoorlie- Boulder musician Joshua Rogers knew he faced two options — this disease could break him, or it could make him. Twenty-two years old at the time, Mr Rogers endured six months of chemotherapy to rid his body of the tumour …

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Focus turns to race that stops nation

The Broome racing season may be over for 2018, but that won’t stop the town from embracing the race that stops the nation. Melbourne Cup fever will hit Broome on November 6, with plenty of bars, eateries, designers and punters getting excited for another classy day of high fashion and …

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