Next Meeting Alexandra Saturday 19th January 2008
Legends are made at Alexandra Race Club. Rumor has it that Ned Kelly may have attended in the 1860’s. In 2008, enjoy the Pick of the Picnics at Alex. Make us part of your Australian heritage. Alex’s first meeting of the season is the True Blue Family Fun Day on Saturday Jan 19. Gates open at Noon, first race just after 1pm. There are 6 local races including the feature race, The Fruits of Summer Cup, Heat 5 of the CRV Sprinters’ Series sponsored by local stone fruit growers, Cherry King, Christopher’s and Koala Country Orchards. This will be a keenly sought after heat as horses vie for a place in the richly rewarded series final. Bookmakers and Tote operating on local, Melbourne and Interstate races.
There is fun for the whole family. The world renown Alex Race Club Brumby Races for any kiddies 12 and under will go ahead. EI can’t stop us from conducting this prestigious event. Only the bold, brave and beautiful can ride. Berry Street will also provide a range of other activities for children and everyone will enjoy music from the Melbourne Ukulele Kollective as they tiptoe through a wonderful day of racing.
BYO or buy all your refreshments on course at the Afternoon ea Stall, Lion’s Club Bar & BBQ or from Red Ned. For more information checkout the clubs new website on www.alexandraraceclub.com.au
Woolamai Sunday 20th January 2008
A "double header" this weekend with Woolamai on the Sunday makes it a big weekend for picnic racing.