The Ron Maund trained super mare had a huge heart which endeared her to racing fans across the nation.
Welcome to the Queensland History of Racing website
We hope you will enjoy browsing through the varied and colourful past of the racing industry and return to the site again and again.
Racing in Queensland 1890-2019
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Smart filly who won the 2003 Magic Millions giving jockey Michael Rodd his second big race win. She had earlier won the McDougall Stakes in devastating style.Find out more
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Rarely has Queensland seen such a tough and consistent mare who not only won 17 of her 37 starts but was second another 12 times as well as a third.Find out more
Brisbane Trainers' Premierships from 1955 to 2009.Find out more
Sir Albert Sakzewski was the founding chairman and government nominee of the Totalisator Administration Board of Queensland and bred and raced many successful horses over a fifty year period.Find out more
Jim Standfield was a top class lightweight jockey whose career was cut short by a fall during a barrier trial in October 1958. His best wins include a QTC Oaks, Queensland Cup and Tattersall's Cup.Find out more
Channel 7 launched Queensland's first live racing program The Little Black Book in 1964.Find out more
A three times premiership winning jockey in the early to mid-1960s, Arthur Lister was the number one jockey for the powerful Fred Best stable during that period.Find out more
In a golden period in the early 2000s Scott Seamer became Australia's form Group 1 jockey winning the Melbourne Cup, Caulfield Cup, Golden Slipper and AJC Derby.Find out more
Group 3 Tattersall's Cup resultsFind out more
Brisbane Jockeys' Premierships from 1945 to 2010.
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Brisbane Jockey Premiership