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The Courier Mail
5 BOOKS IN 5 MINUTES1 BIOGRAPHYLife As I Know It Michelle Payne with John Harms, MUP $32.99 THE Me
5 BOOKS IN 5 MINUTES
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
1 BIOGRAPHYLife As I Know It Michelle Payne with John Harms, MUP $32.99 THE Melbourne Cup creates heroes most years but few will have a place in history like Michelle Payne. Hollywood could well have written the fairy-tale script of how a petite... Read more
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Adelaide Now
5 BOOKS IN 5 MINUTES1 BIOGRAPHYLife As I Know It Michelle Payne with John Harms, MUP $32.99 THE Me
5 BOOKS IN 5 MINUTES
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
1 BIOGRAPHYLife As I Know It Michelle Payne with John Harms, MUP $32.99 THE Melbourne Cup creates heroes most years but few will have a place in history like Michelle Payne. Hollywood could well have written the fairy-tale script of how a petite... Read more
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Sporting Life
Flash Jack holds the acesin the St Leger and subsequent success at Ascot. Big Orange won at this level o
Flash Jack holds the aces
Sporting Life / Posted 2 hours ago
in the St Leger and subsequent success at Ascot. Big Orange won at this level on the July course last year and was fifth in the Melbourne Cup in November. He ran a cracker when second in the Dubai Gold Cup last month but may find a few of these too... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite for VictorySeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite for Victory
Daily Examiner / Posted 6 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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Northern Star
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite for VictorySeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite for Victory
Northern Star / Posted 6 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
Daily Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years – the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious – but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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Northern Star
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
Northern Star / Posted 18 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years – the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious – but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
The Daily Mercury / Posted 18 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
Queensland Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 18 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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News Mail
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favouriteSeveral major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in
Fell Swoop looks to be the big favourite
News Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
Several major Australian races have been a horror show for favourite backers in recent years - the Melbourne Cup being the most obvious - but the Victory Stakes is certainly not one of them. TJ Smith Stakes runner-up Fell Swoop is set to start the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too lateyear? Lest we forget: it was mostly and famously Corby, whose conviction stopp
Our empathy wasn't little, but it was too late
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 hours ago
year? Lest we forget: it was mostly and famously Corby, whose conviction stopped the nation that May - it is doubtful even the Melbourne Cup drew as many anxious viewers to their TV sets for one five-minute period of collective afternoon tension... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Farley to face cobalt inquirysubstance interstate in recent weeks and trainers Darren Weir and Clinton McDon
Farley to face cobalt inquiry
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
substance interstate in recent weeks and trainers Darren Weir and Clinton McDonald escaped any penalty. However, Weir, the Melbourne Cup-winning trainer, was advised late Thursday by Racing Victoria stewards of a second positive test to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Farley to face cobalt inquirysubstance interstate in recent weeks and trainers Darren Weir and Clinton McDon
Farley to face cobalt inquiry
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
substance interstate in recent weeks and trainers Darren Weir and Clinton McDonald escaped any penalty. However, Weir, the Melbourne Cup-winning trainer, was advised late Thursday by Racing Victoria stewards of a second positive test to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Farley to face cobalt inquirysubstance interstate in recent weeks and trainers Darren Weir and Clinton McDon
Farley to face cobalt inquiry
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
substance interstate in recent weeks and trainers Darren Weir and Clinton McDonald escaped any penalty. However, Weir, the Melbourne Cup-winning trainer, was advised late Thursday by Racing Victoria stewards of a second positive test to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australian jockey’s death a ‘tragic misadventure’: State Coronernoted. Mr Bell had spent the afternoon with his girlfriend and housemate at a R
Australian jockey’s death a ‘tragic misadventure’: State Coroner
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
noted. Mr Bell had spent the afternoon with his girlfriend and housemate at a Robertson Quay bar, where the trio watched the Melbourne Cup and the jockey drunk eight bottles of beer. A toxicology report found Mr Bell’s blood-alcohol level was... Read more
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News Mail
Prince of Penzance to race again after triumphsee," he said. "He stretched out nicely [in the trial] and got past half the s
Prince of Penzance to race again after triumph
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
see," he said. "He stretched out nicely [in the trial] and got past half the starters in the last little bit." Meanwhile the Melbourne Cup will be at the local races on Saturday as they host the Austsafe Super Race event. Race goers will be able... Read more
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Herald Sun
Walker cleared to return to saddleDamian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The
Walker cleared to return to saddle
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Damian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The jockey formed a great partnership with Criterion last spring, winning the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes, finishing second in the Cox Plate and third in the Melbo... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Walker cleared to return to saddleDamian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The
Walker cleared to return to saddle
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Damian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The jockey formed a great partnership with Criterion last spring, winning the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes, finishing second in the Cox Plate and third in the Melbo... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Walker cleared to return to saddleDamian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The
Walker cleared to return to saddle
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Damian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The jockey formed a great partnership with Criterion last spring, winning the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes, finishing second in the Cox Plate and third in the Melbo... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Walker cleared to return to saddleDamian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The
Walker cleared to return to saddle
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Damian Lane had been regularly calling at his home to make sure he was OK. The jockey formed a great partnership with Criterion last spring, winning the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes, finishing second in the Cox Plate and third in the Melbo... Read more
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The Sport Review
Ascot Gold Cup tips – The expert guide to Royal Ascot’s famous raceMullins, this horse bolted in in the Lonsdale Cup at York last August, before r
Ascot Gold Cup tips – The expert guide to Royal Ascot’s famous race
The Sport Review / Posted 2 days ago
Mullins, this horse bolted in in the Lonsdale Cup at York last August, before running a belter when just touched off in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Jockey Frankie Dettori came in for plenty of stick in the aftermath, but the horse just... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Progressive Coney Island gets the vote at Punchestownfinishing runner up to Max Dynamite in the Lonsdale Cup at York and that rival
Progressive Coney Island gets the vote at Punchestown
Banbury Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
finishing runner up to Max Dynamite in the Lonsdale Cup at York and that rival franked the form when finishing runner up in the Melbourne Cup next time. Clever Cookie has a run under his belt and is a worthy favourite at 5/2 but I would be... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Payne reunited with her Cup PrinceI’ve just won the Melbourne Cup: Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance make his
Payne reunited with her Cup Prince
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
I’ve just won the Melbourne Cup: Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance make history on the first Tuesday of November. Picture: Michael Klein DARREN Weir was happy with the way 2015 Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance stretched out in a 1000m... Read more
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Herald Sun
Payne reunited with her Cup PrinceI’ve just won the Melbourne Cup: Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance make his
Payne reunited with her Cup Prince
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
I’ve just won the Melbourne Cup: Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance make history on the first Tuesday of November. Picture: Michael Klein DARREN Weir was happy with the way 2015 Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance stretched out in a 1000m... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Payne reunited with her Cup Princekeywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search conten
Payne reunited with her Cup Prince
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website I’ve just won the Melbourne Cup: Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance make history on the first Tuesday of November. Picture: Michael... Read more
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Herald Sun
Monday Rewind: Lucky escapewar chest of stayers. Raw Impulse looks a spring horse in the making after a do
Monday Rewind: Lucky escape
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
war chest of stayers. Raw Impulse looks a spring horse in the making after a dominant win over 1800m and is already $35 for the Melbourne Cup, Real Love tuned up for the Brisbane winter carnival with a stirring second, while her conqueror Doctor... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Cummings riding High with Midnightout ghostly grey His Majesty to remain unbeaten this campaign. A part-owner of
Cummings riding High with Midnight
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
out ghostly grey His Majesty to remain unbeaten this campaign. A part-owner of High Midnight is Dato Tan Chin Nam who won the Melbourne Cup four times with horses trained by Cummings’s grandfather, the late Bart Cummings. Whether High Midnight... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Triple crown hero staying at homelast November as racing’s undisputed world champion. Payne’s UK invite MICHEL
Triple crown hero staying at home
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
last November as racing’s undisputed world champion. Payne’s UK invite MICHELLE Payne made worldwide headlines by winning the Melbourne Cup on Prince Of Penzance and that has earned her an invitation to ride in the Shergar Cup at Ascot in England... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Triple crown hero staying at homelast November as racing’s undisputed world champion. Payne’s UK invite MICHEL
Triple crown hero staying at home
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
last November as racing’s undisputed world champion. Payne’s UK invite MICHELLE Payne made worldwide headlines by winning the Melbourne Cup on Prince Of Penzance and that has earned her an invitation to ride in the Shergar Cup at Ascot in England... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cummings riding High with Midnightout ghostly grey His Majesty to remain unbeaten this campaign. A part-owner of
Cummings riding High with Midnight
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
out ghostly grey His Majesty to remain unbeaten this campaign. A part-owner of High Midnight is Dato Tan Chin Nam who won the Melbourne Cup four times with horses trained by Cummings’s grandfather, the late Bart Cummings. Whether High Midnight... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Cummings riding High with Midnightout ghostly grey His Majesty to remain unbeaten this campaign. A part-owner of
Cummings riding High with Midnight
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
out ghostly grey His Majesty to remain unbeaten this campaign. A part-owner of High Midnight is Dato Tan Chin Nam who won the Melbourne Cup four times with horses trained by Cummings’s grandfather, the late Bart Cummings. Whether High Midnight... Read more
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WA Today
Racing world mourns Sid Hill, a flamboyant old-school bookieCup, leaving Mabel Read plotting to buy nearly every inch of Dandenong, a subur
Racing world mourns Sid Hill, a flamboyant old-school bookie
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
Cup, leaving Mabel Read plotting to buy nearly every inch of Dandenong, a suburb in its infancy, if the stayer could win the Melbourne Cup. "The bookies of that year were so financially committed to Galilee winning the Melbourne Cup that they... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Melbourne Cup birthdays at DubboThe mother of eight and grandmother of 15 was enjoying her time with family and
Melbourne Cup birthdays at Dubbo
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
The mother of eight and grandmother of 15 was enjoying her time with family and friends at the Dubbo RSL Memorial Club for the Melbourne Cup Lunch. "When I was born my mum wanted to call me Antoinette because she won the race but she didn't," she... Read more
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Herald Sun
Weir puts family time in the framefor the third big occasion in six months. Mid-November last year he returned t
Weir puts family time in the frame
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
for the third big occasion in six months. Mid-November last year he returned to that little dot in the wheat belt with the Melbourne Cup under his arm and this Easter he returned for the “Return to Berriwillock” festival. On both occasions,... Read more
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The Age
Racing world mourns Sid Hill, a flamboyant old-school bookieCup, leaving Mabel Read plotting to buy nearly every inch of Dandenong, a subur
Racing world mourns Sid Hill, a flamboyant old-school bookie
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Cup, leaving Mabel Read plotting to buy nearly every inch of Dandenong, a suburb in its infancy, if the stayer could win the Melbourne Cup. "The bookies of that year were so financially committed to Galilee winning the Melbourne Cup that they... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Lindsay Park has firepower to endure winterand Dabernig the five-year-old stallion campaigned in Hong Kong and the UK befo
Lindsay Park has firepower to endure winter
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
and Dabernig the five-year-old stallion campaigned in Hong Kong and the UK before returning to run an unlucky third in the Melbourne Cup. If not for the freakish Winx he could have won a Cox Plate and would be talked about as one of the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lindsay Park has firepower to endure winterand Dabernig the five-year-old stallion campaigned in Hong Kong and the UK befo
Lindsay Park has firepower to endure winter
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
and Dabernig the five-year-old stallion campaigned in Hong Kong and the UK before returning to run an unlucky third in the Melbourne Cup. If not for the freakish Winx he could have won a Cox Plate and would be talked about as one of the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Weir puts family time in the framefor the third big occasion in six months. Mid-November last year he returned t
Weir puts family time in the frame
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
for the third big occasion in six months. Mid-November last year he returned to that little dot in the wheat belt with the Melbourne Cup under his arm and this Easter he returned for the “Return to Berriwillock” festival. On both occasions,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Weir puts family time in the framefor the third big occasion in six months. Mid-November last year he returned t
Weir puts family time in the frame
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
for the third big occasion in six months. Mid-November last year he returned to that little dot in the wheat belt with the Melbourne Cup under his arm and this Easter he returned for the “Return to Berriwillock” festival. On both occasions,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Numbers point to Tuscan Sling in Irwinimprove with the run,” Weir said of La Passe, who is resuming after an unplaced
Numbers point to Tuscan Sling in Irwin
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
improve with the run,” Weir said of La Passe, who is resuming after an unplaced effort in the Group 1 Myer Classic during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Tuscan Sling hasn’t raced since a close-up second to top-shelf mare Azkadellia in the Group 3... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Numbers point to Tuscan Sling in Irwinimprove with the run,” Weir said of La Passe, who is resuming after an unplaced
Numbers point to Tuscan Sling in Irwin
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
improve with the run,” Weir said of La Passe, who is resuming after an unplaced effort in the Group 1 Myer Classic during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Tuscan Sling hasn’t raced since a close-up second to top-shelf mare Azkadellia in the Group 3... Read more
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News Mail
Melbourne Cup makes an appearance at blood clinicTHE Bundaberg Blood Donor Centre had a visitor of a different kind yesterday.
Melbourne Cup makes an appearance at blood clinic
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
THE Bundaberg Blood Donor Centre had a visitor of a different kind yesterday. The Melbourne Cup made an appearance. The service used the visit to announce it needs 1050 new donors this year, particularly to help combat seasonal donor shortages... Read more
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Herald Sun
Fox: There is power in teaching girls to feel strongthe Matildas, our netballers, the Southern Stars, the BBL and Michelle Payne —
Fox: There is power in teaching girls to feel strong
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
the Matildas, our netballers, the Southern Stars, the BBL and Michelle Payne — she was the one who got me interested in the Melbourne Cup. I didn’t even know women were allowed to race, but when I realised they were I wondered why there were... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Inside RL: Internationals announcement is yet another missed opportunity – Smithof the 2017 World Cup will be held, but not this year’s internationals. If you
Inside RL: Internationals announcement is yet another missed opportunity – Smith
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 8 days ago
of the 2017 World Cup will be held, but not this year’s internationals. If you fancy going, Melbourne on the evening of the Melbourne Cup is apparently the place to be for England against Australia. Rumours of Four Nations venues have been... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Stillbirth heartache leads to cold cuddle cot donationsaid. "As fast as it was going it felt like time had stopped. "Our life had c
Stillbirth heartache leads to cold cuddle cot donation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
said. "As fast as it was going it felt like time had stopped. "Our life had completely changed forever. It was the day of the Melbourne Cup, people were celebrating, going on with their lives and not even realising that this does happen." When... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Fox: There is power in teaching girls to feel strongthe Matildas, our netballers, the Southern Stars, the BBL and Michelle Payne —
Fox: There is power in teaching girls to feel strong
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
the Matildas, our netballers, the Southern Stars, the BBL and Michelle Payne — she was the one who got me interested in the Melbourne Cup. I didn’t even know women were allowed to race, but when I realised they were I wondered why there were... Read more
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News Mail
Melbourne Cup trophy on tour in Bundythe story of Prince of Penzance made for an inspiring lesson for students. "It
Melbourne Cup trophy on tour in Bundy
News Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the story of Prince of Penzance made for an inspiring lesson for students. "It shows the kids that things like winning the Melbourne Cup can happen - but they don't just happen. It's about putting in the effort and working hard - we call it... Read more
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The North West Star
Dirt N Dust | Your photos, video#girlsnight #tourismandeventsqueensland Picture: @dirtndustfest - The Artesian
Dirt N Dust | Your photos, video
The North West Star / Posted 11 days ago
#girlsnight #tourismandeventsqueensland Picture: @dirtndustfest - The Artesian Express Horse Race isn't quite as green as the Melbourne Cup, but looks a lot more impressive! #juliacreek #dirtndust #outbackqld #overlandersway #thisisqueensland... Read more
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