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Posts Tagged ‘ Horse racing ’

Gun-toting teacher has lived the good life in Masterton

Jul 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, Student Features

Semi-retired teacher has seen it all in classrooms across the globe. SALLY HEMING talks to the woman of many talents.



Kiwi’s gear up for the big Aussie race

Nov 7th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Radio News

At 5 o’clock today, Kiwi’s across the country will stop working and turn their eyes to the TV to watch an Australian horse race. The Melbourne Cup, known as the race that stops a nation, garners more attention in New Zealand than any local race. British horse Marmelo is  favourite to win the cup, according […]



New Cup winner will earn millions in retirement

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News

The Melbourne Cup winner gets $6.2 million but could earn even more having fun in retirement.



Once-a-year punters tell why they love the Melbourne Cup

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Lead Story

New Zealanders are expected to spend over 10 million dollars on this year’s Melbourne Cup.
A Newswire street poll reveals why they’re so happy to lay their money down on an Aussie horse race.



Wellington’s Melbourne Cup party underway

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Latest News

Wellingtonians don their hats and facscinators for the Melbourne Cup Sally Muyoma reports.



Our $10 million Melbourne Cup habit no problem

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Latest News

Melbourne Cup not seen as an issue for problem gamblers. IRELAND HENDRY- TENNENT reports.



A history of the race that stops two nations

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article

How did an Australian horse race become so important in New Zealand? James Malthus looks back.



Live race action here ahead of race that stops two nations

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



No wrong way to pick a winner in the Melbourne Cup

Nov 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



PHOTO ESSAY: A day at the Trentham races in photos

Jan 31st, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Horses, hats and heels at Wellington Cup day are captured through photos.



Melbourne Cup hardly rates a mention

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

PEOPLE OF the Capital have mixed opinion when it comes to today’s Melbourne Cup. The biggest and most glamorous day on the Australian sporting calendar is hardly rating a mention on the streets of Wellington.



Have we learned anything from past referendums?

Nov 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Opinion

They have involved gambling, super, military training and voting, writes SARA GREIG.