Posts Tagged ‘ Melbourne ’
Eager racegoers have been pouring into Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse since 10.30 this morning The Melbourne Cup race that stops two nations is set to jump for the 156th time at five oclock this afternoon. Betting agencies here and across the Tasman are reporting a huge influx in betting. By the time the totes close […]
The Melbourne Cup winner gets $6.2 million but could earn even more having fun in retirement.
Three Kiwi horses are looking to repeat last year’s cup success.ABE LEACH reports.
Melbourne Cup not seen as an issue for problem gamblers. IRELAND HENDRY- TENNENT reports.
How did an Australian horse race become so important in New Zealand? James Malthus looks back.
Wellington’s coffee is in the world’s top 10, according to a CNN rating.
Iranian basketball referees Fatemeh Fazel and Rouhi Maher enjoy officiating together as a married couple.
Anoushka Isaac volunteers for an award-winning charity. She talks to VICTORIA COTTERELL about living a meaningful life.
Job security and health are two reasons why Kiwis who are not Australian citizens return to New Zealand
Konstantin Dimopoulos’ latest sculpture inspired by Wairarapa wildlife.
MAORI LANGUAGE musician Mina Ripia says that there isn’t enough global recognition of music in te reo Maori – and she hopes to change that. Mina Ripia and her band WAI will be performing at the Australasian World Music Expo in Melbourne this week.
Loughlan Prior cried when his dad took him to play footy, but his dancing lessons led to a career he loves, writes NATASHA THYNE.
Not everyone is black and white about the issue of marriage. SOPHIE JACKMAN and LIZ WYLIE canvas opinion on the issue.
Their relationships could once have landed them in jail – now their photographs hang in an art gallery, writes ERIN KAVANAGH-HALL.
They have involved gambling, super, military training and voting, writes SARA GREIG.
Aussie Rules take over at Brooklyn park.
Wellington design student fascinated by trees and ‘stuff’.