Geelong Training Facilities and ThoroughTrack Update / Victoria / 16 Apr, 2009


As a result of concerns received from many trainers based at Geelong regarding the inadequate training facilities at the Geelong Training Complex, the ATA has written to Racing Victoria Limited requesting an urgent meeting to address and resolve these issues.

Click here for the ATA’s letter to RVL regarding Geelong Training Facilities.


Following the cancellation of the Geelong ThoroughTrack race meeting on Wednesday 8 April, Racing Victoria Limited has announced that the return to racing at the Geelong ThoroughTrack has been postponed pending additional remedial work.

The race meetings scheduled for the Geelong ThoroughTrack on Friday 24 April and Friday 1 May have been transferred.

The meeting on Friday 24 April will now be held at Pakenham while the meeting on Friday 1 May will be conducted at Ballarat.

Click here for RVL’s Media Release of 16 April 2009 advising of the postponement of racing at the Geelong ThoroughTrack.