News Articles - GRNSW News

  • Danny Green Coming To Wentworth Park

    02/10/2009
    GRNSW News
    Danny "The Green Machine" Green is on his way to Wentworth Park. Green will be the star-of-the-show at Wentworth Park on Saturday 31 October - the night of the Group One Schweppes Vic Peters Classic Final.
  • Who Will Be The States Top Dog?

    23/09/2009
    GRNSW News
    200 greyhounds, over 100 heats, 28 finals run at 28 tracks right across the state – and last year it came down to the very last race. Greyhound racing doesn’t get much better than that – or does it?
  • GRNSW Announce Merger Cost

    21/09/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) Chairman Professor Percy Allan AM today disclosed that the final costs for merging the greyhound division of the Greyhound and Harness Racing Regulatory Authority (GHRRA) with GRNSW totalled almost $2 million.
  • VETERINARY ADVISORY PANEL ESTABLISHED

    18/09/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today announced the establishment of a Veterinary Advisory Panel that will provide technical advice to GRNSW in relation to regulatory and animal welfare matters where veterinary views are relevant to matters being considered by GRNSW.
  • Schedule Shift A Winner On Debut

    17/09/2009
    GRNSW News
    The recent decision by Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) to move feature races into high profile timeslots has reaped immediate benefits for the code, GRNSW Chief Executive Brent Hogan announced today.
  • Dogs Continue To Strive For Winning Future

    10/09/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) though disappointed at Racing Minister, Kevin Greene’s decision not to implement the Cameron Report in its entirety, will continue to engage with the State Government to advocate the implementation of the full recommendations of Alan Cameron’s Review, Chairman Professor Percy Allan AM announced.
  • 'Live Sites' Coming To A Track Near You

    09/09/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) is set to embark on a whirlwind tour across the state to provide members of the sport a convenient face to face way of renewing their memberships with GRNSW. Eleven ‘Live Sites’ across the State, including one in Canberra, will be staged allowing Trainers, Owner/Trainers and Attendants to complete their 2009/2011 membership renewal.
  • Chief Steward Announced

    14/08/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today announced the appointment of Clint Bentley to the position of Chief Steward. Clint has considerable experience in the greyhound industry having occupied a number of regulatory positions with the State’s peak body.
  • Dogs Ramp Up Drug Detection

    14/08/2009
    GRNSW News
    The Board of Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today announced a series of changes to the state’s swabbing policy which will significantly improve all aspects of drug detection in the sport.
  • Dogs Continue To Surge Ahead

    12/08/2009
    GRNSW News
    Prizemoney levels will rise for the second time in a year following a decision by the Board of Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today to increase prizemoney by a further $1.5 million. The significant boost comes on the back of a substantial increase earlier this year meaning that GRNSW has delivered a $5.1 million dollar prizemoney increase since December, a jump of 33%. GRNSW Chairman Professor Percy Allan AM said the increase is a result of smart business decisions.