News Articles - GRNSW News

  • GRNSW To Lead Industry

    04/02/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today welcomed the series of reforms announced yesterday by the Rees Government to enhance the administrative structure of greyhound racing that includes GRNSW assuming responsibility for greyhound regulatory functions currently performed by the Greyhound and Harness Racing Regulatory Authority (GHRRA).
  • Ensuring the future of Harness & Greyhound Racing

    03/02/2009
    GRNSW News
    The Rees Government today announced reforms that will ensure the ongoing integrity and viability of the harness and greyhound racing industries. Racing Minister Kevin Greene outlined a response to two reviews recommending significant changes to the commercial and regulatory oversight of the racing codes.
  • New Grading Policy Set To Commence

    03/02/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today announced that the new TAB Grading Policy would come in to operation for all meetings with nominations closing on or after Monday 9 February, 2009.
  • GRNSW Board Appointments

    28/01/2009
    GRNSW News
    Bill Mangafas, Murray Nicol, Tom Green and Joyce Alamango have been appointed to the Board of Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) when the current Board’s term of office ends on 9 February 2009.
  • Dial M for Greyhound of the Year

    20/01/2009
    GRNSW News
    It was a case of the “M’s” as Mandagery Man, Miss Elly Mint and Miagi were selected as the three finalists in the NSW Greyhound of the Year award. The winner will be announced at a Gala Event on Friday 13 February at The Hilton Sydney.
  • Important Notice - Maitland Meeting Abandoned

    15/01/2009
    GRNSW News
    This afternoon's meeting at Maitland, Thursday 15 January, has been abandoned due to the extreme weather conditions. The Blue Paws 5th Grade sprint final will be held next Wednesday 21 January 2009, with the current box draw to stand. In addition, the Australia Day Cup heats have also been re-programmed for next Wednesday's meeting but fields will be re-drawn with nominations closing Friday 16 January 2009, 10am.
  • Club Stewards Changes A Concern

    08/01/2009
    GRNSW News
    The Board of Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) has expressed concern at the announcement by the Greyhound and Harness Racing Regulatory Authority (GHRRA) that industry participants are to be banned from being Club Stewards at Country non-TAB race meetings.
  • NEW YEAR HERALDS PRIZEMONEY INCREASES

    01/01/2009
    GRNSW News
    The Board of Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today confirmed that the recently announced $3.5m prizemoney injection for NSW greyhound racing will take effect from today with the TAB meetings at Maitland and Dapto being the first to race under the new minimum prizemoney levels.
  • NCA Loan Arrangements Amended

    24/12/2008
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) has agreed to formally amend the loan agreement between the NSW National Coursing Association (NCA) and the GRNSW administered Greyhound Industry Development Fund (GIDF) which underpins The Gardens complex.
  • GRNSW Funds Training Venues

    08/12/2008
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) has announced the first two funding grants issued under the Position Statement on the Establishment of Greyhound Trialing Facilities.