News Articles - GRNSW News

  • Gosford Unveils $900,000 Improvements

    30/07/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) Chairman Professor Percy Allan AM unveiled the second and final stage of upgrades in the redevelopment of the Gosford greyhound racing track grandstand on Tuesday night. Alongside Minister for Gaming and Racing The Hon. Kevin Greene MP, Allan officially opened the new grandstand as part of GRNSW’s ongoing commitment to redevelop and improve its Premier racing venues.
  • Thoroughbreds Siphon Dollars From Dogs

    21/07/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound racing had subsidised its thoroughbred counterparts in NSW to the tune of $6.25 million over the past 12 months, effectively making the dogs the largest sponsor of thoroughbred racing in this state, Greyhound Racing NSW Chairman Professor Percy Allan AM, said today.
  • Dogs Call On Government To Act

    09/07/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today called on the NSW Government to implement the recommendations of an independent report it commissioned on wagering and the future sustainability of the NSW racing industry.
  • Blue Paws Super Series Underway

    29/06/2009
    GRNSW News
    A substantial change to the Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) Breeders and Owners Incentive Scheme, Blue Paws, will commence in early August with the staging of the first Blue Paws Super Series at Wentworth Park.
  • Bill Fanning Joins GRNSW

    18/06/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) today announced the appointment of Bill Fanning as the new General Manager, Racing and Integrity. The appointment, which comes after an extensive recruitment process, is another step towards the merging of the greyhound division of the Greyhound and Harness Racing Authority (GHRRA) and GRNSW.
  • Country Challenge Goes Down To The Wire

    15/06/2009
    GRNSW News
    Five greyhounds are still in the hunt for the ultimate prize in the Greyhound Racing NSW Country Challenge. The series that has traversed the State over the past nine months comes to a conclusion within the next two weeks and some of the best greyhounds in NSW are still vying to pick up the $10,000 bonus for being the overall winner of the series.
  • Merger legislation passes through parliament

    13/05/2009
    GRNSW News
    The NSW Government has announced that the legislation which enables the merger of GRNSW and the greyhound division of the Greyhound and Harness Racing Regulatory Authority (GHRRA) moved through parliament yesterday.
  • GRNSW Prepared For Merger

    21/04/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW is making solid progress towards the merging of the greyhound division of the Greyhound and Harness Racing Regulatory Authority and GRNSW.
  • Allan re-appointed Chairman

    24/02/2009
    GRNSW News
    The new Board of Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) announced today that it had re-appointed Professor Percy Allan AM to the position of Chairman.
  • NSW GREYHOUND RACING SUPPORTS BUSHFIRE RELIEF

    17/02/2009
    GRNSW News
    Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) in a joint initiative with the NSW Greyhound Breeders Owners and Trainers Association (GBOTA) will conduct a special benefit race meeting on Saturday 28 February 2009 at Wentworth Park to support the Victorian bushfire fundraising appeal.