Rocky ‘represent’ at the Gold Coast’s glamour Jewel race meeting.

Rocky ‘represent’ at the Gold Coast’s glamour Jewel race meeting. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/03/2024

The Rockhampton Jockey Club have put back trials and jump outs originally scheduled for Callaghan Park next Tuesday to the following Monday ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/02/2024

It was just fantastic to see popular horse trainer John Poots, who sustained serious brain injuries from a horse related incident at his ...

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GOAT Damien Oliver named as The Archer official Ambassador.

GOAT Damien Oliver named as The Archer official Ambassador. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/02/2024

The Rocky Amateurs Race Club has announced that recently retired Australian record Group 1 race winning jockey Damien Oliver will be the official ...

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Two Gold Coast features for Mitchell & Anna Power.

Two Gold Coast features for Mitchell & Anna Power. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/02/2024

Young Rockhampton couple Mitchell and Anna Power are in the enviable position of having the first two horses they have raced together qualify for ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep115

Rocky Turf Talk ep115 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/02/2024

Russell talks with trainer Graeme Green about Blue Kentucky Moon and Aleaco as well as an update on Master Jamie’s preparations for his ...

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Action packed weeks ahead at Callaghan Park

Action packed weeks ahead at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/02/2024

You have to give it to Oscar Wilde; he was “spot on” if you will excuse the modern vernacular. Wilde (1854-1900) a famed Irish playwright and ...

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Worth the long miles to Callaghan Park for Matt Kropp.

Worth the long miles to Callaghan Park for Matt Kropp. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/02/2024

It’s a well- worn quote, phrase, term or however you wish to refer to it, “the harder I work, the luckier I get.” Of course, “hard work and luck” ...

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Congratulations to our newest RJC Life Members.

Congratulations to our newest RJC Life Members. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/02/2024

The Rockhampton Jockey Club’s oldest member Bruce McKenzie is its newest Life Member after being awarded the honour by Club Chairman Rob Carr ...

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Bumper day & an excellent 10 race program for Callaghan Park Friday Feb 16

Bumper day & an excellent 10 race program for Callaghan Park Friday Feb 16 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/02/2024

Figuratively speaking, Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse won’t know what hit it tomorrow (Friday) with a mammoth 10 race TAB card featuring ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep114

Rocky Turf Talk ep114 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/02/2024

Russell talks with trainer, Jamie McConachy, about his four runners on Friday

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Bumper race meeting at Callaghan Park Friday Feb 16.

Bumper race meeting at Callaghan Park Friday Feb 16. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/02/2024

The Rockhampton Jockey Club this Friday, through a set of mitigating circumstances, may stage its busiest race meeting in 155 years of operation. ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/02/2024

There has been a run of jockeys who service Capricornia racing being “in the wars” through in the main – injuries. The latest is Callaghan ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep113

Rocky Turf Talk ep113 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/02/2024

Russell talks with Jared Wehlow, Cocobrew’s Participant Award winner for January

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/02/2024

As I have said before and allow me to say it again, as long as I can remember a poster horse arrives around this time of year – year in and year ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/02/2024

Nominations for the forthcoming Capricornia Yearling Sales to be held at the Robert Schwarten Pavilion in Rockhampton on Sunday, April 7 were to ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/01/2024

It was an Australia Day long weekend to forget for Callaghan Park trainer Graeme Green and his stable stars Master Jamie and Top Spy last week. ...

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Master Jamie unfazed by outside barrier draw.

Master Jamie unfazed by outside barrier draw. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/01/2024

Graeme Green, the Callaghan Park trainer and part-owner of Rockhampton racing’s millionaire equine Master Jamie, shrugged off the horse’s outside ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep112

Rocky Turf Talk ep112 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/01/2024

Russell talks with Brandon Diplock about the new startup venture, One Syndications and its two racers Awol and Shadowen

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Racking AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racking AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/01/2024

The Rockhampton Jockey Club will host its biggest meeting for the new calendar year to date  with a bumper nine race TAB program this Thursday, ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/01/2024

In horse racing it is a given that you have to experience losing to really appreciate the value of winning a race. That applies to jockeys, ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/01/2024

The thrill of winning a horse race, be it as a jockey, trainer or owner is hard “to beat” if you will excuse the pun. While I will not disclose ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/01/2024

Even at this early stage with slightly less that half of the current racing season competed, it seems the stage is set for an enthralling battle ...

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Success continues for Callaghan Park contingent.

Success continues for Callaghan Park contingent. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/01/2024

Callaghan Park trainer Kerrod Smyth is certainly the in-form mentor among the racing ranks presently having prepared six winners between December ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep111

Rocky Turf Talk ep111 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/01/2024

Russell talks with Graeme Green, Cocobrew’s Participant Award winner for December

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/01/2024

As I keep on saying, year-in and year-out around this time graduates from Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sales really fire. For instance, ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/01/2024

With so many news items around local racing this week, I’ll submit the Racing Around Rockhampton Column in two issues – Thursday and Friday.  ...

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Who wants to be a millionaire? Master Jamie surpasses 156 years of rich Rocky racing history.

Who wants to be a millionaire? Master Jamie surpasses 156 years of rich Rocky racing history. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/01/2024

… Granted it is the name of the popular television program but Rockhampton’s star racehorse Master Jamie has become just that – a ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep110

Rocky Turf Talk ep110 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/12/2023

Russell presents his selections for Tuesday’s meeting

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/12/2023

In a plan designed for “strategic placement,” Sunnycoast, the winner of this year’s $150,000 Capricornia Yearling Sales 2YO Classic (1200m) at ...

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Happy Birthday Mark Lehmann

Happy Birthday Mark Lehmann | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/12/2023

I am a great believer in fate. Some things are just destined and meant to happen.  Such was the case today when I noticed on Facebook it was ...

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Master Jamie gains slot in King of the Mountain on New Years Day.

Master Jamie gains slot in King of the Mountain on New Years Day. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/12/2023

Dual Rockhampton Cup winner Master Jamie has gained a slot in the $750,000 Mort and Co sponsored King Of The Mountain (1200m) at Toowoomba’s ...

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Thursday Callaghan Park Wrap by David Aldred (CEO)

Thursday Callaghan Park Wrap by David Aldred (CEO) | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/12/2023

A mix of trainers, owners, and jockeys got some extra cash for Christmas with some long-priced winners and some well-supported favourites sharing ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/12/2023

Good to see some former familiar older faces on the listings of the jockeys ranks riding at the Callaghan Park, Rockhampton meeting tomorrow ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep109

Rocky Turf Talk ep109 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/12/2023

Russell talks to David Aldred about some highlights coming for 2024

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/12/2023

Gun Rockhampton colt Astapor will be in the hot seat at Eagle Farm on Saturday when he attempts to cement his position as “the real thing” for ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/12/2023

Mercurial Rockhampton warhorse Master Jamie has come through last Monday’s win in a Callaghan Park barrier trial with flying colours as he ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/12/2023

It’s well known that “positivity breeds positivity” and there is an abundance of that quality emanating from Callaghan Park racecourse after last ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/12/2023

The topical theme “it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” appropriately sums up what will be taking place at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep108

Rocky Turf Talk ep108 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/12/2023

Russell talks with Ashley Butler, Cocobrew’s Participant Award winner for November

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/12/2023

A sizzling summer awaits the Rockhampton stable of Clinton Taylor after he gave glowing reports today (Tuesday) on the progression of his star ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/12/2023

Rockhampton racing’s complete domination of Mackay Turf Club TAB race meetings reached its zenith on Thursday when it provided six of the seven ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/11/2023

Busy lead-up to Christmas with race meetings throughout Capricornia. Commences in earnest tomorrow (Friday) with an excellent eight race TAB card ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep107

Rocky Turf Talk ep107 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/11/2023

Clint Taylor discusses his hopes for Donmore Girl, Chinny Boom and Valorous Performer

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/11/2023

The reappearance of that special talent, the Clinton Taylor trained Chinny Boom will highlight the Rockhampton Jockey Club’s attractive eight ...

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Rodney Hay not interested in $1 Million offer on Astapor.

Rodney Hay not interested in $1 Million offer on Astapor. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/11/2023

2023-111-28ASTAPOR The phones have not stopped ringing with offers of as much as $1,000,000 being made (to buy) after Rockhampton racing’s latest ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/11/2023

Boom Rockhampton juvenile Astapor gets his chance to display his skills in Brisbane on Saturday when he contests a $130K QTIS 2YO Plate (1100m) ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep106

Rocky Turf Talk ep106 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/11/2023

Russell’s selections for Tuesday, 21st November

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/11/2023

Two great advertisements for the forthcoming 2024 Capricornia Yearling Sales in Rockhampton on April 7 next year focusing attention on that venue ...

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‘Ready by Design’ under lights tonight at Moonee Valley.

‘Ready by Design’ under lights tonight at Moonee Valley. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/11/2023

When Rockhampton horse trainer Jared Wehlow purchased a seven-year-old nondescript sight unseen gelding from an online auction in April for a ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/11/2023

Emerald trainer Raymond Williams looks like playing a strong hand in the finals of the $200K Country Cups Challenge (1600m) and $105K Country ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/11/2023

Spring, summer, autumn or winter you can bet your life Rockhampton racing stakeholders will be ON THE ROAD AGAIN. Such as this Thursday (16/11) ...

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Jockey-trainer Tash Chambers makes dual licencee headlines.

Jockey-trainer Tash Chambers makes dual licencee headlines. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/11/2023

Rockhampton trainer “Tash” won’t be able to blame the jockey if her horse “Jack” gets beaten at the Sunshine Coast’s metropolitan meeting on ...

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Rocky debutant colt ‘Astapor’ Not for Sale.

Rocky debutant colt ‘Astapor’ Not for Sale. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/11/2023

The “Not For Sale” sign has been firmly entrenched around last Friday’s brilliant Clinton Taylor trained Rockhampton debutant colt Astapor after ...

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2500km road trip yields seven wins for apprentice jockey Brook Johnson.

2500km road trip yields seven wins for apprentice jockey Brook Johnson. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/11/2023

Rockhampton’s racing’s latest rising star, the apprentice Brooke Johnson, riding on the crest of a winning wave has a new adaptation for the ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/11/2023

Rockhampton trainer Nick Walsh leads the way in this week’s column with a two-pronged attack on Saturday’s Doomben card in Brisbane. Walsh 25, ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/11/2023

Over to Callaghan Park, Rockhampton tomorrow (Friday) for what traditionally is known as the Breeders 2YO Plate Race Day. Once both heats of the ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep105

Rocky Turf Talk ep105 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/11/2023

Russell talks to Cocobrew’s October Participant Award winner Jason Morgan

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Colin Bell has his hopes on ‘Ask Me Mate’ Friday at Callaghan Park

Colin Bell has his hopes on ‘Ask Me Mate’ Friday at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/11/2023

Keeping up the namesake of others before him, Gracemere owner Colin Bell has his hopes pinned on Ask Me Mate winning Friday’s $47,000 TAB ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/11/2023

Weight, usually in the form of that allocated by the handicapper is often a bone of contention in horse racing. This racing tale is about weight ...

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On The Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On The Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/11/2023

The most interesting ON THE ROAD AGAIN trip this week is that of Callaghan Park trainer Jared Wehlow. He left Rocky earlier in the week floating ...

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John Poots … “So good to be back home!”

John Poots … “So good to be back home!” | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/11/2023

You can’t keep a good man down and John Poots is a good man! Almost four months after suffering serious brain injuries and undergoing multiple ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/11/2023

Without question the best field ever to contest a race at Yeppoon’s Keppel Park racecourse will contest Saturday’s thrilling $15K G.J. Gardner ...

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Queensland’s current sand track star ‘Kobe Rocks’ a contender for Roma Cup.

Queensland’s current sand track star ‘Kobe Rocks’ a contender for Roma Cup. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/11/2023

Introducing, “Kobe” as members of his 20 strong fan-base reckon he “rocks”. More so on sand of course which understandably could ponder the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/11/2023

Rockhampton racing stakeholders and indeed all associated with the Rockhampton Jockey Club as well as the people of this city, should be ...

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The best Yeppoon Cup field on show this Saturday at Keppel Park.

The best Yeppoon Cup field on show this Saturday at Keppel Park. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/10/2023

Horse racing which commenced on the Capricorn Coast under the auspices of the Yeppoon Amateur Racing Club on Wednesday, September 23, 1981, has ...

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Debutante’s dream result in Townsville.

Debutante’s dream result in Townsville. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/10/2023

The line from the 1969 hit song the Age Of Aquarius “let the sunshine, let the sunshine in” would have set the scene for Rockhampton dual ...

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‘Cricket score odds’ win & all the action from Callaghan Park Friday.

‘Cricket score odds’ win & all the action from Callaghan Park Friday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/10/2023

Rockhampton racing’s longshot king, trainer Stephen Rundle top scored when his rank outsider, the quirky named Whatjeudin’ scored at the odds of ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/10/2023

What is it that is said – “practice what you preach” which in a biblical idiom albeit ironic as I lead into this week’s road trips. You see, I ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep104

Rocky Turf Talk ep104 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/10/2023

Russell talks to trainer Nick Walsh about Fine Shot and Queen Assassin

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Friday’s program at Callaghan Park promises first class regional racing!

Friday’s program at Callaghan Park promises first class regional racing! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/10/2023

Piggybacking from the unqualified success of last Saturday’s Rockhampton Jockey Club Caulfield Cup Race Day, the club has scheduled a first-class ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/10/2023

Busy set of trials and jump outs at Callaghan Park racecourse on Monday morning. Apart from the “babies” (2YO’s) strutting their stuff, there was ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/10/2023

Delighted to hear nothing but positive reports about the success of the last Saturday’s Caulfield Cup race day at Callaghan Park. I did the ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep103

Rocky Turf Talk ep103 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/10/2023

Russell talks to David Aldred about the new member’s facilities at Callaghan Park

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All the glitz and glamour that is ‘Fashions on the Field’

All the glitz and glamour that is ‘Fashions on the Field’ | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/10/2023

The Rockhampton Jockey Club’s Caulfield Cup Day races has for over 30 years enjoyed the reputation of being the highlight of Spring racing in the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/10/2023

The hammer has almost come down on the livestock and thoroughbred auctioneering career of well-known Rockhampton racing and cattle identity Ken ...

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Emerald 100 win a triumph for Rocky apprentice Nikki Olzard.

Emerald 100 win a triumph for Rocky apprentice Nikki Olzard. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/10/2023

The recent increase in numbers of the Rockhampton jockeying ranks, was evident out at Emerald last Saturday where they rode the card of five ...

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Rocky Racing Through The Years with Tony McMahon.

Rocky Racing Through The Years with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/10/2023

2023-10-17ROCKRACLTHYEARS ROCKY RACING THROUGH THE YEARS During her whirlwind jockeying career, racing was always at the forefront for ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/10/2023

Rockhampton apprentice jockey Erin Molloy is the undisputed winner of “Taking the Gong” for her ON THE ROAD AGAIN marathons over the last week. ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/10/2023

Do you ever answer your own questions? I certainly do. Don’t we have some excellent racing coming up in the weeks ahead in the Capricornia ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/10/2023

There was no prouder man on Callaghan Park racecourse on Sunday than Uruguay jockey Raul Silvera Olivera and with understandable justification. ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep102

Rocky Turf Talk ep102 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/10/2023

Russell talks to Trent Williams about recent track renovations at Callaghan Park

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Rockhampton horse trainer John Poots returns to Rocky.

Rockhampton horse trainer John Poots returns to Rocky. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/10/2023

In what is being described as a miraculous recovery, Rockhampton horse trainer John Poots who suffered serious brain injuries in a horse related ...

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On The Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On The Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/10/2023

Another week and more travelling ON THE ROAD AGAIN for our intrepid stakeholders from Rockhampton and the Capricornia region. Passionate Central ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/10/2023

Rockhampton comeback jockey Dale Evans experienced the highs and lows of racing in just under an hour at Townsville’s TAB meeting where he was ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/10/2023

Sunday’s Rockhampton Jockey Club race meeting is shaping well with 79 entries to date. More are expected to come in with the extension deadline ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/09/2023

Comeback Rockhampton jockey Dale Evans hasn’t wasted any time in getting back ON THE ROAD AGAIN. Dale returned from a four-year hiatus at Keppel ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/09/2023

Certainly, some great racing coming up around Capricornia and in the surrounding regions in the next couple of weeks. Before progressing there, ...

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Rocky Racing Through the Years.

Rocky Racing Through the Years. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/09/2023

Change is one of the inevitable and certain ‘’constants’ of life. What better way than to illustrate it as an adjunct to recording change, than ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/09/2023

Racing heads down to Keppel Park, Yeppoon tomorrow (Tuesday) for the final of the RJC race meetings there over the refurbishment period of ...

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Dale Evans to stage comeback in Yeppoon Tuesday.

Dale Evans to stage comeback in Yeppoon Tuesday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/09/2023

Dale Evans, one of Rockhampton’s most naturally talented jockeys will make a low-key comeback to race riding at the Rockhampton Jockey Club’s ...

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Rocky Racing Through the Years compiled by Tony McMahon.

Rocky Racing Through the Years compiled by Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/09/2023

This is the first of a weekly pictorial series compiled by Tony McMahon titled ROCKY RACING THROUGH THE YEARS. The idiom “a picture paints 1000 ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/09/2023

The Rockhampton Jockey Club have had a good response from trainers for the meeting to be held at Keppel Park, Yeppoon next Tuesday. Some 72 ...

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Button on the move north.

Button on the move north. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/09/2023

In a move that will be beneficial to Rockhampton racing, five times former premier Callaghan Park trainer Tom Buton is to relocate from his ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/09/2023

Callaghan Park trainer Dale Whyte will travel his maidener SHOOTINGOFFTHEHAND to Doomben on Wednesday to make his debut in a $62,500 QTIS 3YO ...

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ATA’s Awards acknowledge Rocky racing greats & incredible QRISP support for John & Louise Poots.

ATA’s Awards acknowledge Rocky racing greats & incredible QRISP support for John & Louise Poots. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/09/2023

Two Rockhampton horses trainers figured prominently winning awards at the Queensland division of the Australian Trainers Association celebratory ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/09/2023

We are ON THE ROAD AGAIN with a group of Rockhampton trainers and jockeys heading to the Bowen Turf Club’s race meeting on Thursday. Bowen’s Ben ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/09/2023

I found it hard to believe that former Rockhampton premier trainer Lyle Rowe celebrated in very low-key fashion his 83rd birthday at a ...

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Yeppoon racing tomorrow whilst Callaghan Park is refurbished.

Yeppoon racing tomorrow whilst Callaghan Park is refurbished. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/09/2023

The Rockhampton Jockey Club will stage a seven race TAB card with a difference tomorrow (Tuesday) as the venue will not be the customary ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/09/2023

A new name among the riding ranks emerging at the Rockhampton Jockey Club’s TAB race meeting at Keppel Park, Yeppoon on Tuesday is that of ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/09/2023

It has been ages since Rockhampton boasted such a talented array of apprentice jockeys that presently are based in the city. I speak of Brooke ...

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On The Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On The Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/09/2023

The report cards are excellent as are the barrier draws for a trio of top Rockhampton horses ON THE ROAD AGAIN heading south 634km down the Bruce ...

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Seriously injured trainer John Poots receives a surprise visit.

Seriously injured trainer John Poots receives a surprise visit. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/09/2023

Seriously injured Rockhampton horse trainer John Poots has been transferred from the Royal Brisbane’s Women’s Hospital to an adjoining facility ...

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7 rides puts Tahlia Fenlon back in full swing in Mackay Tuesday.

7 rides puts Tahlia Fenlon back in full swing in Mackay Tuesday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/09/2023

Premier Rockhampton apprentice jockey Tahlia Fenlon will be anxious to make up for lost time when she gets back among the swing of things with a ...

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Raul Silvera Ready to Ride

Raul Silvera Ready to Ride | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/09/2023

South American jockey Raul Silvera has been granted a provincial jockey’s licence by QRIC. He will commence riding track work at Callaghan Park ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/09/2023

ON THE ROAD AGAIN before we know it will be popular Callaghan Park and former Central Western based trainer Allan Clark, renowned for his ...

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International jockey to call Rocky home

International jockey to call Rocky home | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/08/2023

Rockhampton Jockey Club (RJC) Chairman, Rob Carr this week welcomed successful international jockey Raul Silvera to the riding ranks at Callaghan ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/08/2023

To ensure that everybody is aware, just a repeat serve here. There will be no racing at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse during September ...

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Callaghan Park Track Renovation Has Commenced

Callaghan Park Track Renovation Has Commenced | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/08/2023

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park Racecourse is undergoing its annual turf track spring renovation. RJC Track Manager Trent Williams, the RJC track ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/08/2023

Callaghan Park regular, the Gold Coast based FIFO hoop Jason Taylor has been very much in the news this past week after a career best five wins ...

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Winning ways set to continue for Taylor, Wiggins & Sewell in Rocky tomorrow.

Winning ways set to continue for Taylor, Wiggins & Sewell in Rocky tomorrow. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/08/2023

Jockeys Jason Taylor, Ryan Wiggins and Adam Sewell, who between them rode eight winners on the 10 race Cairns Cup card last Saturday are expected ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/08/2023

While in the process of compiling this week’s ON THE ROAD AGAIN COLUMN the song ‘’It’s a Long Way to Tipperary” came to mind. Many of you younger ...

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‘Bye Bye Barry’ … Thanks for the memories.

‘Bye Bye Barry’ … Thanks for the memories. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/08/2023

‘’All good things come to an end” is what Gracemere trainer Jim O’Shea said in the moment of announcing the retirement of his good old mate the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/08/2023

Hi folks, what a sensational weekend for the Rockhampton horses, trainers and owners in Brisbane at Doomben last Saturday. As you would be well ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/08/2023

Buckle up everyone as we are ON THE ROAD AGAIN with our intrepid Rockhampton racing stakeholders. Our first port of call will be Brisbane’s ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/08/2023

Apprentice jockey Stacey Callow, 21, who is making a name for herself in SEQ will make her first sojourn to ride at Rockhampton’s TAB race ...

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ATA’s Cameron Partington launches appeal for much loved trainer, John Poots.

ATA’s Cameron Partington launches appeal for much loved trainer, John Poots. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/08/2023

Those of us who work with our beloved thoroughbreds or with any horses for that matter are well aware of the inherent dangers that exist. As is ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep101

Rocky Turf Talk ep101 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/08/2023

Russell talks to David Aldred about his new position as CEO of the Rockhampton Jockey Club

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/08/2023

Wow what a weekend for Rockhampton racing stakeholders and their horses. Callaghan Park trainer Jared Wehlow started the ball rolling winning the ...

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On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon.

On the Road AGAIN with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/08/2023

Here we go again folks on the highways and byways with our Rockhampton racing stakeholders for another report of ON THE ROAD AGAIN. Didn’t the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/08/2023

As expected, Rockhampton’s St Joseph’s Cathedral was packed on Wednesday morning (9/8) for the celebration of the life of Ray “Feno” Fenlon”. ...

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2 consecutive trebles for apprentice jockey Brooke Johnson.

2 consecutive trebles for apprentice jockey Brooke Johnson. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/08/2023

Rockhampton apprentice jockey Brooke Johnson continued her amazing winning streak at Yeppoon races last Saturday riding her second consecutive ...

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‘Sidearm’ to make it 4 for trainer John Wiggington at Eagle Farm.

‘Sidearm’ to make it 4 for trainer John Wiggington at Eagle Farm. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/08/2023

Multiple Rockhampton premiership winning trainer John Wigginton couldn’t recall the last time he prepared a Callaghan Park winning treble after I ...

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On the Road Again with Tony McMahon.

On the Road Again with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/08/2023

Tighten your seatbelts everyone and let’s get back ON THE ROAD AGAIN. Firstly, though, thanks for the positive feedback regarding the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/08/2023

Remember the song “Duncan”? You may know it better as Ï love to have a beer with Duncan” released by Slim Dusty in 1980. Slim in his inimitable ...

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“Pretty Good Season” for jockey Ashley Butler

“Pretty Good Season” for jockey Ashley Butler | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/08/2023

While it is regarded as a truism that “weight stops trains”, it certainly hasn’t stopped Rockhampton heavyweight jockey Ashley Butler, 31, from ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/07/2023

Ian Mill, the outgoing Rockhampton Jockey Club CEO had his last day in that capacity at Callaghan Park today, Friday (July 28). Ian commenced his ...

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On the Road Again by Tony McMahon.

On the Road Again by Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/07/2023

Introducing the first edition of a new column written by Tony McMahon and titled ON THE ROAD AGAIN designed to keep the Rockhampton racing public ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky With Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky With Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/07/2023

First things first, congratulations are in order to Rockhampton apprentice Tahlia Fenlon on becoming the first female apprentice to win a Mackay ...

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A Treble Takes Vale To The Top of The Trainers Premiership

A Treble Takes Vale To The Top of The Trainers Premiership | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/07/2023

Callaghan Park trainer Ricky Vale, in no uncertain fashion comprehensively won his second Rockhampton Jockey Club trainers’ premiership with a ...

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Barrier draw not ideal for Princess Tenko at Doomben.

Barrier draw not ideal for Princess Tenko at Doomben. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/07/2023

Rockhampton trainer Clinton Taylor’s confidence in Princess Tenko winning at Doomben on Saturday nosedived before resurfacing somewhat after the ...

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Closest trainers premiership in over a century and a half of Rocky racing.

Closest trainers premiership in over a century and a half of Rocky racing. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/07/2023

Rockhampton’s trainer’s premiership for the 2022/23 season which concludes on Thursday is shaping up as almost certainly the closest result in ...

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Brisbane’s Jimmy Orman will make a rare appearance at Callaghan Park Thursday.

Brisbane’s Jimmy Orman will make a rare appearance at Callaghan Park Thursday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/07/2023

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse on Thursday will become part of “the battlefield” in deciding the outcome of the current season’s ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/07/2023

Another chapter in a book that could be titled “Namazu” was written at Mackay races last Friday when the giant horse provided rookie apprentice ...

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Trainer Nick Walsh hopeful for ‘Bollente’ to perform in Mackay.

Trainer Nick Walsh hopeful for ‘Bollente’ to perform in Mackay. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/07/2023

Leading Rockhampton trainer Nick Walsh is hopeful that his charge Bollente, an unlucky fourth in last Friday’s Rockhampton Newmarket (1300m) can ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/07/2023

Seriously, it never ceases to amaze me how jockeys “get around” so much these days. They bob up “here, there and everywhere” so to speak. Les ...

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Local hero Master Jamie, did the crowd proud in Saturday’s TAB Rockhampton Cup.

Local hero Master Jamie, did the crowd proud in Saturday’s TAB Rockhampton Cup. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/07/2023

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse spontaneously erupted around 3.42pm Saturday with racegoers from all walks of life screaming and cheering ...

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‘Junior’ wins the TAB Rockhampton Newmarket for Wakefield Racing!

‘Junior’ wins the TAB Rockhampton Newmarket for Wakefield Racing! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/07/2023

Family ties and memories came to the fore when “Junior” won the $100,000 TAB Rockhampton Newmarket (1300m) for three generations of Brisbane’s ...

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Local apprentice Tahlia Fenlon called on for Lee Freedman’s ‘Bottega’ in the Cup.

Local apprentice Tahlia Fenlon called on for Lee Freedman’s ‘Bottega’ in the Cup. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/07/2023

Hall of Fame trainer Lee Freedman, with five Melbourne Cups among the 127 GR 1 winners to his credit has called on local apprentice Tahlia Fenlon ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep100

Rocky Turf Talk ep100 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/07/2023

Russell talks to Clinton Taylor about his entries for this weekend

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David Aldred Gets The Top Racing Job In Rockhampton

David Aldred Gets The Top Racing Job In Rockhampton | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/07/2023

On the eve of its most important annual race days, the Rockhampton Jockey Club is thrilled to announce the appointment of highly skilled racing ...

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Clear skies ahead for Callaghan Park’s premier Newmarket and Cup Days.

Clear skies ahead for Callaghan Park’s premier Newmarket and Cup Days. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/07/2023

Clearing skies over Rockhampton today (Wednesday) and huge fields for Friday’s rich TAB Rockhampton Newmarket Handicap race meeting have ...

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High hopes for NZ Jockey Samantha Collett at Callaghan Park Friday.

High hopes for NZ Jockey Samantha Collett at Callaghan Park Friday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/07/2023

Champion New Zealand jockey Samantha Collett who now calls Brisbane home will be hoping that the Callaghan Park track which holds special ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/07/2023

Excuse the pun but there will be considerable “hype’’ around if the Irish horse so named Hype (IRE) contests Saturday’s $150,000 TAB Rockhampton ...

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248 Entries for an enormous $940,000 in Winter Racing prize money.

248 Entries for an enormous $940,000 in Winter Racing prize money. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/07/2023

Rockhampton Jockey Club officials are buoyed after having received 248 entries for the two-feature race days of the Winter Racing Carnival at ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/06/2023

The Graeme Green trained Master Jamie never ceases to amaze me. I’ve written reams about the Poet’s Choice (GB) – Verkko 6YO gelding from ...

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GR 1 jockey Martin Harley the toast of Callaghan Park Sunday.

GR 1 jockey Martin Harley the toast of Callaghan Park Sunday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/06/2023

Globe trotting five times GR 1 winning jockey Martin Harley has provided the Rockhampton Jockey Club with priceless rave comments about Callaghan ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep99

Rocky Turf Talk ep99 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/06/2023

Russell talks to Gold Coast trainer Toby Edmonds about his prospects for Sunday’s meeting

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/06/2023

“Visiting’’ horses will be chasing the spoils at Friday’s TAB races at Callaghan Park when 41% of the 76 starters are trained outside of ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep98

Rocky Turf Talk ep98 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/06/2023

Russell talks to jockey Warwick Satherley about his expectations for Friday

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Quality racing for a massive Tatt’s weekend.

Quality racing for a massive Tatt’s weekend. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/06/2023

Quality racing is guaranteed for the first official two days of the Rockhampton Jockey Club’s Winter Racing Carnival after 189 horses were ...

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Idyllic conditions for tomorrow’s RGGS 21st annual raceday.

Idyllic conditions for tomorrow’s RGGS 21st annual raceday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/06/2023

What a beautiful day for a winter race meeting with predictions that it will be picture-perfect for the 21st annual Rockhampton Girls Grammar ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep97

Rocky Turf Talk ep97 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/06/2023

Russell speaks with Cocobrew’s May Participant Award winner, trainer Jess Kuhn

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21st Celebrations for the Rocky Girls Grammar Raceday This Saturday.

21st Celebrations for the Rocky Girls Grammar Raceday This Saturday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/06/2023

In an about way, Saturday’s Rockhampton Girls Grammar School race day at Callaghan Park is the unofficial commencement of Rockhampton’s Winter ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/06/2023

Congratulations to Rockhampton’s Mitchell and Anna Power who were two times winners this week. Firstly with the birth of their baby  daughter ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/06/2023

From a journalistic perspective I have always enjoyed writing newsy quirky columns such as Racing Around Rockhampton. Columns allows the creator ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/06/2023

It has been a huge couple of weeks for Rockhampton jockeys both juniors and one very gifted senior. On this occasion I’ll go along with “age ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep 96

Rocky Turf Talk ep 96 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/05/2023

Russell talks to Ian Mill about the introduction of the RJC Gold Club

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Group 1 winner Ben Thompson’s flying visit to Callaghan Park.

Group 1 winner Ben Thompson’s flying visit to Callaghan Park. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/05/2023

Premier Rockhampton trainer Clinton Taylor was full of praise for GROUP 1 winning Brisbane jockey Ben Thompson after he made a whirl wind visit ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/05/2023

In keeping with the saying “the early bird catches the worm” ensure you get to the Rockhampton Jockey Club’s TAB races on Friday early. The first ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep95

Rocky Turf Talk ep95 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/05/2023

Russell talks to trainer Jason Morgan about his aspirations for Media Empire

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RJC seeking an experienced Chief Executive Officer

RJC seeking an experienced Chief Executive Officer | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/05/2023

The Rockhampton Jockey Club is seeking an experienced professional for the important position of Chief Executive Officer. Rockhampton, with a ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/05/2023

I was delighted to see trainer Pat Dillon and his wife Louse win a race double at Callaghan Park last Thursday. How fantastic for Pat to train ...

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40 year drought broken for trainer, Pat Dillon.

40 year drought broken for trainer, Pat Dillon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/05/2023

The glorious uncertainty of racing prevailed at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park races last Thursday when trainer Pat Dillon ended a 40 years winning ...

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Retirement beckons for Rockhampton Jockey Club CEO, Ian Mill

Retirement beckons for Rockhampton Jockey Club CEO, Ian Mill | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/05/2023

Rockhampton Jockey Club’s CEO Ian Mill’s tenure is coming to a close, after a very successful period at Callaghan Park. However, his association ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/05/2023

The Rockhampton Jockey Club will present one of its busiest TAB race meetings for some time at Callaghan Park on Thursday (18/5) with an ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep94

Rocky Turf Talk ep94 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/05/2023

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We’re Racing Tomorrow at Callaghan Park.

We’re Racing Tomorrow at Callaghan Park. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/05/2023

In an incredible feat believed to be unprecedented in the history of the  Mackay Turf Club TAB race meetings, Rockhampton trainers made a clean ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep93

Rocky Turf Talk ep93 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/05/2023

Russell speaks with Cocobrew’s April Participant Award winner, Course Curator, Trent Williams

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/05/2023

The Rockhampton Jockey Club will be one of 11 Queensland race clubs that stages racing this coming Saturday. The six event Callaghan Park TAB ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/05/2023

I was a disbeliever when Jean told me Mackay apprentice Jade Doolan rode at Warrnambool on Tuesday. I delved into RISA for Warrnambool  race ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/05/2023

Good news that all is well with Clinton Taylor trained topliner Chinny Boom. The filly reportedly pulled up sore after her out of character 7.7l ...

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Archer win for Cupid’s Syndicate

Archer win for Cupid’s Syndicate | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/05/2023

To put it succinctly, Sunday’s historic first $1 million race day at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse, starring it’s richest ever run race ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep92

Rocky Turf Talk ep92 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/04/2023

Russell’s selections for Rocky Amateur’s richest Archer Race Day

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Archer slot holders ponder Sunday barrier draw.

Archer slot holders ponder Sunday barrier draw. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/04/2023

Startantes and Vega One, the two GR 1 race winners engaged in Sunday’s $775,000 The Archer (1300m) at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse, ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/04/2023

Just while compiling today’s (27/4) Racing Around Rockhampton Column, I feel rather emotional after just watching Bush Diamond win the QTIS 2YO ...

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The Archer … A Statistician’s Dream

The Archer … A Statistician’s Dream | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/04/2023

The theory “that numbers don’t lie” is contentious but in the case of Rockhampton’s richest race the $775,000 The Archer (1300m) it is simply a ...

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A realign of The Archer slots: ‘Gem Song’ & ‘Animate’ join the mix.

A realign of The Archer slots: ‘Gem Song’ & ‘Animate’ join the mix. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/04/2023

The field for Sunday’s $775,000 The Archer (1300m) at Callaghan Park has been realigned after the declared slots for Inver Park (GB) and Soxagon ...

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Winning double for Sunny Coast jockey Adam Sewell.

Winning double for Sunny Coast jockey Adam Sewell. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/04/2023

The seven hours drive from one coast to another proved worthwhile on Saturday when Sunshine Coast jockey Adam Sewell rode a winning double on the ...

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“Terrific nominations” for The Fitzroy.

“Terrific nominations” for The Fitzroy. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/04/2023

Just when you think it can’t get any better it certainly does as far as the Rocky Amateurs glamour $1 million The Archer race meeting goes at ...

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Winning treble for Montana Philpot.

Winning treble for Montana Philpot. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/04/2023

If ever a young lady deserved a break, albeit not the ones she has become accustomed to, it was Sunshine Coast apprentice jockey Montana Philpot. ...

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Obliging volunteers are racing’s true heroes.

Obliging volunteers are racing’s true heroes. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/04/2023

TONY MCMAHON brings to life the voluntary efforts of the members of the Yeppoon Turf Club and that of other such race clubs in country ...

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We’re off and racing at Callaghan Park Thursday April 20!

We’re off and racing at Callaghan Park Thursday April 20! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/04/2023

A new name appears in the jockey listings for Thursday’s Callaghan Park, Rockhampton races in the form of apprentice jockey Ms Kiran Quilty. ...

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The Archer ‘slot’ puzzle pieces now all in place.

The Archer ‘slot’ puzzle pieces now all in place. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/04/2023

The much-awaited final composition of the field for Rockhampton richest race, the $775K The Archer (1300m) on April 30 came to light today when ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep91

Rocky Turf Talk ep91 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/04/2023

Russell talks to Bill Reid about the up coming Rocky Amateurs Archer Race

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Rocky Amateurs makes history on Sunday April 30.

Rocky Amateurs makes history on Sunday April 30. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/04/2023

Every picture tells a tale. The accompanying photographs certainly attest to that. The colour picture is from the front page of The Morning ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/04/2023

The all-consuming welcomed news bulletins which come out daily from Jonathon Offord (Rocky Amateurs) about Rockhampton’s richest race the ...

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Kerrin McEvoy will ride Maotai in The Archer.

Kerrin McEvoy will ride Maotai in The Archer. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/04/2023

The idiom “if you build it, he (they) will come” originating from the 1989 movie Field of Dreams, sits comfortably within the foundations of ...

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Rob Heathcote trained ‘Startantes’ declared a starter in The Archer.

Rob Heathcote trained ‘Startantes’ declared a starter in The Archer. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/04/2023

Rockhampton racing’s richest race the $775K The WFA Archer (1300m) has earned its rightful recognition through today’s (Thursday) announcement ...

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Winning prospects for today’s Callaghan Park meet.

Winning prospects for today’s Callaghan Park meet. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/04/2023

After a highly successful Capricornia Yearling Sales two days racing carnival almost a fortnight ago, racing returns to Rockhampton’s Callaghan ...

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Vale Alan Acton

Vale Alan Acton | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/04/2023

It’s a writer’s dilemma more commonly known as “writer’s block” when “words don’t come easily”. I am faced with it now.  How can I do justice to ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep90

Rocky Turf Talk ep90 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/04/2023

Russell talks to Cocobrew’s March Participant Award winner, trainer Tom Smith

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Maotai: Aquis Farm’s confirmed slot holder for The Archer.

Maotai: Aquis Farm’s confirmed slot holder for The Archer. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/04/2023

Much Rockhampton attention will focus on Saturday’s Royal Randwick races where Maotai, Aquis Farm’s confirmed slot holder for The Archer ($775K) ...

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Chinny Boom launches Brisbane raid.

Chinny Boom launches Brisbane raid. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/04/2023

Exciting filly Chinny Boom will launch the first salvo for premier Rockhampton trainer Clinton Taylor in a “triple Brisbane attack” when she runs ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/04/2023

Well, the 2023 Capricornia Yearling Sales Racing Carnival which embraced Callaghan Park races on Friday and Saturday and the CYS on Sunday is as ...

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‘Best ever’ field for the 3 & 4YO Classic at Callaghan Park

‘Best ever’ field for the 3 & 4YO Classic at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/03/2023

It is not always an enviable predicament to deal with when the support act goes very close to upstaging the main act. Well in a roundabout way ...

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Exceptional fields for CYS 2YO Classic Raceday.

Exceptional fields for CYS 2YO Classic Raceday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/03/2023

It is not always an enviable predicament to deal with when the support act goes very close to upstaging the main act. Well in a roundabout way ...

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Plenty of intrigue around Qld’s richest race Saturday at Callaghan Park.

Plenty of intrigue around Qld’s richest race Saturday at Callaghan Park. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/03/2023

Home town parochialism decrees that either Jamie McConachy’s Sunnycoast or Ricky Vale’s Track Tale are the pair to beat in Saturday’s rich DLV ...

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A labour of love prepping for the Capricornia Yearling Sale.

A labour of love prepping for the Capricornia Yearling Sale. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/03/2023

Well before dawn which occurred at 6.05am this morning, stud grooms, horse handlers and vendors were going about their business at the ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep89

Rocky Turf Talk ep89 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/03/2023

Russell’s selections for the Capricornia Yearling Sale 2YO Classic Race Day, Saturday, 1st April.

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A hive of activity in preparation for the CYS annual sale & racing carnival.

A hive of activity in preparation for the CYS annual sale & racing carnival. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/03/2023

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse and the Robert Schwarten Pavilion at the Rockhampton Showgrounds are a hive of activity presently, being ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep88

Rocky Turf Talk ep88 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/03/2023

Russell talks to Ian Mill about the up coming Capricornia Yearling Sales

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9 Race TAB Card Friday kicks off a huge weekend of CYS racing & sale action.

9 Race TAB Card Friday kicks off a huge weekend of CYS racing & sale action. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/03/2023

This weeks Capricornia Yearlings Sales Racing Carnival is poised for a spectacular start with an expanded nine race TAB card at Callaghan Park ...

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CYS Racing Carnival just days away!

CYS Racing Carnival just days away! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/03/2023

The Rockhampton racing industry is gearing for a huge week with the clock well and truly ticking away towards the Capricornia Yearling Sale ...

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One of Rocky’s Biggest Weeks of Racing is Here!

One of Rocky’s Biggest Weeks of Racing is Here! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/03/2023

Well, it is finally here, one of Rockhampton racings biggest weeks on the calendar and I wish everyone involved with the two colossal days of ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/03/2023

I write with a sad heart commencing this column today (Friday) to record the passing last Sunday of Rockhampton’s Len Milner 80. I had planned in ...

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St Pat’s Day hailed great success!

St Pat’s Day hailed great success! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/03/2023

Rockhampton Jockey Club CEO Ian Mill was elated with the success of last Saturday’s St Patrick’s Day race meeting at Callaghan Park. “Great ...

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Big Meet Planned for St Patrick’s Day at Callaghan Park

Big Meet Planned for St Patrick’s Day at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/03/2023

A surplus of jockeys for a Saturday race meeting in Rockhampton and throughout country Queensland is a rarity with horses often having to be a ...

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KGB Racing announces Soxagon for The Archer

KGB Racing announces Soxagon for The Archer | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/03/2023

The KGB has come out firing by capturing its sought after “man” in Toowoomba with judgement day set for April 30 in Rockhampton. Fear not, no ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep87

Rocky Turf Talk ep87 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/03/2023

Russell talks to Cocobrew’s February Participant Award winner Wally Welburn about his career and work at Callaghan Park

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Rocky ‘represents’ in Doomben Saturday.

Rocky ‘represents’ in Doomben Saturday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/03/2023

Interest aplenty on dual fronts will centre around the mammoth Doomben nine race card on Saturday featuring both age divisions of the $500,000 ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/03/2023

Rockhampton based trainers have certainly been cleaning up when racing away from home during March. At Monday’s Mackay meeting Clinton Taylor ...

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2nd Slot for The Archer Cemented.

2nd Slot for The Archer Cemented. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/03/2023

The second piece in the 12-horse jigsaw puzzle which is the $775K WFA The Archer (1300m) has been cemented in place with the slot of talented ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Capricornia with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/03/2023

St Patrick’s Day races at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park next Saturday has all the hallmarks of a saintly day out. The RJC would be delighted with ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/03/2023

The $150K Capricornia Yearling Sales 2YO Classic (1200m) received a well-timed “booster injection” filled with interest when Jamie McConachy ...

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‘Ringers Reward’ shaping up as Dan’s best.

‘Ringers Reward’ shaping up as Dan’s best. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/03/2023

In an abstract sort of way, I can imagine that the name Peaks Crossing could conjure images of a “ringer” if you were accustomed to working on ...

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Archer heralds new chapter in local racing next month.

Archer heralds new chapter in local racing next month. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/03/2023

Rockhampton racing history which dates back 155 years will herald a new chapter next month with the city’s first $1M race day. To be exact the ...

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Two CYS graduates set to clash at Callaghan Park Tuesday

Two CYS graduates set to clash at Callaghan Park Tuesday | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/03/2023

Rockhampton’s richest race for juveniles, the $150,000 Capricornia Yearling Sale 2YO Classic (1200m) is just 26 days away and the big guns are ...

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Racing AROUND Capricornia

Racing AROUND Capricornia | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/03/2023

Glad to be able to report that the “nominations” for the $150K Capricornia Yearling Sale 2YO Classic (1200m) and comparable 3&4YO Classic ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/02/2023

It’s almost upon us again Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale Racing Carnival. Two days of racing at Callaghan Park over Friday, March 31 and ...

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Party For Two gives everything in the Blue Diamond Stakes

Party For Two gives everything in the Blue Diamond Stakes | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/02/2023

While the party had to be put on hold for the connections of $2M GR I Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) contestant Party For Two, the bonny filly gave ...

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Ryan Wiggins breaks ribs in freakish fall at Mackay

Ryan Wiggins breaks ribs in freakish fall at Mackay | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/02/2023

Brisbane’s FIFO jockey Ryan Wiggins, so dominant in Rockhampton racing over the last two seasons has broken ribs after a freakish fall at Mackay ...

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Party Time.

Party Time. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/02/2023

It’s a world apart from the Rockhampton Showgrounds to Melbourne’s Sandown racecourse (2040 km) but unwanted yearling sales filly Party For Two ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep86

Rocky Turf Talk ep86 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/02/2023

Russell talks to jockey Tahlia Fenlon about her rides this Friday

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Milo Man chasing ‘Five on the Trot’

Milo Man chasing ‘Five on the Trot’ | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/02/2023

Displaced from Victorian and New South Wales only to discover his racing bling in Queensland, budding sprinting star Milo Man will be out cut ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/02/2023

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse is a hive of activity presently. Ian Mill of the Rockhampton Jockey Club reports that weather permitting ...

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The Best Birthday Gift for Mully Green

The Best Birthday Gift for Mully Green | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/02/2023

For those smitten by the racing bug of loving the thoroughbred, birthday presents don’t come much better than winning a race. That in itself ...

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Competitive five race card at Callaghan Park, Saturday

Competitive five race card at Callaghan Park, Saturday | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/02/2023

Despite the scheduling of six TAB race meetings within 17 days at Rockhampton, Mackay and Thangool this month, the RJC has done very well to get ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep85

Rocky Turf Talk ep85 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/02/2023

Russell talks to trainer Stephen Rundle about he’s runners Moonscape, Yandoobie and Naughty Possum

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Racing AROUND Rocky

Racing AROUND Rocky | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/02/2023

That well-worn track bearing the name of the Bruce Highway awaits Callaghan Park trainers Adrian Coome and Tom Smith in the next day or so. Both ...

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Recognition of CYS graduate, ‘Party of Two’.

Recognition of CYS graduate, ‘Party of Two’. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/02/2023

While Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale (CYS) gained further recognition after Party For Two ran so splendidly in Melbourne on Saturday, ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep84

Rocky Turf Talk ep84 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/02/2023

Presentation to Cocobrew’s January Participant Award winner Will Johnston

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Wiggins in demand for Friday race meet

Wiggins in demand for Friday race meet | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/01/2023

After a slow start this season in regards to field sizes for 2YO races not just in Rockhampton but throughout Queensland, the numbers have ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep83

Rocky Turf Talk ep83 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/01/2023

Russell talks to Clint Taylor about Chinny Boom and his other runners on Friday

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’23 Capricornia Yearling Sale attracts record entries

’23 Capricornia Yearling Sale attracts record entries | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/01/2023

Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale, the only one of its kind in this state outside SEQ, has been inundated with record entries for its 2023 ...

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Gai Waterhouse special guest for April Archer.

Gai Waterhouse special guest for April Archer. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/01/2023

Rockhampton racing’s flagship race the $775K The Archer (1300m) has scaled unprecedented heights with the announcement that Hall of Fame trainer, ...

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Seymour seriously injured at Townsville races

Seymour seriously injured at Townsville races | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/01/2023

Former Rockhampton apprentice jockey, the now Mackay based Nicole (Nicky) Seymour 27 was seriously injured in a freak accident at Townsville ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/01/2023

Happens every year and 2023 is no exception. Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale keeps punching above its weight. Latest poster girl is the ...

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Geoff Elliott’s Milo Man 4 for 4.

Geoff Elliott’s Milo Man 4 for 4. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/01/2023

Allenstown butcher Geoff Elliott has a reputation for dealing in good steaks but when it comes to horseflesh the stakes have become very enticing ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/01/2023

Entries for Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale to be held on Sunday, April 2 are looking good with reports that all the southern past big ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep82

Rocky Turf Talk ep82 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/01/2023

Russell talks to Jeff McKay and Shane Scriven about Racing Queensland’s training for apprentice jockeys.

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Bumper nine race TAB card planned for Thursday

Bumper nine race TAB card planned for Thursday | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/01/2023

Despite falls totalling 134mm of rain over the last 12 days and massive falls in the Mackay region, the Rockhampton Jockey Club has a bumper nine ...

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Archie Coome starting early!

Archie Coome starting early! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/01/2023

It’s little wonder that a large proportion of children of racing stakeholder parents choose the racing industry as their career path. Let’s face ...

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Capricorn Yearling Sale Winners

Capricorn Yearling Sale Winners | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/01/2023

Admittedly it is early days yet but this year’s Capricornia Yearling Sale 2YO Classic (1200m) shall we say is shaping as one “right out the box”. ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/01/2023

There’s a great chance that the Capricornia Yearling Sale Racing Carnival will get a big boost with the appearance of Rocky’s racing’s latest ...

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She is the ‘real deal’: Divine Purpose shines at Callaghan Park

She is the ‘real deal’: Divine Purpose shines at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/01/2023

As if scripted, outstanding prospect Divine Purpose treated her older rivals with contempt with an audacious all-the-way win at Rockhampton’s ...

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Divine Purpose Up to the Challenge.

Divine Purpose Up to the Challenge. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/01/2023

It was a “big call” but I just had to make it. The answer came two-fold but in the first instance it was to the phone call. “Clinton speaking”, ...

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Mocial Chief set ‘to fly’ at Callaghan Park Tuesday.

Mocial Chief set ‘to fly’ at Callaghan Park Tuesday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/01/2023

“He’s not a budgerigar or a pet as after all he is a racehorse” is as about as true a statement that trainer Kerrod Smyth has ever made. The ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep81

Rocky Turf Talk ep81 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/01/2023

Russell talks to Robin Adams from Cocobrew about how his interest in horse racing began.

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Racing AROUND Capricornia

Racing AROUND Capricornia | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/01/2023

Of course, the big news to come out of the region this week was that Max Whitby became the first of the 12 slot holders to secure a horse for the ...

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URGENT ATTENTION TRAINERS

URGENT ATTENTION TRAINERS | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/01/2023

Trainers, just expanding on an earlier message Australian Trainers Association members would have received today from Queensland’s ATA chief ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/01/2023

Let’s start off 2023 with some good news which is exactly the case for top local apprentice jockey Tahlia Fenlon. After riding trackwork for the ...

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Whitby ‘slots in’ for the $775K Archer

Whitby ‘slots in’ for the $775K Archer | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/01/2023

Off the track the race is hotting up for the $775K The Archer (1300m) with prolific racehorse owner, the now Gold Coast based Max Whitby ...

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Rocky Racing Review Thursday 29 Dec.

Rocky Racing Review Thursday 29 Dec. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/12/2022

The Greek mathematician Archimedes (287BC) is regarded as the Father of Mathematics so in a diverse form Rockhampton trainer Kerrod Smyth is ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/12/2022

A new player has emerged in the rundown to the $150K Capricornia Yearling Sales 2YO Classic (1200m) staged at Callaghan Park on Saturday, April 1 ...

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Thursday 29 Dec last meet at Callaghan Park for 2022

Thursday 29 Dec last meet at Callaghan Park for 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/12/2022

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse will host its third meeting in less than a fortnight and it’s last for 2022 with a seven race TAB card ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep80

Rocky Turf Talk ep80 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/12/2022

Russell talks to Nick Walsh about his upcoming star Milo Man

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Rocky Turf Talk ep79

Rocky Turf Talk ep79 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/12/2022

Russell talks to Ian Mill about the infrastructure improvements at the Callaghan Park Complex

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Racing AROUND CQ with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND CQ with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/12/2022

Sunshine Coast apprentice jockey Sophie Blunt 21, was naturally all smiles after riding her first winner at the Gladstone Turf Club’s Christmas ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/12/2022

Sometimes you just happen to be at the right place at the right time which explains the accompanying photo. I had virtually just walked onto ...

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Widely travelled jockey Bonnie Thompson rides 5 at Callaghan Park.

Widely travelled jockey Bonnie Thompson rides 5 at Callaghan Park. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/12/2022

It will be a case of turning the clock back about 24 years when widely travelled Townsville based jockey Bonnie Thompson goes riding at ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep78

Rocky Turf Talk ep78 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/12/2022

Russell talks to trainer Jamie McConachy about his runners Dollar Dollar and Parkburn

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Racing AROUND CQ with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND CQ with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/12/2022

Emerald trainer Raymond Williams, enjoying a few days RAR with his partner Tracey Leake at Mooloolaba has one more run this campaign in the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/12/2022

Rockhampton jockey Ash Butler has returned home “all the wiser” for his riding expedition to Darwin races last Friday. He had four rides for his ...

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Nominations ‘HUGE’ for Callaghan Park Friday 19 December.

Nominations ‘HUGE’ for Callaghan Park Friday 19 December. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/12/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club received a timely Christmas present today (Monday) by receiving the biggest list of nominations for a Callaghan Park ...

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Rocky Jockey Natalea Summers escapes serious injury.

Rocky Jockey Natalea Summers escapes serious injury. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/12/2022

Rockhampton jockey Natalea Summers is very fortunate to have escaped serious injury after a nasty pre-race incident at Roma races last Saturday. ...

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Wiggins chalks up a dozen wins in 10 days.

Wiggins chalks up a dozen wins in 10 days. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/12/2022

In nothing short of a freakish achievement, last season’s premier Rockhampton jockey Ryan Wiggins has ridden 12 winners in the last 10 days. ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky

Racing AROUND Rocky | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/12/2022

Rockhampton jockey Ash Butler has been literally flying of late sitting on sixth place in the Queensland jockeys’ rankings with 36 winners for ...

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The Headless Horse.

The Headless Horse. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/12/2022

Once again when going through my racing memorabilia, I came across the accompanying unique photograph that just screamed out at me to share. It ...

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Adam Sewell lands a double, Saturday at Callaghan Park.

Adam Sewell lands a double, Saturday at Callaghan Park. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/12/2022

A late pick-up ride was the catalyst that led to Sunshine Coast based jockey Adam Sewell landing a winning double at Rockhampton races last ...

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Racing AROUND CQ: with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND CQ: with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/12/2022

Enormous Central Queensland interest will focus on Brisbane’s Doomben races tomorrow (Sat Dec 3) where the “country cousins” will come out in ...

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Callaghan Park Track from Wet to Good!

Callaghan Park Track from Wet to Good! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/12/2022

Despite 165.5mm of rain having fallen on Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse since 3am Tuesday, course manager Trent Williams believes racing ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep77

Rocky Turf Talk ep77 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/12/2022

Russell talks to jockey Ashley Butler about his rides on Saturday

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“Good barriers mean half the battle is over.” Clinton Taylor

“Good barriers mean half the battle is over.” Clinton Taylor | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/11/2022

Rockhampton trainer Clinton Taylor’s horses have come up with their fair share of the “visitor’s draw” when they campaign away from home but ...

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Callaghan Park Enters An Exciting New Phase

Callaghan Park Enters An Exciting New Phase | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/11/2022

An exciting second phase in the remodelling of facilities at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse commences this week after a Racing ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky: with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky: with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/11/2022

The saying goes in racing “gone from the penthouse to the outhouse” (there is a more commonly used description) and it is so true. Ipswich ...

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Racing AROUND CQ: with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND CQ: with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/11/2022

Hot off the press as I commenced to pen this column at 10.28am today (Friday, Nov 25) Chinny Boom has arrived safe and sound in Brisbane. “She ...

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QRIC appoints young gun to take stewarding reigns

QRIC appoints young gun to take stewarding reigns | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/11/2022

Here’s a QRIC media release with a preamble  by Tony McMahon. Josh Adams was appointed by QRIC as the Chairman of stewards for the ...

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Record prize money for Capricornia Yearling Sale Racing Carnival

Record prize money for Capricornia Yearling Sale Racing Carnival | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/11/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club (RJC) has announced a sizeable prize money increase and race program expansion for the Capricornia Yearling Sale ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/11/2022

Lovely to see the Heroic Valour filly Valtino score at Callaghan Park last Saturday for Jesse Beak and his grandmother Val. A $24K purchase at ...

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Night of nights at Callaghan Park for Racing Industry Awards: By Tony McMahon

Night of nights at Callaghan Park for Racing Industry Awards: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/11/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club staged the 2021-22 season Industry Awards presentation ceremony in The Members at Callaghan Park on Thursday night ...

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Please don’t ask me: By Tony McMahon

Please don’t ask me: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/11/2022

Lone behold it must have been meant to be, as by chance I stumbled across this brilliant photograph published in The Morning Bulletin, ...

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Scott Power’s selection worthy of a 4 decade double celebration: By Tony McMahon.

Scott Power’s selection worthy of a 4 decade double celebration: By Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/11/2022

Highly talented Central Highlands race caller Scott” Scotty” Power has received a surprise early birthday and anniversary present through his ...

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CQ’s promising and ‘tried and true’ line up at Callaghan Park Thursday: By Tony McMahon

CQ’s promising and ‘tried and true’ line up at Callaghan Park Thursday: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/11/2022

Thursday’s eight race TAB program at Callaghan Park racecourse Rockhampton will feature some of Central Queensland’s most promising and ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep76

Rocky Turf Talk ep76 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/11/2022

Russell talks to Rocky Amateur’s Jonathon Offord about The Archer 2023

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Racing AROUND Rocky: with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky: with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/11/2022

What a phenomenal run the Callaghan Park trainer Jared Wehlow and jockey Ash Butler are experiencing. From my calculations Jared prepared 12 ...

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Spectacular Stakes Increase for ‘The Archer’: By Tony McMahon

Spectacular Stakes Increase for ‘The Archer’: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/11/2022

The proactive Rocky Amateurs has announced spectacular stakes increase for its signature race The Archer thereby reaffirming it as the richest ...

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What is it that is said about time?

What is it that is said about time? | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/11/2022

That’s right – “time is a great healer”. Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racehorse trainer Craig Russell can certainly attest to that. Currently, ...

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Master Jamie ‘The City’s Champion’ Receives Treatment: By Tony McMahon.

Master Jamie ‘The City’s Champion’ Receives Treatment: By Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/11/2022

Rockhampton trainer Graeme Green reports that the city’s champion racehorse Master Jamie has been treated for “a couple of slight blood ...

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Jared Wehlow’s ‘Freakish’ Winning Streak Continues: By Tony McMahon.

Jared Wehlow’s ‘Freakish’ Winning Streak Continues: By Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/11/2022

Rockhampton trainer Jared Wehlow’s freakish winning trot gathered further momentum at Townsville races this afternoon (TUESDAY) when he trained ...

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Racing AROUND CQ with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND CQ with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/11/2022

Rockhampton trainer Graeme Green has arranged for “bloods” to be done on Master Jamie after his uncharacteristic lethargic effort in a Callaghan ...

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Rockhampton’s time honoured heats of the Breeders 2YO Plates

Rockhampton’s time honoured heats of the Breeders 2YO Plates | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/11/2022

I have unearthed some racetrack stars in years gone by and that’s the likely scenario again after the 2022 editions were run at Callaghan Park ...

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It’s Kindergarten time at Callaghan Park Friday 04/11: By Tony McMahon

It’s Kindergarten time at Callaghan Park Friday 04/11: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews03/11/2022

It’s kindergarten time at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park races tomorrow Friday, November 4. Let me explain! That’s a light hearted reference to the ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep75

Rocky Turf Talk ep75 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/11/2022

Russell talks to trainer Craig Russell about his two last start winners ‘Round The Fire’ and ‘Way Back When’

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Another Rocky winner

Another Rocky winner | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/11/2022

Another Rocky winner at Gladstone today and another class record time. Round The Fire looked a picture and raced accordingly. Congratulations ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/10/2022

You have no doubt either watched it, heard it or read about it, so I won’t procrastinate on the race any further. What? Chinny Boom’s courageous ...

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Secure your vantage point at Keppel Park for Derby Day

Secure your vantage point at Keppel Park for Derby Day | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/10/2022

It’s Derby Day races at Yeppoon’s Keppel Park racecourse on Saturday where a huge turnout is expected to take in the five local races from ...

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Justin Stanley hugs the rails for victory on Zipping Irish

Justin Stanley hugs the rails for victory on Zipping Irish | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/10/2022

“You can’t keep a good man down” so it came as no surprise that gifted prolific winning FIFO jockey Justin Stanley was back in his second home, ...

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Vale Ron Beak, a gentleman respected far and wide

Vale Ron Beak, a gentleman respected far and wide | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/10/2022

Rockhampton and indeed Central Queensland racing has lost a grand stalwart with the passing on Tuesday night of Ron Beak. Ron 85, had been ...

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Rockhampton filly Chinny Boom to debut at Eagle Farm

Rockhampton filly Chinny Boom to debut at Eagle Farm | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/10/2022

Unbeaten Rockhampton filly Chinny Boom is expected to provide trainer Clinton Taylor with his second windfall for the week when she makes her ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep74

Rocky Turf Talk ep74 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/10/2022

Russell talks to trainer Jared Wehlow about Malted Missile, Tricology and Sabor.

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/10/2022

Rockhampton racing latest pin-up girl the unbeaten filly Chilly Boom is set to start at Eagle Farm on Saturday in a $127,500 QTIS 3YO BM 72 ...

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Sunnycoast’s Dream Start in Townsville: By Tony McMahon

Sunnycoast’s Dream Start in Townsville: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/10/2022

Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale (CYS) and the Hall family’s Graceville Thoroughbreds Mornish had a dream start to the new 2YO racing ...

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Decision on Doomben Run for Chinny Boom tomorrow: By Tony McMahon

Decision on Doomben Run for Chinny Boom tomorrow: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/10/2022

A decision will be made early on Saturday morning if star Rockhampton filly Chinny Boom will run at Doomben in the $127.5K QTIS 3YO Fillies ...

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High Hopes for Fab’s Cowboy 50th Win: By Tony McMahon.

High Hopes for Fab’s Cowboy 50th Win: By Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/10/2022

The Gladstone Turf Club will conduct a phantom race meeting tomorrow (Saturday, October 22) with the likelihood the local races scheduled will be ...

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Racing AROUND CQ: By Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND CQ: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/10/2022

Former Central Queenslander Tom Button confirmed today that he and another young and talented horseman and trainer Ryan Tyrell have formed a ...

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Weather forecast not favourable for Chinny Boom’s Brisbane debut

Weather forecast not favourable for Chinny Boom’s Brisbane debut | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/10/2022

The much-awaited Brisbane debut on Saturday of unbeaten Rockhampton filly Chinny Boom is in jeopardy because of predicted wet weather. Chilly ...

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Huge crowds treated to first class racing!

Huge crowds treated to first class racing! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/10/2022

The St Peter’s School Caulfield Cup day races at Callaghan Park on Saturday was highly successful which was no surprise. RJC CEO Ian Mill ...

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Thousands to descend on Callaghan Park on Saturday

Thousands to descend on Callaghan Park on Saturday | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/10/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club is gearing for its busiest race meeting of the year with the annual St Peter’s School Caulfield Cup Day races ...

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Galloping Around CQ, with Tony McMahon

Galloping Around CQ, with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/10/2022

Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse is looking spic and span for its date with fun in the sun and of course racing tomorrow (Saturday). The ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep73

Rocky Turf Talk ep73 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/10/2022

Russell talks to trainer Clint Taylor about plans for ‘Chinny Boom’ and his runners ‘Boom Boom Becker’, ‘Midnight ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/10/2022

Got the latest “goss” on boom Rocky filly Chinny Boom right from the horse’s mouth so to speak – her trainer Clinton Taylor and you can’t ...

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Extra tickets released to meet demand!

Extra tickets released to meet demand! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/10/2022

Maybe I am giving away my age of 70 years but do you remember the saying “by popular demand”? Anyhow it’s applicable as it suggests in a positive ...

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CQ ‘clean up’ at TAB Thoroughbred Awards in Brisbane: By Tony McMahon

CQ ‘clean up’ at TAB Thoroughbred Awards in Brisbane: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/10/2022

Central Queensland’s racing industry and stakeholders figured in multiple wins at the 2022 TAB Thoroughbred Awards Ceremony staged at Brisbane’s ...

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‘Field of Dreams’ gala Emerald 100 race meeting: By Tony McMahon

‘Field of Dreams’ gala Emerald 100 race meeting: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/10/2022

The horses are going, the trainers are going, the jockeys are going and so too will the crowd be going to Emerald’s Pioneer Park racecourse on ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/10/2022

Before we know it, the yearling sales will be upon us again. Rockhampton’s long running Capricornia Yearling Sale is scheduled for Sunday, April ...

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Chinny Boom not for sale at any price: By Tony McMahon

Chinny Boom not for sale at any price: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/10/2022

Despite offers of “name your price” Chinchilla owner Mark Pascoe has no intention of selling his sensational filly Chinny Boom which shattered ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep72

Rocky Turf Talk ep72 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/09/2022

Russell talks to trainer John Wigginton about his runners ‘Denims’ and ‘Sidearm’ for Tuesday, 4th October 2022.

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/09/2022

Before I forget, don’t forget racing returns to Callaghan Park, Rockhampton on Tuesday with a seven race TAB card. Over the last month the grass ...

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The quiet polite gentleman Brad Pengelly announces his retirement

The quiet polite gentleman Brad Pengelly announces his retirement | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/09/2022

Gladstone born jockey Brad Pengelly 45, one of the best of his profession originating from Central Queensland announced his retirement after ...

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Galloping Around CQ, with Tony McMahon

Galloping Around CQ, with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/09/2022

Rockhampton trainer Peter Fleming, a quietly spoken unassuming man and very astute in his craft rarely makes a trip to Brisbane with a horse, so ...

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Big occasion for Pioneer Park Racecourse Saturday October 8: By Tony McMahon.

Big occasion for Pioneer Park Racecourse Saturday October 8: By Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/09/2022

The attached story is one of many in a series I have been penning for the Emerald Jockey Club in the lead-up to its feature race meeting of the ...

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Colin Lennon Back in the Winners Circle: By Tony McMahon

Colin Lennon Back in the Winners Circle: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/09/2022

It must have seemed all too surreal when rejuvenated jockey Colin Lennon 51, matter of factly brought Bittergreymagic back into the winner’s ...

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Keppel Park rated ‘Good 4’ ready for tomorrow’s race meet: By Tony McMahon

Keppel Park rated ‘Good 4’ ready for tomorrow’s race meet: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/09/2022

Keppel Park’s grass course proper was rated a Good 4 today (Monday) on the eve of the Rockhampton Jockey Club’s transferred TAB race meeting ...

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Jockey Tahlia Fenlon sidelined by Twin Hills injury: by Tony McMahon.

Jockey Tahlia Fenlon sidelined by Twin Hills injury: by Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/09/2022

Last season’s Capricornia, Rockhampton and Mackay’s premiership winning apprentice Tahlia Fenlon will be sidelined for at least six weeks after ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep71

Rocky Turf Talk ep71 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/09/2022

Russell talks to trainer and jockey Tasha Chambers about her runners ‘Smart Rubic’ and ‘The Graduate’.

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Galloping Around CQ, with Tony McMahon

Galloping Around CQ, with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/09/2022

Quite frankly it is a fulltime job keeping up with the news around Rockhampton and Central Queensland racing. For this reason, I have today ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon.

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/09/2022

Congratulations to Rockhampton trainer Nick Walsh for his outstanding achievements at the Queensland Awards ceremony of the Australian Trainers ...

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Scott Power: The Voice of Emerald’s Pioneer Racecourse by Tony McMahon.

Scott Power: The Voice of Emerald’s Pioneer Racecourse by Tony McMahon. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/09/2022

Scott Power the voice of Emerald’s Pioneer Park racecourse will call his 36th Emerald 100 there on Saturday, October 8. He says he will be just ...

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Birds Eye View for Yeppoon Racing Tuesday: by Tony McMahon

Birds Eye View for Yeppoon Racing Tuesday: by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/09/2022

Racegoers venturing down from Rockhampton for that city’s race club’s meeting at Keppel Park racecourse Yeppoon on Tuesday will see a new ...

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Mackay’s longest priced winner in 155 Years by Tony McMahon

Mackay’s longest priced winner in 155 Years by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/09/2022

History was made at Mackay’s Ooralea Gardens racecourse on Tuesday when a rank outsider named Blackshaw became the race club’s longest priced ...

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 September 7: Countdown 31 days until the Emerald 100 by Tony McMahon

 September 7: Countdown 31 days until the Emerald 100 by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/09/2022

The first of a series written by Tony McMahon for the Emerald Jockey Club’s upcoming Emerald 100 race day. Emerald’s racing patriarch Noel Coyne ...

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Resting Up Stan by Tony McMahon

Resting Up Stan by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/09/2022

The commonest question doing the rounds in Central and North Queensland racing circles “what’s happened to jockey Justin Stanley” has been ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/09/2022

PICTURE: Picnic In The Park returns to the winners’ stall under Chris Smith at Callaghan Park racecourse before a packed house in February, 1985. ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky With Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky With Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/09/2022

With so much having been happening around this neck of the woods over the last week I will try to cover as much as I can while attempting to make ...

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Renovations Underway Today at Callaghan Park

Renovations Underway Today at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/08/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey conducted it’s last meeting at Callaghan on Tuesday prior to its closure for the annual grass track renovations which get ...

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Trainer Garnett Taylor Callaghan Park Bound

Trainer Garnett Taylor Callaghan Park Bound | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/08/2022

Around midnight (Monday, August 29) trainer Garnett Taylor will load three horses from his Corbould Park stables onto his float bound for ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep70

Rocky Turf Talk ep70 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/08/2022

Russell talks to trainer Clinton Taylor about his runners ‘In Order’ and ‘Dawson Diamond’

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Colin Lennon Raring to Race

Colin Lennon Raring to Race | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/08/2022

Experienced jockey Colin Lennon 51, formerly of Townsville has relocated to Rockhampton in a move designed to resurrect his career after a long ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/08/2022

I could write all day about “time” if I had the time. It is the subject of so many truisms including the well work “time flies” and “time has ...

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A Photo Never Previously Shared

A Photo Never Previously Shared | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/08/2022

The accompanying photograph snapped over 30 years ago by master photographer Phil Wiley of The Morning Bulletin and which I don’t think has ever ...

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Callaghan Park Wrap: Thursday 18 August

Callaghan Park Wrap: Thursday 18 August | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/08/2022

Trainer Kevin Miller and top apprentice Tahlia Fenlon made for a colourful duo in post-race talks after winning with Zarnado ($5.00) at Callaghan ...

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Adrian Coome hopes for a case of ‘One Upmanship’ at Doomben Saturday.

Adrian Coome hopes for a case of ‘One Upmanship’ at Doomben Saturday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/08/2022

Although he didn’t say so, Callaghan Park trainer Adrian Coome is hoping it will be a case of “one upmanship” when he starts his in-form pair ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep69

Rocky Turf Talk ep69 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/08/2022

Russell talks to Ashley Butler about his mounts for Thursday

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Townsville’s Pietro Romeo To Saddle Up at Callaghan Park Thursday.

Townsville’s Pietro Romeo To Saddle Up at Callaghan Park Thursday. | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/08/2022

In the frenetic merry-go-round we call horse racing it is so easy to lose track of industry stakeholders that have gone missing in duty. Such has ...

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102 Horses Nominated for Next Week’s RJC Meeting

102 Horses Nominated for Next Week’s RJC Meeting | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/08/2022

Rockhampton trainer Clinton Taylor has taken to the road again this week and bobs up at Eagle Farm in Brisbane on Saturday with two starters. ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/08/2022

Rockhampton trainer Graeme Green was most forthright about his thoughts relating to his star galloper Master Jamie’s “unlucky” eighth in the ...

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Welburn & Booth Trackside Again

Welburn & Booth Trackside Again | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/08/2022

I have been waiting for literally ages to get a snap of retired jockeys Wally Welburn and Geoffrey Booth together on a racecourse again. Between ...

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Rocky Trained Namazu Takes the $150K Townsville Cup

Rocky Trained Namazu Takes the $150K Townsville Cup | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/08/2022

Rockhampton trained Namazu ($8.00), the biggest horse in training at Callaghan Park matched his stature with a giant-killing win in the $150K ...

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Big Miles on the Road for Clinton Taylor: with Tony McMahon

Big Miles on the Road for Clinton Taylor: with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/08/2022

From a lifetime engagement in horse racing, I have always been an advocate of the philosophy that “nothing ceases to amaze me” but believe me I ...

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The Mystery of The Ken Russell Memorial Sculptor Revealed: By Tony McMahon

The Mystery of The Ken Russell Memorial Sculptor Revealed: By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/08/2022

Stories published on this site in mid-July pertaining to the late champion jockey Ken Russell and his Memorial Garden and sculpture at ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/08/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club has announced premiership and awards winners for the 2021-22 season which wound to a close last Saturday. Trainer ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/08/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club has announced premiership and awards winners for the 2021-22 season which wound to a close last Saturday. Trainer ...

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From New Zealand, Singapore & South Africa to Rocky & Mackay

From New Zealand, Singapore & South Africa to Rocky & Mackay | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/08/2022

As the quote goes ‘’even when opportunity knocks, a man still has to get up off his seat and open the door” – Douglas McArthur. Replace the door ...

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Rocky Racing Stakeholders Dominant at Middlemount

Rocky Racing Stakeholders Dominant at Middlemount | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/08/2022

Rockhampton racing stakeholders were dominant at Saturday’s annual Middlemount Race Club meeting with the jockeys winning all races and Callaghan ...

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Layt ‘Putting in the Hard Yards’

Layt ‘Putting in the Hard Yards’ | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/08/2022

The merry-go-round called horse racing starts-up again at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse today (Monday) in what is going to be akin to a ...

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We Send Our Best Wishes to Lyle Rowe and His Wife Patricia

We Send Our Best Wishes to Lyle Rowe and His Wife Patricia | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/07/2022

An era in Rockhampton racing that spanned over four decades officially ended this week when four times premier Callaghan Park trainer Lyle Rowe ...

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Tom Smith Eagle Farm Bound this Weekend

Tom Smith Eagle Farm Bound this Weekend | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/07/2022

Rockhampton’s Tom Smith, one of Queensland’s youngest horse trainers has embarked on what he hopes may to materialise to a quantum leap in ...

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Callaghan Park, The Home Of Change

Callaghan Park, The Home Of Change | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/07/2022

How true – “nothing stays the same forever” – which is a roundabout definition of the word change. Take for example Callaghan Park ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/07/2022

Always been a great believer in the adage – “credit where credit is due” and Rockhampton trainer Kerrod Smyth fits that bill perfectly. In recent ...

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A Special Picture Worth 1,000 Words

A Special Picture Worth 1,000 Words | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/07/2022

Last week’s article on the Ken Russell Memorial Garden at Rockhampton’s Callaghan Park racecourse inspired widespread memories and comment from ...

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Rockhampton Racing Stakeholders Dominant in Mackay

Rockhampton Racing Stakeholders Dominant in Mackay | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/07/2022

Rockhampton racing stakeholders played dominant roles at Saturday’s feature Mackay Cup races as well as out west at Emerald. Leading the charge ...

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Fight In The Dog Causes Boil Over

Fight In The Dog Causes Boil Over | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/07/2022

Excuse the pun as I know it is a no, no in journalism but on this occasion, I can’t help myself which leads me to “make hay while the sun ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/07/2022

First and foremost, congratulations go out to Rockhampton apprentice jockey Brooke Johnson on riding her debut winner at her first day of race ...

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Take Time to View the Ken Russell Memorial at Callaghan Park

Take Time to View the Ken Russell Memorial at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/07/2022

I have always been a hoarder of old newspaper clippings relating to horse racing. Ironically, on the very day before the Ken Russell Memorial was ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep68

Rocky Turf Talk ep68 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/07/2022

Russell talks to Clinton Taylor about his runners for Tuesday

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RJC Gallops Back into Action on Tuesday After Big Carnival

RJC Gallops Back into Action on Tuesday After Big Carnival | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/07/2022

Hot on the heels of its highly successful Winter Racing Carnival, the Rockhampton Jockey Club gallops back into action at Callaghan Park ...

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Winners Were Grinners at the RJC Winter Racing Carnival

Winners Were Grinners at the RJC Winter Racing Carnival | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/07/2022

Recognition from one’s peers in all walks of life is inspirational which brings me to Mary Kay Ash (12/5/1918-22/1/2001). A self-made American ...

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Long Live the Theatre of Racing

Long Live the Theatre of Racing | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/07/2022

Remember the song “The Carnival is Over”, written by Tom Springfield in 1965 for The Seekers? Well, I do and I always start singing it in my ...

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Congratulations Team Green!

Congratulations Team Green! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/07/2022

Saturday’s Rockhampton Cup winning trainer Graeme Green was genuinely stuck for words after minutes earlier his courageous thoroughbred Master ...

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$27,500 Trainers Incentive Bonuses Tightly Contested!

$27,500 Trainers Incentive Bonuses Tightly Contested! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/07/2022

Thrilling finishes are looming at today’s Rockhampton Cup races in two separate trainers’ incentive bonus schemes whereby the winners of $27,500 ...

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Historic Newmarket: Hansen’s Record Fifth Win

Historic Newmarket: Hansen’s Record Fifth Win | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/07/2022

Staged under idyllic conditions before the biggest Friday Rockhampton Newmarket crowd in many years, former Callaghan Park trainer Darryl Hansen ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep67

Rocky Turf Talk ep67 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/07/2022

Russell runs through his selections for Rockhampton Cup Day

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Chris Waller has Two Starters in the $150,000 BFB Rockhampton Cup

Chris Waller has Two Starters in the $150,000 BFB Rockhampton Cup | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/07/2022

Australian training maestro Chris Waller will make his strongest sortie on the Callaghan Park grass when he will be represented by two starters ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep66

Rocky Turf Talk ep66 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/07/2022

Russell speaks with Winter Carnival ambassador William Pike

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100th Anniversary of Lady Louka’s 1922 Rockhampton Cup Win!

100th Anniversary of Lady Louka’s 1922 Rockhampton Cup Win! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/07/2022

It wouldn’t surprise if members and friends of Springsure’s McIver clan and those of Rockhampton’s Mike Henderson’s singalong to Cher’s “If I ...

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Eight Jockeys With 14,958 Wins Chase Newmarket Day $400,000

Eight Jockeys With 14,958 Wins Chase Newmarket Day $400,000 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/07/2022

Acclaimed jockey William Pike has been booked for seven rides at Friday’s superb Rockhampton Jockey Club Newmarket Handicap meeting at Callaghan ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/07/2022

Wasn’t it a delight to wake up to clear blue skies and sunshine in Rockhampton this morning (Wednesday)? Praise the Lord and alleluia seems ...

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Our Boy Malachi a Racetrack Sensation

Our Boy Malachi a Racetrack Sensation | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/07/2022

Putting it concisely, Bert Lillye (1919-1996) the Hall of Fame Australian Racing Writer who had no peer, decreed “behind every stable door there ...

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Chris Waller’s Kubrick and Bullfinch in Rockhampton Cup

Chris Waller’s Kubrick and Bullfinch in Rockhampton Cup | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/07/2022

Racehorses from New Zealand, Victoria, New South Wales and South and North Queensland are among the 256 entries for Friday and Saturday’s feature ...

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How good is this Rockhampton Trainers?

How good is this Rockhampton Trainers? | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/07/2022

Yes one or two of these cheques – but the authentic ones could be in your hot little pocket by the end of next week. These prototype ...

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“The Heat Is On”

“The Heat Is On” | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/06/2022

“The Heat Is On” in the Rockhampton trainers’ race for honours in the RJC Bonus Scheme run over the four main days of Winter Carnival Racing. As ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/06/2022

Excitement is certainly building for the $150K BFB Scaffolding Rockhampton Cup (July 9) and the $100,000 Latter  Kennedy Newmarket (July 8). ...

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Master Jamie Delivers Master Class

Master Jamie Delivers Master Class | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/06/2022

Surely it had to be their most glorious hour together and there have been plenty since Master Jamie entered the life of trainer Graeme Green at ...

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Adrian Coome Triumphant in the Tatt’s Sprint

Adrian Coome Triumphant in the Tatt’s Sprint | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/06/2022

Comeback jockey the talented Adrian Coome capped a memorable week on Friday when in his dual role as a trainer he won the feature $30K ...

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Rocky Turf Talk ep65

Rocky Turf Talk ep65 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/06/2022

Russell talks to Lindsay Hatch and meets his runners for Tattersall’s Cup Race Day

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Rocky Turf Talk ep64

Rocky Turf Talk ep64 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/06/2022

Russell talks to Tom Smith about his hopes for Better Rain and Bayerische

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/06/2022

It seems local Rockhampton trainers are certainly going all out to win the $7500 in bonus money on offer for them over the four days of the RJC’s ...

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Winter Carnival Welcomes Wizard of the West

Winter Carnival  Welcomes Wizard of the West | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/06/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club has announced that champion jockey William Pike will be the guest rider over the two feature days of the Winter ...

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Rocky Turf Talk EP63

Rocky Turf Talk EP63 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/06/2022

Russell talks to Jamie McConachy about Parkburn and Montenegro Man      

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/06/2022

Well at last it is here with the 2022 Rockhampton Winter Racing Carnival getting underway on Saturday at Callaghan Park through the Rockhampton ...

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Memories of Champion Jockeys Moore and Cook

Memories of Champion Jockeys Moore and Cook | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews13/06/2022

Over the years the Rockhampton Jockey Club has brought many of Australia’s greatest racing names north to Rockhampton to be part of the Winter ...

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Were You at the 1992 Rockhampton Cup?

Were You at the 1992 Rockhampton Cup? | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/06/2022

The BFB Scaffolding Rockhampton Cup (1600m) carrying prizemoney of $150,000 will be run at Callaghan Park racecourse on Saturday, July 9. In the ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/06/2022

Gee things are really hotting up for the Rockhampton Winter Racing Carnival. The RJC’s brilliant Facebook Page and I may be biased but I reckon ...

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Winter Carnival Cash Bonus Bonanza! by Tony McMahon

Winter Carnival Cash Bonus Bonanza! by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/06/2022

In an unprecedented move, the Rockhampton Jockey Club has announced cash bonus packages totalling $27,500 to be won by leading trainers over a ...

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Rocky Turf Talk EP62

Rocky Turf Talk EP62 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/06/2022

Russell talks with Ian Mill about the upcoming events and highlights in our Winter Racing Carnival.

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Winter Carnival Local Trainers Bonus! by Tony McMahon

Winter Carnival Local Trainers Bonus! by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/06/2022

The Rockhampton Jockey Club is expected to announce on Thursday a lucrative cash bonus scheme for local trainers only competing over the duration ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/05/2022

It was the morning after the night before when the question was posed by Bill Reid. “Jamie how much is that horse going to cost to land from New ...

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Rocky Turf Talk EP61

Rocky Turf Talk EP61 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/05/2022

Russell speaks to trainer Nick Walsh about his runners for Friday, 27th May 2022. Click here to watch this episode    

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SWEETDOLLY$$$$ by Tony McMahon

SWEETDOLLY$$$$ by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/05/2022

Exceptionally talented Rockhampton filly Sweet Dolly was sold for $320,000 late on Tuesday afternoon at the Magic Millions National Broodmare and ...

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Rocky PREVIEW with Tony McMahon

Rocky PREVIEW with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/05/2022

Rockhampton racegoers are set for a mammoth session of racing at Callaghan Park on Thursday stretching over 330 minutes and ending at 4.42pm. No ...

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Trainer Notice

Trainer Notice | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/05/2022

TRAINERS: Please find attached the draft program submitted by RQ’s Col Truscott for the month of September. Also attached are the draft race ...

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Resignation Operations Manager Kelly Suli

Resignation Operations Manager  Kelly Suli | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/05/2022

It is with deep regret that I notify you of the resignation of Kelly Suli our Operations Manager. Kelly informed me Friday morning  that she will ...

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Meeting ABANDONED – Rockhampton 14 May

Meeting ABANDONED – Rockhampton 14 May | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/05/2022

  Racing Queensland (RQ) confirms that the Rockhampton Jockey Club race meeting scheduled for this Saturday, May 14, has been abandoned. The ...

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SPECIAL OFFER – RJC Members

SPECIAL OFFER – RJC Members | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/05/2022

  Opera Queensland’s The Sopranos comes to Rockhampton this Thursday, celebrating the bold and rebellious roles women have played throughout ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky – With Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky – With Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/05/2022

RACINGAROUNDROCKY 2022-05-12 News on Wednesday that the 2023 The Archer will be staged at Callaghan Park on Sunday, April 30 as a “one off” (non- ...

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NEW Caterers at Callaghan Park

NEW Caterers at Callaghan Park | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/05/2022

  The Rockhampton Jockey Club is excited to announce from today our NEW Caterers A Days Graze Catering will now be operating on all race ...

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That’s a WRAP The Archer – article by Tony McMahon

That’s a WRAP  The Archer – article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/05/2022

  Rockhampton racing rocketed to unparalleled heights on the crest of the inaugural running of Saturday’s $652K The Archer race day, the ...

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Rockhampton Barrier Trials Jumpouts Monday 9 May

Rockhampton Barrier Trials Jumpouts Monday 9 May | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/05/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Barrier-Trials-Jumpouts-Monday-9-May-ROCKHAMPTON.pdf

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CQARC Rockhampton – ACCEPTANCES Saturday 7 May

CQARC Rockhampton – ACCEPTANCES Saturday 7 May | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/05/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/0705CQ-AMAT-ROCK-JOCKS.pdf

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RACING AROUND ROCKY with Tony McMahon

RACING AROUND ROCKY with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/05/2022

  Bill Reid the chairman of the Rocky Amateurs summed it up succinctly when he said “I am over the moon with the nominations”. He was making ...

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The Archer Day – ARTICLE BY TONY McMAHON

The Archer Day – ARTICLE BY TONY McMAHON | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/05/2022

  The final piece in the jigsaw puzzle regarding riding engagements for Saturday’s $440K The Archer at Callaghan Park has been finalised ...

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Bring on The Archer at Callaghan Park racecourse on Saturday week. Article by Tony McMahon

Bring on The Archer at Callaghan Park racecourse on Saturday week.  Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/04/2022

The Archer ($440,000), the richest race in the 154 years history of Rockhampton racing has lived up to its hype by luring the most affluent field ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky – With Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky – With Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/04/2022

Racing certainly can be a “bitch”. Just last Thursday at Callaghan Park, former Rocky lass the now Sunshine Coast apprentice Montana Philpott ...

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YEPPOON Barrier Trials/Jump Out Fields 8.00am start

YEPPOON Barrier Trials/Jump Out Fields  8.00am start | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/04/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2604YEPP-BARRIER-TRIALS.pdf https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Jump-outs.pdf

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RJC Members News – Thursday 21 April 2022

RJC Members News – Thursday 21 April 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/04/2022

RJC Members This year’s HYGAIN MITAVITE CYS Carnival was certainly a huge success. The two back-to-back meetings saw record crowds in attendance ...

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A Day for Hamish – Article by Tony McMahon

A Day for Hamish – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/04/2022

If ever the quote sits comfortably with Rockhampton jockey and mother Natalea Summers it would have to be “a boy’s best friend is his mother”. ...

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RACING around ROCKY with Tony McMahon

RACING around ROCKY with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/04/2022

I keep writing about the classy line-up of jockeys regularly riding at the RJC’s so called mid-week (not that Monday, Tuesday and Friday fit that ...

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Rocky Turf Talk EP60

Rocky Turf Talk EP60 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews20/04/2022

Russell talks to Jamie McConachy about his two runners, Monsieur Macron and Bauhinia Beans. Click here to view episode

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RJC TRAINERS Information – AUGUST PROGRAMS – please read all attachments

RJC TRAINERS Information – AUGUST PROGRAMS – please read all attachments | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/04/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/August-Race-programs.pdf     ...

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UPDATE – Sweet Dolly – article by Tony McMahon

UPDATE – Sweet Dolly – article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/04/2022

  The idiom “all good things must come to an end” must sit uncomfortably with the connections of outstanding Rockhampton 3YO filly Sweet ...

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Proposed PROGRAM SCHEDULE JULY 22

Proposed PROGRAM SCHEDULE JULY 22 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews12/04/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Rockhampton-July-2022-Programs.pdf

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Barrier Trials MONDAY 11 APRIL 2022

Barrier Trials MONDAY 11 APRIL 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/04/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/BT-JO-MON-11-APRIL.pdf

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Rocky Turf Talk EP59

Rocky Turf Talk EP59 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/04/2022

Russell talks to Clinton Taylor about his hopes for Zipping Irish and She’s Winning 2022 Capricornia Yearling Sale Classic Race Day Click ...

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Have horse will travel – Article by Tony McMahon

Have horse will travel – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/04/2022

  If there was a prize for reward for effort, Miles based journeyman jockey Luke Miller and Mackay trainer John Manzelmann would certainly ...

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ONE MORE SLEEP BY Tony McMahon

ONE MORE SLEEP BY Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/04/2022

RJCITSHERE 2022-04-08   It’s time consuming and it seems like I have been writing about it forever but it has finally arrived. Of course, I ...

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Rocky Turf Talk EP58

Rocky Turf Talk EP58 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/04/2022

Russell talks to Capricornia Yearling Sales co-ordinator Tony Fenlon Click here to view episode

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RACING AROUND ROCKY with Tony McMahon

RACING AROUND ROCKY with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews05/04/2022

  Last season’s premiership winning trainer Ricky Vale is currently enjoying what can only be described as a phenomenal winning trot. Since ...

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WALK down MEMORY LANE – with Tony McMahon

WALK down MEMORY LANE – with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/04/2022

  The accompanying photograph of the presentation to the winners after the running of the 1996 CQ Breeders 2YO Classic (1200m) (now the CYS ...

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Lead up to the CYS 22 – Article by Tony McMahon

Lead up to the CYS 22 – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews31/03/2022

  The name Stewart Park Stud is synonymous with the Central Queensland thoroughbred breeding industry, Stewart Park was at the forefront of ...

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WALK down MEMORY LANE with Tony McMahon

WALK down MEMORY LANE with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/03/2022

  The running of the 1990 $100,OOO Power’s 2YO Classic (1200m) at Callaghan Park on Saturday April 21 created massive publicity and ...

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WALK down MEMORY LANE – WITH Tony McMahon

WALK down MEMORY LANE – WITH Tony  McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/03/2022

This is a 1990 clipping in The Morning Bulletin leading up to what is now the Capricornia Yearling Sale Carnival. The year was hugely significant ...

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Supplementary LOTS 2022 HYGAIN MITAVITE CYS

Supplementary LOTS 2022 HYGAIN MITAVITE CYS | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/03/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/22RPR-122-134-Supplementary.pdf

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RACING around ROCKY – With Tony McMahon

RACING around ROCKY – With Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/03/2022

RACINGAROUNDROCKY 2022-3-29 The big news this week is that the Hygain Capricornia Yearling Sale on Sunday week at the Rockhampton Showgrounds ...

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UPDATED Order of Entry 2yo classic – Monday 28 March

UPDATED Order of Entry 2yo classic – Monday 28 March | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/03/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/0904ROCK.pdf

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2022 HYGAIN MITAVITE CYS CARNIVAL – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW!

2022 HYGAIN MITAVITE CYS CARNIVAL – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/03/2022

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TRAINERS INVITATION TO ATTEND – RQ WHS Presentation and RJC Program Meeting – Wed 31 March

TRAINERS INVITATION TO ATTEND – RQ WHS Presentation and RJC Program Meeting – Wed 31 March | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/03/2022

    RQ is inviting all interested trainers to attend a presentation and discussion on workers’ compensation and workplace health & ...

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ORDER OF ENTRY CAPRICORNIA YEARLING SALES 2YO CLASSIC

ORDER OF ENTRY CAPRICORNIA YEARLING SALES 2YO CLASSIC | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/03/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/0904ROCK-002.pdf

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Barrier Trials and Jumpouts Wednesday 23 March 2022

Barrier Trials and Jumpouts Wednesday 23 March 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/03/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Barrier-Trials-Jumpouts-Wed-23-March.pdf

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RJC Members Newsletter 21 March 2022

RJC Members Newsletter 21 March 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/03/2022

  Racing returns to Callaghan Park Tuesday afternoon for seven races with the first race kicking off at 1.34pm.  ONLINE RACE BOOK – ...

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ONLINE RACE BOOK Tuesday 22 March 2022

ONLINE RACE BOOK Tuesday 22 March 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/03/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Rockhampton_22032022_FINAL.pdf

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RACING AROUND ROCKY – With Tony McMahon

RACING AROUND ROCKY – With Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/03/2022

What a great weekend for Rockhampton racing through the deeds of Better Rain and Master Jamie at the Gold Coast. Dual Rocky 2YO winner Better ...

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Gold Coast QTIS Jewel RACEDAY Preview – by Tony McMahon

Gold Coast QTIS Jewel RACEDAY Preview – by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/03/2022

To say that Rockhampton trained horses did not fare too well with their barrier draws at Saturday’s $1.6M feature Gold Coast race day would be ...

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Racing AROUND Rocky – with Tony McMahon

Racing AROUND Rocky – with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/03/2022

RACINGAROUNDROCKY2022-03-16 After being a racing correspondent all over the place for 50 years now, the question is often asked of me “would that ...

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Rocky horses to feature on Saturday – Article by Tony McMahon

Rocky horses to feature on Saturday – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/03/2022

Jockey Les Tilley will feature prominently when a contingent of Rockhampton horses, trainers and owners along with dozens of other Central ...

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St Patrick’s Day Races PREVIEW – Tony McMahon

St Patrick’s Day Races PREVIEW – Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/03/2022

Roving trainer Tom Button, with current stables at the Sunshine Coast and Townsville will be chasing the luck of the Irish during a three-pronged ...

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TRACKWORK Training TIMES Rockhampton Jockey Club

TRACKWORK Training TIMES Rockhampton Jockey Club | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews09/03/2022

Trackwork Training TIMES Rockhampton Jockey Club Sand Track – 3am – 8am Back Track – 6am (or Daylight) – 8.30am          ...

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NEW! Racing around Rocky with Tony McMahon

NEW! Racing around Rocky with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/03/2022

    Plans for Sweet Dolly to annex a rare double and contest the $500K Aquis Jewel 3YO Plate (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday, ...

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Barrier Trials and Jumpout Fields Monday 7 March

Barrier Trials and Jumpout Fields Monday 7 March | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/03/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Barrier-Trials-and-Jumpout-Fields-Monday-7-March.pdf

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Race Day Preview – ARTICLE BY Tony McMahon

Race Day Preview – ARTICLE BY Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews04/03/2022

  Fresh from winning the recent $252K GR 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) in Sydney with Best of Bordeaux, Gold Goast trainer Kacy Fogden ...

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Rockhampton St Patrick’s Day Race Club – Saturday, March 12 –  Additional Race Programmed

Rockhampton St Patrick’s Day Race Club – Saturday, March 12 –  Additional Race Programmed | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/03/2022

Rockhampton St Patrick’s Day Race Club – Saturday, March 12 –  Additional Race Programmed   Racing Queensland confirms that an additional race ...

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2022 HYGAIN MITAVITE CAPRICORNIA YEARLING SALES – Catalogue

2022 HYGAIN MITAVITE CAPRICORNIA YEARLING SALES – Catalogue | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/03/2022

https://catalogue.magicmillions.com.au/sale/22RPR

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NEW ! Racing AROUND ROCKY – with Tony McMahon

NEW ! Racing AROUND ROCKY – with Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/03/2022

Racing Around Rocky – This is the first edition of a new column compiled by Tony McMahon titled RACING AROUND ROCKY which will provide ...

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DATE CHANGE – RQ Discussion on workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety in the racing industry

DATE CHANGE – RQ  Discussion on workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety in the racing industry | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/02/2022

RQ is inviting all interested trainers to attend a presentation and discussion on workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety in the ...

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St Patrick’s Day Races Fashions on the Field CRITERIA – Saturday 12 March 2022

St Patrick’s Day Races Fashions on the Field CRITERIA – Saturday 12 March 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/02/2022

Do you love fashion? Have you created a show stopping outfit for St Patrick’s Day Races? Why not enter this years Fashions in the Field! A panel ...

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“Hard to keep a good woman down” – Article by Tony McMahon

“Hard to keep a good woman down” – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/02/2022

The politically corrected idiom “it’s hard to keep a good woman down” is appropriate while at the same time seemingly inadequate when applied to ...

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Jemeldi heads to Skyline Stakes – Article by Tony McMahon

Jemeldi heads to Skyline Stakes – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/02/2022

His bevy of Rockhampton owners are hoping their unbeaten gelding, Jemeldi, can join an elite club when he contests the $202,000 GR 2 Skyline ...

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Street Glory heads towards 2YO Classic – Article by Tony McMahon

Street Glory heads towards 2YO Classic – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/02/2022

  Debutante filly Street Glory raced her way into a campaign aimed at the $125K Capricornia Yearling Sales 2YO Classic (1200m) with a ...

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Workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety in the racing industry – RQ

Workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety in the racing industry – RQ | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/02/2022

RQ is inviting all interested trainers to attend a presentation and discussion on workers’ compensation and workplace health & safety in the ...

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Sweet Dolly on the way back – Article by Tony McMahon

Sweet Dolly on the way back – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/02/2022

  The jockey (Justin Stanley) and the horse (Sweet Dolly) both pulled up well and naturally the trainer (Kevin Hansen) and the owner ...

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Queensland Thoroughbred Owners Association Membership Application FORM

Queensland Thoroughbred Owners Association Membership Application FORM | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/02/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/QTOA-Regional-Membership-Form_.pdf

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Barrier Trials & Jumpout Fields Monday 21 February

Barrier Trials & Jumpout Fields Monday 21 February | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews18/02/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Barrier-Trials-Jumpouts-21-Feb.pdf

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Spry ventures to Rockhampton – Article by Tony McMahon

Spry ventures to Rockhampton – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/02/2022

Widely travelled jockey Carl Spry, now based in Townsville where he holds a dual licence which also incorporates training, brings his race riding ...

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26 year record for CYS draft – Article by Tony McMahon

26 year record for CYS draft – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews15/02/2022

This year’s Rockhampton Capricornia Yearling Sales on April 10 has drawn 118 yearlings making it the third biggest draft in 26 years. The long ...

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Stanley out injured – Article by Tony McMahon

Stanley out injured – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/02/2022

Top jockey Justin Stanley has “scratched “ himself from riding engagements for the next week after a barrier stalls accident at Rockhampton races ...

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ROCKHAMPTON BARRIER TRIALS/JUMPOUT Fields Monday 14 Feb

ROCKHAMPTON BARRIER TRIALS/JUMPOUT Fields Monday 14 Feb | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/02/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/BARRIER-TRIAL-JUMPOUTS-MON-14-FEB-2.pdf

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Memorable week for Tahlia – Article by Tony McMahon

Memorable week for Tahlia – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/02/2022

In-the-news Rockhampton apprentice jockey Tahlia Fenlon will be out to build on her memorable week at Friday’s TAB race meeting at Callaghan ...

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Vale’s duo set to resume at Doomben – Article by Tony McMahon

Vale’s duo set to resume at Doomben – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews08/02/2022

Two of Rockhampton’s equine racing stars are about to hit the track again in preparation for the Central and Northern Winter Racing Carnivals. ...

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Triumph for Jemeldi – Article by Tony McMahon

Triumph for Jemeldi – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/02/2022

In keeping with his policy of targeting juvenile races throughout Queensland, former premier Rockhampton trainer Tom Button triumphed scoring a ...

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Dolly’s BACK – article by Tony McMahon

Dolly’s BACK – article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/02/2022

Sweet Dolly, the rags to riches Cinderella Princess of Rockhampton racing is just over three weeks away from making her long awaited return after ...

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Big day out for Taylor – Article BY Tony McMahon

Big day out for Taylor – Article BY Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews28/01/2022

I have often heard it said that you can take the boy out of Rocky but not Rocky out of the boy. With respect to two former multiple Rockhampton ...

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Barrier Trials/ Jumpouts Friday 28 Jan

Barrier Trials/ Jumpouts Friday 28 Jan | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews27/01/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/28-.pdf

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Download RACE BOOK – 27/01/22

Download RACE BOOK – 27/01/22 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/01/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Rockhampton_27012022_FINAL.pdf

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RJC Awards Presentations – Article by Tony McMahon

RJC Awards Presentations – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/01/2022

  In the days of old – well actually not so long ago when bookmakers twirled the knobs setting the prices, racegoers always shopped for and ...

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Nice win for Morgan – Article by Tony McMahon

Nice win for Morgan – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews24/01/2022

  The racing world of Rockhampton’s Jason Morgan has entered a new sphere through last Thursday’s Callaghan Park winner Tour De Dream which ...

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The Archer on Jamie’s agenda – Article by Tony McMahon

The Archer on Jamie’s agenda – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews21/01/2022

Rockhampton’s richest race the $440K The Archer (1300m) is on the agenda for mercurial local sprinter Master Jamie but there is a catch involved. ...

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Rockhampton Racebook 20/01

Rockhampton Racebook 20/01 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/01/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Rockhampton_20012022_FINAL.pdf

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Good start for CYS grads – Article by Tony McMahon 

Good start for CYS grads – Article by Tony McMahon  | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/01/2022

    A spate of recent winning performances from graduates of Rockhampton’s Capricornia Yearling Sale has really shone the spotlight on ...

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“One in a million Stanley” – Article by Tony McMahon

“One in a million Stanley” – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews14/01/2022

Just a tick short of 23 hours before the $2M Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday, jockey Justin Stanley will be ...

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Barrier Trial/Jumpout Fields Wednesday 12 January ROCKHAMPTON 7.30AM START

Barrier Trial/Jumpout Fields Wednesday 12 January ROCKHAMPTON 7.30AM START | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/01/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/12-Jan-FIELDS.pdf

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Nominations extended. CYS 2022

Nominations extended.  CYS 2022 | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews10/01/2022

Capricornia  Yearling Sale 2022 nominations for the catalogue have been extended and will now close on Friday 21st January 2022. Any nominations ...

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FOUR TAB MEETINGS IN FIVE DAYS – Article by Tony McMahon

FOUR TAB MEETINGS IN FIVE DAYS – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/01/2022

Once it was inconceivable but now it is stark reality. Call it a plain old Merry-Go-Round or in more of a timely term a juggernaut but regardless ...

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Download your online Race Book here:

Download your online Race Book here: | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/01/2022

https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Rockhampton_11012022_FINAL.pdf

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RJC Premiership Awards Evening – Article By Tony McMahon

RJC Premiership Awards Evening – Article By Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/01/2022

2022-01-08 PREMIERS The Rockhampton Jockey Club’s presentation evening for premiership winners for last season will take place at Callaghan Park ...

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Notice to trainers – CEO Ian Mill

Notice to trainers – CEO Ian Mill | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews06/01/2022

  Hello all, Following the recent visit from Racing Queensland I am looking to implement a couple of changes that will realign our team’s ...

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Thursday 30 December – ONLINE Race Book

Thursday 30 December – ONLINE Race Book | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews29/12/2021

Download your online race book here..       https://callaghanpark.com.au/wp-content/uploads/Rockhampton_30122021_FINAL-1.pdf  

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Tony Fenlon appointed 2022 CYS Convenor – Article by Tony McMahon

Tony Fenlon appointed 2022 CYS Convenor – Article by Tony McMahon | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews17/12/2021

Rockhampton’s Tony Fenlon, the man who orchestrated Australia’s first fully online yearling sale in 2020 has been appointed convenor for the 2022 ...

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2021 LJ HOOKER DASHI DASH REGISTRATION FORM – AMENDED

2021 LJ HOOKER DASHI DASH REGISTRATION FORM – AMENDED | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews11/12/2021

NOW being held on Thursday 30 December 2021 after the races. ...

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Race Meeting brought forward

Race Meeting brought forward | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/12/2021

The Rockhampton Jockey Club’s Family Kid’s Race Day originally scheduled for Friday week December 17 has been brought forward to next Monday, ...

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Meeting Rescheduled

Meeting Rescheduled | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews07/12/2021

Rockhampton Jockey Club Meeting Friday December 17 – Rescheduled To Monday December 13 Racing Queensland confirms that the Rockhampton ...

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Additional Race Programmed  

Additional Race Programmed    | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews02/12/2021

Racing Queensland confirms that an additional race has been added to the program for the Rockhampton Club meeting on Friday, December 17. 2YO ...

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Biggest Saturday for 2021!

Biggest Saturday for 2021! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews01/12/2021

Racegoers attending Saturday’s Rockhampton Christmas races at Callaghan Park are already winners with an enlarged schedule of eight races ...

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A picture paints a thousand words

A picture paints a thousand words | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews30/11/2021

If ever a picture painted a thousand words it is the accompanying one depicting barrier attendants loading a troublesome horse into the gates at ...

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Timely boost to Rocky race riding ranks

Timely boost to Rocky race riding ranks | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/11/2021

In a timely boost to Rockhampton’s race riding ranks, Callaghan Park apprentice Tahlia Fenlon has been granted her provincial jockey’s licence. ...

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2021 LJ HOOKER Dashi Dash

2021 LJ HOOKER Dashi Dash | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews26/11/2021

Enter your dachshund in the 3RD running of RJC Dashi Dash Races now! It doesn’t matter if your wiener dog is a real race champion or a race ...

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2022 CYS Nominations

2022 CYS Nominations | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews25/11/2021

Nominations for the 2022 Capricorn Yearling Sale are now open to QTIS Registered and Non QTIS Registered Horses, click here to register ...

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Jump-out Results & Barrier Trials

Jump-out Results & Barrier Trials | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews16/11/2021

Click here to view the 8th November 2021 Jump-out results and Barrier trails

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New website launch

New website launch | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews22/09/2021

The Rockhampton Jockey Club are proud to announce the launch of our new website! We invite you to browse the site and check out our race day ...

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Committee Nominations

Committee Nominations | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/08/2021

Rockhampton Jockey Club Incorporated – Call for Nominations Notice is given to the Members of the Rockhampton Jockey Club Incorporated (RJC) that ...

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NOTICE OF AGM

NOTICE OF AGM | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews23/08/2021

Rockhampton Jockey Club Incorporated – Notice of Annual General Meeting Take notice that the annual general meeting of the Rockhampton Jockey ...

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Exciting times ahead!

Exciting times ahead! | Rockhampton Jockey Club - Callaghan ParkNews19/02/2021

The Rockhampton Jockey Club is cementing its future as a major training centre in Queensland with the construction of two new blocks of stable ...

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