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Australian Horse Racing

Australian stars in horse racing in the Menzies Era included:

Melbourne Cup winners in the Menzies Era

The Melbourne Cup, the most important race in Australia, is held on the first Tuesday of November at the Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, over two miles (now 3,200m).

"Nowhere in the world have I encountered a festival of people that has such a magnificent appeal to the whole nation. The Cup astonishes me." Mark Twain

 
The winners during the Menzies Era were:


Horse Racing Memorabilia now available (at eBay):

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AUSTRALIAN HORSE HARNESS RACING COVER, SHAKAMAKER 2002 INTERDOMINION WIN

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AUSTRALIAN HORSE RACNG COVER, SUNLINE 1999 COX PLATE WIN

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BLACK CAVIAR AUSTRALIAN HORSE RACING SUPERSTAR LARGE A3 PHOTO 2

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AUSTRALIAN HORSE RACING COVER, 2005 AJC DERBY, WINNER EREMEIN

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AUSTRALIAN HORSE RACNG COVER, ETHEREAL 2001 CAULFIELD CUP WIN

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2018 Australian Guineas Race Book

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MICHAEL WILKINSON - THE PHAR LAP STORY - 1st AUSTRALIAN EDITION 1980

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